In automotive circles turns story that Audi is working on a new sports car that needs to fill the gap between the TT and R8 models.
Admittedly, these rumors in cyberspace emerged several times, but this time the notification comes from a reputable German newspaper. It is said that Audi develops cooperation with Porsche, tied to the new model with mid-engined, which will be a new member of the family R. likely to bear the designation R6, but currently has a working title PO455. Technical data are not currently available, but are said to be based on the next-generation Porsche Boxster, using a variety of engines and drive to all four wheels.
Rumors of this model have been launched with the introduction of the Quattro Concept in 2010, which was based on the A5. Study are moved by the 2.5-liter turbo gasoline engine with 408 hp and 450 Nm. Several years later, it is stating that Audi prepares extreme project that can come into production.