Four perennial ’80s cult favorites
And we don’t mean the Smtihs, the Cure, etc. Neat cars across these two clips, the kind that are right up our alley. As is often the case with Fifth Gear, though, we also get treated to some cringeworthy in-studio banter by a couple of the presenters (conspicuously playing up their assigned roles of ‘regular car guys’), but mercifully it’s brief. Even Fifth Gear is smart enough to let Tiff and Jason do most of the talking.
And some ‘pure engine sounds’ to clear your head:
So in order of preference, which would you choose? As much as we love the E30 M3, for the sheer sake of specialness/’differentness’, we would go as follows:
The Ford rounds out the bottom because unlike, say, the Escort RS Cosworth, we have always liked but never quite loved the Sierra. The same can’t be said about the other three cars that appear here, however.