Thursday , March 30 2023

Audi TT 4 (2022): Only a four-door coupe?


This year, Audi celebrates the 20th anniversary of the TT coupe. Now it is a symbolic car that is essential in its scope. In this case, the third generation of TT nods the first draft to reinforce the image of this model that the future could return unexpectedly.

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Audi TT Sportback Concept 2014 Rear View Red
TT Sports Bag Concept
TT Sports Bag Concept

In fact, according to our fellow English site fourth generation of the Audi TT – expected in 2022 – should only be offered in the form of a four-door coupe. The style of this future Audi TT "Berlin product" has been verified by brand management.

After all, the fourth generation TT is about 30 cm longer, including 12 cm from the wheelbase. And it will be as wide as 6 cm, so that the ratio will please the eye.

The silhouette itself is not surprising, and remember the study of the Audi TT Sportback concept, which was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in 2014. What is abandonment anymore? Pure and simple body coupe and roadster that existed in catalogs since September 1998 and August 1999.

How about the TT SUV?

Audi TT Offroad Yellow Front View and Audi TT Sportback Concept Red Rear View
Both the Audi TT Offroad concept (left) and the Audi TT Sportback concept (right) were all announced in 2014.

According to the brand, this new strategy will justify demand declines. But let us not forget the result. dieselgate Reducing the number of the most profitable projects will be an SUV. Audi also plans to reject the SUV-type TT as a prototype of the Audi off-road concept that was unveiled at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. It will still be a milestone in industrialization. When he calls Audi Q4 Or again Audi Q3 Sportback ? patience …

The traditional coupe wins a pair of doors.

Audi TT Sportback Concept 2014 View red profile
The Audi TT, A5 Sportback and A7 Sportback will not miss the four-door coupe.

This market segment is no longer sold to return to coupes and roadsters. Indeed, models that continue to this day are all subject to linkage between manufacturers.

The new BMW Z4 shares its technology base with future Toyota Supra Mazda MX-5 It has for structural binoculars Fiat 124 Spider and Abarth 124 Spider. To complement low sales volumes, the only viable solution is to share development and industrialization costs.

In the case of Audi TT, it is difficult to imagine the prejudice against other brands of the Volkswagen Group.

Time has changed and today is a cheerful four-door coupe. The second generation of the Mercedes CLA is coming soon, BMW 2 Series Grand Coupe And of course, the future Audi TT 4.

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