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Old 05-24-2017, 12:58 PM   #43
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I wonder if this means that the 7.5in wide STI wheel will be cheaper to get now?

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What I meant is that it would just be an accessories package out together by STi.
Nail on the head...
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Old 05-24-2017, 02:11 PM   #44
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Looks like Pilot Super Sports....not Primacy's....
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Old 05-24-2017, 03:19 PM   #45
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Looks like Pilot Super Sports....not Primacy's....
PS4S. Can tell by the velvet material around the Michelin logo on the sidewall.

PSS is on its way out.
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Old 05-24-2017, 03:30 PM   #46
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PS4S. Can tell by the velvet material around the Michelin logo on the sidewall.

PSS is on its way out.
I didn't think they made any 17" sizes yet...
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Old 05-24-2017, 03:31 PM   #47
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WRX STi is a model designation. There's a WRX tS, but the equivalent car for a WRX STi is the s207. Both tS and s207 see development and testing by STi, typically by their resident test driver on the Nurburgring.

Exactly. Test cars on the Nurburgring from beginning of 2013:














I haven't heard anything for the newer STI.
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I didn't think they made any 17" sizes yet...
They do. Just not avilable for sale in US market yet. Should be within the next few months though. Likely by the time this car is available for purchase.
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FA24 with 240 hp
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FA24 with 240 hp
I like this rumor...

Subaru did say they are producing a FA24DIT for the new suv
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I like this rumor...

Subaru did say they are producing a FA24DIT for the new suv
Yup. I think it will be the basis for the 2020 STI engine as well.
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Yup. I think it will be the basis for the 2020 STI engine as well.
They have sort of hinted at the STi using it. An actual Subaru statement implied that they would be using a "new" engine on the new Impreza global platform for the WRX and Sti.


Not a hope in hell they will use it in the BRZ though.
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They have sort of hinted at the STi using it. An actual Subaru statement implied that they would be using a "new" engine on the new Impreza global platform for the WRX and Sti.


Not a hope in hell they will use it in the BRZ though.
Hey Hey Hey... This is the Rumor thread... Take your factualness elsewhere, we don't need Gforce following you in here...
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Hey Hey Hey... This is the Rumor thread... Take your factualness elsewhere, we don't need Gforce following you in here...
I also hear that since the BRZ chassis is so impossible to drive in the snow that the new ones will be AWD with training wheels attached. Also they will no longer make snow tires in the proper size because good drivers (namely the ones that can't drive in the snow unlike us poor inexperienced drivers that can) can use the even better AS tires year round. Even for track purposes.




Noticed you have avoided the cross fire this time!
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If they made an STI with refinements made to the block to add power and reliability to redline(actually race it) wing that extends at speed(so my wife doesn't think douchebag spoiler) , recaro seats, and refinements in suspension, brakes, and exhaust...

I would happily pay $35k new out the door. I would add the turbo later....
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Hey! they can't improve the BRZ for 2018...

I just got my new car!
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