Prodrive GC8 WRX Special Editions


To celebrate Richard Burns’ first year in the Subaru World Rally Team, the RB5 (5 was the number Richard used during the 1999 WRC championship) was launched to critical acclaim by the press. 444 examples of this car were made available to the general public. A “WR Sport” version of the car was available at extra cost, specified at delivery time by the first owner.

  • Blue Steel metallic paintwork
  • Fully color-coded exterior (mirrors, door handles, skirts and driving lamp covers)
  • Blue ‘Alcantara’ and suede-effect interior trim, with black ‘jersey’ surround on seats
  • Special graphite trim for the center console
  • Air conditioning
  • Unique titanium/pewter colored 17in, 6 spoke Speedline alloy wheels with Pirelli ‘P Zero’ 205/45 ZR17 tyres
  • PIAA front driving light conversion
  • Prodrive quickshift
  • Roof-mounted map reading lamps
  • RB5 side and rear decals (and also on driving light covers)
  • RB5 embossed carpet mats
  • RB5 interior-mounted, numbered plaque “Limited Edition” only 444 available
  • On the road price: £24,995
A RB5 WRX example.
A RB5 WRX example.

WR Sport Performance Package

Prodrive High wing (similar to the new STi 5 but with the brake light on the wing rather than boot lid)
Prodrive Performance pack, consisting of Prodrive ECU, exhaust and revised intercooler piping.
On the road price: £27,500