During the turn of the century, the automotive world was flourishing. There were all sorts of great new performance cars on offer, ready to please enthusiasts. Now, 15 years later, we get to remember some of those fantastic cars, thanks to .
Back in 2001, Japanese car show Best Motoring put together a track battle consisting of the market's best performance cars at the time. It includes such icons as the Subaru WRX STi, BMW E46 M3, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, Nissan R34 Skyline GT-R, and even a 996-generation Porsche 911. And what Best Motoring battle wouldn't be complete without a Honda NSX?
In typical Best Motoring fashion, the seven competitors have a standing start, and drive wheel-to-wheel against each other for five straight laps of pure track action. There's onboards, pedal cameras, and because it's raining, a whole bunch of sliding.
Watch for yourself as your favorite posterboard cars go toe-to-toe on Japan's most favorite motoring show.