The German edition Autobild reports that Audi has started to develop a mid-engine sports car, which in the model range of the brand takes an intermediate position between the models Audi TT and the R8. It is expected that the novelty will receive name Audi R6. The basis of the new model sports car Porsche Boxster will form the next generation platform, but R6 get a completely different body design. The media believe that the vehicle can run in the style of the concept of the Audi quattro from Concept, presented at the Paris Motor Show in 2010. Audi quattro Concept The Germans are planning to equip a sports car with a new engine of its own design. Presumably, it is a five-cylinder turbo engine, which first receive the Audi TT RS, and then – “charged” sedan Audi RS3. In addition, the model will get Quattro all-wheel drive system. It is noteworthy that the company considering to release not only the Audi R8 Coupe, but also in the back of the roadster version. Plus will be a hybrid version with impact “horses” of the order of 550. The release date and price trends is not yet known.