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Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 '85
Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 '85
Appears in Gran Turismo 4
Gran Turismo PSP
Gran Turismo 5
Gran Turismo 6
Type in GT5 ST[1]
Interior in GT6 Simple[2]
Manufacturer Peugeot
Drivetrain 4WD[3]
Engine PSA Evo 8 Group B-derived 1.8 turbo I4
Max Power 188 BHP
Performance Points 408 PP
Max Torque 26.00 kgf.m
Top Speed 239 kilometres per hour (149 mph)
Weight 1,145 kilograms (2,520 lb)
Power/Weight Ratio 6.09 kg (13.4 lb) per horsepower

The Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 '85 is a Road car produced by Peugeot. It appears in Gran Turismo 4, Gran Turismo PSP, Gran Turismo 5 and Gran Turismo 6.

ColorsEdit

There are two colors to choose from for this car. Both colors are unnamed in the games:

  • Gray
  • White

In-game descriptionEdit

"The 200-car limited edition 205 monster built for Group B domination."

The 205 Turbo 16 is Peugeot's Group B World Rally Championship machine. While both the name and looks indicate that it's a 205, the race version is a completely different beast on the inside. The production car's rear seats were ripped out and replace by a 1.8-liter DOHC turbocharged inline-4 that pumps out around 345 BHP to all four wheels. Allowing all this power to hook up properly was a double wishbone suspension system at all four corners.

The 205 Turbo 16 won its first three races. It also took the checkered flag in the first three races the following year, but Peugeot was not satisfied. So for the company's 20 special modified cars - modifications were permitted after producing 200 vehicles for Group B, Peugeot lightened the car's weight and boosted engine power. It also fitted huge wings, both front and back, to improve downforce. The result was the 205 Turbo 16 Evolution 2.

The 205 Turbo 16 won seven out of its first 12 races and seized the Constructor's Title. With five victories, Timo Salonen brought home the Driver's Championship. In the 1986 season, the 205 Turbo 16 won six out of 13 races, clinching its second consecutive Constructor's Championship. Juha Kankkunen, with three wins, won the Driver's Title. However, the Group B class was admonished at the end of the year, and the Peugeot 205 Turbo 16's racing days came to a premature end.

AcquisitionEdit

GT6Edit

This car can be purchased for 78,400 Credits. It is a simplified car.

GT5Edit

As a Standard car, the Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 '85 can be purchased from the Used Car Dealership for 54,378 Credits. It is a Level 2 car.

GTPSPEdit

This car can be purchased for 78,400 Credits.

GT4Edit

This car can only be bought at the 1980's Used Car Dealership between days 357-364 and 567-574 for approximately 25,000 Credits (the price may vary within appearance). It is not for sale in the Peugeot Legendary Cars Dealership.

NotesEdit

  1. Appears as a Standard Car in Gran Turismo 5
  2. Appears as a simple car in Gran Turismo 6
  3. Four-Wheel Drive