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These are the quickest accelerating production Rovers ever to be allowed on the public roads.

The Fastest Accelerating Rovers Ever

Rover 220 Coupé Turbo (R8) (1993-1996)

With an acceleration of 6.6 sec, the Rover 220 Coupé Turbo takes joint first place.
It's a 2 door FWD Coupé with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 1st in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 220 GTi Turbo (R8) (1993-1995)

With an acceleration of 6.6 sec, the Rover 220 GTi Turbo takes joint first place.
It's a 3 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 1st in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 827 Vitesse, Sterling (1991-1992)

With an acceleration of 7.6 sec, the Rover 827 Vitesse, Sterling takes third place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 engine.
It is also 5th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 25 VVC (2000-2002)

With an acceleration of 7.8 sec, the Rover 25 VVC takes fouth place.
It's a 3-5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 1.8L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 27th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 820 Vitesse (1992-1993)

With an acceleration of 7.9 sec, the Rover 820 Vitesse takes joint fifth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 5th in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 820 Vitesse (1992-1994)

With an acceleration of 7.9 sec, the Rover 820 Vitesse takes joint fifth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Fastback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 5th in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 420 GSi Sport (R8) (1992-1993)

With an acceleration of 7.9 sec, the Rover 420 GSi Sport takes joint fifth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 4 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 27th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 220 GTi (R8) (1992-1996)

With an acceleration of 7.9 sec, the Rover 220 GTi takes joint fifth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 33rd in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 218 Vi (R3) (1996-1997)

With an acceleration of 8.0 sec, the Rover 218 Vi takes joint ninth place.
It's a 3 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 1.8L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 27th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 820 Turbo 16v / Si (1991-1992)

With an acceleration of 8.0 sec, the Rover 820 Turbo 16v / Si takes joint ninth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 Turbo engine.
It is also joint 5th in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 420 SLi, GSi (R8) (1992-1993)

With an acceleration of 8.1 sec, the Rover 420 SLi, GSi takes eleventh place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 4 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 33rd in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 827 SC Coupé (1992-1996)

With an acceleration of 8.2 sec, the Rover 827 SC Coupé takes joint twelfth place.
It's a 2 door FWD Coupé with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.7L V6 engine.
It is also joint 14th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 827 Si (1992-1996)

With an acceleration of 8.2 sec, the Rover 827 Si takes joint twelfth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.7L V6 engine.
It is also joint 14th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 827 Si (1992-1994)

With an acceleration of 8.2 sec, the Rover 827 Si takes joint twelfth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Fastback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.7L V6 engine.
It is also joint 14th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 220 GSI (R8) (1994-1995)

With an acceleration of 8.3 sec, the Rover 220 GSI takes joint fifteenth place.
It's a 3 door FWD Hatchback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 36th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 825i (1986-1988)

With an acceleration of 8.3 sec, the Rover 825i takes joint fifteenth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.5L V6 engine.
It is also joint 24th in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 825i, Sterling (1986-1987)

With an acceleration of 8.3 sec, the Rover 825i, Sterling takes joint fifteenth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.5L V6 engine.
It is also joint 14th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover Sterling (1986-1988)

With an acceleration of 8.3 sec, the Rover Sterling takes joint fifteenth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.5L V6 engine.
It is also joint 24th in The Most Powerful Rovers Ever.

Rover 623 Si Lux (1993-1997)

With an acceleration of 8.5 sec, the Rover 623 Si Lux takes joint nineteenth place.
It's a 4 door FWD Saloon with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.3L Inline 4 engine.
It is also joint 12th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

Rover 827 Si Fastback, Vitesse (1988-1991)

With an acceleration of 8.5 sec, the Rover 827 Si Fastback, Vitesse takes joint nineteenth place.
It's a 5 door FWD Fastback with 5 seats and a front-mounted 2.7L V6 engine.
It is also 11th in The Fastest Rovers Ever.

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Last updated on 25th January, 2019
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