Marcos Engineering Limited first introduced the GT2 in 2005 — sporting a 5.7L V8 engine that produces 475 hp @ 6500rpm and 395 lb-ft torque @ 5500rpm. It weighs just 2535 pounds and has a top speed of 170mph. Top Gear brings this beast to the track and shows off what it can really do. Watch after the jump.

The GT2 also performs superbly on the open road. Its 50/50 weight distribution inspires driving confidence and its broad torque curve yields effortless overtaking – accelerating from 50 to 70 mph in only 2 seconds.

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Marcos Engineering Limited first introduced the GT2 in 2005 — sporting a 5.7L V8 engine that produces 475 hp @ 6500rpm and 395 lb-ft torque @ 5500rpm. It weighs just 2535 pounds and has a top speed of 170mph. Top Gear brings this beast to the track and shows off what it can really do. Watch after the jump.

The GT2 also performs superbly on the open road. Its 50/50 weight distribution inspires driving confidence and its broad torque curve yields effortless overtaking – accelerating from 50 to 70 mph in only 2 seconds.

[via SeriousWheelsYouTube]