Subaru 4x4 in the Mud
For those who care: 1981 Subaru sedan converted to 4wd * 14" wheels, 27" Wrangler TG ( Mud Terrain ) tyres * EJ18 engine ( fron '93 Imprezza ) * 5spd Lo-Range 4x4 gearbox ( with alloy bellhousing adaptor to fit EJ ) * Rear diff lock ( weld it up baby! ) * Dual shocks front * long travel shocks rear
All ALL WHEEL DRIVES are NOT created equal. (Subaru Vs Other
Check out these unbiased experiments.
Subaru AWD against other popular makes in slippery road simulations.
In response to video comments: This is not a rigged setup. There are no chains holding back the competitors cars. This was also shown live to an audience for training purposes. Sorry to bust everyones doubts.
Subaru 4x4 mud test
A quick afternoon romp at the local hole. My GL and a buddies Legacy. GL is a EA82 turbo(10 psi), 3.9 4EAT AWD, stock adjustables cranked, fenders trimmed with 27 x 8.50s.
Legacy is 5spd AWD, Outback struts, fender trim, 205/75/15, Stock NA EJ22.
Subaru WRX STI pulling a BMW out of mud.
It was muddy and wet leaves made it worst than ice. all the FWD and RWD cars were stuck there but thanks to Subaru's great AWD, not only I got out in ease with my worn out summer tires I also pulled a BMW out off mud. that thing was stuck in there!!
Silver Lake Sand Dunes.Subaru Pulling out Ford Exploder.4/20
Dude got stuck in a Ford Exploder on the last ridge on 4/20/08. This little subaru pulled him out. My father in law wondered if they were going to attach the strap to the roof rack. How embarassing.. a SUBARU (CAR) pulls out you???? OUCH! Last ridge.