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2015 Subaru WRX

Technical Specs
268 hp 258 lb-ft n/a n/a
Horsepower Torque 0-60 mph Top Speed
Engine Exterior Dimensions & Weight
Type H4, Turbocharged Length 180.9 in (4595 mm)
Displacement 122 cu in (1998 cc) Width 70.7 in (1795 mm)
Power 268 hp (200 kW) @ 5600 rpm Height 58.1 in (1475 mm)
Torque 258 lb-ft (350 Nm) @ 2000 rpm Weight 3267 lb (1482 kg)
Redline n/a Performance
Electric Power n/a 0-60 mph (0-100 km/h) n/a
Electric Torque n/a 1/4 mile n/a
Net Power n/a 60-0 Braking n/a
Driveline Top Speed n/a
Layout All Wheel Drive Fuel Economy
Transmission EPA Fuel Mileage - City 21 mpg
Type 6 Speed Manual
8 Speed Automatic
EPA Fuel Mileage - HWY 28 mpg
Tires Origin & Price
Tire Size - Front 235/45 R17 Manufacturer's Origin Japan
Tire Size - Rear 235/45 R17 Base Price $26,295
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Article

New Impreza WRX Unveiled at Los Angeles Auto Show

Published: Thu Nov 21, 2013 by Marko P.  |  Source: Subaru
With its bold new wide-body sedan design and expanded performance envelope, the 
2015 WRX marks a major evolutionary step for the rally-bred performance 
car that has become a global automotive legend.
With its bold new wide-body sedan design and expanded performance envelope, the 2015 WRX marks a major evolutionary step for the rally-bred performance car that has become a global automotive legend.

Subaru introduced a redesigned and more powerful version of the brand's iconic high-performance model, the WRX. Powered by a new 268-horsepower 2.0-liter direct-injection turbo boxer engine, the 2015 WRX debuts the model's first six-speed manual transmission and a new, optional performance automatic transmission, the Sport Lineartronic with two manual modes.

With its bold new wide-body sedan design and expanded performance envelope, the 2015 WRX marks a major evolutionary step for the rally-bred performance car that has become a global automotive legend. For 2015, the Subaru WRX employs a new torque-vectoring system that supplements the standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system. Torque vectoring allows for improved cornering speeds and handling. The new and stiffer chassis, larger brakes, performance-tuned suspension and a driver-focused interior remain integral to the WRX performance character. The new powertrain also yields higher fuel efficiency than the previous model.

At the same time, a roomier interior, upgraded cabin comfort and materials and a wide array of new user technologies give the new WRX a more refined feel. A harman/kardon premium audio system is offered for the first time in a WRX.

2015 WRX: Exterior Design

The 2015 Subaru WRX design deftly blends an aggressive stance with a sophisticated sport sedan theme. The new WRX features a much bolder front design with a deep front spoiler and unique grille. The wide-body stance seen on the previous model is enhanced with new, standard 17-inch wheels. The hood, front fenders, rear doors and quarters, bumpers, headlights and taillight clusters are all unique to the 2015 WRX.

Specially designed for the 2015 WRX, the rear doors and fenders continue the model's wide-body stance in a rakish new profile. The Subaru hexagonal grille is flanked by narrower headlights designed to evoke a raptor's stare. The functional hood scoop, which supplies the intercooler with fresh air, is now set more deeply into the hood to provide better forward visibility.

Other new performance-oriented details include foglight surrounds with a carbon fiber-like pattern and vertical front fender vents that feature a bright garnish and a mesh screen. Higher-grade models use new LED low-beam headlights; halogen lights are used on other models. The side sill spoilers that help to visually lower the car also help protect the doors from rock chips.

New standard 17-inch wheels feature a more aerodynamic design. At the rear, LED taillights, a diffuser, LED center high-mount stop lamp (CHMSL) and an available lip spoiler leave a distinctive signature.

See the 2015 Subaru WRX wallpaper!

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