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This is a discussion on What's happenin?! within the New Member Hangout forums, part of the Community - Meet other Enthusiasts category; Originally Posted by zax Just to be sure... you realize there will be no drifting in the wrx, yes? Ken ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    Just to be sure... you realize there will be no drifting in the wrx, yes?
    Ken Block gets pretty drifty in his STI, jus sayin.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marioshi View Post
    Ken Block gets pretty drifty in his STI, jus sayin.
    USED to...we have no idea on the torque split of his STI either...for all we know, it could have been similar to how a GTR-34 ran a very heavy split to the rear wheels with the fronts only *helping*
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    Quote Originally Posted by Marioshi View Post
    Ken Block gets pretty drifty in his STI, jus sayin.


    The planetary gearset in the STi center diff is a much more durable unit to the viscous coupling unit in the WRX. Once that silicone fluid overheats, it's bye-bye center diff! Jus sayin.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikie13 View Post
    USED to...we have no idea on the torque split of his STI either...for all we know, it could have been similar to how a GTR-34 ran a very heavy split to the rear wheels with the fronts only *helping*
    He might still use his STIs in his spare time. I realize that his car was heavily modified. Again, I was jus sayin, its not impossible to awd drift with the right set up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Marioshiboi View Post
    He might still use his STIs in his spare time. I realize that his car was heavily modified. Again, I was jus sayin, its not impossible to awd drift with the right set up.
    *cough*

    Quote Originally Posted by zax View Post
    The planetary gearset in the STi center diff is a much more durable unit to the viscous coupling unit in the WRX. Once that silicone fluid overheats, it's bye-bye center diff! Jus sayin.
    If you sustain a f/r bias for longer than a moment (i.e. AWD drifting), your center diff is toast.
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    Well I know it's hella hard to drift in an AWD vehicle, I'll probably do Auto cross. Rallying will be pretty sweet too
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