Audi TT mk1 front end conversion (to mk2)


Hi Guys,

Here’s a great buy!

I recently stumbled on an enthusiast that converted his MK1 with an MK2 front end. Wow, that must have taken him a lot of time to do, I thought. Worse is he’s 99% done but has to sell his 2003 TT with many other goodies (BC BR Coilovers, Miro 111 wheels, custom made rear diffuser, etc.) for a mere $6,000! Seller is in LA, US.

If you ask me, this car is very well worth it if you’re in the market for a custom looking TT. Only thing left is paint! Ok, maybe a new rear bumper to fit the front would help, but man! This project is dirt cheap.

Original post is here.

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Update April 7, 2014. I just saw this pic on instagram! Did not find any info to link it to the owner. Wonder if it’s the same TT?

mk2 front end on mk1 tt

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About andre-martin hobbs

I started this blog just recently because I have so much fun modifying my MK1 TT... that I need to let the world know! And it's also a good reference when looking back at my mods. Ciao for now! Andre
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8 Responses to Audi TT mk1 front end conversion (to mk2)

  1. Manuel Tolentino says:

    This conversion has the best of both versions of the TT.
    Too bad i’m not living in the US, i would’ve buy this project in a heartbeat.

  2. Syed says:

    that has to be one of the most idiotic things i’ve seen done to a TT. The MK1 TT is a design classic…..the MK2 TT is just another blah coupe. Converting a MK1 TT into a MK2 TT is done by people who have no idea what the hell they are doing…..

    • Jimmy says:

      Hater… I think he knows what the hell he’s doing. Looks good to me.

    • alh vargas says:

      the front grill is tight! thats what i love about the mk2…
      good job on doing a custom job that expresses what u want.

    • Cindy or Jay says:

      Thanks Syed. I am in the process of rebuilding a MK1 2001 Quattro RD. fighting to keep it original. Don’t like ganster! Husband doesnt’ agree! Good to have you in my corner!! Cindy Now if I can only Find one Northeast USA ?? Info would be appreciated

  3. adrag says:

    Hate OEM MK1 front end! Tossed my sline bumper in the garbage and bought fiberglass!

  4. David says:

    Hey,
    The photo of the red TT at the bottom is not the same TT; that TT’s been for sale in Italy about 2 years ago (I’m 99% sure this photo is the one I’ve taken by screenshooting it and posting it on UK TT forum). It was available for about 7-8k€ I think, and it’s not the only one! I’ve spotted 2 more MK1.5 TT’s in the past year alone, both for sale from Italy.

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