This car was one of those that participated in the championship WRCstory guide Colin McRae. Having written a long time in sports since 1997 and after, it remains to this day… of fighting.
The Subaru Impreza S5 WRC ‘P2 WRC’, which took part in the Monte Carlo Rally for the first time in 1997. almost never stopped competing and even in recent years against younger models. But in the hands of McRae in the 90s it really became a legend.
Between 1998 and 2000 he won many victories, while in 1998 and 1999 he won the Hungarian championship. From 2001 to 2002 it returned to England and shortly afterwards (2004) it was bought by its current owner who ran a series of races between 2005 and 2007.
At some point it was converted to a right-hand drive, but this does not mean in any case that it cannot become a left-hand drive again, if and when the person who gets it now wants it. According to the information, it has been kept in very good condition, since engine and transmission were serviced a few hundred kilometers ago.
Such a 2-door Subaru Impreza is a special and desirable car in itself, says the man in charge “Silverstone Auctions», who will take his auction. It has been kept for 20 years in the hands of a private person, who took care of it diligently and collectively. for the bond he had with the chiefs Colin McRaeis expected to be in high demand.
The event of its sale will be held on February 25. According to estimates,
its price will exceed 400,000 euros.