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mxsuperfly25
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Dec 17, 5:01pm - #353864 
just drove an STI

oh man...she was blue, with bluish plurpleish eyes, nice curves...the ride of my life.. an 04 wrx sti with only 5K on it, mint condition...the owner, was like us...his car, spotless... boys..and girls...i must say that is one amazing machine...i mean lift is cool, but that turbo is sick.. it has a water sprayer to cool down the intercooler..how pimp is that? the STI logo on the steering wheel is pink..the car has to be amazing to sport a pink logo! it shifted nice and smooth, and you can control if you want the power go to like 80% of the front and 20% back, or 80% back and 20% front, and differnt ratios in between. brembo brakes, amazing seats..the scoop from the drivers seat looks so bad ass...if it had only two doors it would be perfect-er

i think i know what i want next...
or a 350z or g35 cpe..or a lexus sx430..or a supra tt, or an evo VIII..u get the point...

turbo, anyone?

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Dec 17, 5:07pm - #353865 
yea i drove one at my work...threw my head back for sure..had like 300 miles on it the guy just got it that day...i shouldnt of relined it but i did...


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Dec 17, 5:43pm - #353866 
this is Jae using Rons name.
Yeah just recently purchased the STI, its 05 with white/gold
Its a bad ass car. however 04 is so much different from 05, everything like interior, exterior, suspension, and other little stuff.
the fastest time i saw on a forum for stock sti was 12.8 i believe. now that's freaken fast, im pretty sure i'll never be close to that. hehe
It is fun to drive car like celica and handles great also.
Before i bought this car, i did lot of research deciding which car to go with. cars including evo, 350, g35, rx-8, s2000, and etc. And STI had everything, it is the fastest in its class, most roomier in its class, most torque and most hp in is class. Backed with subaru high quality parts and warranties. And there are many parts out there to make this cra to super fast. hehe
Spend about 2000$ and you can get it up to 450hp easily and safe.
Only thing i don't like about it is that the rear seats don't fold and gas. But its well worth it.
I'm just learning the car and pretty soon the upgrades!
Anyways, drive the 05, its much nicer than 04.
aight

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Dec 17, 5:51pm - #353867 
Originally Posted by mxsuperfly25
and you can control if you want the power go to like 80% of the front and 20% back, or 80% back and 20% front, and differnt ratios in between.


It's not that much of a spread. Closer to 40-60, or 35-65. IT's a really good system, similar to the ALTEEZA system. I'd take an EVO over the STi, simply because the scoop is way too silly looking.


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Dec 17, 8:28pm - #353868 
id take sti cause i think evo is sill looking period spineyes


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Dec 17, 8:33pm - #353869 
Jae your car sounds sweet.. you didn't even go full throttle that night, but i can tell the STi pulls hard, you lucky bastard. LOL

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Dec 17, 9:13pm - #353870 
i havent driven the sti but been driven in one.OMG that car hauls i was in the bak of the seat even with 3 people in there. I can imagine it bein just me driving.. tasty

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Dec 17, 9:58pm - #353871 
AWWWW TURBO Gotta love it. I miss my TALON R.I.P


"If you dont like Hair blowers why would you like Turbo's"

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Dec 18, 9:42am - #353872 
sti is awesome


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Dec 18, 10:50am - #353873 
tasty


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Dec 19, 12:56am - #353874 
it's a very balanced car...

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Dec 19, 11:31pm - #353875 
jae, sounds like a nice ride.. and jyboy, thats wat i heard about the 80/20, sorry. but yea, i like it, a lot..jae good decision! thumbsup

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Dec 19, 11:40pm - #353876 
Do I envy you. I've driven an EVO once, but I didn't get to really test it or anything.


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Dec 20, 8:03am - #353877 
I thought about buying one in the future...but I'm not sure if it will have enough reliability...

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Dec 20, 6:27pm - #353878 
Driven one once it is awesome...still liked Evo VIII more.

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Dec 21, 12:09am - #353879 
STi owns..but i would much rather havea g35 coupe completely black...

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Dec 21, 6:28am - #353880 
id buy an evo in this case


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Dec 21, 7:45am - #353881 
anyone know anything about the subaru reliability?????

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Dec 23, 5:38pm - #353882 
nope, sorry..

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Dec 23, 5:41pm - #353883 
The only setback is the transmission, I heard.


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Dec 23, 11:40pm - #353884 
I like evo for the looks, but STI for the performance


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Dec 24, 6:20am - #353885 
Originally Posted by AZZKIKR
anyone know anything about the subaru reliability?????


Scoobys across the board have pretty nice reliability as a whole. However, if you're considering driving the STi hard, don't bet on the shiny reliability holding up.


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