2021 Subaru WRX STI comes redesigned, as a part of the three vehicles that Subaru will change for the next year. As we have heard, there is for sure that the manufacturer has prepared new WRX as the fifth generation of the model, after five years of existence.
On the other hand, there is new Subaru Levorg on the way, also fully redesigned with a new engine under the hood. It will be too much to expect changes in the design, but there are changes in the overall look. The best is changes in platforms that offer more aerodynamics.
- The model is fully redesigned on a new platform and a new color of the chassis.
- There is a new engine in offer.
- There is no information about the cabin design and equipment.
- The price is not known so far.
It is for sure that 2021 Subaru WRX STI will be switched to the new Subaru Global Platform, as the new Subaru Impreza did in 2017. It provides better ride comfort, smoother driving, and controlling. The design is the famous Viziv Concept version, with the part called “Dynamic X Solid.” The plan presumes new U-shaped LED lights and redesigned rear and front fenders. Unfortunately, we have not seen the final version of the car by now.
The model brings another great addition. After the 2019-model called Series.White and 2020-model Series. Black, the manufacturer has decided to offer a completely new color for the 2021 Series. Ceramic white with optional Crystal White Pearl.the series version for STI. Those new colors limit the number of old models on less than 1,000 units.
There is no much information about the cabin inside of 2021 Subaru WRX STI so far. We expect significant upgrades as in technology, as much in cabin design. However, we must be patient and wait for more information.
2021 Subaru WRX STI comes with a new engine, a 2.0-liter FA20 that produces 268 horsepower. Switched to the new platform, the model comes with a stronger motor that could point at the expectations that the same version will go to the US, too.
There are high chances that the model will run on a new platform for years, proving that it is a much better option for this sporty car. On the other hand, there are expectations that the US market could get a stronger, 2.5-liter petrol unit and 310 horsepower. The engine comes paired with six-speed automatic transmission.
2021 Subaru WRX STI Release Date and Price
All you want to know about 2021 Subaru WRX STI you will be able to see on Tokyo Auto Show. Until then, we know that the model will come with dramatic changes in design and new engines. On the other hand, we are not sure how the price will change. Expect that price range starts around $40,000, as last year, but higher trims will follow upgrades in design and technology.