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Introducing Mexico's First High-Performance Sports Car
Meet the Mastretta MXT --a $58,000 dollar car that's being advertised as Mexico's very own high-performance sports car.   
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The MXT does 0 to 60 in 4.6 seconds. 

(Mastretta MXT)

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The MXT's turbocharged 2.0 engine develops 250 hp.

(Mastretta MXT)

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The ultra-light coupé weighs just under 2000 lbs. 

(Mastretta MXT)

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The small Mastretta company has only 41 employees and they plan to build 25 to 30 cars this year.
(Mastretta MXT)

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The ultra-light coupé takes about 300 hours of labor to put together.

(Mastretta MXT)

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The Mexican plant that creates these cars has only 41 employees.

(Mastretta MXT)

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The auto industry is Mexico's largest manufacturing sector, and it employs some 560,000 people.
(Mastretta MXT)

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The designers say they hope to make 25 to 30 cars this year and over 250 by 2013.

 

(Mastretta MXT)

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For now Mastretta MXTs will sell in Mexico, Europe and the Middle East.
(Mastretta MXT)

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Mastretta MXT's owners hope to be able to clear strict emissions laws and sell their cars to the Mexican-American community in the U.S.

(Mastretta MXT)

Introducing Mexico's First High-Performance Sports Car

Meet the Mastretta MXT --a $58,000 dollar car that's being advertised as Mexico's very own high-performance sports car.