Miscellaneous Information

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Here is some information pulled from the 1998 Mitsubishi Motors Product Reference Guide. Some of it is valuable, rest is just some amusing information to know.

  • Target Audience
  • Top Purchasing Reasons
  • 3000GT/Stealth Competition
  • Did You Know?
  • Tamiya GTO TT Model
  • Awards won by the 3000GT / Stealth
  • Radar Avoidance / Information
  • Target Audience

    3000GT SL VR-4 Total Average
    Age: 36 37 45 37
    Male: 47% 54% 79% 56%
    Married: 47% 52% 65% 52%
    College Grads: 59% 58% 76% 61%
    $54,400 $85,000 $107,500 $72,500
    Source: 1997 MMSA Owner Survey

    Top Purchasing Reasons

  • Sporty and Exotic Styling
  • Performance and Handling
  • Technology and Special Gizmos
  • Interior Space
  • Comfort and Luxury
  • Safety
  • 3000GT/Stealth Competition

    The competition listed is based on price range, not performance. We had to make it fair for the other cars!
    3000GT vs.3000GT SL vs.3000GT VR-4 vs.
  • BMW Z3
  • Chevrolet Corvette
  • Acura NSX
  • Chevrolet Camaro V8
  • Toyota Supra
  • Chevrolet Corvette
  • Ford Mustang V8
  • Lexus SC300
  • Dodge Viper
  • Honda Predule V-TEC
  • Porsche Boxster
  • Toyota Supra
  • Toyota Supra Turbo
  • Did You Know?

    • The 3000GT represents the perfect "move-up" vehicle for existing Eclipse customers... or those baby boomers who want some fun!
    • The 3000GT is the "attainable exotic." Compared to its current market competitors, it offers an outstanding array of technologies and features for an attractive price.
    • No sports car offers as wide a range of models and features as the 3000GT --- from the affordable base to the powerful twin-turbo VR-4

    Tamiya GTO TT Model

    Tamiya is one of the few manufacturers with a 3000GT model. It is directly imported from Japan and will cost you about $24 (USA). The order number is Tamiya Model #24108 - Mitsubishi GTO Twin Turbo.

    The kit allows you to set up the interior for an American look or Japanese/foreign look, allowing to choose which dash and steering wheel placement.

    It is a 1/24 Sports Car Series No. 108 model.

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    Tamiya Models

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