video of the day. pure Stratos.

What a video of the legendary Lancia Stratos with no BS music to get in the way of the exhaust notes!

Thanks to Nicolas for the tip!

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3 thoughts on “video of the day. pure Stratos.

  1. Olivier says:

    This is the car engine noise I most often made with my mouth as a kid. I might still be doing it in the shower once in a while. Don’t tell anyone.

  2. GuitarSlinger says:

    The BEST , and most exciting Rally car ever . Bar none ! As well as the ONLY model rally car to continue winning WRC events in privateers hands well after the factory ( FIAT/Lancia remember ) had abandoned it ( for the Abarth 131 )

    As a road car ( I’ve driven two ) it was an absolute hoot and a half as well .Pure insanity on wheels . Had they been available here I might not of gone down the Prancing Horse alley when in my Exotic ownership phase . Tried like heck to import one but …..

    The World today needs another ‘ real’ Stratos ( not the rebadged 458 thats out there ) if only for the sheer entertainment of the beast . Read up on Michelle Mouton’s comments about driving the monster as well as Walter Rohrl and Sandro Munari’s . What an era . The tail end of Group 4 leading into Group B . Todays WRC pales in comparison .

    • Syed says:

      that’s great you’ve driven one…..Group 4 and Group B was just amazing……WRC will never be that exciting again.

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