The Lexus IS200 is the only rear wheel drive car in the BTCC in 2001. ABG Motorsport are convinced, that this along with certain other 'basic strengths' and the 'perfect balance' of the car, give it an edge over its rivals under the new BTC-Touring regulations.
Model: Lexus IS200
Suspension: Double wishbone, front and rear.
2 litre, 4 cylinder, 16 valve.
Double overhead camshaft, mounted longitudinally.
From Japanese market.
270 bhp @ 8500rpm.
Gearbox: Xtrac 6-speed sequential.
Brakes: AP discs front and rear.
Wheels: OZ 17" racing wheels.
Tyres: BF Goodrich.
Engine Management system.
Data logging system.