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?
Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth specs
|Curb weight||1210 kg (2668 lbs)|
|Origin country||United Kingdom|
|0 - 100 kph||6.0 s|
|Est. 0 - 60 mph||5.6 s|
|0 - 100 mph||15.8 s|
|Est. 1/8 mile||9.9 s @ 83.3 mph|
|Est. 1/4 mile||15.0 s @ 97.6 mph|
|Top speed||242 kph (150 mph)|
|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)|
|Power / weight||185 ps (183 bhp) / t|
|Torque / weight||228 Nm (168 lb-ft) / t|
|Layout||front engine, rear wheel drive|
Sierra RS500 Cosworth competition
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CarElitist (guest) 10y ago
Sierranuhvadha 2y ago
yeah two seconds slower than a 420 ps Mustang mark v and at least as fast as Testarossa in dry. So slow! lmao
CarCritic 3m ago
On the contrary. This was the most successful racing car of its day, and beat the countach around the eboladrome.
Zenvo13 11y ago
That's a man's car!
Has anyone seen a girl driving a proper cosworth?
(190E Cosworth doesn't count)