Monday, August 6, 2012

Video: The Audi 5 cylinder turbo legend, the 90 IMSA GTO and TT RS with Hans-Joachim Stuck

By Johan Laubscher

During 1989 a very special Audi graced the race tracks of America, the Audi 90 IMSA GTO. The car became an instant cult classic with its immense presence and its engine note. The turbo charged five cylinder sound will forever be remembered by everyone who have heard it.

Fast forward to the present day and Audi fans once again have a five cylinder turbo Audi, the Audi TT RS. This car's engine is described as the grandchild of the mighty Audi 90 IMSA GTO engine. Audi of America have just released a new video series on YouTube. The video series is titled “Audi RS Moments of Truth” and features many interesting videos.

One such video is included below. The video features Hans-Joachim Stuck talking about the Audi 90 IMSA GTO and the engineers discussing the direct connection between the legendary race car and the current Audi TT RS. Enjoy: