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Old 08-31-2017, 10:25 PM   #61
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Matt, don't get one.
why?
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Old 09-01-2017, 11:20 AM   #62
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Man even though they picked the Porsche he really did not lie the engine.
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Old 09-01-2017, 01:06 PM   #63
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I think the 718s are really engineered to perform with the PDK transmissions. They are also fastest in that configuration, and it best suits the nature of the high-tech engine.

It seems a little strange to test the TT with DSG (and, I presume, an LSD), a M2 with a stick (and an LSD), and a 718s with a stick and no LSD--and no Sport Chrono.
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Old 09-01-2017, 01:38 PM   #64
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I don't think you can get the TT-RS with a stick but yeah the no LSD on the Porsche is strange.
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Old 09-01-2017, 03:53 PM   #65
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I don't think you can get the TT-RS with a stick but yeah the no LSD on the Porsche is strange.
Right. So why not test them all with DSG/DCT/PDK and LSDs?
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Old 09-02-2017, 01:49 PM   #66
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Saw this at the Audi dealer, it is confirmed front tires are wider





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Old 09-02-2017, 05:57 PM   #67
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Right. So why not test them all with DSG/DCT/PDK and LSDs?
Because manuals are always better.
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Because manuals are always better.
I think so too from an engagement standpoint, but not necessarily from a performance standpoint.
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Old 09-05-2017, 07:19 PM   #69
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Couldn't ever spend that money on any Audi which shares a platform with the Golf.

We made fun of GM in the 80s for branding cars. This isn't super different.

The TT-RS, S3 and RS3 look downmarket to me.
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