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Old 01-15-2001, 05:08 AM   #1
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Talking The WRX reached the U.S what about these?

Subaru did good bringing the WRX so I think they should do even better and bring on these:
The B4 and Wagon Blitzen, 280hp, twin turbo, AWD and Porsche's tuned suspenssion:




and the Forester STI II with 250hp:

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Old 01-15-2001, 08:11 AM   #2
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Just want til SCC talks about these cars and then FHI/SOA will listen...hahaha They're the only reason the WRX is here...

sorry for the venting...

I'd love a Forester turbo...if that came out here I'd marry my GF and convince her to get one...hehehe

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Old 01-15-2001, 10:18 AM   #3
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I imagine it is more than SCC that contributed to the WRX arrival on US shores - like maybe this board had something to do with it, some larger circulation magazines, etc.
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Old 01-15-2001, 10:46 AM   #4
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A B4 RSK and a WRX STi will complete my modest car stable. I'll be happy.
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Old 01-15-2001, 10:48 AM   #5
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did you guys ever think the 1200 98's that sold out, the 99s that sold out and the 10000+ 00's and huge numbers of 01's selling had anything to do with it?

What that did is show SOA there REALLY is a market for a small AWD sports vehicle here.

you guys crack me up with your SCC theory
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Old 01-15-2001, 11:02 AM   #6
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They can't bring them over until they make them much uglier...

Those cars are far too nice looking.
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Old 01-15-2001, 11:37 AM   #7
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I think those are the Legacy's and will probably be coming over soon

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Old 01-15-2001, 07:58 PM   #8
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The next step for the legacy gt series in the US is either the H-6 or the WRX turbo, seeing how both are now federally certified and in the SOA parts bin. And don't count out a turbo Forester, people love that car around these parts, and a turbo would make sense for folks looking for a little more juice in their mini sport-ute...

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Old 01-15-2001, 08:03 PM   #9
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I think we deserve the Blitzen with a 3L Flat 6 with Twin Turbos
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Old 01-15-2001, 10:06 PM   #10
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I recently saw these cars at the tokyo auto salon, check out the pics,

Http://Imprezed.tripod.com/Tokyo.html


-Brendan
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Old 01-15-2001, 10:19 PM   #11
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I asked the lead designer for Subaru about bringing over the Legacy B4 while I was in Detroit and he said, "We don't have any plans to bring it over at this point. We'll probably see an STi version WRX before we see a B4."

So there ya go. Actually they seemed very interested in the possibility of bringing over the STi.
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Old 01-15-2001, 11:07 PM   #12
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Now I could get the wife to buy one of them with no problems.
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Old 01-16-2001, 01:21 AM   #13
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