Recently I have been watching many videos about the new 2017 STi race car for the famous 24 hours of nurburgring. So far it looks like there were some major changes to the car over the last year when compared to the 2016 race car mostly in the aerodynamics department but some other changes as … Continue reading 2017 STi Nurburgring 24 hour race car
As spring begins to rapidly approach I am starting to get my oem parts order of doom ready so that I have spares and all the parts needed to run a season of track days and finish the dam 5x114 conversion. Speaking of 5x114 the 18x9 +35 Enkei RCT4 are up at my powdercoaters shop … Continue reading March Madness
Member WRC ? Member Colin Mcrae ? Member when forums were great sources of information ? So I have been working with an apparel company to make a hat that is essentially like Donald Trumps " Make american great again " hat but with Subaru or Bugeye's replacing America. So far they will be available … Continue reading Make Subaru Great Again
So 2016 did not exactly go to plan but I learned some good life lessons on who I could trust and how to plan for long term projects. So for 2017 the main goal is to drive the car and see the track at least 5-6 weekends this year mainly around the Midwest. Track days … Continue reading 2017 plans
I am lucky enough to have my friend Justin who is really good at Photography and here is the result of his work.
Well its finally done and just in time to go into storage ! The car feels great and other than a bunch of little bolts and trim parts that I need to find it is complete. The Arai struts and springs are amazing. They feel very planted and remind me of my first gen RCE Tarmac … Continue reading Widebody wagon is complete ….For now
So I have been just focused on work and school for the last month now while really missing driving my poor wrx. That should change here shortly and I should be able to put some miles on the car in October. Max was also nice enough to bring out his Version 7 STi conversion ! … Continue reading September Update , Widebody incoming !
MMC Collision up in Davison , Michigan has been busy at work cleaning up the peasant wagon and I am headed up there this week to check the car out. I should have it back within a month or so and I am super excited to drive it again !
Wagon is still a work in progress , I dropped off another set of rear panels to the body shop a few weeks ago. It will be done when its done , Looking like no track days until next year and the 5x114 swap is finalized. In other news the RA-R wheels are back … Continue reading July Update
If you don't know about Hot Version its basically like Top Gear Japan except your hosts are top tier racing drivers and the man who invented drifting. Its an excellent show. Here are the lap times I have found around Tsukuba so far but keep in mind temperature and tires play a big role as … Continue reading Hot Version STi Tsukuba lap times