Next version of Subaru’s well-known model is coming to the market soon. New 2017 Subaru WRX is promising attractive appearance and outstanding performance.
EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
We will not see any major changes, but the new model will definitely come with some smaller updates that will make it even more stylish and luxurious. It will be equipped with a new set of 17-inch wheels. Front side of the vehicle will be equipped with a hood scoop, attractive narrow headlights, and hexagonal grille with company’s logo placed in the middle of it. The hood itself will be made out of aluminum, which will help in reducing the weight of the vehicle. The cabin of the new 2017 Subaru WRX will be a perfect combination of comfort and functionality. Subaru will include many high-tech features that will make the new model more user-friendly. Those features include Bluetooth connectivity, USB port, 6-speaker sound system, HD radio, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated mirrors, as well as many more.
2017 SUBARU WRX ENGINE
There will not be a lot of changes seen under the hood of the new model. Two engine options will be offered. The first one is a 2.0-liter turbocharged that will produce 268 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. It will be paired with a 6-speed manual transmission, while CVT system will also be offered. New 2017 Subaru WRX with a manual transmission will deliver up to 21 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, while the one with the CVT system will be able to reach 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The second option is a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder unit that will be able to deliver up to 305 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque. It will be able to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just around 5.1 seconds.
RELEASE DATE AND EXPECTED PRICE
New 2017 Subaru WRX is expected to be released in the summer of 2016. Price of the new model has not been announced yet. However, it will likely be similar to the price of the current generation of this model, which starts at $35,490.