Audi TT 2002 vs Audi TT 2008

Audi TT
2002 - 2005
Audi TT
2008 - 2010
Gearbox: AutomaticManual
Engine: 1.8 Petrol1.8 Petrol
Camshaft drive: Timing chain and beltTiming chain


Power: 180 HP160 HP
Torque: 235 NM250 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 8.4 seconds7.2 seconds
Audi TT 2008 is a more dynamic driving.
Audi TT 2002 engine produces 20 HP more power than Audi TT 2008, but torque is 15 NM less than Audi TT 2008. Despite the higher power, Audi TT 2002 reaches 100 km/h speed 1.2 seconds later.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 9.16.7
Real fuel consumption: 10.2 l/100km7.8 l/100km
The Audi TT 2008 is a better choice when it comes to fuel economy.
By specification Audi TT 2002 consumes 2.4 litres more fuel per 100 km than the Audi TT 2008, which means that if you drive 15,000 km in a year, the Audi TT 2002 could require 360 litres more fuel.
By comparing actual fuel consumption based on user reports, Audi TT 2002 consumes 2.4 litres more fuel per 100 km than the Audi TT 2008.
Fuel tank capacity: 56 litres55 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 610 km in combined cycle820 km in combined cycle
820 km on highway1030 km on highway
540 km with real consumption700 km with real consumption
Audi TT 2008 gets more mileage on one fuel tank.


Average engine lifespan: 420'000 km350'000 km
Engine resource depends largely on regular maintenance and the quality of the oils and fuels used, but under equal conditions the average life of a Audi TT 2002 engine could be longer.
Engine production duration: 5 years5 years
Engine spread: Installed on at least 6 other car models, including Volkswagen Golf, Skoda Octavia, Audi A3, Seat Leon, Seat ToledoUsed also on Audi A4
In general, the longer and for more car models an engine is produced, the better its serviceability and availability of spare parts. Audi TT 2002 might be a better choice in this respect.


Length: 4.04 m4.18 m
Width: 1.76 m1.84 m
Height: 1.35 m1.35 m
Audi TT 2002 is smaller.
Audi TT 2002 is 14 cm shorter than the Audi TT 2008, 8 cm narrower the height of the cars does not differ significantly.
Trunk capacity: 270 litres290 litres
Audi TT 2002 has 20 litres less trunk space than the Audi TT 2008.
Turning diameter: 10 meters10.9 meters
The turning circle of the Audi TT 2002 is 0.9 metres less than that of the Audi TT 2008, which means Audi TT 2002 can be easier to manoeuvre in tight streets and parking spaces.
Gross weight (kg): 1`7051`660
Safety: no data

Audi TT 2008 has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Audi TT 2002 has serious deffects in 135 percent more cases than Audi TT 2008, so Audi TT 2008 quality is probably significantly better
Average price (€): 44008400
Pros and Cons: Audi TT has
  • more power
  • longer expected engine lifespan
  • better manoeuvrability
  • lower price
Audi TT has
  • more dynamic
  • lower fuel consumption
  • more full fuel tank mileage
  • roomier boot
  • fewer faults
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