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Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1210 kg (2668 lbs)
Power / weight 185 ps (183 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 228 Nm (168 lb-ft) / t
Introduced 1987
Origin country United Kingdom
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Top speed 242 kph (150 mph)
0 - 100 kph 6.0 s
0 - 100 mph 15.8 s
Est. 1/8 mile 9.9 s @ 82.0 mph
Est. 1/4 mile 15.0 s @ 96.3 mph

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Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth acceleration graph


Engine type S4, 16v, Turbo
Displacement 2.0 l (122 ci / 1993 cc)
Power 224 ps (221 bhp / 165 kw)
Torque 276 Nm (204 lb-ft)
Power / liter 113 ps (111 hp)
Transmission 5
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive


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CarElitist (guest)  9y ago

Why is this thing so slow by today's standards when other special high-performance trim cars back then can still give cars today a run for their money?


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Sierranuhvadha  9m ago

yeah two seconds slower than a 420 ps Mustang mark v and at least as fast as Testarossa in dry. So slow! lmao

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Zenvo13  9y ago

That's a man's car!
Has anyone seen a girl driving a proper cosworth?
(190E Cosworth doesn't count)


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