The motorsports action cars have been in existence for a long time. The sports car enthusiasts are always on the lookout for best race cars of all time, and in this more than a century of race cars, one can find various types of amazing cars available in the market. Not all racing cars that are launched into the market are perfect in all aspects; here are the top 4 legendary race cars that can be cherished for a long time.
Audi Sports Quattro S1 E2
Audi has been dominating the sports car industry for a long time. In the 1980s, the Audi cars have acquired the entire sports car market, and the situation kept changing from time to time. Audi A1, A2, and Spectro cars have been the best cars present in the market until Audi Sports Quattro S1 E2 entered the market. This five-cylinder engine car is nothing less than a monster; These cars are pumping very close to 600 hp.
The Porsche 917 is a unique car, and it was usually designed to enter the endurance racing. But the car has also entered into normal racing and made a great impact there too. Porsche 917 is the one car that has gained success in two types of racing industries. The cars have witnessed success in consecutive 1970 and 1971 years, but with the change in the rules of racing back in 1972 has made this car obsolete.
Porsche hadn’t retired from car racing, and the company focused on the Can-Am racing series. The car got turbochargers with which planned to enter the Can-Am series in 1974, but the series also changed some rules making the car obsolete. Till date, most of the people say that Porsche 917 is the strongest and most powerful car that they have witnessed. There is no exaggeration in calling this car legendary.
Ford attempted to buy out Ferrari back then, but he failed. To take revenge, Ford has designed this Ford GT40 to beat Ferrari in its very own race- endurance racing. Ferrari has been pretty popular with endurance racing, and then came the Ford GT40, which gave it indeed a tough competition.
In 1966, Ford GT 40 finished 1-2-3 in 24 hours Le Mans race. The car won this Le Mans race for the next three consecutive years too. The company launched four different versions of Ford GT40 into the market later.
McLaren MP4/4 is one of the best cars that took part in the Formula 1 racing. The car has dominated the entire 1988 racing season with its amazing skills. In that year, a total of 16 races were conducted, and McLaren took the pole in 15 of them, which is an achievement and a dream. McLaren has made a great impact on the market back then.
These are some of the cars that have a special place in the history of racing. All these cars are from some of the well-renowned companies and carry a noteworthy legacy.