This is what happens when the Subaru WRX STI gets angry


Romania’s Transfagarasan Highway attracts more than its fair share of enthusiast drivers, as there are some who have said that the Transfagarasan is the best driving road in the world. Our encounter with the Highway was a bit of a good news/bad news scenario: the good news was the road was closed off to the sheep and fellow drivers who generally impede the full experience; the bad news was it was pouring rain. Those clouds had one silver lining, however: we wouldn’t be braving the elements on the rough pavement of the Transfagarasan in anything delicate—we were here to drive Subaru’s new WRX STI Type RA.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/08/20/this-is-what-happens-when-the-subaru-wrx-sti-gets-angry