Subaru has introduced a special modification sedan WRX STI — Type RA-R. the Novelty is dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the division of STI and will be released in an edition of 500 copies. Special sedan became the most powerful production STI. Externally, the “hero of the day” can be distinguished by its different grille, cherry-red stripes on the front grille and rear bumper, carbon side mirrors and signboards with the name of the series, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Autoblog.
In the cabin was limited to a special finish with red accents and sport seats for driver and front passenger. Instead of the previous 2.5-liter boxer engine sedan equipped with a 2.0-liter turbo engine with a capacity of 329 HP Engine combined with a six-speed manual transmission and all-wheel drive.
In addition to the new engine the car has got new sports exhaust system, a specially designed shock absorbers and coil springs. Front mounted in line Brembo brakes with a 457-millimeter rotors, rear two-piston left. Wheels anniversary car is shod with tires Michelin Pilot Sport 4S with a different rubber compound on the outer and inner surfaces.
Curb weight of the Type RA-R – 1480 kg, which is 30 kg less than the baseline version. To achieve such weight loss was possible by installing lightweight parts and even removing some of them. “Jubilee” Subaru WRX STI will be sold only in Japan.
Appreciated the special sports car 4 998 240 yen ($44 220). Orders will be taken until 17 December this year.