On the planet of stage rally, each Audi and Mitsubishi have reached a sure degree of pedigree that deserves a nod amongst fans. Every marque has created a reputation for themselves within the coveted motorsport – a trait they carry within the fashionable iterations of their automobiles. Nicely, no less than for the German.
Mitsubishi could have at present left that in its previous life however the Japanese marque nonetheless has the legendary Lancer Evolution on its best achievements. However can the growing older Evo nonetheless has the juice to duel squarely towards a extra fashionable Audi RS3?
In inventory type it would not, however the Evo eight on this drag race is not an peculiar instance. It is closely modified, full with beneficiant weight-saving deletions and an 800-horsepower energy plant below its hood with front-facing turbochargers. It is also geared up with a 5-speed syncromesh gearbox. Of be aware, with all of the deletions, the Evo eight manages to tip the scales at 2,900 kilos (1,315 kilograms).
The Audi RS3, then again, additionally makes 800 hp and turbocharged, nevertheless it’s geared up with a 7-speed dual-clutch computerized transmission. The Audi has an apparent benefit in gear-shifting, nevertheless it’s fairly heavier than the Evo eight at 3,400 lbs (1,542 kg).
Each highly effective, each all-wheel-drive, and each have stage rally racing on its roots. With these numbers laid out, which do you suppose wins this drag race? Be sure that to observe the video atop this web page to seek out out.
And oh, do not miss the primary half of the video the place the house owners clarify their builds. You may by no means know, you may have the ability to decide up one thing to your undertaking automotive.