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Subaru Impreza STi Type-RA V Ltd 555

Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire £8,495.00
70 days ago
Impreza WRX STi RA V ltd 555
107000 miles
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"Fresh Import 1998 Subaru Impreza WRX STi Type-RA V Ltd 555"

Stunning rust free example in original and standard configuration.

Freshly imported from Japan.
All duties and taxes payed.
UK registered with V5 and documentation. Fully prepared, MOT'd and UK road legal.

1998 Subaru Impreza WRX STi Type-RA V Limited 491/555

Serial number 491/555 - complete with special edition plaque, '97 WRC emblem on boot, '97 V3 insignia interior, pink WRC grill badge, STi RA engine, STi RA close ratio gearbox, DCCD, R180 diff, 4 pot front 2 pot rear brakes, STi RA suspension, STi RA quick rack steering, auto/manual intercooler water spray, opening roof hatch and lightweight panels as original equipment.

Bodywork is excellent and the iconic Subaru Rally blue contrasts beautifully with the gold STi wheels. Free from any damage, dents, rust, scratches or obvious blemishes.

Chassis and underbody components are in impressive corrosion free condition.
Brakes and suspension are all standard and in great mechanical condition throughout. No knocks or rattles, everything feels tight and operates correctly. Matching Dunlop tyres with very good tread.

Original and unmodified STi RA engine in perfect running order. Very smooth at idle with no unwanted noises even from cold. Boosts strongly through the rev range with no hesitations or stutters. No oil or coolant leaks. 3" cat back Fujitsu performance exhaust system (fitted prior to import in Japan).

Original STi RA close ratio gearbox in great working order. Smooth in operation both up and down the gears. No crunchy synchromeshes, noises or leaks. DCCD can be seen operating correctly. R180 rear diff with no leaks or noises. STi short shift gear linkage. Clutch is perfect.

Interior comes standard with V3 manufacturers champion insignia on front seats and special edition 491/555 plaque.
Front seats are in amazing condition for a 19 year car with no collapse to bolsters, sagging, rips or tares. Opening STi RA roof hatch. Electric windows. Central locking. Original Subaru floor mats. JVC stereo system. Discreet boost gauge and turbo timer (fitted prior to import in Japan). In very good order throughout.

Superb car to drive - very quick acceleration for a standard model with the close ratio STi RA gearbox and powerful STi RA engine. Handling is precise and very well balanced. Brakes are sharp and effective

A true rally thoroughbred.

Fully inspected and serviced comprising;

Lucas engine oil, oil filter, air filter, NGK 7B spark plugs, engine coolant/anti freeze, brake fluid and clutch fluid renewed.
Timing belt and tensioner renewed.
3 piece OE clutch kit renewed.
4 wheel alignment carried out with printout.
Full Dynax clear coat chassis protection treatment.
Fully refurbished original STi alloys.
3 stage machine polish.
Professionally valeted.

Model specification;

• Model: GC8E4DD
• Engine: EJ20KDW7P
• Transmission: TY752VB6EA
• Colour: 74F
• Trim: 830
• Option: 86C
• Weight: 1240kg
• Power: 280bhp

Manufacture date: 10/03/1998
First registered in UK: 01/10/2017
MOT: 26/9/2017
Mileage: 109,000 miles

For more information or to arrange a viewing please get in touch.


(private sale no warranty implied or given)

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