The Germans once again think about the release of a charged Audi RS1

Among all Audi simply can not decide on the issue of extreme modification of its compact hatchback. This is an Audi RS1, whose appearance is confirmed, then denied. And like the project again given the green light. Recall that at the moment in the line of the manufacturer has a “hot” the Audi S1 with a two-liter “turbo” power of 231 hp under the hood. This version is equipped with four-wheel drive and is gaining hundred in 5.8 seconds, and five-door body – 5.9 seconds. The top Audi RS1 plans to equip the engine from the S3 model, where with a similar configuration, the Germans managed to remove about 300 “horses” and 400 Nm of torque. It can combine both in a pair with the mechanics and the robot S tronic. This engine will allow hot-hatch to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in about 5.0 seconds. If all goes according to plan, the production version of the Audi RS1 will present in spring 2017 at the Geneva Motor Show, and its sales will begin in a few months. Estimated price model will be 42,000 euros.

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