Mark Higgins Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man TT Record Attempt
See Mark Higgins and his Subaru WRX STI setting an all-time course record for the historic Isle of Man TT Mountain Course. Highlighting the speed and drama surrounding rally driver Mark Higgins' lap that averaged 115.356 MPH. After the run, Higgins talks through the "moment" at Brey Hill when he momentarily loses, and then regains, control of the WRX STI at more than 150 MPH.
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2015 Subaru WRX STI: The Daily Driver Rally Car Returns! - Ignition Ep. 107
On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago tests the latest generation of the
perennial rally car favorite: The 2015 Subaru WRX STI. Much like the new
WRX, this STI has an entirely new and significantly stiffer body structure,
but unlike the WRX, it still uses the same 305 horsepower 2.5-liter turbocharged flat-four that's powered the car
since 2008. Our introduction to the car occurs at the press launch at Mazda
Raceway Laguna Seca. From there, we test the STI to see the performance
improvements and drive it on one of our favorite mountain roads. How does
the new STI stack up? Stay tuned to find out.
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Subaru Rally Team USA's David Higgins Breaks Mt. Washington Record on BFGoodrich Tires
On Sunday, June 26, 2011, Subaru Rally Team USA driver David Higgins
needed only six minutes and 11.54 seconds to finish the famed Mt.
Washington Hillclimb — nearly 30 seconds faster than Frank Sprongl's previous record
from 1998. Higgins also beat the unofficial record of 6:20.47 set by
Travis Pastrana last year. Higgins did it sans co-driver in his Vermont
SportsCar-prepped Subaru WRX STi rally car equipped with BFGoodrich RC01
Mark Higgins at the TT at start for shakedown lap, TT week, Isle of Man, 2014.
This is Mark Higgins in the new 2015 Subaru WRX STI ready to start a
shakedown lap of the Isle of Man TT circuit. Yellowcog had both Mark
Higgins and the Subaru kitted out to monitor everything from Mark's heart
and breathing rates to cornering g-forces and GPS. This film shows four
minutes of final driver and media preparations before he races off for the
Isle of Man TT Challenge 2.
NEED FOR SPEED: KEN BLOCK'S GYMKHANA SIX -- ULTIMATE GYMKHANA GRID COURSE
Need for Speed and Ken Block present: Gymkhana SIX: The Ultimate
Gymkhana Grid Course. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/GYM-SIX
Need For Speed's Racing Advisor Ken Block built the ultimate Gymkhana GRID
course -- a real-life playground to showcase the sheer speed, fun and
exhilarating action of driving. This means all-new obstacles that help
raise the difficulty for Block to master in his Ford Fiesta ST RX43 2013
racecar, including maneuvering around a moving wrecking ball and sliding
through narrow opening cut into the sides of shipping containers. Block
also added videogame elements from Need for Speed Rivals. Watch as he
executes multiple jumps, drifts around Lamborghini Aventadors and evades
the videogame-themed Redview County cops on Segways in his own unique
style. You can almost smell the burn of the rubber as he tears up this
incredible course. So sit back and enjoy the ride.
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2011 WRX STI Sets Speed Record
At Subaru, the phrase "The Fastest WRX STI Ever" refers to more than just
top speed or maximum engine output. It implies driving with confidence. The
WRX STI can be taken to its "fastest ever" performance by providing the
driver with total driving control with confidence. As a result, the 2011
WRX STI recorded 7'55''00 at the Nürburgring racetrack, Subaru's fastest
lap time ever, which is 4 seconds faster than the previous fastest time
recorded in 2004.
Subaru TT Challenge 2
Subaru returns to the world's most formidable racetrack, the Isle of Man TT
Course, with the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX STI to set a new lap record.
First Drive - 2015 Subaru WRX STI
Hooniverse.com's Jeff Glucker travels to Northern California to meet up
with the latest version of a popular Pleiades-badge wearing,
all-wheel-drive, rally rocket. It's the 2015 Subaru WRX STI, and it's time
to meet it and put it through its paces.
This doesn't just mean some time on the street, however, as the day also
includes some hot laps at Laguna Seca.