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2016 Subaru WRX

  • 2016 Subaru WRX
  • 2016 Subaru WRX
  • 2016 Subaru WRX
  • 2016 Subaru WRX
  • 2016 Subaru WRX
2016 Subaru WRX
Color
Ice Silver Metallic
Engine
FA20DIT (2.0L H4)
Transmission
Manual
Location
Baltimore, MD

The Story

I bought this car new in December 2015 and it stayed stock as a fun commuter car until September 2016 when I decided to install just a simple intake and OTS tune. The car scene in Wisconsin was great and inspired me to set out with the goal of building a street/drag car with an aggressive aesthetic.

The build has seen a number of revisions and is now sitting at 777whp/589ftlb on E60 when turned up. I’ve learned a lot along the way - from doing oil changes to a drivetrain swap, from learning manual to hitting the dragstrip, and much more. The friends and experiences made along the way have been the best part, and I have many to thank for their help in getting this far: TopShelf Performance, Felix Performance, Prime Motoring, and JrTuned to name a few. Looking forward to setting a new personal best at the strip!

Vehicle Info

  • Engine
    FA20DIT (2.0L H4)
  • Color
    Ice Silver Metallic
  • Location
    Baltimore, MD
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Drivetrain
    AWD

Performance Modifications

  • Outfront Motorsports closed deck FA20 case halves
  • Manley Extreme Duty 86.25mm forged pistons
  • Manley I Beam Rods / ARP rod bolts
  • King XPG FA20 road & main bearings
  • Fluidampr Harmonic Balancer
  • IAG Competition AOS
  • ETS headers
  • SBTK side exit exhaust
  • ETS 4" intake
  • PTE6466 turbo
  • ETS 3.5" FMIC
  • Tial Q VTA BOV
  • Twin Tial 38mm wastegates
  • Grimmspeed boost controller
  • Nostrum HPFP
  • Cobb FlexFuel kit
  • 2 Walbro 450 LPFPs
  • 2019 STI trans, diff, axles
  • ACT T1S-S05 twin disc clutch
  • ACT Streetlite flywheel
  • iWire DCCD
  • Torque Solution trans mount, driveshaft carrier bushings
  • Toque Solution rear diff mount
  • Fortune Auto 500 coilovers
  • DBA front/rear rotors
  • Hawk HPS 5.0 pads
  • Kartboy Short Throw Shifter and bushings
  • KillerB oil pickup
  • Headgames full ported heads
  • GSC valvetrain
  • Kelford 280/286 cams
  • Koyorad radiator
  • BRZ intake manifold
  • Omni 4bar MAP sensor
  • Radium dual pump hanger
  • Aeromotive A1000 fuel pressure regulator
  • Custom iWire dual pump wiring kit
  • iBR fuel rails
  • ID1300 port injectors
  • iBR fuel controller
  • DSS carbon fiber driveshaft
  • Stoptech steel brake lines
  • Torque Solution engine mounts

Cosmetic Modifications

  • Angry Acorn v1 widebody kit
  • VIS Racing VS2 carbon fiber hood
  • Profile Pivot Switchback c-lights & halos
  • Carbon Reproductions carbon fiber wing
  • 20% ceramic tint
  • Cosmis Racing XT-006R wheels - 18x11+8mm
  • Toyo R888 tires - 275/40/18
  • BORA +20mm spacers
  • iDoing 9" Android head unit w/ CarPlay
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