2016 Subaru WRX actually represents compact sports sedan car genre from Japanese automobile maker, Subaru (Fuji Heavy Industries). In 1992, the first model was produced. It is not expected to undergo too many major changes compared to earlier or current model. Since its current model i.e. 2015 WRX has gone through many improvements and modifications, that’s why this upcoming model won’t have crucial upgradations. It is expected to characterize all new Boxer engine, STI model based transmission and innovative cabin space. Minor facelifts that will accompany this version are all light groups, speedometer, front end bumper and adjustable suspension. Company expects 2016 Subaru WRX to score again high in world automobile market. This time around the company would also be looking to increase their consumer base.
2016 Subaru WRX: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Little redesigning here, and there will help the exterior of 2016 Subaru WRX to present a highly effective futuristic or modern day automobile. It will have a more muscular as well as speedy looking physique. It would retain its mesh like grille in the front but spy shots suggest that it would be smaller this time around. Headlight would have a sharp and pointed design that would be unique as well as chic. There would be a large air outlet on top of the hood. On the rear section there would be four visible air outlets, two on each side. There would also be extensive use of light weight alloys in the body to reduce net weight and improve on-road performance. The wheelbase would be larger with large alloy wheels. More details regarding exterior details of this vehicle would be released soon.
It’s mainly cabin space of 2016 Subaru WRX that has gone through those minor modifications. Premium quality leather seats with perfect upholstered seats are present inside. Black coloured dashboards will look fancy. Four passengers can be accommodated inside very easily. There would also be sufficient leg and head space. It would also come equipped with all latest gadgets which one can expect from a vehicle today such as power adjusted front seats, internal heating in seats, rearview camera, multi zone climate control, etc.
2016 Subaru WRX: Engine Specs
Under the hood of new model, you may find some more innovations. 2016 Subaru WRX may get an engine based on boxer engine. It contains a 2.0 litre 4 cylinder direct injection system based power unit. This engine system may be capable of producing about 268 hp and 258 lb-ft torque thereby enabling WRX to accelerate from 0 – 60 mph in nearly 5 sec. Another engine variant can be available which includes a 2.5 litre turbo charged engine. This will generate almost 305 hp and 290 lb-ft torque. 6 speed auto or manual gearbox will be mated with this. Engine performance modes like Sports, Smart drive, etc. can be available.
2016 Subaru WRX: Release Date and Price
2016 Subaru WRX will always be threatened by tough competition from vehicles like Mazda speed 3, etc. This car is not coming out before 2016. Car experts estimate this vehicle to have a price range between above $ 20 000 – $ 40 000.