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The 1990 Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16 Evolution II (W201) is a limited edition model of the Mercedes-Benz 190E, and a high-performance variant of the 190. The '2.5' in its name signifies the engine displacement of 2.5L and '16' stands for the engine's 16-valve configuration.

The Evolution II was the most powerful car in the W201 190 line-up. It competed in DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft) in the early 1990s with the help of AMG, in which it enjoyed success including a championship victory in the 1992 season.

It had a limited production run of 502 road-going exemplars in 1990, with each one being painted in black pearl.


Shift 2: Unleashed

The 190E Evolution II appears in Shift 2: Unleashed as a Retro D car with a performance rating of 380 and a price tag of $33,200.

It has a 0 to 60 mph acceleration time of 7 seconds and a 60 to 0 mph braking time of 3.39 seconds.


A Speedhunters edition 190E Evolution II is included with the downloadable Speedhunters Pack, which is powered by a V8 and has a Speedhunters livery. It goes from 0 to 60 mph in 4.26 seconds and can reach a top speed of 168 mph (270 km/h). It comes with a performance rating of 1395 as a Retro B Road Vehicle

Need for Speed: Edge

The 190E Evolution II 1991 appears in Need for Speed: Edge with an A class performance rating.

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A 520
Requires 100 blueprints to produce
Top Speed 517
Acceleration 521
Nitro Capacity 522
Strength 399
Durability 327