AUDI TT RS HEADED INTO U.S
Thanks to a successful petition on Facebook, Audi has decided to bring the 360-hp TT RS to the US in 2011.
According to Audi the decision to officially bring the TT RS to the US market had been under consideration for months and to gauge the market, Audi launched the petition on its Facebook page. After 11,500+ signatures in one month, Audi finally made the decision to bring the TT RS to the US market.
Only the coupe version of the TT RS will be offered in the US when it goes on sale in the third quarter of 2011. The TT RS is powered by a 2.5L TFSI five-cylinder engine that puts out 360 horsepower and 332 lb-ft. of torque. The engine is mated to a six-speed manual transmission and Audi’s quattro all-wheel-drive system. It reaches 0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds.
2011 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY
Chrysler held its 2010 Dealer Announcement in Orlando and at the meeting Chrysler showed up the updates to many of its models, including the 2011 Town & Country minivan.
The 2011 Town & Country gets a new engine under the hood. Chrysler’s Pentastar V6 puts out 283-hp and 260 lb-ft. of torque and is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. It gets 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. Inside the Town & Country gets a new instrument panel, instrument cluster and steering wheel. There are also upgraded cloth and leather seating materials.