As a small forge of the sports car Melkus has been able to make a good name already in GDR times. In 2011, the forge with the Melkus RS2000 GT sports car on a recent four wheels, which is more potent than the RS2000 from his own stable to work. With only about 975 kg empty weight of the Melkus RS2000 GT is the class of the Lotus Elise, on the basis of the small sports car is also based. The produced in Saxony Melkus RS2000 GT performs with its 2.0 - liter turbo engine whopping 300 hp of power. The performance of the runabout of course, are : The sprint is done by the Melkus RS2000 GT cars in 4.5 seconds. With a top speed of almost 290 km / h Melkus RS2000 GT is in striking distance of other manufacturers such as Ferrari, Aston Martin or Porsche. Compared with the RS2000 engine performance is optimized, included a systematic lightweight in the production and (optional at extra cost), a dual clutch transmission available for the Melkus RS2000 GT. Who this sports car will not potent enough, for the holding of the Melkus RS2000 GTS a stronger car ready, which offers 350 hp and a top speed of 300 km / hr.