It 90 not coincidentally are considered the Golden time for sports sedans, because just at this time, characteristics of cars became more and more impressive.
Experts have made the TOP 5 fastest sport sedans of those years. Fifth place managed to get Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG, which has evolved from a business sedan into a sports car, almost without losing comfort. The upgraded 5.4-liter V8 producing 354 HP allows the car to accelerate to 100 km/h in just 4.8 s.
The fourth place ranking is the BMW M5 E39, under the hood, which German engineers have installed a 400-horsepower engine with eight cylinders. The engine has dual Vanos system, which ensured such a high performance. Acceleration to 100 km/h the car needed the 4.7 s.
At first glance, the compact Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 5 not able to stand on a par with the previously mentioned sedans. However, thanks to a powerful 280-horsepower engine capacity of 2.0 l turbocharged and low weight, the car could accelerate to 100 km/h in 4.8 s.
Luxury Maserati Quattroporte has a not so impressive acceleration of 5.7 s. it is faster than its competitor E55 AMG in a straight line. The maximum speed of the Italian sedan with a 335-strong unit reaches 270 km/h, which helped him to take second place.
The leader was named the Lotus Omega, which was powered by a 3.6-liter Buturlinovsky engine producing 377 HP To “hundred” car accelerates in 5.3 s, but had a record by the standards of the 90s “speed” at 283 km/h.