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Wayne and Garth never had it so good. The coveted Pacer X model had style and performance even the Mirthmobile couldn’t match. The X model came with a front-sway bar, sport-steering column, vinyl bucket seats, and additional chrome to go with the Pacer X decals. Yes, the decals did actually make it faster. Performance like this can only be improved by blasting “Bohemian Rhapsody” while in the driver’s seat. The “The Flying Fishbowl” runs on a 232-cubic-inch 3.8-liter, inline six and had an available two-barrel carburetor. You could also opt for the punchier 258 I6, but both delivered only 100 horsepower in a 3,000 pound car. Though of modest performance, the Pacer X was a pinnacle of 70’s styling and deserves an honored place in any collection.
— Official description [1]

The 1977 AMC Pacer X - abbreviated as AMC Pacer - is a RWD hatchback by AMC featured in Forza Motorsport 4 as part of the May Top Gear Car Pack.

It has also appeared in Forza Horizon 3 since the March 2017 update as a Forzathon Barn Find and in Forza Motorsport 7.

Synopsis

The AMC Pacer is a two-door compact car that was available for the 1975 to 1979 model years in the North American market. The Forza model is equipped with the 258 ci (4.2 liter) inline-six and a four-speed manual gearbox.

Statistics

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Speed 3.0
Handling 3.7
Acceleration 3.7
Launch 4.2
Braking 3.7
F 104
DLC:
Requires the May Top Gear Pack
Unlock Requirements
Car Dealer:
Purchase from the car dealer for 5,000 CR
Performance & Body Style
Body Style:
Hatchback
Speed:
Top Speed: 108.9 mph  (175.2 km/h)
Acceleration:
0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): 15.800 secs.
0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): 50.000 secs.
Braking:
60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): 148.6 ft (45.3 m)
100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): 408.1 ft (124.4 m)
Lateral Gs:
60 mph (97 km/h): 0.84 g
120 mph (193 km/h): 0.69 g
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Speed 4.3
Handling 3.5
Acceleration 4.5
Braking 3.3
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E 209
Unlock Requirements
Unlock:
Purchase from the car dealer for 20,000
Performance & Division
Division:
Hot Hatch Genesis
Collection Tier:
Tier 1 - Common (+35)
Speed:
Top Speed: 113.6 mph  (182.8 km/h)
1/4 Mile: missing data
Acceleration:
0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): 13.381 secs.
0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): 43.880 secs.
Braking:
60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): 150.6 ft (45.9 m)
100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): 381.5 ft (116.3 m)
Lateral Gs:
60 mph (97 km/h): 0.93 g
120 mph (193 km/h): 0.88 g
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Speed 4.0
Handling 4.2
Acceleration 4.8
Launch 5.1
Braking 3.0
D 274
Unlock Requirements
A Forzathon reward that can not be purchased from the Autoshow and must be won from a Forzathon event:
Discover its Barn Find rumor upon completing the Pace Yourself challenge.
Discover its Barn Find rumor (Barn Storming).
Auction House:
Can be purchased or bid on through an Auction House listing
Performance & Championship
Championship:
Cult Classics
Value: 35,000 CR
Speed:
Top Speed: 108.6 mph  (174.7 km/h)
Acceleration:
0-60 mph (0-97 km/h): 15.823 secs.
0-100 mph (0-161 km/h): 50.000 secs.
Braking:
60-0 mph (97-0 km/h): 194.5 ft (59.3 m)
100-0 mph (161-0 km/h): 477.0 ft (145.4 m)
Lateral Gs:
60 mph (97 km/h): 0.72 g
120 mph (193 km/h): 0.71 g

Conversions

Icon Engine.png Conversion - Engine
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport4.png 6.6L V8 (AMC Javelin AMX)
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport7.png 1.3L 2 Rotor
2.6L I6 TT
6.2L V8 (415 hp)
7.0L V8 - H
Icon Game ForzaHorizon3.png 6.2L V8 (415 hp)
7.0L V8 - H
8.4L V10
6.5L V12
Icon Drivetrain.png Conversion - Drivetrain
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport7.png AWD
Icon Game ForzaHorizon3.png AWD
Icon Aspiration.png Conversion - Aspiration
Icon Game ForzaMotorsport7.png Single Turbo, Centrifugal Supercharger
Icon Game ForzaHorizon3.png Single Turbo, Centrifugal Supercharger

Trivia

  • In Forza Horizon 3, Warren will make numerous references concerning Garth's AMC Pacer in the 1992 film Wayne's World.

Gallery

Forzavista

References

  1. "Forza Motorsport 4 - Cars" . forzamotorsport.net . Retrieved 08-11-2018.
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