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Mishimoto 2015+ Subaru STI Performance Cold-Air Intake System, Part 3: Testing

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Mishimoto Subaru STI Performance Air Intake

Dyno Testing Time to see what kind of power gains we are able to achieve with our intake design! First, we strapped this Launch Edition to the dynamometer.
2015 STI on the dynamometer
2015 STI on the dynamometer
2015 STI on the dyno
2015 STI on the dyno
Then we began making pulls. On our first day … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2015+ Subaru STI Performance Cold-Air Intake System, Part 2: Prototype Fabrication

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Mishimoto Subaru STI Performance Air Intake

Prototype Fabrication After experimenting with some boxed designs in Part 1 of this write-up, it was time to turn our attention to a shrouded setup, similar to what we offer for the 2008–2014 models. We’re hoping we could utilize the piping from our existing kit, which is well designed and has proven power gains. After placing the shroud into position, we found that it would certainly fit, but would require some modification. The fabrication work began! Check out … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2015+ Subaru STI Performance Cold-Air Intake System, Part 1: Project Introduction and Goals

Interested in purchasing our 2015 STi intake system? Check out more details on our product page linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru STI Performance Air Intake

Launch Edition Subaru STI in Mishimoto garage
Launch Edition Subaru STI in Mishimoto garage
Introduction Our team is finally working on some cool components for the new 2015 Subaru STI! As you know, the 2015 STI is essentially a hybrid of old and new Impreza components. It features the newer body style paired with the trusty EJ engine, instead of the new DIT motor featured in the … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto Subaru WRX/STi FMIC Kit, Part 8: Testing Data Presentation and Project Recap

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Mishimoto Subaru WRX/STi Front-Mount Intercooler, 2001-2007

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Front-Mount Intercooler, 2008-2014

Mishimoto Subaru STi Front-Mount Intercooler, 2008-2014

Time to review our data so we can finally put a close on this project. The product development process for this front-mount intercooler has taken months and has also helped refine several of our processes. Before we move into the testing data, our first portion of this post will cover the physical benefits of our intercooler. By providing a more efficient heat exchanger, … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto Subaru WRX/STI FMIC Kit, Part 7: Cooler Efficiency Testing

Interested in purchasing our Subaru WRX or STi intercooler kit? Check out more details on our product pages linked below!

Mishimoto Subaru WRX/STi Front-Mount Intercooler, 2001-2007

Mishimoto Subaru WRX Front-Mount Intercooler, 2008-2014

Mishimoto Subaru STi Front-Mount Intercooler, 2008-2014

We are nearing the end of this build. As mentioned in the last post, we wanted to put our core to the test and provide some cooling efficiency data that our customers could use. We decided to modify our 2010 STi to add some heat and power to the CAC system for testing. Information regarding our vehicle is listed below. 2010 Subaru … Continue Reading ››