Ken Block compares 1997 versus 2021 Subaru WRX STI rally cars

Ken Block has ended his exclusive Ford partnership, and is now back in a Subaru. After debuting a Subaru WRX STI rally car, Block decided to compare the brand-new Subaru WRX STI VT20R race car to one of its ancestors, a 1997 Subaru Impreza GC8 STI rally car. Subaru started rallying with the Legacy, but …

CAR LEGENDS #32 – GROUP B RALLYING

GROUP B RALLYING (1982-1986) Rallying has always taken road cars to the extremes of tuning. Today’s WRC machines cost hundreds of thousands of pounds and share few components with the road cars they’re based on. But in the 1980s, Group B rallying made today’s WRC look tame. The cars were so wild they were deemed …

PRODRIVE LAUNCHES RESTORATION PROGRAMME

The team at Prodrive has decided to launch a restoration programme for its ex-rally and works cars after growing demand for work. The creation of Prodrive Legends, the name of the programme, is a direct response to a rise in requests from vehicle owners to verify the provenance and then restore race and rally cars …