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Sport & Racings MG ZRX

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9 January 2004 - MG ZRX launched at the Autosport Show

The Autosport International Racing Car Show at the NEC Birmingham sees the formal debut of MG Sport and Racing’s exciting range of XPOWER high performance vehicles and parts.

Making its show premiere is the MG ZRX. Based on the rally and race winning MG ZR range this high performance model features for the first time a two litre variation of the world famous K Series engine developed in conjunction with renowned race engine specialists, Engine Developments.

The prototype ZRX was driven to an emphatic class win at the Thruxton round of the Britcar Endurance Championship in September 2003, driven by well known club racer and MG Sport and Racing manager Don Kettleborough and MG TF racer Mark Roberts.


ZRX Specification


2.0 litre K-series developed in conjunction with Judd (available with a choice of engine outputs between 160 and 250ps).



5-speed close Ratio Gearbox (available with a choice of ratios)

Helical gears

LSD with 3.65 Final Drive

Competition Clutch



Fully adjustable

Springs - Eibach

Dampers - Xpower



Front - ventilated Grooved 310mm Discs

Rear - Solid Grooved 280mm discs



18" x 7.5J alloy



Dunlop 215/35 ZR 18



Rack & pinion


Kerb weight

1050 Kgs



Black Olive Pearlescent






Dependent on Specification


Accessories fitted to the show car:

PIAA Auxiliary Lights

PIAA Silicon Wiper Blades

Gear knob


Fire Extinguisher