The Sierra RS500 Cosworth Was Successful On Track All Over The World

The competitive versions of the Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth featured a more race-focused tuning and produced 470 horsepower. The engine is so powerful

that it can produce up to 1,000 horsepower. That really is a lot of power for a 2.0-liter inline four. Cosworth knows a thing or two about engine building.

The Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth's maiden race occurred midway through the 1987 World Touring Car Championship somewhere at iconic

Spa-Francorchamps. The two RS500s demonstrated their skill by qualifying first and second, but they were unable to finish the

race. They maintained their pole position for the remainder of the year, winning more than half of the remaining races on the schedule. RS500 Ford Sierra