Originally posted by Matt Monson
For people's reference, it will redline in 5th at about 145.
Actually, with 205/55/16's it will smack the limiter (6250 rpms) at 137 mph.
The RS was a contender back in 98-99. Today, there's too much out there that has more power. Even in the handling realm, w/o a rear swaybar and tires you'll be playing second fiddle to most of the current hot FWDers.