Is Subaru coming out with a new WRX?

UPDATE 8/24/21: Subaru has rescheduled the debut of the 2022 WRX, which will now take place September 10. A new teaser image also shows a bit more of the WRX sedan in orange. We also now know that the new turbocharged, all-wheel-drive sedan will make its official debut in just a few short weeks, on September 10.

Will 2021 WRX be redesigned?

The Subaru WRX will be redesigned for the 2022 model year. Although the current WRX generation is only 5 years old, Subaru has confirmed that the next-gen car will debut by the end of 2021.

How much will the 2022 Subaru WRX cost?

2022 Subaru WRX Pricing KBB expects the 2022 Subaru WRX to have a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of about $30,000 when it arrives this fall. As an STI model, expect to pay around $10,000 more, or $40,000. The destination fee likely will remain at $1,125.

Is there a new Subaru coming out?

This new model will debut September 2, and teaser photos and videos show similar modifications as the Outback Wilderness. After releasing the Outback Wilderness earlier this year, Subaru is expanding the all-terrain trim to a new model, showing teaser videos and images.

Is Subaru WRX a good car?

The 2021 Subaru WRX is a good car in some respects and a bad car in others. First the good. It’s a blast to drive on winding back roads thanks to its taut suspension and standard all-wheel-drive system. The interior is reasonably spacious for a compact car, and the front seats are comfy.

How long will a WRX last?

While results will vary and the big variable is always how well the car has been maintained, what I can tell you is a Subaru is capable of going 300,000 miles. And if you are a regular maintenance type of owner you should expect to get that type of mileage out of it.

Is the WRX being discontinued?

There will not be many changes since the 2021 WRX is the last year of the current generation that began in 2015. The all-new 2022 WRX won’t arrive at Planet Subaru until January or February of calendar year 2022.

What do we know about the Subaru WRX 2022?

The switch to Subaru’s Global Platform should also give the sport compact a stiffer structure and a lower center of gravity than its predecessor. Neither the EPA nor Subaru have announced fuel-economy estimates for the 2022 WRX, so we don’t know how efficient the sedan will be in the city or on the highway.

Is the Subaru WRX on the verge of extinction?

Rally-inspired sport compact cars are on the verge of extinction, but the next-generation Subaru WRX aims to reignite interest for this enthusiast-focused breed.

What kind of engine does a Subaru WRX have?

We’re not exactly sure what engine will power the next WRX, but we suspect it’ll be the turbocharged 2.4-liter flat-four that motivates other Subaru models, such as the three-row Ascent. However, it will certainly be tuned to make more than its current 260 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of torque.

Is the Subaru WRX a good car to drive?

In daily driving, its laggy on-again-off-again power delivery is often more painful than it is pleasurable, as the turbocharged sedan expresses an initial hesitancy to get moving, followed by a surge of unexpected acceleration. As with its powertrain, the WRX’s chassis is best enjoyed when being pushed hard.