15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery

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  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
    BMW M3 E46
    Still considered one of the best driver's cars ever made, the E46 M3 comes packs 343 hp and 269 lb/ft from a 3.2-liter naturally-aspirated inline-6, ideally, mated to a 6-speed manual. 0-60 mph happens in 4.9 seconds
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
    Toyota Celica GT-Four
    Like the GR Corolla, the rally-bred Celica packs all-wheel drive and turbo power. Its 2.0-liter 3S-GTE engine puts out 242 hp and 223 lb/ft, resulting in a 0-60 mph time of 5.8 seconds
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
    Honda Civic Type R
    Honda's hot hatchback packs a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4, which packs 306 hp and 295 lb/ft. Unlike the GR Corolla, however, the Civic sends power to the front wheels only, resulting in a 0-60 mph time of 5.4 seconds
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    VW Golf GTI
    Few hot hatches have the pedigree of the Golf. The German best-seller relies on a 2.0-liter turbo-4 with 245 hp and 273 lb/ft. Depending on which transmission it has, the 0-60 mph happens in 6.1-5.9 seconds
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    Nissan Skyline GT-R
    Nicknamed Godzilla and considered the Emperor of JDM tuner cars, the Skyline GT-R is a homologation race car. Its RB26 packs 327 hp and 295 lb/ft, resulting in a 0-60 mph time of 4.9 seconds
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    BMW M5 E39
    Like the E46 M3, the E39 M5 is considered one of the greatest M-cars ever made. The sleek sedan packs a 4.9-liter V-8 with 400 hp and 369 lb/ft, mated to a 6-speed manual. 0-60 mph happens in 5.0 seconds
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    Honda S2000
    Honda's compact rear-wheel-drive roadster is a "back to basics" driver's car. its 2.0, later 2.2-liter inline-4 still has one of the highest specific outputs, with up to 242 hp and 163 lb/ft. 0-60 mph happens in 5.8 seconds
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    Chevrolet Corvette C4 ZR-1
    In 1990, Chevrolet worked with Lotus to create the ultimate, factory C4. It came with a DOHC 5.7-liter V-8 putting out up to 405 hp and 385 lb/ft. Mated to a 6-speed ZF manual, the 0-60 mph was possible in 4.4 seconds
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
    Mazda RX-7
    The rotary rocket is still considered one of the best-handling Japanese sports cars. Its 1.3-liter, twin-rotary features twin sequential turbos and makes up to 276 hp and 232 lb/ft, resulting in a 0-60 mph in as little as 4.7 seconds
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    Mercedes 500E W124
    Considered to be the forefather of modern performance "Merc", the V-8-powered W124 was actually conceived by Porsche. The 5.0-liter DOH V-8 was good for 326 hp and 347 lb/ft. Mated to a 4-speed automatic, 0-60 mph took 5.8 seconds
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    Buick GNX
    In 1987, Buick wanted to send the Regal out with a bang. In conjunction with McLaren, a 3.8-liter turbocharged V-6 performance version was born. It was conservatively rated at 276 hp and 360 lb/ft, which was good for 4.4 seconds to 60 mph
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    Honda NSX
    Co-developed with racing driver Ayrton Senna, the id-engined NSX had a transversely mounted V-6 with up to 290 hp and 224 lb/ft. Depending on the version, 0-60 mph was done in 5.7 to 4.3 seconds
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    Audi RS2 Avant
    Considered the forefather of all fast station wagons, the RS2 was created thanks to Porsche (like the 500E). Its turbocharged inline-5 packed 315 hp and 302 lb/ft. Thanks to Quattro AWD, 0-60 mph took 4.9 seconds
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    Ford Mustang GT
    The last non-hybrid Ford Mustang (S550) still packs a 5.0-liter V-8. The current version is good for 460 hp and 420 lb/ft. With a 6-speed manual, sending power to the rear, 0-60 mph takes 4.5 seconds
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
    Toyota Supra A80
    Like the other 90s JDM cars, the Supra does not need an introduction. Its 2JZ-GTE packs up to 326 hp and 325 lb/ft. When mated to a 6-speed manual, the 0-60 mp takes around 4.8 seconds - similar to the GR Corolla's estimated 0-60 mph time
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
  • 15 Iconic Performance Cars, The 2022 Toyota GR Corolla Would Have No Trouble Keeping Up With - gallery
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