Our Take on the 2009 Audi TTS
Audi enthusiasts know that "S" is a powerful letter in the automaker's lineup, and it's just as significant in the new TTS. An offshoot of the TT coupe and roadster, the TTS has a host of performance enhancements, like a great turbocharged engine and a special suspension setup, but U.S.-bound versions are missing the one feature they need most: a true manual transmission.
Audi's turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that's found in the TT is one of my favorite engines because it offers a lot of power in a small package. It's also incredibly smooth-revving, encouraging you to run it all the way up to its redline. The TTS' turbo four-cylinder has the same displacement, but... Read More