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1996 Subaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version II V-Limited Manual DCCD

Specification specific to Subarus with Applied Model GC8C4DD and main Option Code 66 (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 GC8C4DD
PlatformFirst Generation Subaru Impreza
Body Style4-Door Sedan
Production CycleRevision C2June 1994 to July 1996
Model CodeE-GC8 (JDM cars only for emissions classifications)
SteeringRight-Hand Drive
MarketJapanese Domestic Market (JDM)
Production DatesFebruary 1996 to May 1996
Date On SaleJanuary 1996
Chassis List555  Limited or Special Edition
Engine Type
ConfigurationFour Cylinder Horizontally Opposed (“Flat Four”)
Cylinder Bore92.0mm
Compression Ratio8.5:1
Fuel TypePetrol
ValvetrainDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves164Valves per Cylinder
Peak Power275PSat6,500 rpm
Peak Torque319N·mat4,000rpm
Transmission Type Ratio Graph
Transmission5-Speed Manual (5MT)
DriveFull-time Four Wheel Drive with Driver Control Centre Differential (DCCD F4WD)
Tyre Size205/50R16
Colour Options53CSolid Blue (“Monte Carlo Blue, Rally Blue”)
Option Codes
Electric Windows
Central Locking
Air Conditioning
ABS Brakes
Steering Gear Ratio 13:1
Option Code Notes
Additional NotesSubaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version II V-Limited
Limited Edition to commemorate Subaru winning the 1995 Manufacturers' World Championship. Limited to 555 examples, all with 53C Rally Blue bodywork and Colin McRae and Derek Ringer signatures embroidered in the front seat. Fitted with an FIA-approved WRC “World Rally Manufacturers’ Champions” memorial emblem at the rear.
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JPGC8 C2Subaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version II 5MTSep.95May 96
JPGC8 DSubaru Impreza WRX type RA STi version III 5MTAug.96Jul.97