The German automotive giants lifted the curtains off their latest product, the 2015 Audi TT Offroad Hybrid at the Beijing Motor Show 2014. Audi TT Offroad Hybrid packs the latest technologies in the automotive market, the hybrid technology without compromising the brand’s image for muscle on the road.
2015 Audi TT Offroad Hybrid
The addition to TT prodigious line has a very attractive design that captures the eye at the spot. The new model piqued the interest of a number of petrol heads at the exhibition. The outside is boasts a traditional Audi trademark grille flashing the Audi logo. As the name suggests the car has a crossover design of a hatchback and an Audi SUV but being a hybrid the size lies somewhere in between the two. The four-door model packs the same number of passengers inside.
The innards of the car is cockpit design to give it a futuristic look that toes the line of the market trend. The spaceship aesthetics of the steering wheel and the front panel allows you to feel like you are in some episode of Star Trek.
Engine and Performance
2015 Audi TT Offroad Hybrid boasts twin technology of a gas-based twin-turbo 2.0 litre four-cylinder engine that churns out 292 horsepower to all wheels , front and rear. The engine is assisted by two electric motors, one alongside the gas engine, rated at 40 kW and one at the rear 85 kW, that add to create an accumulative power of a whopping 408 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. It is the reason that the 4.39 meters long and 1.85 meters wide Audi TT Offroad Hybrid strikes 60 MPG in 5.2 seconds.
Even though the car has a front engine that German maestros have managed to balance the weight ratio 54:46, front to back. As the name suggests, the 2015 Audi TT Offroad is a Hybrid, it should be fuel efficient, and it is. Even though it has a sporty look and sure does acts like one, it lifts the burden off of your wallet. The New Audi TT Offroad Hybrid gives its customers a mesmerizing 123 miles per gallon, equivalent of a gas-engine car.
Release and Price
Being a concept car this year, the German automobile manufacturers did not give a release date or the price tag on the car, adding more to the prospective customers to keep their fingers crossed, to get their hands on a car that will give them satisfaction on all levels.
So if you are one of those Audi lovers who just can’t wait to get their hands on yet another master class straight from the talented team engineers of the German car manufacturing supremos, wait until the start of next year for finding out the price and release date.