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Look for some small tweaks in performance

We love the 2018 Audi TT RS. We love its 400 horsepower turbocharged inline-five, its seven-speed dual-clutch transmission and its clean, driver-focused interior. Still, there's always room for improvement and refinement. It seems Audi agrees, as a refreshed version of Audi's hottest little coupe was spotted lapping the Nürburgring with some updated bodywork.

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Also new performance parts for the TT and R8.

Pricing for the performance parts will be announced soon.

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Audi's new five-cylinder engine makes more power than a Porsche 718 Cayman S.

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Germans dump their giant-killing 2.0-liter concept motor

Think of what it could have done in a smaller Audi R8 off-shoot.

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But could a budget 718 work in the US?

After years of ever more expensive sportscars, we work through the idea of a more affordable, less powerful version of the Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman here in the US.

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Some replaced airbags will need to be replaced again.

A new report calls out Toyota, FCA, VW, and Mitsubishi for continuing to sell new vehicles in the US that have defective Takata airbags.

A quick recap of some of the weeks hottest stories. Eddie Sabatini reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute Weekly Recap.

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Audi has revealed the new TT RS in both coupe and convertible formats, both of them packing a nice round 400 horsepower to take on Porsche's latest 718 Cayman S.

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An American pony car outdoes the home team in March.

March 2016 was not good for Germany's sports cars, as two of the best, the Audi TT and Porsche 911, were outsold by the Ford Mustang in their home market.

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Spied lapping the Nurburgring Nordschleife is the forthcoming Audi TT RS Roadster, ready to take on the Mercedes-AMG SLC43 and Porsche 718 Boxster S.

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The British site CarWow commissioned these incredible renders of many of our favorite cars, SUVs, and even a Rolls-Royce as WRC competitors.

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The Audi TT RS has been spied testing near the Nurburgring with a more aggressive, camouflaged body and bigger brakes.

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Audi will bring its digital, reconfigurable virtual cockpit to upmarket trims of the A3 sedan next year.

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Third Gen's The Charm

The Audi TT might not be a style icon anymore, but it's evolved into a better sports car than ever before. Following our test of the Euro-spec model last year, we test the US-spec car on the roads of northwest Oregon.

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Audi prepares a special TT concept for this year's GTI festival at Worthersee in Austria, packing a pair of electric turbochargers to boost output up to 600 horsepower.

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Audi has priced out its new TT, raising the price by $2,000 to $3,000 on the coupe, roadster and high-performance TTS.

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Audi has reportedly chosen the yellow Offroad show car over the red Sportback and the blue Allroad Shooting Brake as the concept that will presage the next member of the TT family, expected to be called the TTQ.

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