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Vauxhall VX220 (2000 - 2004)

Last updated 5 July 2018


Model Timeline

January 2000
Lotus-based Vauxhall VX220 launched

Elise-based Lotus-built mid-engined sports car powered by 147bhp chain-cam ECOTEC 2.2 litre engine. You feel and are aware of everything the car is doing. 3,790mm long x 1,884mm wide.

January 2003
VX220 Turbo launched

From early 2003, searingly hot 2.0 turbo with 200bhp and 0-60 in under 5 seconds, but this engine is belt cam.

August 2004
VXR version goes on sale

Lightened and uprated 235bhp VXR version from summer 2004.

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