Subaru WRX STI Type RA, a special series of 500 units

The new Subaru WRX STI Type RA includes some exterior details in carbon fiber and an interior with Recaro seats and a license plate numbered. The boxer engine raises its power up to 314 HP.

Si expected a Subaru BRX STI you’ll have to continue waiting, because then some teasers that insinuated his arrival, finally the japanese firm presented to the Subaru BRZ Ts, which adds certain exterior elements format that is more aggressive and some improvements in the configuration of the chassis.

But in addition, Subaru introduced a limited edition of 500 units of the WRX, which has been developed based on the already potent WRX STI. This is the Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special, a variant radical of the sedan the japanese will soon face the circuit German Nürburgring Nordschleife to try to establish a record.

This special edition uses the well-known boxer engine four-cylinder and 2.5-liter, whose power was extended up to 314 HP, thanks to various improvements that include a new ecu, new pistons, exhaust system, in addition to improvements in the intake and a new cooling system.

The propellant is combined with a manual change of six speeds, which has been provided with a lever shorter with the purpose to further improve their performance.

In aesthetic terms, the Subaru WRX STI Type RA Nürburgring Nordschleife Special has a roof of carbon fiber, huge spoiler, rear carbon fiber, in addition to alloy wheels BBS forged ultra-light, shod with tires Yokohama Advan Sports 245/35 R19, new spoiler front, in addition to a rear bumper of new design.

The suspensions premiered new springs Bilstein, while the brakes feature six-piston calipers on the front axle and two in the rear.