Quote Originally Posted by wrxaddicted
hate to burst your bubble, but even if he got an 02-05, he would love it. The 06 weighs 200+ pounds more than te 02-05. It may have a lil more power/torque, but weight is weight, and the ej205 has been proven a reliable motor here in the states for about 5 years, and the reliability of the new 06 2.5l is unknown.
Well actually the 06 weighs 3,192 vs 3,085 for the 04 so it's only a little over a hundrend pounds.

And the EJ25 has been around for years now and has proven both to respond well to mods and be as reliable (if not more) than the EJ20.

No worries this WRX is just a good as the last.