Subaru R-STi - JDM vs USDM: A Friendly Rivalry -- /TUNED
In the US, we never got the best Subaru of them all, the first generation WRX coupe, getting stuck with the fun-but-not-fast 2.5RS version. One of the more popular upgrades for those cars is the "R-STi" drivetrain swap. In the season premiere of Tuned, we look at two approaches: the USDM drivetrain swap, and the JDM drivetrain swap. Which is better? You decide.
"The Myth" of Panama's 900 HP Evo - /TUNED
It's the rainy season in Panama, and that means if we want to go fast,
we're gonna need some AWD performance. Fortunately, we've got the keys to
Race Lab's 900 HP Mitsubishi Evolution 7. Now if we can just find somewhere
to run it....
Subaru Impreza 22B STI: The Original Rally Icon! - Ignition Episode Ep. 98
On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago reviews the extremely limited
Subaru Impreza 22B STI. Created to celebrate the automaker's 40th
anniversary and multiple consecutive World Rally Championship wins, the 22B
is a wider, more powerful, and very special version of the STI. And when we
found out there was one in the country, we had to drive it. How does this
right-hand drive, decade-plus old car fare? This week, we find out.
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THE RAREST 22B OF THEM ALL
The chassis number of this incredible 22B is 000/000, so essentially, STi
created 401 of these cars with the example in the video used as a
demonstration car back in 1999 and this is the most exclusive chassis of
them all. It is a rare treat for Subaru STi to allow anyone to have access
to the car but I was able to get in and around it for this exclusive
It has travelled 20,000 kilometers since new and is in absolutely
immaculate condition. Unfortunately it will likely never turn a wheel in
anger again. How does that make you feel?
Should this car be confined to a museum piece or should Subaru continue to
use it as a public track and event showpiece?
Also in this video is a short tour of Sti Mitaka's amazing collection of
rally cars including Colin McRae's 1998 3rd place finishing SanRemo Impreza
plus a couple of Petter Solbergs GDB and GRB WRC rally cars as well.
Mitaka Subaru is open to the public and visitors are welcome during office
hours 9am-11am and 12:40pm~5pm, from Monday to Friday except public and
To access STi Mitaka, take the Orange JR Chuo Line (RAPID) from Tokyo or
Tachikawa and get off at JR Musashi Sakai station. From there head to the
bus stations just outside and take a bus to the International Christian
University for Women and get off just outside the university - Subaru
Mitaka is right next door.
FROM TOKYO STATION ^^
The girls meet Subaru STi POWER
*300k VIEW UPDATE!*
Thanks for all the views and subs, guys! I have heard many of your
complaints on this video (being too long, etc.). So to commemorate this
view hitting 300k views, I made a much shorter and condenced video that may
clear up any issues and allow you to share it much easier. I know some
people dont like getting linked to such a long vid! Thanks again guys and
new vids are in the works!
Links to new, short version:
My sisters-in-law take their first ride in my 2006 Subaru Impreza WRX STi.
It is mostly stock except for turbo back
Exhaust, snorkel delete, and Cobb
AccessPort with a stage 2 off the shelf map flash. Plenty to scare the one
that drives a focus. lol guess which one it is.
Check out my newest vid: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Kh2L9VIS7U
Twin-Turbo Subaru Legacy: How JDM Can You Go? -- /TUNED
Dave Brown likes to do things differently. So, rather than build an R-STi
like everyone else, he spent over two years at his shop Fast of Westchester
turning his 1998 Subaru Legacy into a perfect JDM Tuner Car, right down to
the rare Twin-turbo engine. This is how
subtlety should be done.
The World's Fastest DeLorean - /TUNED
What happens when you throw a very large and power Grand National motor
into a 30 year old legend like the DeLorean? Thats what Matt Farah finds
out on this week's episode of TUNED
The Zero F**ks Given RX7 - /TUNED
Would you drive a car built by a teenager in his parents driveway with no
safety features whatsoever? We did, and now we'll tell you why this ugly
RX7 is so brilliant.