2019 Subaru WRX STI Four-Door Nurburgring Review & Changes – Back in July, Subaru exposed it set a bonkers 6:57.5 lap time about the Nurburgring Nordschleife in its specially built WRX STi Type RA NBR Special race car, rendering it the swiftest four-door possibly all around the renowned 12.8-mile track. Now, Subaru’s finally lowered the whole in-car video of the run, and it appears significantly fast.
The Prodrive-built car, that has been in the past used to set a document at the Isle of Guy TT, is equipped with a 2.0-liter WRC-spec, turbocharged flat-four that revs to 8500 rpm and has 600-horsepower thanks to 25 psi of boost. It transmits power to all four wheels via a six-speed sequential transmission.
In purchase to set the document, Subaru enrolled the support of Aston Martin factory driver Richie Stanaway, who as we are able to see in the video, is utilizing the NBR Special’s Nurburgring-tuned downforce configurations to his full advantage. View for on your own to see exactly how quickly a Subaru sedan can hustle about the Green Heck.