Subaru launched the all-new Impreza a couple of months ago. Unlike its precursor, the car now makes use of a new modular design that enables it to be lighter and extra structurally rigid than in the past. Regrettably, the WRX STI did not obtain the very same treatment. Actually, the existing model is based upon the older design. This suggests it can not really match its more recent opponents when it involves performance or driving characteristics. The majority of us really hoped that points will certainly transform however it resembles this may not be the case. In fact Subaru announced a while ago that the WRX STI has a totally different growth cycle than the regular Impreza. This essentially verifies that the new car may just be released with the future 2019 Subaru WRX STI.
2019 Subaru WRX STI Redesign
Despite the fact that the information are still limited and no test models have been spied, opportunities are the car will certainly be a greatly boosted vehicle over the older version. For starters, the brand-new WRX STI will absolutely use Subaru’s all brand-new modular style. This means that over its precursor, the brand-new design will lose a fair bit of weight. Its center of gravity as well as the weight will certainly decrease.
The end result must be a faster car that will deal with better than ever before. The brand-new design will additionally allow Subaru to set up brand-new suspension parts. A lot of rumors appear to recommend brand-new Bilstein shocks combined with Eibach springtimes, front and back. The brakes are likely mosting likely to be provided by Brembo for the very best possible experience.
Release date and price 2019 WRX STI
The most recent version of WRX STI will most likely strike the market in late 2018, but early 2019 release is additionally a possibility. The Subaru’s precise prepare for this vehicle are still unidentified, so if they hold off the release additionally from just what we simply informed you, it’s not on us.
The price is likewise tough to establish thanks to the little-known elements. The recurring variation which was launched in 2014 starts at $36,955. This is, certainly, the base variation. Even more up the line is STI Limited which costs $41,755. If you opt for this model, you will be rewarded with Recaro seats, natural leather interior, sunroof, a 7.0-inch touchscreen as a part of the infomercial system, keyless entry, navigation, and cross-traffic alert.
Like with a lot of its predecessors, the 2019 Subaru WRX STI is not going to be a dull looking car. However, just like with its predecessor, the car will certainly still be based on the regular Impreza. This indicates the car’s body will correspond the normal model. Nevertheless, points like flared wheel arcs, an extra hostile front bumper, significantly larger consumptions as well as a various collection of fronts lights need to remain in shop.
Some likewise recommended the car will get a large diffuser, a much larger set wing than that of its predecessor along with a quad-exhaust system. Even though none of these has actually been verified, taking into consideration the past it is secure to presume a minimum of a few of them will be part of the future car. For now the future version seems great however we do hope Subaru is not going to mess things up with a toned-down STI
There is no doubt concerning the reality the cabin of the 2019 Subaru WRX STI will be extremely similar to that of the current Impreza. Both cars must share the exact same dashboard yet there will certainly be small distinctions in between them. The instrument cluster will be special to the STI while points like the gear-knob or the guiding wheel will certainly be especially created for the greater efficiency version. Some additionally suggested the car might obtain a brand-new electronic instrument collection and a new infotainment system however thus far absolutely nothing has actually been verified.
Engine and Specs 2019 Subaru WRX STI
Among the biggest unknown aspects regarding the 2019 Subaru WRX STI is the engine that it will make use of. There are quite a few rumors about this yet it resembles things will be rather easy. Instead of the old EJ25 motor, the car is more than likely going to use one of Subaru’s brand-new generation FA or FB engines. Opportunities are the WRX STI will ditch the old 2.5 liter engine in favor of a smaller 2.0 liter flat-four. This would be a comparable FA device to that in the routine WRX. Nevertheless, it will likely include revamped cylinder heads, different inner elements, a new turbocharger as well as a various engine administration system.
The end outcome must obtain close to 310 horsepower and over 300 lb-ft of torque. While this is not much more than what its precursor has to use, the new engine will certainly supply the majority of its torque from as reduced as 1,800 RPM. This is significantly better than in the past so the car will certainly not be faster yet it will certainly additionally feel substantially a lot more capable at lower RPMs. The 6-speed transmission is most likely mosting likely to remain, a minimum of on the base model. Some rumors additionally seem to recommend an automatic but this is still a not likely thing to happen with the brand-new WRX STI.