2005 Marcos TSO GT2
(from Marcos Press
Release) Marcos Engineering Limited is pleased to announce
the new Marcos TSO GT2 coupe is making its world debut today at
London’s Canary Wharf Motorexpo. The GT2 is a race bred Grand Tourer
that delivers superb handling and stunning performance. Customers
can choose from a Sports Package that offers sports suspension,
racing brakes and an awe inspiring 475 horsepower, or a Touring
Package that includes softer suspension and additional touring
features. Pricing for the GT2 starts at just £49,995.
The Marcos motorsport bloodline is also visible in the GT2’s impressive test track performance. Weighing just 1150 kg, the GT2 can accelerate to 60 mph in 4 seconds and to 100 mph in 9 seconds with a top speed of 185 mph. The GT2 also performs superbly on the open road. Its 50/50 weight distribution inspires driving confidence and its broad torque curve yields effortless overtaking – accelerating from 50 to 70 mph in only 2 seconds.
Driving agility and impressive road holding are achieved through extensive chassis development under a partnership with Prodrive – a worldwide leader in chassis dynamics, vehicle dynamic systems and powertrains. Prodrive has six World Rally titles and five British Touring Car Championships to their name.
“The TSO GT2 marks the
return of the race bred Marcos coupe in modern form”, said Tony
Stelliga, Chairman of Marcos Engineering. ”Our extensive Engineering
efforts have produced an outstanding Grand Touring car with
excellent track capabilities – and a new price/performance point in