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Old 10-01-2000, 01:16 PM   #1
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If Andy can design styles like Liberal/SYMS/Zero Sports/Prova kits, that would be nice. Since most body are geared toward other imports. It would be nice to see Impreza's make a statement about its stylings and its potential in the world of imports.

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Old 10-01-2000, 01:25 PM   #2
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i'm generating a few examples for andy and i to discuss. i'm using the p1, 22b, eifel and prova as examples. when all is said and done he wants something a little different not something that is already out there. don't worry, the impreza clan will be able to make a statement at a reasonable price. this whole project will actually begin right after SEMA so stay tuned and keep the comments coming.
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Old 10-01-2000, 01:26 PM   #3
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Why not design something new and good looking rather than copy other people's work. Like Chris said, Andy's are pro's so whatever you tell them to make, they'll make. Now go and draw something!
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Old 10-01-2000, 01:32 PM   #4
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My thoughts exactly Alex.
People, don't worry too much. I'll pass the ideas andy and i come out with to everyone before molding and production begin. so, if you have original ideas, please feel free to send them our way.
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Old 10-01-2000, 04:30 PM   #5
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Sure it's good to be original, but there are no P1 parts available, so if they made replica's of them, many people would buy the P1 replica parts. I personally would much rather see p1 parts than an original body kit.
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Old 10-01-2000, 04:39 PM   #6
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Thumbs up

Alex, I have to disagree and agree with soon
What if his original bodykits do not go over well with the public? You have a safer bet by going with replica parts of products not affordable to the general public once the quality is still great. Isn't that the japanese way?

Nick - who feels alex is worried I will ask to get CUSCO replica stuff
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Old 10-01-2000, 05:22 PM   #7
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OK I got it! Make a widebody kit like Trials's but one that is intergrated a little better. I like the idea of a wide body kit but their is a little ugly and very expensive.

Oh yeah here is a link to alot of body kits to look at. http://www.takakaira.com/aerokits/ae...enu.php3?cat=7

Hope that helps

Turk http://www.clubimpreza.com
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Old 10-01-2000, 09:28 PM   #8
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Yeah...And make it heavy duty fiberglass. The roads out here in NY are crap. Ripped my AMG bumper off like 3 times and bent 2 rims.
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Old 10-02-2000, 12:14 AM   #9
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How about a front lip spoiler out of something other then fiberglass? I want something that will flex if hit and not break or shatter. Oh and how about some front flaps that are shaped to fit the stock sideskirts?
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Old 10-02-2000, 12:27 AM   #10
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I stumbled across a kit I liked when reading the other thread (I think) but I can't find it again. Does anyone know of a kit named Iosio or something like that?
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Old 10-02-2000, 01:52 AM   #11
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Isotta I think
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Old 10-02-2000, 08:43 AM   #12
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my $.02 widebodys are to expensive.
and I think good sides skirts is what are really lacking from the subaru aftermarket. So make sure the a creative side skirts.
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Old 10-02-2000, 08:48 AM   #13
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You want to make plenty of money from us? Make paintable mud guards for the front wheel well. I'll buy a pair. Heck, make paintable mud guards for the rear wheel well, too!
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Old 10-02-2000, 09:48 AM   #14
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The objective of this whole thing is to create an inexpensive kit that looks good and we all can afford. I suppose andy would like to make some extra dough on the side, but that's capitalism for yah! Now, if i made anything of this, that would be nice too. But, my objective is to get all you RSers some swank gear and some mean looking cars.
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