The Original Audi TT Is an Underrated, Beautiful Car

  • Datum objavljivanja: 8. Lis 2019.
    The original Audi TT is underrated -- and beautiful. Today I'm reviewing an original Audi TT to show you what it's like -- and I'm showing you all the quirks and features of the 2001 Audi TT. I'm also driving the TT to explain what it's like behind the wheel.
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  • Ian
    Ian Prije 22 minuta

    My father had this exact car. 2001 TT Quattro, Nimbus Grey with Baseball Glove interior. Lovely car, handled like it was on rails. He passed a few years back, thanks for the memory Doug.

  • V.J.W. N
    V.J.W. N Prije 2 sati

    The European hairdresser car is considered beautiful? I mean they are great value but you either have to be very feminine or extremely masculine to drive one of those.

  • 715rdmail
    715rdmail Prije 3 sati

    Points missed. The storage box between the seats on the back wall. I call it the elbow activated box. Because you hit your elbow on it quite easy and it pops open. It also has a soft top cover that stores in the truck. I really cleans up the look of car with the top down but is a pain to install, hard to get in the truck and takes up too much space. A fun drive!

  • NikillerCZ
    NikillerCZ Prije 5 sati

    Thumb up for Barum Bravuris tyres from Czech republic. Btw, they are horrible :D

  • SuperSaiyan3985
    SuperSaiyan3985 Prije 11 sati

    Baseball glove-inspired interior...GENIUS!

  • ISMLive
    ISMLive Prije 11 sati

    The owner of the car needs to renew his tabs... Just a reminder.

  • Terrell Upson
    Terrell Upson Prije 13 sati

    I have a 04 TT with the dual clutch and mine looks beat the hell up

  • jjmarz1001
    jjmarz1001 Prije dan

    Beautiful design.

  • MrSlowestD16
    MrSlowestD16 Prije dan

    I have never paid the TT much mind because I too believed it to just be a dressed up Golf, which isn't bad at all, but wasn't much else than that -> I'd rather just have the Golf. But this was really eye opening for me. Never looked at it with such detail and it's really got some awesome points about it. It has just the right amount of tech, simple, elegant all around, very nice. Definitely see this car in a whole new light now. Very cool indeed.

  • I_Choose_Us
    I_Choose_Us Prije dan

    Unfortunately, it’s default FWD platform was it’s downfall.
    If it was RWD by default, I strongly believe it would of had a stronger following.

  • e james
    e james Prije dan


    DARK HORSE Prije dan

    Chick car

  • MDHenry4 Henry
    MDHenry4 Henry Prije 2 dana

    Man the leather stitching is ugly

  • Stephen Parr
    Stephen Parr Prije 2 dana

    thiiiisss is a money pit car when it breaks down

  • Manwe
    Manwe Prije 3 dana

    Finally, Audio TT! Thanks, Doug!
    Hope, you’ll review a modern TT as well.

  • Roger Skagerström
    Roger Skagerström Prije 3 dana

    Never been a fan of that generation TT. Looks like a squished Beetle designed by someone with a black turtleneck. To round and to symmetrical front back. Also - the thing with the wheel arches in the hood is Audis fault? Most cars looks like shit with this design IMHO. Especially the Arteon.
    Love those seats though!

  • Gee Lau
    Gee Lau Prije 3 dana

    Fab car ... and the roadster mini came very close in all size etc . Bigger boot I may add and auto box which s very good , 2 good loves

  • Scot Kleinman
    Scot Kleinman Prije 3 dana

    FYI: The 180 came in both FWD and AWD. Both had the single exhaust, although many enthusiasts upgraded to a dual.

  • DispelTheMyth
    DispelTheMyth Prije 3 dana

    circle dots = dimples

  • DispelTheMyth
    DispelTheMyth Prije 3 dana

    the 180hp also came with the quattro option

  • Ryan Ritchings
    Ryan Ritchings Prije 3 dana +1

    I would hate to be selling a car and then Doug turned up to buy it 🤦🏻‍♂️

  • Stephen Montgomery
    Stephen Montgomery Prije 3 dana

    I love my 2017 TTS

  • Mach1_03
    Mach1_03 Prije 3 dana +1

    The original Audi TT looks like the VW Beetle had a baby with a sports car.

  • Abbi Ravindhran
    Abbi Ravindhran Prije 3 dana

    Duog demureo reviews a titi

  • Magnify
    Magnify Prije 4 dana

    Doug is the kinda guy that thinks the old Audi TT is a beautiful as a Porsche 918 or Ford GT. And compares it to the Dodge Viper.

  • georgie peorgie
    georgie peorgie Prije 4 dana

    Just another incarnation of the beetle.....

  • Haile Mika'el
    Haile Mika'el Prije 4 dana +1

    I have a Audi TT 2000 180 hp The car for a person who loves to modify dream it’s endless the body kits that they have for this car can transform it into something that looks like it came out to show room yesterday my car gets so much attention wherever I go I pull up next to a brand new Lexus or a brand new BMW nobody knows that it’s a 2000 I got a brand new body kit on it rims tires and dumped about 340 horses into the car now it’s expensive to modify it but I have personal issues by paying child support so if I buy a brand new car they want to know where the money‘s coming from so I bought an old car and fixed it up it’s a 2000 so it’s not worth anything and no matter what she says the book value says it’s a 2000 vehicle and it’s not worth anything it has 225,000 miles on it but you know I completely remanufactured everything so either pay a car note or remanufactured the car it might be a little bit more expensive but you will have a car that’s not a “ Me to” car you will truly stand out by yourself there are not many of them on the road once you modify it you have an awesome vehicle one more thing haldex The Quattro system I can control it with a touch motion controller I can go from front wheel drive or all wheel drive to rear wheel drive at the touch of a button and add 50 more horses to the car HPA motor sport

  • Power Evolution RC
    Power Evolution RC Prije 4 dana

    I always loved the TT

  • David Hacker
    David Hacker Prije 4 dana

    ...its not!

  • Harold Dorsey
    Harold Dorsey Prije 4 dana

    We bought a 2001 tt Quattro a year ago. awesome little car all the way around. We actually found just a couple weeks ago by accident. That it has a factory hidden multiple CD changer behind the drivers seat. Located in the side panel of the rear seat.

  • YukiBecker
    YukiBecker Prije 4 dana

    No, sorry. That car didn't aged well for me...

  • Brendan Tokazowski
    Brendan Tokazowski Prije 4 dana

    I really hope that intro was sarcasm 😬

  • calvometal
    calvometal Prije 4 dana

    I love TTs 😎

  • Daniel Russo
    Daniel Russo Prije 4 dana

    The first gen Honda Prelude was the first production car to do the wheel arches thing, and it came out in 1979

  • Trevor Pace
    Trevor Pace Prije 4 dana

    I want to know where he got that Escalade t-shirt

  • MrMentalSoul
    MrMentalSoul Prije 4 dana +3

    "It still looks good today."


    • Connor Burke
      Connor Burke Prije 13 sati

      looks better than it did when it came out bru

  • lucderan
    lucderan Prije 4 dana

    Bad Audi: the speaker has no dots!!!

  • Alex Solomonovic
    Alex Solomonovic Prije 5 dana

    Note that real, original TT was NSU 1000 TT from 1965

  • Martin Vajdik
    Martin Vajdik Prije 5 dana

    Bahahaha, it really have Barum tyres? :D

  • Nika Mujiri
    Nika Mujiri Prije 5 dana +1

    New TT is a good looking car, but this one ughh, it's ugly.

  • All Wheels
    All Wheels Prije 5 dana

    Audi TT - UGLY MOTHER FUC..R just another ''Teletubbies'' design car

  • Silver_Arrow
    Silver_Arrow Prije 5 dana

    Review a SLK320 or 32 AMG

  • invincibleDG123
    invincibleDG123 Prije 5 dana

    Audi has started a lot of things on car designs that ended being copied by almost all auto makers.

  • Kevin Schmidt
    Kevin Schmidt Prije 5 dana

    My wife and I have had 2 sub 60k mile 01 TT's. Fantastic cars. Unfortunately 1 was totaled when I was side swiped by a semi truck and we hit a dear outside ellensburg wa and totalled the other. So sad because both had to be among the cleanest 01's remaining.

  • Keith Doran
    Keith Doran Prije 5 dana

    They’re not called circles they’re called bezzels:(

  • Keith Doran
    Keith Doran Prije 5 dana

    They’re not dots they’re dimples :(

  • Keith Doran
    Keith Doran Prije 5 dana

    Absolutely gorgeous example of a TT. Fuck off Doug.

  • ManFred TheLast
    ManFred TheLast Prije 5 dana

    It is not a real sports car like the BMW Z3

  • PJ Nelson
    PJ Nelson Prije 6 dana


  • Stephen Kalogeropoulos
    Stephen Kalogeropoulos Prije 6 dana

    Drinking game. Take a shot every time he says This, Circles and Dots, quirks, features, and another

  • Wesley M. Pierre
    Wesley M. Pierre Prije 6 dana

    Doug Demuro is it in your top 20 of Sports Cars?

  • IEATU95
    IEATU95 Prije 6 dana

    Is this dude on crack, this generation TT looks fucking hideous.

  • PillowBillow
    PillowBillow Prije 6 dana

    "Circle & dots, circle & dots, circle & dots, circle & dots, circle & dots, circle & dots, "

  • amanita333
    amanita333 Prije 6 dana

    so fucking ugly i cant even describe it... worst car on planet lmao

  • Levente Gombos
    Levente Gombos Prije 7 dana

    Doug is the Sheldon of car reviewers.

  • aidanapword
    aidanapword Prije 7 dana

    lol ... "your wind will no longer be deflected" .. context is everything.

  • SPEC:EURO Production
    SPEC:EURO Production Prije 7 dana

    You forgot a about the FUEL CAP😂

  • D F
    D F Prije 7 dana

    The base model had 150 bhp, az least in Europe.

  • GjbMcN
    GjbMcN Prije 7 dana

    I think it’s a great looking car funnily it has a poorer baby sister from different parents - The Suzuki Cappuccino you should try and get a test of one if you haven’t already

  • abc123
    abc123 Prije 7 dana

    Theres no such thing as a German sports car