2005 Hawkeye STI Spec C Type RA - Page 5 - ScoobyNet.com - Subaru Enthusiast Forum

Go Back  ScoobyNet.com - Subaru Enthusiast Forum > Community > Member's Gallery
Reload this Page >

2005 Hawkeye STI Spec C Type RA

Notices
Member's Gallery Pictures of your pride and joy

2005 Hawkeye STI Spec C Type RA

Old 29 January 2019, 11:31 PM
  #121  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Default

Originally Posted by Ste333 View Post
Looks well
Im from solihull too, and we never bumper into each other? Mind you I think ive seen your car around though.
harry007 is offline  
Old 30 January 2019, 09:03 AM
  #122  
Ste333
Scooby Regular
iTrader: (3)
 
Ste333's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Solihull, UK
Posts: 1,001
Default

I've seen yours at TDR, but never on the road I work in Solihull, but live closer to Kings Heath.

But I suppose saying that, your car seems to spend most of its time at TDR :P
Ste333 is offline  
Old 30 January 2019, 03:05 PM
  #123  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Default

Originally Posted by Ste333 View Post
I've seen yours at TDR, but never on the road I work in Solihull, but live closer to Kings Heath.

But I suppose saying that, your car seems to spend most of its time at TDR :P
All I can say is ... midlife crisis lol. Gets driven 400 miles a year, then back to doing something to it lol.

harry007 is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 07:30 PM
  #124  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Default

Seems like forever since I have driven this car. I finally have it back. Having pick it up during rush hour I never really had the opportunity to test the car or try some of the power. The ride is actually reassuringly smooth and refined. The turbo spool up time has also changed, kicking in later. Although noticeable, but doesnt seem to be an issue for me. But no doubt the VF36 hybrid did spool much earlier.

The final figure on the dyno was 444.8bhp and around 370 torque. The initial run was around 431bhp. Mark was not happy with it, so made further adjustments. I am running a sard sports cat down pipe, ceramic coated. In the next 2-3 months I will be changing my downpipe and my sard one will be for sale.

Im going to drive it more in the next coming weeks. Get the feedback and possibly make adjustments to the suspension. GEO is not complete and will be getting done next week. I will also be getting the car detailed and a proper photo shoot. I also aim to track it twice this year. I dont think a Impreza is an ever finished project, I truly believe the vehicle will continue to evolve.

Credits:

Tom from Sprinting Hare JDM. Highly recommended for all supply of parts and genuine advise true advise.

Mark from TDR. For putting her altogether and putting up with all my various requests. Highly recommended for all subaru work. Top guys.

BN Europe Ltd: for supplying all the rare goodies on the car and completing the vision.


Revised spec:
Unofficial spec list:

Spec:

Engine:
Standard forged jdm 2.0 engine
6 Speed DCCD gearbox (standard)
Uprated rear differential
Custom true twin scroll Billet turbo. Using a Garret duel ball bearing core.
Turbosmart actuator
Injector Dynamics Injectors top feed 1050x
RCM induction kit
RCM parallel fuel rail kit + fpr
RCM track attack oil catch can kit
Process West top mount intercooler
Process West intercooler undertray
Original spec c battery clamp
STI oil filler cap
STI radiator cap
STI oil filter
STI red intercooler hose
Perrin crankshaft pulley
Samco coolant hose kit
Samco intake hose
Tomei stainless steel exhaust manifold – Ceramic coated
Sard sports cat downpipe – Ceramic coated
Tomei titanium cat back exhaust system
Intake blanking plate
Custom remap – by TDR Warwick Power:

Interior:
STI custom floor mats
STI titanium gear **** – Rare!
STI titanium key
Full Genuine Subaru S204 “Matt Black” dash setup with stereo blanks
Stereo and speakers removed
JDM frameless interior mirror
Original Prodrive steering wheel, fully retrimmed
HKB boss kit
Rare Sti Genome triple din gauge set
Fire extinguisher in boot

Exterior:
Speedline Type 2120 Motor sport wheels, 18x8” ET52
235/40/18 Advan AD08 R tyres
Custom down sized number plates
Genuine Subaru RA-R front grille – Rare!
Twin Hella horns in red
Rallytech 100% carbon fibre mirrors
STI wheel nuts inc locks
Full window tint
Zunsport grill black
TEIN bonnet dampers
Antenna blanking plate
Subaru wind deflectors

Suspension:
Polly Utherane bushes thoughout
Whiteline anti lift kit
KW clubsport coilovers, 2 way adjustable
Whiteline heavy duty font anti-roll bar
Whiteline heavy duty rear anti-roll bar
Whiteline heavy duty front & rear droplinks
STI front lower Yamaha damper chassis brace
STI rear upper Yamaha damper strut brace
Rear lower boot brace (strandard)
Whiteline droplink mount kit
STI carbon fibre front strut brace
Full geo alignment setup – pending

Brakes:
Front Alcon Motorsport brake calipers with custom 356mm PFC discs
Rear Alcon Motor sport brake calipers with alcon 343mm discs
Hel braided hoses black
Pagid RST3 brake pads all around

Drive-terrain:
Exedy Racing pink box clutch
Exedy Racing lightweight flywheel
STI quick/short shift lever assembly
STI Group N gearbox cradle bush kit
STI Group N pitch mount
STI Group N engine mount pair
STI Group N 6 speed gearbox mount
STI Group N gear lever support bush
STI Group N rear diff brace support
Hel braided clutch hose

Security:
Front and back black vue cameras
Smart track tracking system
Clifford cat 1 650 alarm
(I may have missed some things, will change accordingly)


Some pictures attached. They arent the best, but because its been a such a long time, you guys that are following will appreciate. Im exhausted for today and signing out. Pictures are sharp! Was using the new Huawei mate pro 20 phone. Its camera is insane.
















harry007 is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 08:00 PM
  #125  
fpan
Scooby Regular
iTrader: (10)
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 2,794
Default

Beauty! I saw this yesterday when I went to drop mine off.
Are these discs part of the Alcon kit? How much did it set you back if you don't mind me asking? PM if you prefer.

Last edited by fpan; 05 February 2019 at 08:19 PM.
fpan is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 08:02 PM
  #126  
bonesetter
Scooby Regular
iTrader: (9)
 
bonesetter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Midlands
Posts: 3,454
Default

Wow, what a spec sheet - you've thrown the book at that one

Some nice choices there. I could list the things I like, like tyres, suspension bits etc, but then I would be copying your list

What about the PU bushes? Is the car for road use?
bonesetter is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 08:44 PM
  #127  
Pete
WRX STI TYPE RA V6/1557..
 
Pete's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Warwickshire
Posts: 4,107
Default

Stunning H, glad you’ve got it back, the whole car just looks so right, I’d not change a thing, sits so well too.
Pete is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 09:09 PM
  #128  
RAGGY DOO
Scooby Regular
iTrader: (1)
 
RAGGY DOO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Avoid bob Rawle
Posts: 2,491
Default

Why does it come across like your not 100 percent happy mate
just kinda get that vibe from reading your post
car is savage btw
RAGGY DOO is online now  
Old 05 February 2019, 11:04 PM
  #129  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Smile

Originally Posted by Pete View Post
Stunning H, glad you’ve got it back, the whole car just looks so right, I’d not change a thing, sits so well too.
I think your right. It does sit spot on. Happy days.

Originally Posted by fpan View Post
Beauty! I saw this yesterday when I went to drop mine off.
Are these discs part of the Alcon kit? How much did it set you back if you don't mind me asking? PM if you prefer.

Its a complete Alcon motorsport brake kit all around. Front discs are custom PFC discs for a more superior performance. For the price I will me PM you lol. Mate thats a really nice shot you took there! I like!

Originally Posted by RAGGY DOO View Post
Why does it come across like your not 100 percent happy mate
just kinda get that vibe from reading your post
car is savage btw
Sorry mate! 18hr days takes its toll on you. I was mid-shattered while writing up, my eyes were closing lol. I am happy, but cant really provide any solid feedback, I cruised down the motorway straight home. I gave it some on the dual carriage way, yep it goes! I was just tired. I suppose im only 32 but ive been around cars all my life. Subaru is my serious passion. My daily is quicker than this lol. BUT I love subarus inside out! maybe with age excitement wears out? But im a happy chappy
harry007 is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 11:06 PM
  #130  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Default

Originally Posted by bonesetter View Post
Wow, what a spec sheet - you've thrown the book at that one

Some nice choices there. I could list the things I like, like tyres, suspension bits etc, but then I would be copying your list

What about the PU bushes? Is the car for road use?
Your welcome to copy. It is for road use with occasional track use.
harry007 is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 11:06 PM
  #131  
Pete
WRX STI TYPE RA V6/1557..
 
Pete's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Warwickshire
Posts: 4,107
Default

I’m 51 Harry and believe me, excitement doesn’t wear of with age, well not for Subarus, the wife yes. Lol, lol.
Pete is offline  
Old 05 February 2019, 11:13 PM
  #132  
harry007
Scooby Regular
Thread Starter
 
harry007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 2,323
Default

Originally Posted by Pete View Post
I’m 51 Harry and believe me, excitement doesn’t wear of with age, well not for Subarus, the wife yes. Lol, lol.
I will rule it down to just being completely exhausted. Gonna get some rest gents. Just one of those days...
harry007 is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.