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Fun Little Car
By Ryan on
2006 Audi TT 225hp quattro 2dr Hatchback AWD (1.8L 4cyl Turbo 6M)
This car is incredible. It is fun to drive for both male and female drivers. The interior is slick and the upgrade stereo system is a must have. Do not consider this car to be more then a 2 seater. You can barely fit two small people in the back. Consider the back seat to be bonus space. It does come in very handy. For the size of the car, the trunk space is big. You'll be surprised how big it is when comparing it to a 350z or any other 2 seater cars. My girl friend took this car on a 5-hour trip and she was very comfortable and got incredible gas mileage thanks to the sixth gear overdrive. We have not run into any major problems with the car. So far it has 20,000 miles.
The manual shifting is very easy and smooth. The car takes corners like it's on rails. The AWD system is of course nice for bad weather conditions. The trunk space is excellent for the size of the car. Finally, the mini backseat comes in handy.
There is a lot of turbo lag. You'll find yourself having to adjust the gas pedal a lot when starting off. The turbo kicks in around 2400 rpm. Of course, more power would be nice. Our car has a problem with squeaky brakes. The dealer told us it is normal for the TT's, but he could be pulling our