Ford's new Formula EcoBoost is a turbocharged, open wheeled racer with 200hp and it is road legal in UK. So Autocar thought of testing it to see how well it delivers racecar like performance while getting 100 miles per gallon and stacked it up against other modern performance cars.

Autocar lined up the Formula Ford against an Audi R8 V10, a BMW M6 Gran Coupe and a Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG in a number of situations to see which would come out on top. Check it out in the video below: