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Subaru Impreza WRX STi:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

Subaru Impreza WRX STi side view
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Overview of the Subaru Impreza WRX STi

Learn about the Subaru Impreza WRX STi

Subaru Impreza WRX STi Summary

The Subaru Impreza WRX STI (now called the Subaru WRX STI), is the high-performance trim of the Subaru WRX. First introduced in 2007, the Subaru WRX STI, which stands for World Rally eXperimental and Subaru Technical International, was based on the Impreza model until 2014, when it became its standalone model. After the split, the hatchback version was no longer available.

This compact racer has a powerful base engine, sporty suspension and six-speed manual transmission. In 2019, the horsepower was increased by 5. Notably, the Subaru WRX STI is not available in automatic transmission.

Pros and cons of the Subaru Impreza WRX STi

  • Top-notch safety ratings
  • Robust engine options
  • Nimble handling
  • Straight forward infotainment
  • Lower-than-average fuel economy
  • Not a lot of trunk space
  • Some passengers may find the ride a little noisy
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Specifications of the Subaru Impreza WRX STi

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel type-
  • Transmission-
  • City consumption-
  • Highway consumption-
  • Width-
  • Length-
  • Trunk space-
  • Cargo space-
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Frequently asked questions about the Subaru Impreza WRX STi