Originally Posted by Pik0
Would need to be AWD at least and be hitting sub 6 hundreds to compete with that kind of group...
It is already as fast as the WRX's, but not the STi's and EVO's. Remember this is a Ford product to fit in with the XR range, not an FPV product. That's to come I think
The car is reported to be good for mid to low 6 seconds dash to 100km/h
Also this article suggust the XR5 will be priced below$35k
This article also features to HSV Astra (gee that sounds funny) which is bee's d*ck more powerful but is priced in the mid $40k's.