Following the earlier news about the Subaru Impreza WRX STI here is a behind the scenes look at Subaru’s time at the NÃ¼rburgring. The clip runs for just under four minutes and gives a bit more insight into the STI sedan setting a new NÃ¼rburgring record for a four-door car.
Subaru Australia brings us news that Tommi MÃ¤kinen has driven an MY11 Impreza WRX STI sedan around the NÃ¼rburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes 55 seconds. Which is a new (unofficial) lap record for a four door car, beating the previous best time of the Cadillac CTS-V by four seconds. Speaking after the lap MÃ¤kinen said, […]
Australian endurance racing stalwart Mal Rose will be back at the Ring for his seventh straight 24 hour race. This time, though, he won’t be behind the familiar Lion badge of his Holden Commodore, but behind the Pleiades stars of a Subaru Impreza WRX STI. Mal will be driving for the Rimmer Motorsport from the […]
Here’s an old time attack lap from inside a Subaru Impreza WRX STi spec-C. I’m not sure exactly how old the lap is, but judging by the car, it looks to be a 2003 model, with 206kW/394Nm. Regardless of age the lap is a great example of the full commitment required for such a lapâ€”it’s […]