Cheaper and better equipped

Friedberg, 30 August 2016

The model year 2017 stands at the door and the manufacturers start (if not just a face lift or a new generation in the House), new and revised vehicle packages easily. Subaru also has come up with a little something and turned not only on the price screw of the WRX STi.

The new base price is cheaper

So far, the Subaru WRX STi equipped with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder Boxer engine, 300 HP and 407 nm of torque cost at least 41.900 euros. The Japanese manufacturer with 41.550 euro estimated the new entry-level price. For that money you get a vehicle that 5.2 seconds from zero to 100 km/h acceleration Brembo brakes and manual six-speed transmission with all-wheel drive, sport suspension, and makes up to 255 km/h top. The combined standard consumption amounts to 10.4 litres per 100 kilometres according to the manufacturer.

New tools, wertigere materials

In addition, the compact sports car with new extras and upgraded materials waiting: while the seven-inch display was previously reserved for the top model, all trim lines are supplied with the big screen. Also on board is an advanced digital radio. If you also choose the navigation system, once a year free map updates are made. But beware: after three years, these updates will be charged. Optical detection of 2017er Subaru WRX STI is a facelifted Headliner, which now consists of slightly lighter Jersey instead of a dark textile composite.

Extensive standard equipment

Also, it remains at an extensive standard equipment: free of charge on board a climate control, electric Windows, a leather steering wheel, a leather shift knob, aluminum pedals and leather Alcantara sport seats are. There are still features such as high beam, changing lanes and dead angle and cross traffic Wizard in the higher trim level "Sport" added. (ml)