..until it’s time for tire and clutch replacement, that is. But there are few affordable cars that lay down four stripes better than the 3000GT VR4. 300+hp in an admittedly-heavy package can be a hoot. The transverse engine layout, since the base car is FWD, can lead to some torque steer not present in the contemporary rivals from Nissan, Toyota, and Mazda, but this is the one to drive in the winter.
The Carfax shows this spent most of its’ life in Ohio and Kansas, two states which salt their tarmac liberally, but this Mitsubishi looks remarkably clean. The chrome alloys are a bit gaudy, but they were a factory option, and still look great after 20 years on the roads.
It’s on eBay in Philadelphia for $18k or offer.