MTM Audi A1 Nardo Edition is Inspired by Group B Rallying
MTM Audi A1 Nardo Edition not only looks phenomenal, but also has exhilarating performance. For the creation of the car, the German tuner took inspiration by the Group B rallying. This Audi is actually based on the S1 equipped with the 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder engine. Of course, the powertrain was heavily modified and now pumps out a lot of horses.
However, it is good to make a comparison, therefore we should tell you that this engine is capable of producing as a standard 231 hp (170 kW) and 370 Nm (273 lb-ft) of optimum torque.
So, to into details, this A1 Nardo Edition (based on S1) has been modified according to Group B regulations. At the moment, the heavily uprated engine boasts 427 hp (314 kW), but the aim of the tuner is to achieve 450 hp (331 kW).
Furthermore, the car stood out during tests conducted at the Nardo facility in Italy. This is where it has reached the 324 km/h (201 mph). For those who need to experience more during driving, the tuner has prepared a race-derived sequential gearbox.
The exterior of MTM Audi A1 Nardo Edition has been specifically adorned with a styling package created by designer Roland Hall from South Carolina. It is actually his goal to see the Audi Nardo achieving 450 horsepower as a final version.
MTM Audi A1 Nardo Edition has a starting price of €120,000. It will come with full certification for road use as an added incentive.