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1998–1999 Subaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version V Limited Manual DCCD

Specification specific to Subarus with Applied Model GC8F4DD and main Option Code 86 (see note *)

* Cars built for the Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) have an additional “C” or “H” as part of their Option Code, which is sometimes shown on the VIN plate. This is not relevant for this specification page and can be ignored.
Displaying Result 2 of 2 PreviousNext Search Subaru Applied Model GC8F4DD
PlatformFirst Generation Subaru Impreza
Body Style4-Door Sedan
Production CycleRevision FApril 1998 to July 1999
Model CodeGF-GC8 (JDM cars only)
SteeringRight-Hand Drive
MarketJapanese Domestic Market (JDM)
Production DatesNovember 1998 to March 1999
Date On SaleNovember 1998
Chassis List1,000  Limited or Special Edition
Engine Type
ConfigurationFour Cylinder Horizontally Opposed (“Flat Four”)
Cylinder Bore92.0mm
Compression Ratio8.0:1
Fuel TypePetrol
ValvetrainDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves164Valves per Cylinder
Peak Power280PSat6,500 rpm
Peak Torque353N·mat4,000rpm
Transmission Type
Transmission5-Speed Manual (5MT)
DriveFull-time Four Wheel Drive with Driver Control Centre Differential (DCCD F4WD)
Wheels16×7.0JJ ET53
Tyre Size205/50R16
Colour Options74FPearlescent Blue (“New Rally Blue / Sonic Blue Pearl”)
Option Codes
Quick Gear Ratio Steering
Roof Vent
Option Code Notes
Additional NotesLimited Edition car based on the Subaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version V, with the following additional equipment.
  • Limited to 1,000 examples (plus 1 prototype)
  • Finished in 74F “New Rally Blue / Sonic Blue Pearl” (3 examples were painted white)
  • Blue bucket seats with “STi Subaru” embroidered logo
  • Helical Limited-slip front differential
  • Electric windows and central locking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Titanium gear shift knob
  • Serial number plaque