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SUBARU WRX Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 4
First production year: 2014
Engines: Gasoline
 

2021 - Present

Subaru dropped the Impreza badge from the WRX version in 2014 and, by 2021, it launched the second generation of the acclaimed model on a completely different platform than the regular Impreza. When Subaru introduced the WRX lineup as a top-performance version for the Impreza, it did it to emphasize the connection with the World Rally Championship, but FIA banned them from using the WRC lette...

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  SUBARU WRX 2.4L 6MT AWD (271 HP)

2018 - Present

Not based on the fifth Subaru Impreza, which was unveiled at the 2016 New York Auto Show, but on the previous generation of the model, the WRX STI S209 is a limited edition model of the regular WRX. The special model was revealed at the 2019 Detroit Auto Show and represents the first time that an S-Line version is available outside the Japanese home market. Only 209 units will be produced exc...

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  SUBARU WRX STI (S209) 2.5L 6MT AWD (310 HP)

2014 - 2021

The all-new Subaru WRX made its world premiere at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show being held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Reigning in the intense power and superior environmental friendliness of the 2.0-liter Horizontally-Opposed direct injection turbo "DIT" engine with a body and chassis thoroughly stiffened, the new WRX has drivers rejoicing at the free reign they have over t...

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  SUBARU WRX 2.0L DOHC 6AT (268 HP)

  SUBARU WRX 2.0L DOHC CVT (268 HP)

2014 - 2018

In 2013 Subaru dropped the name Impreza from its list and used only the former versions: the WRX STI. Fortunately, it didn't drop the performance compact sedan. The Subaru Impreza won six titles in the World Rally Championship between 1995 and 2003: three for the team and three for the drivers. The three letters, WRX meant World Rally eXperimental. But it was a successful experiment wit...

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