Ever since the launch of the highly popular Subaru BRZ sports sedan (and the first Subaru in a long time to have rear drive only), rumors have been out there about a possible STi edition of this car. According to several recently leaked photos circulating on the internet, it looks like this may become a reality!
Subaru BRZ STi Teaser 1
Subaru Japan posted these photos on their own STI website recently, with the last slide saying “Coming Soon.”
Subaru BRZ STi Teaser 2
Subaru BRZ STi Teaser 3
For those who have been waiting for the BRZ to get the STi treatment – start saving your money now!
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It’s not the official unveiling of Subaru’s BRZ STi, that’s coming at the Tokyo Auto Show in December, however Subaru just released a first glance at it’s new BRZ STi concept. This car would essentially be Subaru’s take on the Subaru/Toyota joint project; the FT-86.
The initial specifications are complete speculation; however the car is rumored to be scheduled for release in spring of 2012 as a 2013 model.
Base price: $25,000
Vehicle layout: Front Engine, RWD, 4-passenger, 2-door.
Engine: 2.0L, 200hp, 170ft-lbs tq, DOHC 16 valve flat 4.
Transmission: 6-speed manual / 6-speed automatic
Curb Weight: 2500 lbs
0-60mph: 6.0 seconds
EPA City/Highway: 25-27 / 30-32