Two legendary sports cars go head to head in a track battle hosted by British motoring television magazine series Fifth Gear almost 8 years ago, back in 2006.

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The first-generation BMW M3, which dominated the circuits back in the 1980s, had 189 hp from its 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, while one of the most dominating cars in rallying, the Lancia Delta Integrale, featured a similar configuration, with slightly more power (around 200 hp).

Can the four-wheel drive Italian hatch beat the rear-wheel drive German coupe? Find out in the video below.