In New York Motor Show Subaru unveiled the concept of a new model 2015 Subaru WRX.This concept Subaru has announced the successor to the legendary WRX STi.Subaru WRX Concept is 4521mm in length, 1889mm width and 1389mm height, which makes it slightly shorter, lower and wider than the Mk4 Impreza sedan versions. Subaru says that the concept is equipped with a new engine with turbocharger and intercooler.
Earlier it was known that one can expect a brand new all wheel drive system, and a minimum of 300 HP in the most powerful version of Sti, a new 2.0L turbo engine and finally – the lower the price and lack Impreza name. Over the years, many specimens were observed on the test, some of them just the shell Impreza, but none of us knew exactly how to make the next WRC could look like. That changed at this year’s motor show in New York, where he made his debut WRX concept and announced a general idea of what the audience can expect next year. WRC concept shares many design cues with two concepts from Subaru – Impreza and Advanced Tourer, but many will look significantly more attractive and aggressive.
Many of the lines, especially the front and rear, are taken from the BRZ model, which was developed as a joint effort with Toyota and also sold as the Toyota GT86 and Scion FR-S. The 2015 Subaru WRX concept was developed in the traditional blue Subaru and provided a 20-inch rims. We will mention and exterior dimensions of 2015 Subaru WRX, which is shorter than the Impreza WRX, although based platform for longer.
2015 Subaru WRX engine
There are no indications that the 2015 Subaru WRX will get a new engine. This means that under the hood we expect 2.0-liter boxer four-cylinder engine. This engine delivers around 270 horsepower and 244 pound-feet of torque. Since the new WRX lose weight we expect better fuel economy, which in the present model is 19/25 mpg city/highway. Stronger model WRX STI will get the same engine, but this engine will deliver 35 horsepower more. Although engine choices remained the same the new WRX will have better performance since it is lighter, suspension tuning has been improved and its body is more aerodynamic.
We will also mention that even though the show concept 2015 Subaru WRX came as a sedan, do not be surprised if you find the offer and the five-door hatchback. Finally, we will say that now that we know the last detail, and it’s design, we are confident of the production model 2015 Subaru WRX is not far away.
2015 Subaru WRX price
Price of the new 2015 Subaru WRX is at the moment unknown, but it is expected that the basic version cost about $ 26,000.