This Page has some specs Laurie's WRX engines chop top beetle
Ah, the joy of having too much horsepower.
Engine Type.: 2.0 litre turbo subaru. Bore........:
Pushrods....: I don't think so
Other stuff..: Porsche Gearbox
Carving up the track at Valla `99
It's good to watch an overpowered car driving around a go-cart track. Lorrie was still trying to sort the car out here.
Lauching hard at the FF&R Jamboree
Note the rear tyres surface area for grip, and the front wheel almost off the ground. This picture was scanned from Fast Fours and Rotaries magazine. Laurie's best time of the day was only 12.7 for 1/4 mile, due boost problems. The car kept losing boost above 3,000rpm, causing booging problems off the line and a general loss of power.
Fibreglass Fantasy The front end is a one piece fibreglass unit. Underneath it lives...
Look at that huge intercooler in the rear wing.