2017 Subaru WRX

Monday, December 7th 2015. | Subaru

2017 Subaru WRX will come out with two trim levels such as normal WRX and WRX STi version. Each trim will get different power, similarities design, and different price. The new car will come with various modifications. In the market, the car will face to the Golf R and GTI versions which come from German car manufacturer Volkswagen. The 2017 WRX will be released in the fall of 2015. Meanwhile, the price for WRX is under $27.000 and WRX STI is under $35.000.

2017 WRX STI Side

Design

The newest Subaru WRX will have new physique and styling elements. There are available new color variants for the bodywork. The 2017 Subaru WRX will come with two trim levels such as normal WRX and WRX STi model. The manufacturer will offer the base equipment for the WRX such as 17-inch blend wheels, car climate control, steering wheel that will be wrapped with leather, stereo with 6 speakers, CD player, HD radio, a USB/iPod user interface, 4.3-inch display screen, Bluetooth link, and much more. The seats adjusted to give comfortable in riding experience.

Besides that, backup camera and cruise line control will also get new refreshment. The exterior side will be completed with LED fronts lights and fog lights as the basic equipment.

Meanwhile the WRX STI will have extra attributes such as Brembo brakes, more tuned suspension, limited-slip differentials, LED fronts lights, fog lights and larger wheels in 18 inch.

Engine

Each trim level will have different engine specification. However, as the only option, both of trims will be packed with four-wheel drive. The 2017 Subaru WRX will be powered with a 2.0 liter turbocharged with flat opposed 4-cylinder Boxer engine. It will deliver outputs of 268 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. To complete the performance, the engine will be paired with a 6-speed manual transmission as the main option or a CVT with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters as the other alternative. as the consequence, the new Subaru WRX will reach better fuel consumption. However, it will depend on the transmission. If the car use manual transmission, it will reach 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. Then, the car will reach 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway if use CVT transmission.

Meanwhile, the Subaru WRX STI will have a 2.5 liter turbocharged horizontally opposed 4-cylinder Boxer engine. It will produce 305 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be combined with a 6-speed transmission. As the result, the car will reach 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.