STI vs. EVO - Which is ACTUALLY better

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The never ending car meet parking lot debate; Subaru WRX STI versus Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution. We break down the STI and EVO from the fast and furious EVO VII to Baby Driver’s Hawk Eye WRX STI. From the Lancer Evolution’s Iron block 4G63 to the signature Impreza WRX STI flat 4 engine. Join Joey as he leaves no stone unturned either tarmac or gravel; lets see who the real 4 door/boosted 4 cylinder is the real victor.
Versus puts two automotive giants toe to toe as Joey Rassool tallies up points to see who is the victor. Anything from heritage, performance, and even availability are taken into consideration. You can argue with him all you want but you can't argue with the numbers.
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Donut Media
Donut Media - Ay əvvəl
What other rivalries do you wanna see?
Trushal Patel
Trushal Patel - 7 gün əvvəl
Gabriel Altland lol the si is barely a performance car
Smoke-on-the Tires
Smoke-on-the Tires - Ay əvvəl
Juan Carlos Benitez I think that would be a very interesting watch
colony haze
colony haze - Ay əvvəl
Mitsubishi 3000GT VR4 vs Acura NSX
YunWilli boii
YunWilli boii - Ay əvvəl
R34 skyline VS Mk4 supra
Redneck Reviews
Redneck Reviews - Ay əvvəl
Donut Media mustang and Camaro
Jimmy-James Olivier-McCutcheon
Jimmy-James Olivier-McCutcheon - 11 saat əvvəl
replace that dude with james, nolan or zach
mr unknown
mr unknown - 15 saat əvvəl
He is uk man so no suprise his winner his sti stupid as hell come to asia malaysia sri lanka japan if u want to see really evo
mr unknown
mr unknown - 15 saat əvvəl
Stupid after evo x mitshubishi stopped their production still evo x wvo 9 is the best jdm
mr unknown
mr unknown - 15 saat əvvəl
Evolution is the best sti no match
Fe Brito
Fe Brito - 15 saat əvvəl
NOOOOOOOO! EVOs are better
Jeremy Lenz
Jeremy Lenz - Gün əvvəl
This dude and his research team are dumb. As a non biased person who's driven both I strongly disagree with this
Kurt Sudheim
Kurt Sudheim - Gün əvvəl
Talks about sti heritage & doesn't even give Colin McRae a shout out...? Would've given evo 1more or in category2
Joseph Jeffreys
Joseph Jeffreys - Gün əvvəl
2021 sti will have the fa24
Unknown Player Dozal
Unknown Player Dozal - Gün əvvəl
Bra I really wanted evo to Win but your right all they are really making is SUV out of Mitsubishi
Matthias Lopez
Matthias Lopez - 2 gün əvvəl
Evos Are Better
Brian Story
Brian Story - 3 gün əvvəl
I have a stock evo x with leather Recaro seats, probably the rarest car in my area
Evan Wiger
Evan Wiger - 3 gün əvvəl
Evo has always been my favorite. It performs a bit better in the snow anyway up here in Alaska. I drive a Saab 92x Aero daily but would love an EVO.
heanz babby
heanz babby - 4 gün əvvəl
that awkward moment when he tries to make like having they 5 speed evo is a bad thing....5 speed can handle waayyyyy more power
William Lehman
William Lehman - 5 gün əvvəl
Muscle vs tunner
Dan Du P
Dan Du P - 5 gün əvvəl
Watched this not really caring about the outcome. Just wanted to get more info about the two cars. Ended up disappointed and watched the topgear sti vs evo video...again
Yes, I am an EVO fanboy and for once topgear's bias was in favour of my favourite. Therefore I liked it. And watched it several times over the past few years (the video has 14M views, so I suspect I am not the only one). That Marcielago vs Evo vid is also epic. Ahhh the nostalgia.
Titus Rusu
Titus Rusu - 5 gün əvvəl
the answer for the car is
bmw m3 :)
Helemmelek and Zahay
Helemmelek and Zahay - 5 gün əvvəl
Negs outweigh the posse
Jermaine Barnett
Jermaine Barnett - 5 gün əvvəl
From High School I Always Wanted An Sti It's My Favourite Car But I Think The Evo Is Pretty Good At Performance Depending On How You Set Them Up.
Pranay Bhave
Pranay Bhave - 5 gün əvvəl
That's sucks evo ended production but it's still my fav
Joaquim Carlyle Gainza
Joaquim Carlyle Gainza - 6 gün əvvəl
Nothing else to see cuz I llllliiiikkkeeee ssssssuuuuubbbbaaaarrrruuuuuuussssssss!!!!!!!!
Avinda Dulshan
Avinda Dulshan - 7 gün əvvəl
Not like US, EVO's are thousand times better and popular cars in Asian Countries !!!
Trushal Patel
Trushal Patel - 7 gün əvvəl
Had me dead as soon as he mentioned he dailys a Yaris
JUMBA ARAFAT - 7 gün əvvəl
Me i love the fact that a Subie was once their and is still their, for evo it came gave its best and left after reaching a breaking point. Its out and let the dead bury their dead. Subie fan boys will always be alive in all centuries.
Steven Phelps
Steven Phelps - 8 gün əvvəl
Look for Evo vii or viii over the ix
Fruitfly 69
Fruitfly 69 - 8 gün əvvəl
Yeah but deep down the winner will always be a Toyota echo
reaKtor - 8 gün əvvəl
Subie fanboys: "yo STI is still alive not like Evo"
The latest model of STI: " ohh look that head gasket go boooom blowneedd"
Eezee - 9 gün əvvəl
Checks used car prices.
Yeah one is 5x more expensive, think I know which one is better for me.
Khairul Anuar
Khairul Anuar - 9 gün əvvəl
3.18 Awana Genting Highland
Jonathan Stewart
Jonathan Stewart - 10 gün əvvəl
Evo is better and I didn’t watch the video
David Haymov
David Haymov - 10 gün əvvəl
Who tracks a Yaris? 😂😂
gelo roallos
gelo roallos - 10 gün əvvəl
The oil delete had me dead 😂😂😂😂
Manuqtix Manuqtix
Manuqtix Manuqtix - 11 gün əvvəl
The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX MR-edition
Was the best evo in my opinion
ProtoRetro - 11 gün əvvəl
Mitsubishi is making another Evo.
Is it that crossover concept?
No, they scraped that. It is either a Hatchback or a 4 door sedan. It will be a hybrid electric vehicle, So far it seems as though Mitsubishi will be doing something similar to what Nissan did with the GT-R as it is rumoured to be simply called the Evolution 11. Which makes sense as it is also reported to not be on the lancer platform due to packaging and performance demands, and if that is true then it certainly suggests that the next Evo will be powerful. Oh and Mitsubishi is also resurrecting the Lancer, not Evo, Lancer. It just seems that Mitsubishi just cannot be without it's precious Lancer Evo. Oh and personally I think the decision to Just do SUVs and Trucks was a bad business idea because every Boom has it's Bust and the SUV bubble ain't immune.
Manuqtix Manuqtix
Manuqtix Manuqtix - 11 gün əvvəl
Its only an evo when it has the 4g63 engine
snhz - 11 gün əvvəl
3:18 white evo is in malaysia...not uk...u guys can search out for topfoil evo on yt..
Rakshit Naik
Rakshit Naik - 11 gün əvvəl
Still Evo on my list😍🤩
S204STi - 11 gün əvvəl
The current gen is arguably the sharpest STI
Yo shi
Yo shi - 11 gün əvvəl
I feel weird owning an EVO X, because I was never a car guy.
I randomly visited a car dealership with my buddies and there she was, in the back, not even listed yet.
My buddies are more car guys than me, and convinced me to get it, I have no regrets.
I'm still learning A LOT, but can say I'm starting to turn around.
If I didn't get that EVO, I probably would have gotten a Subaru, I have love for both of them.
Bones 84 DL
Bones 84 DL - 11 gün əvvəl
I just wish you said more about Subaru’s 4WD heritage. In part 4 for about 1.5 seconds you showed my 84 DL 4WD Wagon from when I went to WBM. Subaru’s use of 4WD goes back to the 70’s.
tom vang
tom vang - 12 gün əvvəl
I'll take the sti spec c!
Garrison Nichols
Garrison Nichols - 12 gün əvvəl
0:41 Gotta make up for some shortcomings 😋
NorthernLaw - 12 gün əvvəl
I agree with all of this really for the most part. But I would still rather have a Civic Type-R than a Subaru or Mitsubishi any day
RadWolf - 13 gün əvvəl
I wonder what would happen if STI and EVO does a collaboration
CSJibbx - 13 gün əvvəl
People be arguing bout the car, like they own one lmaoo
MIDNIGHT Z - 12 gün əvvəl
420tripping_on_da_cid bfl_shit
420tripping_on_da_cid bfl_shit - 14 gün əvvəl
Subaru all the way i like the looks of the eco but the car is ass on the inside I respect that Subaru built of there car
bro - 14 gün əvvəl
I'll take the Mitsubaru sti evo
The Nerd Rager
The Nerd Rager - 14 gün əvvəl
Why was this not talked about as a possibility?
Berjerk - 14 gün əvvəl
Evo all days ^^
Game Freak
Game Freak - 14 gün əvvəl
Do a video on the legendary 4g63
i Marty
i Marty - 14 gün əvvəl
I love how this whole thing is one sided to Subaru favor. Bringing up stuff that has Nothing to do with the comparison whats so ever. Am and Evo guy till i die, but i like and will acknowledge Subaru and it's history and its Pros And Cons over an Evo. Make a Legit comparison please where everything is equal and not one sided.
Alex Coupe
Alex Coupe - 14 gün əvvəl
Neither, Audi A4 Quattro!
Hey Plebes
Hey Plebes - 15 gün əvvəl
I'm sorry, did you just say that you can find an STI for $10,000 in LA?!
Hunter Ruchek
Hunter Ruchek - 15 gün əvvəl
To this day I hate Evos because a squad them of rolled passed me on the road and flipped me off...
Matthew Tyson
Matthew Tyson - 13 gün əvvəl
Lak Portuga
Lak Portuga - 15 gün əvvəl
dailyin a confortable fwd and goin full attack on a lighweight fwd. actually makes a lot of sense to me.
Jacob Ingram
Jacob Ingram - 15 gün əvvəl
I feel like there was a missed opportunity in this for reliability and that in relation to accessibility.
Sure everyone makes fun of ringland failures, but they don't happen that often it's quite common to see well maintained WRX/STI easily make 200k miles without much issue.
Can the same be said for EVO? I've heard horror stories about transfer boxes. One of the weakest links in the EVO drivetrain just blowing up.
AJ Marenna
AJ Marenna - 15 gün əvvəl
What is the intro song?
josh vega
josh vega - 15 gün əvvəl
I think they are both amazing cars and what made them great was there rivalry. The sti now has gone stagnant because the Evo is gone.
Ethan Tran
Ethan Tran - 16 gün əvvəl
I am an sti guy no hate R.I.P to Evo :(
Menzel Z. Cabalu
Menzel Z. Cabalu - 16 gün əvvəl
I want EVO you made us cry im unsubscribing
Flying Falcon
Flying Falcon - 16 gün əvvəl
Conclusion vw gti is the best
pdeuce2985 - 16 gün əvvəl
The Evo 5/6 were the best ones ever. The IX should've sold longer. The X's are impressive but very bulky. The 05, 07, 11-14, and now 18' STi's are all timeless classics.
The thing that these cars have in common is that it's t impossible to leave these cars stock. And.....once you modify them both, the rabbit hole gets very very deep. Not just in a HP chase, but in little modifications too.
Be prepared to pay to play.
Solid Old
Solid Old - 17 gün əvvəl
VIPER vs CORVETTE next !!!!
mattobrien2010 - 17 gün əvvəl
I freaking hate this series. Theres been so many times I'm listening to this dude rave about a car and I'm thinking "oh clearly this one is going to win this round". Then hes like "but this one had an ash tray, giving it the edge in this round"... 🤣 so freaking stupid. Cant wait to see this part of the channel get dissolved.
Tim Fritz
Tim Fritz - 17 gün əvvəl
If I understood correctly, the 2006 USDM Evo 9 did NOT have S-AYC, contrary to what you stated in the video...
Annah 1962
Annah 1962 - 17 gün əvvəl
Good video..
Lord Memer
Lord Memer - 17 gün əvvəl
Let's go subie gang
Makayla Dupre
Makayla Dupre - 17 gün əvvəl
Mikey Blanch
Mikey Blanch - 17 gün əvvəl
I hate how they put cars inti cross overs there is a gtr cross over and now they are doing it with the Evo. whyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy? do they have to do it? they already could go offroad and I actually have a Subaru sit it is the 2005 version and it is amazing to drive it is even standard everything is standered.
XRAYAN MHX - 18 gün əvvəl
Hahaha evo you suck i have been waiting for this moment 😂
I like both but the Evo front end slides when you going fast on a corner while the sti front end and back stay on the ground and doesn't slide

Evo is made to scare the driver
Subaru is made for drivers who ain't scared of anything
Menzel Z. Cabalu
Menzel Z. Cabalu - Saat əvvəl
I hate you but the head gasket kills you dumb
Matt Tanteo
Matt Tanteo - 18 gün əvvəl
Is there an alternative to these 2 amazing cars?
ThatDigitalGuy - 18 gün əvvəl
I love how the vape you're using @11:00 is a uwell crown 4
candra firmansyah
candra firmansyah - 18 gün əvvəl
sasuke (subaru) vs evo (naruto)
skill3d - 19 gün əvvəl
Subies are blue
Evos are red
We all know deep down
That the Evo is dead
Steven Plaskett
Steven Plaskett - 19 gün əvvəl
Buy a older Talon or Eclipse both have the torque vectoring center diff and rear diff and can be just as fast or faster then a evo cause they use the same motor. The Red Devil is the fastest awd car on the planet in a straight line and it's just a 4g63 based motor and talon/eclipse drive line.
Sofoklis Mavrantonis
Sofoklis Mavrantonis - 19 gün əvvəl
If the Subaru does not get full marks for its tight community, I don’t know which car does
Haruth The Internet Guy
Haruth The Internet Guy - 20 gün əvvəl
Tbh it's choice and prefrance
FAIZ Zs - 20 gün əvvəl
Subaru where you to drive so fast!
but EvO this is where you learn how to drive babe!!! EvO Forever
Vangelis Aretoulis
Vangelis Aretoulis - 21 gün əvvəl
Both l like those cars
Jacob Daily
Jacob Daily - 21 gün əvvəl
Damn all these butthurt evo lovers 😂😂😂😂 if it wasnt for the rivalry neither of these cars would be as cool as they are. Could you imagine liking a STI without an EVO existing? You would just be as annoying as the person who says his favorite football team is the patriots just because they go to the damn superbowl all the time