2018 Subaru WRX

 


Subaru WRX

The Subaru WRX has curb appeal. The car has been built to thrill and is a complete performance package. It comes standard with symmetrical all-wheel drive and track tuned suspension.

The balanced design of the symmetrical all-wheel drive creates a uniform stability. This helps in delivering an optimal distribution of power that maximizes traction. The newly redesigned 18-inch wheels are standard on WRX Premium and WRX Limited.

The high-performance braking system is available with upgraded brake pads. They provide strong fade resistance for absolute confidence on the road.

FEATURES & SPECS

Engine

2.0L DOHC Turbocharged Engine
2.5L DOHC Turbocharged Engine

Safety Systems

High Beam Assist
Blind Spot Detection.
EyeSight Driver Assist
Rear Cross Traffic Alert

Design

Sporty Style

 

The 2018 Subaru WRX models include WRX, WRX Premium, WRX Limited, WRX STI and WRX STI Limited.

WRX

Subaru WRX

The key features of WRX include:

  • Symmetrical AWD.
  • 6 speed manual transmission.
  • Track tuned suspension.
  • Active torque vectoring.
  • Vehicle dynamics control.
  • Subaru Starlink multimedia.
  • Subaru Boxer engine 268hp turbocharged.

WRX Premium

Subaru WRX

The key features of WRX Premium include:

  • Heated front seats and fog lights
  • 18-inch alloy wheels.
  • Power tilt or sliding moonroof.
  • Sport Lineartronic transmission.
  • Subaru Starlink 7-inch multimedia screen.

WRX Limited

Subaru WRX

The key features of WRX Limited include:

  • GPS navigation system.
  • 10-way power driver’s seat.
  • Keyless access with push button start.
  • EyeSight Driver Assist Technology.
  • Subaru Starlink safety and security.
  • LED steering responsive headlights.

WRX STI

Subaru WRX

The key features of WRX STI include:

  • 6 piston high performance braking system.
  • Track tuned suspension.
  • Subaru Boxer engine 305hp turbocharged.
  • Symmetrical AWD.
  • Recaro performance seating.

WRX STI Limited

Subaru WRX

The key features of WRX STI Limited include:

  • Recaro performance seating.
  • Rear cross traffic alert.
  • Blind spot detection.
  • GPS navigation system.
  • Power tilt or sliding moonroof.
  • Leather trimmed upholstery.
  • Keyless access with push button start.

 Engine and Transmission

Subaru WRX

The 2.0L DOHC turbocharged engine is standard on WRX Premium, WRX, and WRX Limited. The 2.5L DOHC turbocharged engine is standard on WRX STI Limited and WRX STI.

The Subaru Boxer engine has pistons that move side to side. The smooth and efficient movement cancels vibrations. The horizontal layout provides better balance and this helps in delivering maximum transfer of power.

The 268hp direct injection engine has 2 scroll turbochargers for instant boost response and maximum power. This delivers 258-pound feet of torque ranging from 2,000 – 5,200 rpm.

The WRX is available with sport lineartronic transmission with paddle shifters and SI-Drive. This provides the convenience of an advanced automatic transmission with the ability to manually control shifts in 6 or 8 speed manual modes.

Interiors

Subaru WRX

The interiors have enough room for any kind of outing. The 60/40 split fold down rear seatback and the spacious 120 cubic feet trunk is adequate for any kind of expedition. Haul in more friends in comfort as the all-wheel drive has more passenger volume than any other vehicle in its category.

The Recaro performance front seats are available in select WRX STI models. This includes the 8-way power driver’s seat for ergonomic comfort. The ultra quick steering ratio of 13.3: 1 provides immediate response with outstanding road feel.

Exteriors

Subaru WRX

The Subaru WRX exterior options include Crystal Black Silica, Lapis Blue Pearl, WR Blue Pearl, Dark Gray Metallic, Ice Silver Metallic, Pure Red and Crystal White Pearl.

All WRX STI models have the standard 19-inch alloy wheels. The wheels have a striking Y shaped spoke design.

Safety