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post #16 of 18 Old 05-23-2008, 04:28 PM
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The STi 6-speed does not handle 600whp any better than the WRX's 5-speed handles 300whp. Probably worse.

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post #17 of 18 Old 05-23-2008, 05:31 PM
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And the supsension gets changed out on either car also if they are that serious about modding it.

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post #18 of 18 Old 05-28-2008, 08:39 PM Thread Starter
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i found out today that i can buy an ej257 block for $900. so it looks like i will be running a bored and stroked ej257 with ej205 heads
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