The Audi R8 V10 could be the automaker’s most potent efficiency automobile, however in the event you can’t (or don’t wish to) stretch to an R8, you should buy a TT RS and modify it so it turns into simply as quick as its far more costly sibling.
The TT RS featured on this explicit video is formally dubbed the TT RS-R and comes from Germany tuning home and racing outfit ABT. In common type, the TT RS-R from ABT is rated at 493 hp and 420 lb-ft (570 Nm) of torque, however this instance has been additional modified so it now churns out 610 hp and 575 lb-ft (780 Nm).
To place that into perspective, the R8’s V10 is rated at 610 hp and 413 lb-ft (560 Nm), though this explicit instance has just a few modifications, together with a brand new exhaust and air suspension.
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The primary half of the video focuses on three standing begin drag races between the duo. Within the first race, it’s the TT RS-R that will get off the road barely faster and takes the victory. For the second race, the 2 swap positions on the moist observe and it’s the R8 V10 that claims victory. Within the third and remaining race, the TT RS-R driver received the right launch and simply received.
The duo then go head-to-head in a pair of rolling races. Regardless of the TT RS-R having the ability benefit, it does endure from some turbo lag. In distinction, the naturally aspirated V10 of the R8 gives near-instant grunt and wipes the ground with the TT.