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Cars > Challenges > “Sporty” Vs “The GC”


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Albany, Ohio
United States

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Cincinnati, Ohio
United States


1999 Ford Escort ZX2


2001 Subaru Impreza Sedan

“The GC”

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About “Sporty”

1999 Ford Escort ZX2

My Dad bought this car when he wreck his truck in the snow about 5 years ago. We got his truck fixed and the car just sat around only drove a little bit until I could drive it, about two years later. Has about 60,000 miles on it.

About “The GC”

Bought as a daily driver, turned into a rallycross car.
This is currently being built as a stage rally vehicle


Specs for “Sporty”

28 mpg city
33 mpg highway
130 horsepower
Manual 5-speed
2.0-liter twin-cam 16-valve Zetec four-cylinder engine

Specs for “The GC”

165 bhp
166 ft-lb torque
2.5L flat 4 (EJ251)


Factory Options for “Sporty”

dual airbags
side impact protection
cruise control
moon roof
Solar Tint windows
6 disc cd changer
Anti-lock brakes

Factory Options for “The GC”

"Carbon fiber" trim
CD player - removed
Moon roof


Mods for “Sporty”

American Racing Wheels

Mods for “The GC”

go fastaar goodies

Cobb Stage 2
-Equal length header
-test pipe
-Lightweight main pulley


-Ground Control 10" springs
225lb front
200lb rear
-3-way adjustable rear sway bar
-19mm front sway bar

Miscellaneous items of interest

-Completely gutted interior, sound deadening remains
-Sparco 3" camlock harness
-'02/'03 WRX wheels with Winterforce 205/60/R16's mounted
-'05 STi Drivers seat
-2 Hella 500 driving lights

prolonging rust and breakage

-RallyArmor mudflaps
-RallyArmor 3/16" aluminum skid plate
-3/16" Rear diff skid plate


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my car
Photos: 3

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Motor work
Photos: 3
Cover photo of Snow Rallycross, 2007 album
Snow Rallycross, 2007
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