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2018 Subaru WRX Premium Manual Review

The soundscape emanating from Australian roads just wouldn’t be the same without the familiar grunty burble left behind by Subaru’s infamous boxer engines. The most recognisable and prominent being the heart of multiple generations of WRX, initially starting off as a hotted up Impreza and ultimately parting ways. The WRX …

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Subaru WRX and WRX STI refreshed for 2017

Subaru has given the WRX and WRX STI a once over to freshen up for 2017. While the regular Impreza’s have switch to Subaru’s new platform, the next-generation WRX and WRX STI are not expected before 2018. The 2017 update brings a restyled front fascia characterised by more prominent lower …

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Subaru in three way fight for final round of ARC 2016

Subaru do Motorsports WRX STI NR4 Group N

The Kumho Tyre Australian Rally Championship 2016 is all set to wrap up with the final event taking place in Coffs Harbour NSW next weekend. Only six points separate the top three drivers and Subaru do’s Molly Taylor is focused on continuing her consistency for the team. The Subaru do …

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Podium result for Subaru in South Australia

Subaru do Motorsport WRX STI

Molly Taylor and Bill Hayes have driven the Subaru do Motorsport Team right onto the podium after completing round four of the 2016 Kumho Tyre Australian Rally Championship with second place. With second place from Heat One already under their belts, the driving duo pushed their Group N Production Class …

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Subaru Australia introduces Special Edition WRX

Subaru Australia has wheeled out their latest special edition model, the Subaru WRX Special Edition. Created to celebrate 50,000 sales of the WRX locally, the special edition is based on the WRX Premium and costs $46,890 plus on-roads for the manual, and $48,890 plus on-roads for the CVT automatic – …

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Subaru WRX, WRX STI and BRZ Hyper Blue edition coming in Oct

Subaru Australia has announced it will launch three special edition sports variants in a one-off Hyper Blue colour scheme. Set to be available in showrooms from Oct 1, Subaru says just 200 WRX Premiums with Lineartronic Continuously Variable Transmission, 50 WRX STI Premiums Manual and 50 BRZs (in both manual, …

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Subaru unveils Japan exclusive WRX S4

Subaru has introduced the Subaru “WRX S4” in Japan today. The model will be available exclusively for the JDM market and is based on the 2015 WRX, with a couple of minor changes. There is a fresh set of lightweight and more rigid 18-inch alloy wheels, one size up from …

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2014 Subaru WRX pricing and specifications

The fourth-generation Subaru WRX has launched in Australia. Available as a sedan only, the all-new WRX is priced from $38,990 for the entry-level model – $1,000 cheaper than the equivalent outgoing model. Powering the new all-wheel drive WRX is a 2.0-litre Horizontally-Opposed FA-Series Direct Injection turbocharged Boxer engine. It produces …

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2015 Subaru STI rendered as a Coupé – should Subaru build it?

Of all the Subaru STIs produced over the years, the 1998 Subaru Impreza 22B STI is probably the most sort after and rarest model the brand has ever produced. With only 424 units made worldwide and offered only in widebody coupé guise, a well-kept, low kilometre example could fetch almost …

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2014 Subaru WRX shows off its rallying abilities [video]

Subaru is ramping up its promotions on the 2014 WRX with a new video clip showcasing the car’s rallying abilities. According to Subaru, the new ‘REX’ has been benchmarked against a range of sports cars, including the Nissan GT-R and Porsche 911. As a result, the new model is said …

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First 100 2014 Subaru WRX to be sold exclusively online from today

Subaru is giving its first 100 customers for new generation WRX the ability to pre-order online – and be allocated an individually numbered car upon delivery, plus their first scheduled service for free. Following the massive success of Subaru’s BRZ online ordering program launched last year, the new initiative for …

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2014 Subaru WRX bows in at LA Auto Show

The all-new Subaru WRX has officially bowed in at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Featuring a 2.0-litre Horizontally-opposed direct injection Boxer engine that produces 199kW @ 5,600rpm and 349Nm @ 2,000-5,200rpm, it is paired with a 6-speed manual that drives all four wheels. An optional Sport Lineartronic CVT with 8-speed …

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2014 Subaru WRX and WRX STi specs leaked

Some technical details of the upcoming 2014 Subaru WRX have been leaked by Jalopnik. According to the site, the new WRX will have a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine delivering 198kW @ 6,000rpm and 331Nm @ 4,400rpm, while the WRX STi will be equipped with a slightly larger 2.5-litre unit. Like …

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Is this the 2014 Subaru WRX?

A couple of images purported to be the 2014 Subaru WRX have surfaced on the web. No one is sure whether they are genuine, but the front of the car depicted closely resembles the teaser that was released by Subaru yesterday. We are not surprised if they are true representation …

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