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Old 11-03-2000, 11:30 PM   #1
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Question What the...is this the same car? (sorry about huge pics)

(I apologize for the huge pics and the woman. I'll edit them out if anyone thinks I should).

Is this the same car?



The fender flares got me thinking, because I thought that Byron guy had his custom made. Why is the intercooler white?

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Old 11-03-2000, 11:37 PM   #2
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2 things..

what's with the inverted hood scoop?

does anybody have a C-West addy handy?
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Old 11-03-2000, 11:40 PM   #3
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Certainly looks like the same car to me. Even the small stick on the windshield is the same.
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Old 11-04-2000, 12:23 AM   #4
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That IS Byron's car.
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Old 11-04-2000, 01:46 AM   #5
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http://www.c-west.co.jp

Enjoy, check out the $14,000 S14 wide bodykit. Sick.

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Old 11-04-2000, 07:55 AM   #6
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www.autoimaging.com (GoZigen on the board) can get you C-West stuff for 10% off retail. Try his email at sales@autoimaging.com or autoximg@aol.com. That or call em at 1 952 842 9131.

Nice kit huh?
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Old 11-04-2000, 09:50 AM   #7
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That has to be the same car. Check the:
-sticker on winshield
-wheels
-side mirrors
and obviouly the body kit.

I think that someone said that Byron has
C-West for a sponsor. I hear that his car is helasiouly fast.
Brainlock, the hood scoop is on backwards because having it that way, it acts like a vacuum to take the heat out of the engine compartment created by the huge turbo.


Check out www.highperformanceimports.com another cool BBS.
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Old 11-04-2000, 10:04 AM   #8
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Yeah, what's the point of the reversed scoop? Trying to be Lancer Evo or what?
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Old 11-04-2000, 10:40 AM   #9
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Yes, I do believe that is Byron Leggett's car. If you look carefully at the decals/paint job on the second picture, you can barely make out the URL for b-spec behind the model - http://www.b-spec.com.

LaterZ!
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Old 11-04-2000, 11:34 AM   #10
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that new turbo version is just plain SICKENING, nothing else to describe it...u said 14 gs for the body kit?
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Old 11-04-2000, 08:27 PM   #11
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not a fan of the backwards hood scoop!
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Old 11-04-2000, 09:13 PM   #12
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well he has a front-mounted intercooler, so it would make more sense to have it reversed.
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Old 11-04-2000, 09:55 PM   #13
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is his car suppost to be on espn 2 like on nov 15th or something? i though i read that in a post like a month or 2 ago.
does anyone know about this? date? time?
i would like to see that especially how ive been constantly reading how disgutingly nastly fast that car is.
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Old 11-05-2000, 01:41 AM   #14
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that is Byron's car - I talked to him there at SEMA. He claims 587HP at the crank and over 200MPH, I'm taking him up on his offer for a ride I'll report back soon. I know Joel Gat rode in it and I hear he was very impressed.

p.s. the girl is Aylen - she was working the KAAZ stand where Byron's car was displaying. (She's not single, sorry guys!)

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Old 11-05-2000, 08:35 AM   #15
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is that SEMA or NOPI? Nice car though!

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Old 11-05-2000, 01:34 PM   #16
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It's the same car.

Believe the hype!

It was at SEMA in the KAAZ booth as part of his devotion to their products. I'm sure he's running a KAAZ rear diff but i'd bet it's safe to say that his center and front might also be from them.

Byron is a very cool guy and he's made the fastest street-legal Subaru in the US AFAIK.

I find it very cool that he's using the best Subaru engine block available, the 2.2l US-Turbo, the same one that's in my 93 Legacy
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Old 11-05-2000, 01:58 PM   #17
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heh. I've talked with Byron about dropping my car off at B Spec for a conversion. I'm waiting for itemized quotes from all parties, but I'm giving it a couple of weeks, due to SEMA.
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