Audi TT RS bids adieu with a 2022 Heritage Edition tribute

Because it seems, 2022 marks the ultimate mannequin yr of the Audi TT RS within the USA. The German automaker is commemorating this bittersweet occasion with the 2022 Audi TT RS Heritage Version, a restricted assortment of fifty particular models accessible in 5 storied shade mixtures impressed by the unique Audi Ur-Quattro produced from 1980 to 1991.

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With solely ten models accessible for every shade, the Heritage Version Audi TT RS is a becoming addition to your automotive assortment. You’ll be able to select Alpine White (with Ocean Blue leather-based), Helios Blue (with silver leather-based), Stone Grey metallic (with Crimson Pink leather-based), Tizian Pink (with Havanna Brown leather-based), or Malachite Inexperienced (with Cognac Brown leather-based). Every shade mixture has bespoke contrasting stitching.

In the meantime, the TT RS Heritage Version will get an array of ordinary kits like OLED taillights, a sports activities exhaust with black ideas, a deleted rear spoiler, customized 20-inch wheels, RS ground mats, and an Alcantara steering wheel and shift knob. As well as, all TT RS Heritage Version fashions get a 174 mph velocity limiter and unique etching within the rear glass, full with a HERITAGE EDITION script and the 1-2-4-5-3 firing order of the automotive’s distinctive five-cylinder engine.

The Audi TT RS has a turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-five engine below the hood, pumping out 394 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque. All that energy goes to all 4 wheels by way of a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox, working in tandem to push the TT RS from zero to 60 mph in 3.6-seconds.

The five-cylinder engine is a major a part of Audi Sport’s DNA. The unique Audi Ur-Quattro got here with a deep sounding five-cylinder motor, and the engine went on to win numerous motorsports and rallying victories world wide. As a consequence of its distinctive configuration, the inline-five produces a deep-throated and purposeful sound, the rationale why it earned fairly a repute amongst racers and lovers.

1994 Audi Ur-quattro

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When you mourn the lack of Audi’s five-cylinder engine within the TT RS, take consolation in the truth that you possibly can nonetheless get it within the RS3 sedan, and it has extra energy and torque than ever earlier than. And regardless that the TT RS is saying goodbye, Audi will proceed promoting it to different worldwide markets. As well as, Audi will proceed promoting the TT and TTS in America. Nevertheless, we determine it gained’t be lengthy till your complete TT lineup bids farewell, too – except electrification enters the fray.

The 2022 Audi TT RS Heritage Version has an $82,495 base worth, whereas a typical TT RS begins at $74,245. Each costs embrace $1,045 vacation spot charges.

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