£2000 MR2 Vs £35,000 R8 Vs £100,000 Stingray C8

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BASIT Fixes
BASIT Fixes Pirms 10 Stundām
the old mr2 is the real ride and a dream which i will never be able to full fill
BASIT Fixes
BASIT Fixes Pirms 11 Stundām
mr2 is cheap alternative to Porsche boxer
Jamie Parker
Jamie Parker Pirms 13 Stundām
I'd take the R8, guy I know has 2 first gens as he couldn't decide on white or black so bought both and still has them in his collection
Lost Boi
Lost Boi Pirms 17 Stundām
I never thought a Corvette could look so sexy!
HCProductions
HCProductions Pirms dienas
The sit on is a decent little runner for going down the M1
Kevin H
Kevin H Pirms 2 dienām
£80k in the U.K., $60k in the US. Someone cleared failed at maths… or we’re just getting fucked
slybunda
slybunda Pirms 3 dienām
which car is still running after 20 years?
B3HN
B3HN Pirms 5 dienām
Been looking at getting a V8 R8 lately
Steven Brown
Steven Brown Pirms 5 dienām
2:46 "it's a pretty approachable supercar" eh... it's a sports car.
Steven Brown
Steven Brown Pirms 5 dienām
$60,000 in the UK is £42,000. Why is it retailing for £80,000
Leon Batey
Leon Batey Pirms 5 dienām
I am very certain I don't want that hunk of a american junk.
Jose Palomino
Jose Palomino Pirms 5 dienām
Just came here to say I'd rather have an mr2
hermyfromgermy
hermyfromgermy Pirms 5 dienām
The cheapest Toyota MR2 in Norway goes for 7000£. Not fair.
Grill Simon
Grill Simon Pirms 5 dienām
Were are the €€€€€€€
TFRotA1
TFRotA1 Pirms 5 dienām
Can we take a moment to appreciate the plate on that corvette... how much did "EU69 GYN" cost? lol
Josh Kingdom
Josh Kingdom Pirms 6 dienām
I bought my mk3 MR2 2 years ago and I've loved every minute 😍 What a fun car to drive, honestly get people on the street saying 'Nice car!' as they pass which I don't like to say as it sounds obnoxious 😅
ALph4
ALph4 Pirms 6 dienām
Classic R8 is the best R8. I don't understand why they abandoned that look. They should make a ''Classic edition'' with updated specs but the same look at Gen 1. I bet that would sell like hotcakes.
BoyTheDrummer
BoyTheDrummer Pirms 6 dienām
Better than an MX-5? Have a quiet word with yourself, Alex.
Wretched Slippage
Wretched Slippage Pirms 6 dienām
the C8 is so ugly. I hate it so much! I hope they make it a proper Corvette next time. It can be mid-engined sure but i hope it doesnt look so shit
Ghost
Ghost Pirms 6 dienām
U selling that mr2 lad
Ghost
Ghost Pirms 6 dienām
The me2 spyder is my dream car its segsy af
Ernest Wenham
Ernest Wenham Pirms 7 dienām
That exact c8 is on auto trader for £125000 so £40000 more than he said.
R In-ul
R In-ul Pirms 7 dienām
The R8 still looks astonishing even today
Wyted
Wyted Pirms 8 dienām
Sorry, but they fked up that C8 design. Its rear looks ridiculous and ruins it...
User454
User454 Pirms 8 dienām
Corvette 🤮
John Scholl
John Scholl Pirms 9 dienām
the hell do yall get the $2000 MR2 price point for even. in the UK? in the US they are like $17,000 and up
big_phist
big_phist Pirms 9 dienām
My question is how were you able to find an MR2 for only £2000?
Soggy Salt
Soggy Salt Pirms 9 dienām
In the UK it's easy af
TARZ
TARZ Pirms 9 dienām
Vrrr...crashed 😂🚕
Pyramid Garage
Pyramid Garage Pirms 9 dienām
Corvette owner: European 69 Gynecologist
Craig Blackburn
Craig Blackburn Pirms 10 dienām
i really do hope this show makes it to a big tv network, it capture the love of cars like old top gear along with funny and genuine chemistry amongst the presenters
ardian krasniqi
ardian krasniqi Pirms 10 dienām
Brave of you to assume I can afford a 2k car
Christoph27
Christoph27 Pirms 10 dienām
Got very luck to get an MR-S as my second ever car. I originally wanted a MK2 because I loved the looks but from all the research I've done the SW20 is a bit of a turd stock, I wanted an ultimate cornering machine and the ZZW30 is just that. Snatched one off in Germany for 3k with a hardtop before they rose in price after last winter. The looks already grew on me too.
Jack
Jack Pirms 10 dienām
Think I’d rather pay the £80k for that second hand r8 than that corvette!
XxSpeedyxX
XxSpeedyxX Pirms 10 dienām
More like the car i can afford, but the car i cant get because im 14 lmao
Jabber 1974
Jabber 1974 Pirms 10 dienām
The R8 has aged like fine wine, the C8 induces up chucking in everyone who sees it.
Jabber 1974
Jabber 1974 Pirms 10 dienām
3 ‘I really wanted a different car but this is all I could afford’ cars.
Jabber 1974
Jabber 1974 Pirms 10 dienām
The R8 is looking at the the C8 and thinking, i’m passing the ‘poor mans’ supercar baton to you mate. Nothing screams I can’t afford a proper supercar louder than the C8.
d1strappazon
d1strappazon Pirms 11 dienām
There's no way in hell you can get that R8 for 35 grand. Especially in the US. It's more like 70-80 grand
Ciaran Lonergan
Ciaran Lonergan Pirms 11 dienām
THE Z GEAR
Henry Bridges
Henry Bridges Pirms 11 dienām
Lots of people put a 190bhp 2ZZ engine in the MR2 makes them a lot more fun, i’ve even seen some honda engines in them (220bhp)
Nebula
Nebula Pirms 11 dienām
That MR2 is sooo ugly, what did Toyota think, the previous gen was so sick looking.
James Wallace
James Wallace Pirms 11 dienām
R8 is the best car there without a shadow of a doubt. Nobody wants a big American built car in the uk they just don’t work. Except the mustang which comes in right hand drive
Christine Ayres
Christine Ayres Pirms 11 dienām
Problem is all the MR2s on Autotrader are shit boxes , that have done over 100 thousand miles and people have the cheek to charge £3 grand for them lol , MX5 would be a better buy but again Rust problems lol
jj182bass
jj182bass Pirms 11 dienām
Audi R8 should be amazing but somehow is the coldest "supercar" ever.
Sonny
Sonny Pirms 11 dienām
R8>MR2>stingray
Mayank Maximum
Mayank Maximum Pirms 11 dienām
Corvette vs r8 I like corvette so duh I would buy a vette but Chevy is not in inida and I am a kid and that. R8 is exactly like my toy r8 😭 and not the mr2 I hate it insane I would mx5 or a z
GarThor Son of Odin
GarThor Son of Odin Pirms 11 dienām
We apparently never got the R8 quattro in 07, but we did in 08. Unfortunately they are close to $60k here... curses... ;_;
Ihtesham Khan
Ihtesham Khan Pirms 11 dienām
anyone who thinks the R8 is ugly doesn’t deserve to call themselves a car enthusiast
Ihtesham Khan
Ihtesham Khan Pirms 11 dienām
i can assure you the C8 is the i definitely DONT want and never will. it’s way too ugly to be worth anything. R8 for me all day, everyday.
v1m30
v1m30 Pirms 12 dienām
1:20, 80k GBP or 60k USD, damn, that's like half the price in US isn't it.
Trond Mjøs
Trond Mjøs Pirms 12 dienām
Position of the front registration completely ruins the corvette's look!
Sami Khamis
Sami Khamis Pirms 12 dienām
And yet the r8 still has it
Andris Slisans
Andris Slisans Pirms 12 dienām
4:40 I want Civic Type-R
Tyler Hemeon
Tyler Hemeon Pirms 12 dienām
c8 1.5x the price in the uk and the mr2 is 3x the price in america.
Matt Evans
Matt Evans Pirms 12 dienām
The R8 still looks futuristic, even today. Amazing car.
Alec Karfonta
Alec Karfonta Pirms 12 dienām
I will never sell my mr2. Given me twelve years of smiles. Even with my amateurly installed mods the thing has not had a single major problem. All my money goes into upgrades instead of repairs.
Kyle
Kyle Pirms 12 dienām
Can we just have the gen2 turbo MR2 please?
_Mtthw_
_Mtthw_ Pirms 12 dienām
Good friends with someone who has a first gen R8 and it’s amazing, such a mind blowing car it’s a shame you don’t see many but up in Scotland there’s quite common!
Doc_Is_Evil
Doc_Is_Evil Pirms 12 dienām
Alex said 35k for an R8 V8 first gen gated manual.....
CM
CM Pirms 12 dienām
The MR2 costs 12k minimum i could find, and an older version That version goes from 15k
Liam Kinnaird
Liam Kinnaird Pirms 12 dienām
That c8 running amazing power cause of uk fuel quality
English Car Guy
English Car Guy Pirms 12 dienām
America makes a mockery of no replacement for displacement. Honestly how do they only get 400+horsepower from 6.2 litres
Erick Roldán
Erick Roldán Pirms 12 dienām
3rd gen MR2 = affordable fun 1st gen R8 = similarly fun with better engine sound and more creature comforts C8 Stingray = insane fun and the most expensive of the 3 due to being the only new model yet still relatively cheap compared to most mid-engine cars of the era.
eurosonly
eurosonly Pirms 12 dienām
"Every budget" What can I get for 10 Dollars?
eurosonly
eurosonly Pirms 12 dienām
So after having viewed some listings for the same generation of mr2 I am not actually able to afford it. Even the cheapest one. Gonna have to call click bait title on this one.
Peter C
Peter C Pirms 12 dienām
Rather have the R8..... Stingray C8 is a nice car , but i am curious how the materials and interior hold op in about 10 years from now.... until then , i have the r8 thx...... And that MR2 is just plain ugly and in the days it was way overpriced new for a half celica/half corolla without a roof.... better compared a Honda S2000 against these....
MrAzers
MrAzers Pirms 12 dienām
I still daily drive my 2005 mr2 spyder. It has 106k miles. Have modded it, love the damn thing but it is slow once you get off the line.
Stuart James Photography
Stuart James Photography Pirms 12 dienām
the vette just looks dated already the design is not good. might be amazing to drive but its not looking good already
JT Terror
JT Terror Pirms 13 dienām
there is no r8 for that cheap unless it doesn't have an engine.
Greg Pruett
Greg Pruett Pirms 13 dienām
I'll take a 2zz swapped mr2 six speed manual over the others anyday.
Matthew Dev
Matthew Dev Pirms 13 dienām
£80,000 but $60,000?? That's backwards!
Justin Hedrick
Justin Hedrick Pirms 13 dienām
Hey hey what did the Type R ever do to you?
John Ogston
John Ogston Pirms 13 dienām
You can buy the Ford focus rs for £35,000 I would prob go for that but only fault is that its turning circle is rubbish since its all wheel drive
David Reynolds
David Reynolds Pirms 13 dienām
Who would truly want that ugly MR2 hairdresser's car anyway?
SlackerDrew
SlackerDrew Pirms 13 dienām
I think the Corvette looks crap...
Josh Hulse
Josh Hulse Pirms 13 dienām
the mr2 does 0-60 in 8 secs not 6.8 secs did he say? and 1030kg not 996kg
Jovan Ivanovic
Jovan Ivanovic Pirms 13 dienām
To a lucky few every car is affordable :D
Uncal Bert
Uncal Bert Pirms 13 dienām
"Taxes and shipping included for American winners" - Nobody from America is going to win then lol
Richy10 Vtec
Richy10 Vtec Pirms 13 dienām
good video
KCJbomberFTW
KCJbomberFTW Pirms 13 dienām
Alex wasted the opportunity to lick the R8 wheel “Mmmm nice car”
MADXP 96
MADXP 96 Pirms 13 dienām
Plug off the maf sensor on the r8 You'll have tons of fun
Mikko Matilainen
Mikko Matilainen Pirms 13 dienām
Cheap MR2's in the UK, here in Finland they start at 10000€, driven 200 000km..
Thijs Kennis
Thijs Kennis Pirms 13 dienām
It might be just me buy my god that Corvette is UGLY!
M.K.C. Technology
M.K.C. Technology Pirms 13 dienām
Ain't nobody want no ugly ass C8 Corvette Chevy should have left that shit front engine rear-wheel drive
Kieran Archer
Kieran Archer Pirms 13 dienām
What happend to the mr2 that you bought me hat were supposed to be a project car
Alexandr Fedorov
Alexandr Fedorov Pirms 13 dienām
Three cars, one driver? Come ooooon.
eVOL UC
eVOL UC Pirms 13 dienām
i buy the cheapest new cars i can find, and when the guarantee is about to expire i will sell it. not sure why these videos are recommended for me
Joel JS
Joel JS Pirms 13 dienām
All 3 cars are awesome in their own way, nice comparison!
Ronin
Ronin Pirms 13 dienām
I'd love to have the MR2 and "lightly" modify it.
Ronin
Ronin Pirms 12 dienām
@Alec Karfonta you got that right! 🤣 I spent more on my bike (honda) than the bike itself.
Alec Karfonta
Alec Karfonta Pirms 12 dienām
Thats where it starts. Next thing you realize you've spent more upgrading the car than on the car itself. No regrets
DSX
DSX Pirms 13 dienām
Props to the filming and editing teams. definitely stealing some moves from you guys. That aside, Iove my MR-S and I'm so glad it will be back on the road soon!
stewal
stewal Pirms 13 dienām
In all honesty the Mr2 is the only cool car there. If you saw someone in the Stingray or Audi you would immediately think : knob!
HeadPopBodyDrop
HeadPopBodyDrop Pirms 13 dienām
Still pissed how cheap you got that mr2 I'd pay double, and then some!
99Lezard99
99Lezard99 Pirms 13 dienām
Thing with the R8 v8 is, they mostly dont even make 400hp....so that civic type r will be a real enemy with a tune on it. 😅 Also Honda build a car with that recipy like 15 years before the R8. And the NSX was barely slower then the R8 V8 btw. 👀
Itz nS Dominator
Itz nS Dominator Pirms 13 dienām
That's the same Audi R8 that Jeremy Clarkson drove on Top Gear. I knew I saw that Number plate somewhere
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pickatchew
pickatchew Pirms 13 dienām
There's no way the MR-S can be found for anything less than $5000. If it is, it's not running or needs major work.
Alosius Columberg
Alosius Columberg Pirms 13 dienām
I don't even want a Corvette for free.
gangstalishis
gangstalishis Pirms 13 dienām
Where the fuck is he finding an mr2 for 2k?
Finley Murdoch
Finley Murdoch Pirms 13 dienām
If you can get a decent MR2 for £2500 you’re mad
Justin Marhold
Justin Marhold Pirms 13 dienām
Where can I get an mr2 Spyder for less than $4000 USD? I can't find any 😭
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