Mitsubishi 3000GT

               GTO Twin Turbo

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    History:
Unvailed in 1991 the Mitsubishi GTO took the sports car world by storm. The GTO VR4 was cramed with technology at a price less than the top comparable performance cars from Europe. It was the for runner of the Starion 2.0L. The US versions were sold by Dodge  and badged Stealth.



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   Features:
Twin Turbo Twin intercooled V6 Quad cam 24 valves 296HP engine Full time all wheel drive Five speed manual Getrag gearbox Speed sensitive four wheel steering Computer controlled suspension Antilock brakes Four piston calipers Speed sensitive aerofoils Adjustable exhaust sound SRS air bag system Roll over valve side door beams Electric seat full leather


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   Performance:

Top Speed 160 mph (263kmh)      0 - 60 mph in 5 seconds

    Comparisons:


Make and model Top Speed 0 to 60mph Max H.P
Honda NSX Acura 168mph 5.2 seconds 270hp at 7100rpm
Mazda RX7 Twin Turbo 155mph 5.0 seconds 255hp at 6500rpm
Nissan 300 Twin Turbo 155mph 5.5 seconds 300hp at 6400rpm
Toyota Lexus SC400 150mph 6.5 seconds 250hp at 5600rpm



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Specifications:
Engine output 296 Hp: Torque 307 lb ft 2500rpm: Red line 7000rpm: Bore 3.59*2.99 stroke Displacement 2972cc: Max boost 9.7 Psi 5500rpm: Min boost at 1000rpm: Active Gears 1-3.07, 2-1.74, 3-1.10, 4-0.82, 5-0.70 Rear 3.97:1: AWD 45% Ft 55% Bk: Brakes 16" Ft 15" Bk vented 4 pot calibers: Powered Steering rack & Pinion VPS AWS: 1.5 Deg max to Ft: Air dam action 50mph: Suspension Full independant Front coil damper struts lower control arms anti-roll bar: Back coil upper & lower semi trailing arms lower transverse links anti-roll bar: Wheels 16" or 17"Rubber 225/50VR or 225/45/45VR


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    Dimensions:
Wheelbase 2469 cm: Width 1840 cm: Length 4555 cm: Height 1285 cm: Track 1580 cm

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    Options:
Cruise control: Fog lights: Power windows: Central locking: Full leather seating: Electric driver seat 8 way: Climate air conditioning: AM FM CD Audio system with steering wheel control: Electric aerial Electric mirrors: Rear wiper: Drivers air bag

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