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Cars > Challenges > “Sporty” Vs “GS4”


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Albany, Ohio
United States

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Bethesda, Maryland
United States


1999 Ford Escort ZX2


1999 Lexus GS 400


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About “Sporty”

1999 Ford Escort ZX2

My Dad bought this car when he wreck his truck in the snow about 5 years ago. We got his truck fixed and the car just sat around only drove a little bit until I could drive it, about two years later. Has about 60,000 miles on it.

About “GS4”

I bought this car in 1999 to replace my 1991 Ford Taurus SHO (still miss it). After 78,000 miles the car is going strong and can still light up the Michelin Pilots (after I disengage the traction control).


Specs for “Sporty”

28 mpg city
33 mpg highway
130 horsepower
Manual 5-speed
2.0-liter twin-cam 16-valve Zetec four-cylinder engine

Specs for “GS4”

311 hp 4 liter engine 1UZFE: 3,969 cc 4 liters- 8 V engine with 87.5 mm bore, 82.5 mm stroke, 10.5 compression ratio, double overhead cam, variable valve timing/camshaft and four valves per cylinder.

-Tiptronic steering wheel shift controls
- Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
- Electronic traction control via engine management
- Immobilizer
- Fullsize alloy rim internal and spare wheel
- Stability control
- Wishbone front and rear suspension with stabilizer bar independent with coil springs


Factory Options for “Sporty”

dual airbags
side impact protection
cruise control
moon roof
Solar Tint windows
6 disc cd changer
Anti-lock brakes

Factory Options for “GS4”

Nakamichi sound system


Mods for “Sporty”

American Racing Wheels

Mods for “GS4”

K&N filter, TRD strut tower brace, TRD rear spoiler, BBS 17" rims, WIN racing grille, Ipod dock.


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Points for Sporty Total Votes Points for GS4
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