Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
5 minute read
20 Sep 2019
2:53 pm

Audi TT S flies flag for small sports cars

Charl Bosch

Switch it to Dynamic mode as part of the five mode Drive Select system, the TT S becomes an animal.

If ever there was an automotive definition to the title, and indeed some of the lyrics of Elton John’s 1983 hit, I’m Still Standing, it has to be the small sports car. Virtually down and out for the count with the advent of the hot hatchback in the late 1970s, the small two-door sports coupe/cabriolet has seen off the brief spike that was the MPV rush of the early 2000s, right-up until today where its biggest threat comes from the crossover/SUV. In arguably the same mould as that chart-topping track, the Audi TT has and is, uhm… still standing in...