Originally Posted by Decipher
What's abuse? Driving up to red line? Not in my book. If your maintenance supports it, there shouldn't be a problem with driving your car like that. The engineers build in a level of safety when considering red lines and the such. Subaru has dropped the ball somewhere, especially in the STI.
Subaru hasn't dropped the ball they just didn't allow for idiots bouncing off the rev limiter and running the car low on oil constantly.