In 1995, Mitsubishi didn't let us have the Evo over here in the states. But they did have the 3000GT VR4, a turbo six speed monster.

The only way to make a competent all-wheel drive sports car better? Give it an impossibly slow folding metal roof, that's how. It only takes 35 seconds to close it.


Also, Mary Chapin Carpenter fans will recognize the music as an instrumental of "He Thinks He'll Keep Her." This video also features one of the most forceful gearshift demonstrations in MotorWeek's history.

MotorWeek Theater is our showcase of some of our favorite classic reviews from public television's finest motoring program. How does this video only have 7,930 views? It's a hardtop convertible of awesome.