Audi and Porsche Say Goodbye and Other News – UroTuning

2023 ending also marks the end of production for some beloved sportscars. The Audi TT, R8 and Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo. The TT, which takes its name from the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy, is ending its run after its 4th generation. Based off of the MQB platform the VW Golf sibling, the practical sporty coupe or convertible will definitely be missed. Making its big splash in 2006, the R8 will be ending its 17 year long run after only 2 iterations. It received a refresh in 2015. Based off of the the Lamborghini Gallardo and then the Huracán platform, it was exclusively designed, developed, and manufactured by Audi’s private high-performance car manufacturing subsidiary Audi Sport GmbH, formerly known as Quattro GmbH. Finally the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo is also facing end of life. Wagon’s just can’t catch a break sadly as the Porsche wagon is going by the wayside due to slow sales. With the wagon debuting in 2017, the Panamera is going back to a sedan only lineup for the next iteration.

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