ABT Sportsline Audi TT RS-R Roadster Delivers 500PS
German ABT Sportsline has prepared tuning package for the ABT TT RS-R Roadster, which boosts the power output for additional 100PS (99hp) over the stock version.
The 2.5-liter five-cylinder petrol engine now delivers 500PS (493hp) and 570Nm (420lb-ft) of torque . With the additional figures the convertible now needs 3.4Sec for the 0-100km/h (62mph) sprint, which makes it a tenth of a second slower than the R8 V10 Spyder Plus, and 0.3sec quicker than the stock TT RS Coupe.
In addition to the power upgrade, ABT has also made a numerous visual changes, such as the carbon fiber add-ons that enhance the exterior, giving the car a significantly more elegant and sportier look. Among the other goodies are the new, exclusive front grille frame with red TT RS-R lettering, a front spoiler, front flics, front blades, the side skirt add-ons with side blades and the multi-part rear skirt. Finally, the 20-inch ABT SPORT GR wheels in “glossy black” with diamond machined flange rounds of the upgrades. The interior has been also upgraded. It now features refined seats with TT RS-R logo and numerous badges, carbon fiber parts, leather trim, ABT LED-door entrance lights and other goodies available in their catalog.
The company will build only 50 units of the Audi TT RS-R Roadster.