Audi of America Inc. Announced 2008 Audi TT Pricing (US)
Audi of America, Inc. a subsidiary of Volkswagen maker or quality automobiles and auto parts like Volkswagen Cabriolet parts has recently announced the pricing for its 2008 TT model line-up. Audi TT Coupe models will arrive in dealerships in April, while the TT Roadsters is scheduled to follow in May. The prices will range from ,800 to ,900 depending on the model and options.
The TT Coupe 2.0T models start at ,800, while the 3.2 Quattro® models are priced at ,500. The TT Roadster 2.0T models have a base price of ,800, and 3.2 Quattro Roadsters start at ,500. This pricing does not include a 0 destination charge. TT 3.2 models equipped with S tronic gearboxes have a base price ,400 higher than manual transmission cars. The Coupe is priced at ,900 while the Roadster is priced at ,900.
Both of the TT model lines will be offered in 2.0T or 3.2 Quattro form. Aside from that, all 2.0T models will be provided with a 200hp 2.0 TFSI engine mated to a six-speed S tronic gearbox. The 3.2 Quattro models on the other hand will have a 250hp V6 engine and Quattro all-wheel drive. Similarly a six-speed manual transmission is standard with a six-speed S tronic gearbox offered as option.
And following Audi tradition, the all-new 2008 TT is to be equipped with class-leading technology. The newest generation of Audi Space Frame® (ASF) combines both aluminum and steel to achieve lighter weight and improved weight distribution to provide better driving dynamics. The Audi magnetic ride (optional) employs the latest in suspension technology and enables drivers to choose between a smooth ride and aggressive handling.
Audi’s famous S tronic gearbox offers the performance of a manual transmission with the comfort of an automatic and provides fast shifting capabilities at 0.2 seconds per shift. As an added lure the 2008 TT will come equipped with a long list of standard luxurious and sporty features. The standard equipment that will be placed on the 2008 TT includes leather and Alcantara-covered sport seats, automatic climate control, electromechanical power steering, Audi Concert Audio system with in-dash CD changer with MP3 capability, 17” alloy wheels, keyless entry with alarm, cruise control, and a leather-wrapped flat bottom sport steering wheel.
The extensive list of optional equipments enables drivers to customize their TT model to give it a more sporting appeal. The Audi magnetic ride and 18” alloy wheels add to the TT’s sporty handling. Likewise, the S line package takes the whole concept thing a little higher by adding more aggressive front and rear styling add to it 19” alloy wheels with performance tires and special interior leather trim. An Enhanced Interior package includes Nappa leather covered seats and leather covered interior trip components. The TT Roadster models were also provided with an extra storage compartments to accommodate large cargo.
Additional options include DVD-based navigation system with two available slots for SD memory cards, Bluetooth phone preparation, Bose® premium sound with Sirius ® satellite radio, Bi-Xenon adaptive headlights, iPod interface, Audi parking system, and Baseball-optic leather interior (unfortunately available for Roadster only).
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