Travis Pastrana’s Gymkhana-spec Subaru WRX STI is an overwhelming force of nature. With 862 horsepower and all the wings you can imagine, it is a purpose-built monster designed to complete the wide variety of stunts necessary for his recent Gymkhana video. While the video may be done, the car has not stopped being interesting.
That’s where the drag racing comes in.
Hoonigan Industries is expanding its “This vs. That” series, which also featured Ken Block’s Hoonicorn Mustang, with a new show for Pastrana’s Subaru. But merely competing in adventurous drag races between mismatched cars of different backgrounds is territory that has already been treated before, so there is a twist. And, because Travis Pastrana is driving, that twist is a jump at 150 MPH. For the full story, check out this article from Road & Track.