Yeah that's no secret, but at the time I needed new turbos and these were the only ones available (and it was especially nice because the shop that had them was a couple miles away from me). They were the only ones available for almost a full year too! waiting around was just not an option
Down the road I'll upgrade again when there are more options and lower prices. For now I'm happy with the way the car drives... it holds a bunch more boost than the stock turbos and holds that to redline much stronger.
So all that being said, if the RB's were available a year ago I would have obviously gone that route.
2015 STi / 335xi (solid)
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