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VT15r: 2015 Open Class Rally Car

2015 Subaru WRX STI Open Class Rally Car prepared by Vermont SportsCar

Internally designated as the “VT15r” this is the first 2015 Subaru WRX STI rally car prepared by Vermont SportsCar to the Rally America Championship’s OPEN Class specifications. ┬áThis Subaru will be driven by Rally America Champion David Higgins with co-driver Craig Drew in the 2015 Rally America National Championship.

  • ENGINE

    • Horizontally Opposed 4-cylinder
    • Turbocharged and Intercooled
    • Approx 330hp and 480lb/ft Torque (With a Rally America Open Class mandated 34mm restrictor)
    • Garret TR30R Motorsport Turbo
  • WEIGHT

    • Regulated Minimum of 2900lbs
  • ENGINE MANAGEMENT

    • Cosworth Pectel SQ6M ECU
  • TRANSMISSION AND DRIVELINE

    • SADEV 6-speed Sequential Dog-engangement Gearbox
    • RCV Custom Driveshafts
    • RCV Custom Propshaft
    • Motorsport Controlled Central Drive Release
  • CLUTCH

    • Tilton Racing Clutch
  • DIFFERENTIALS

    • SADEV (Front & Rear)
  • SUSPENSION

    • Reiger Competition Suspension
    • Vermont SportsCar Tubular Front and Rear Cross Members
    • Vermont SportsCar Suspension Arms and Links
    • Modified STI Hubs and Spindles/li>
  • BRAKES (Gravel Spec)

    • Alcon Gravel Rally Brakes
    • Endless Brake Pads
    • Vermont SportsCar Hydraulic Handbrake
  • FLUIDS

    • Royal Purple XPR 20W-50 Racing Motor Oil
    • Royal Purple MAXGEAR 75W-90 & 75W-140
    • Royal Purple MAX EZ Power Steering Fluid
    • Royal Purple PURPLE ICE Coolant Additive
  • ELECTRICAL

    • PRS Light Weight Motorsport Wiring Loom
    • OBR Power Control Module and Switch Units
    • GEMS Data Logger
  • TIRES

    • DMACK TIRES
  • WHEELS

    • METHOD Race Wheels MR502 VT-Spec 15×7 Gravel Rally Wheel
  • ROLL CAGE / SHELL PREP

    • Seam-welded Shell
    • Rally America / FIA Open Class specification roll cage
  • SEATS

    • RECARO SPA ProRacer w/HANS (Head & Neck Restraint)
  • LIGHTS

    • PIAA HID Driving Lights, Housed in Hood and Bumper Mounted Carbon Fiber Light Pods
  • INTERIOR

    • Carbon Fiber Dashboard
    • Carbon Fiber Door Cards and Carbon Fiber Co-driver Footrest
    • Sabelt harnesses
    • GEMS Digital Driver and Co-driver Displays
  • FUEL CELL

    • Under-floor FIA FT3.5 Fuel Cell, 75+ Liters
  • EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • Good Fabrications Custom Exhaust Manifold
    • Good Fabrications Stainless Steel 3-inch, Quick-change car system
  • BODY

    • Composite wide-body kit developed in conjunction with M9 USA Composites
    • Composite Under-floor Protection
    • STI Carbon Fiber Roof Scoop
    • Aluminum Sump Guard
    • Stainless Steel Differential Guard
  • MISC

    • Heated Front Wind Shield
    • STI Quick Ratio Steering Rack (11 to 1)
    • Polycarbonate Side and Rear Windows
    • Motorsport High Flow Power Steering Pump




Vermont SportsCar    382 Hercules Drive, Suite #4, Colchester, Vermont 05446 | Telephone: (802) 655-3533 | Fax: (802) 655-6693 | info@vtcar.com

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Photography: Lars Gange - rally.subaru.com