Audi TT Coupe Owner’s Guide

The Audi TT Coupe is a sexy car if you like sleek, sporty design – and who doesn’t? The one drawback is it isn’t quite as powerful as it looks. But even though it only has a 4-cylinder engine, the ride is still smooth and peppy. For most drivers, the Audi TT Coupe has a lot to offer as an everyday driver as long as seating and cargo space isn’t needed.

Find out more about what it’s like to own and drive an Audi TT Coupe in Austin.

The Audi TT Coupe Model Essentials

For more than 20 years the Audi TT Coupe model has been capturing the attention of drivers that prefer two doors to four. The latest version is even sportier than previous generations with a more aggressive look that maintains its effortless elegance. Diehard TT Coupe fans will be interested to know Audi intends to make a 20 Years edition. However, only 999 will be made and just 40 of the coupes will be offered in the U.S.


The Audi TT Coupe model now has a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine under the hood. It might not kick out the most ponies, but it does a great job accelerating the compact TT Coupe. The variable torque and all-wheel drive also help launch the TT Coupe when you give it gas. Paired with the drive select system, many drivers will say that it’s enjoyable even if it isn’t the fastest Audi out there.

The latest Audi TT Coupe performance specs include:

  • Up to 228 horsepower
  • 0-to-60 in 5.3 seconds
  • Up to 258 lb-ft torque
  • Up to 26 MPG combined
  • Top track speed of 130 MPH
  • Seven-speed S tronic® dual-clutch transmission

  • Quattro® all-wheel drive
  • 16-valve DOHC
  • Parking system plus
  • MacPherson strut front suspension
  • 4-link rear suspension
  • Cruise control with three modes
  • Audi drive select with four modes
  • Dual exhaust outlets
  • Electromechanical power steering with progressive steering
  • Audi side assist

Audi TT Coupe Pricing

The Audi TT Coupe starts at just $43,950 for the standard model. Of course, there are a number of options that can be added on, which can increase the price by thousands.

Tech Features

The Audi TT Coupe may be on the smaller side, but it’s got a lot of high tech packed in. A great selection of tech features is something Audi models have become known for and the TT Coupe is no exception.

Notable tech features of the latest Audi TT Coupe include:

  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Audi virtual cockpit with two modes
  • MMI® touch with handwriting-recognition technology
  • MMI® navigation plus
  • BLUETOOTH wireless technology
  • Dual SD slots
  • Audi 9-speaker sound system with MP3 playback
  • Rearview camera
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • 12-way, heated power front seats with 4-way lumbar support
  • Audi connect®
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Audi smartphone interface

 Common Audi TT Coupe Maintenance in Austin

Maintenance is part of the package when you own a luxury coupe. The Audi TT Coupe maintenance schedule includes 29 types of service that starts at 5,000 miles.

Audi TT Coupe maintenance services include:

  • Visual safety inspections
  • Checking for fluid leak
  • Oil changes
  • Oil and air filter changes
  • Tire rotation
  • Brake pad replacement

Keep your Audi TT Coupe in perfect condition with a custom maintenance schedule. You can use the standard schedule or you can work with German Auto Center to create a personalized maintenance plan that’s made for your unique driving preferences and the local Austin driving conditions. Contact the shop to learn more!

Audi TT Coupe Repair in Austin

Audi TT Coupe drivers don’t have to worry much about repairs with newer models. Most owners experience one or less repairs a year. Of course as the vehicle ages you may run into a few issues, which is the case no matter what you drive.

Some of the more common repair needs for the Audi TT Coupe include:

  • Catalytic converter replacement
  • Spark plug replacement
  • Sway bar replacement
  • Ignition coil replacement
  • Flasher relay failure
  • Water pump failure

There have been four TT Quattro recalls since 2002. The last recall occurred in September 2016 for the side marker lights not illuminating.

Get Audi TT Coupe service in Austin for less! German Auto Center is just as experienced as the dealership, but our expertise doesn’t come at a premium price. Give us a call today to learn more about how our knowledgeable techs can help with repairs, maintenance and performance upgrades.