When car model like Impreza owns a WRX badge, it means that the car has something special in it. The performance is for the vehicle’s results. This WRX is said to be a standard model compared to the WRX STI. You can opt for a hatch back or a sedan. What is new for the 2012 model? The design was revamped to the point that WRX will be completely different from the lineup of Impreza.
Although this is the case, their platform is the same. Aside from this, there are new features like touch screen navigation and an audio system. If you are not impressed, the car model is equipped with real time reports of the road, a satellite radio and an iPod provision. WRX is available in Premium, a Limited and a STI Edition.
If you opt for the standard edition, you will get 17 inch wheels that are made of aluminum, an AWD with differential locking, great suspension and a five-speed gearbox.Another standard of the car is the Incline Start Assist that is connected to the 265 hp engine. There are all four exhaust outlets, a roof spoiler, clear taillights and a diffuser panel. Definitely all the things mentioned will make the driving experience easier.
The interior will get performance seats that are covered with black material. The WRX is also equipped with a climate control, a power look, a keyless entry, a power, a mirror, windows, a telescopic steering wheel, and a Bluetooth control.
For the entertainment aspect, it features an MP3 player, an audio input jack, a USB port and music streaming. The hatch back models have a good cargo area like cover and lights.The WRX premium has something much special like a powered moon roof, heated side mirrors, heated front seats, front fog lights and heated seats. The limited edition has leather seats and HID headlights. The touch screen radio system is exclusively for the Premium and the Limited models.
If you add about $10,000, you will receive power enhancing features and items. Subaru will give you a chance to personalize your WRX. Dealers can give you a list of accessories to be added. Are you wondering what is under the WRX hood? Aside from the body work, the engine makes this special.
You will get intensive power with the 2.5 L four cylinder engine. The standard model is offering 265 hp and 244 lb ft of torque. WRX is solely a 5-speed manual transmission. You will not get an automatic car at any of this cost. WRX is also equipped with an all wheel drive system.
This is much different if you look into the STI. In terms of safety and reliability, every Subaru car is made of what is called the Ring Shaped Frame. The model is also equipped with antilock brakes, Vehicle Dynamics Control, traction control and air bags. The prediction for reliability is very favorable; in fact this is great. The design of WRX can maximize the acceleration, the handling and the brakes which is perfect for any road condition.