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15 minutes ago, Gripless said:

I want to know how long a run up he needed to get up the highway off ramp. 
it’s like a space ship ion drive very little acceleration that needs time to add up to moving fast.

 

A space ship ion drive wasn't conceived by someone completely deranged, with no basis in science :P

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It can't be any of the above.  Could have at least started with a 4 door STI. So it could at least be legitimately an STI, converted to an S201 replica.  Even then it wouldn't be a genuine S201 so still not 50k worth.

 

At least make a retna look like a 22B not an S201........the ugliest subaru ever made.

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Theoretical question

 

Buy it, rip all the hideous off and convert it back to a 'std.' GC coupe. What would the buy price need to be to come out in the black on the resale?

 

There are still a few unmolested GC coupes kicking around, they go for stupid money in Aus at least if recent MCM episodes are anything to go by

 

Edit: 😎 why bother when you could just grab this https://www.trademe.co.nz/a/motors/cars/subaru/wrx-sti/listing/2809155310?bof=ln1WQ6WR

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That coupe is a gc4 so yes it is a Retna car. Sadly it's been completely wrecked by who ever did that to it. Sad day for Retna fans and s201 fans alike. Why would you bother converting a coupe to that spec when it effectively makes it completely worthless. As ugly as the s201 is, I'd still respect someone who took a crashed one and swapped it to another 4 door as a replica or just to keep it from going off the road. The doors /body has had the lines removed too so cannot really be made into a type R without considerable body work. 

 

It's a pretty big derp from who ever owns it/built it. 

 

 

 

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Agree with that. At least do it to a 4 door then it would be very close to a S201. And also keep it 2 tone.

 

He should remove that body kit and do a 22B wide body to it with 22B bumpers and leave the S201 running gear in it to make it a 22B replica. It would almost be worth what he wants for it given that a real 22B is over 200k these days. And the S201 running gear is good stuff.

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46 minutes ago, ginganinja said:

Agree with that. At least do it to a 4 door then it would be very close to a S201. And also keep it 2 tone.

 

He should remove that body kit and do a 22B wide body to it with 22B bumpers and leave the S201 running gear in it to make it a 22B replica. It would almost be worth what he wants for it given that a real 22B is over 200k these days. And the S201 running gear is good stuff.

 

If you could simply convert any coupe to a fake 22b and get $50k... there would be a lot of people doing it... i for one would do it.

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36 minutes ago, Andy_Mac said:

@Loren it is quite a fugly looking thing, dunno why so many people are gushing over it. All of Blocks ones have been super aggressive while still actually looking good.

 

I don't understand why they put all the timeattack style aero on for basically an autocross car.

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