Subaru WRX STI 2014
This vehicle focuses more on driving aspects that is why it has better handling & more power, this vehicle was introduced in 1992 as a compact family car under the name of Subaru Impreza but with passing time word impreza & badge family has been removed from it and now it is called WRX and known for its sporty behavior. WRX is standard version where STI is ultimate version of WRX that has bolder look & more power. Subaru WRX STI has some qualities that are important to know & will help you to make better decision about this vehicle.
What is good in WRX STI?
- STI steering wheel is much better than standard version that can feel heavy in start but it is more sharp & responds instantly.
- It has 2.5 liter turbo engine that produces 305 horse power with 393 Nm @6000 Rpm peak torque while with all wheel drive system this vehicle gives great performance on road.
- It has huge reserves of grip & great handling where 4 piston brembo brakes are lot stronger than standard WRX.
- It has roomy interior with good storage space especially generous trunk fills lot of luggage inside even good for your small family.
- Front view & visibility inside vehicle is excellent.
What does WRX STI lack?
- If you want tons of torque right on demand by v8 engine than WRX STI will be a nice choice for you but in case of fuel economy it didn’t give best result as it only gives 17 miles per gallon within city & 23 miles per gallon on highway.
- It has great suspension setup & gives fine ride but when you increase torque you can feel bumps on roads & become tiring on long routes.
- As it has spacious interior but If your height is 6 feet or more than you will face problem on rear seats because of leg room & head room.
What is New in WRX STI 2014?
- New headlights & new interior setup with improved seats those are now more comfortable than previous one.
- Doors were little stiff with older STI but now are much better in 2014.
- It has become more exciting & aggressive with 0-60 in just 5.2 seconds.
- Top speed 159 mph and 0 to 60 in 4.7 seconds
- Engine: 2.5L DOHC intercooled high boost DAVCS-inc: turbocharged-variable valve timing-electronic throttle control (ETC) and SI-DRIVE engine performance management
- Transmission: 6 speed close ratio manual
- Full time all wheel drive
- 3.90 axle ratio
- Engine oil cooler
- 48-Amp/Hr maintenance free battery
- 110 amp alternator
- Front and rear anti roll bars
- Sport tuned suspension
- Brand name front shock absorbers and gas pressurized rear shock absorbers
- Quasi dual stainless steel exhaust with polished tailpipe finisher
- Permanent locking hubs
- 4 wheel anti lock braking system
- Brake assist and hill hold control
- Mechanical limited slip differential
- Steel spare wheel
- Compact spare tire mounted inside under cargo
- Clear coat paint
- Body colored front bumper
- Body colored rear bumper
- Rocker panel extensions
- Black side windows trim and black front windshield trim
- Body colored door handles
- Body colored power heated side mirrors with manual folding and turn signal indicator
- Fixed rear window with fixed interval wiper-heated wiper park and defroster
- Light tinted glass
- Front windshield-inc: sun visor strip
- Variable intermittent wipers with heated wiper park
- Fully galvanized steel panels
- Lip spoiler
- Grille with metal look bar
- Lift gate rear cargo access
- Tail gate/ rear door locks included with power door locks
- LED brake lights
- Front fog lamps
- Manual leveling auto off projector beam high intensity low beam day time running headlamps
- Performance design front heated bucket seats-inc: integrated fixed head restraints and embroidered STI logo-height adjustable driver’s seat and front passenger seat back pocket
- 4 way passenger seat-inc: manual recline and fore/aft movement
- 60-40 folding bench front facing fold forward seatback rear seat
- Manual tilt/telescopic steering column
- Gauges-inc: speedometer-odometer-engine coolant temp-tachometer-trip odometer and trip computer
- Power rear windows and fixed 3rd row windows
- Leather/metal look steering wheel
- Front cup holder
- Valet function
- Remote keyless entry with integrated key transmitter-illuminated entry-illuminated ignition switch and panic button
- Remote releases-inc: mechanical fuel
- Cruise control with steering wheel controls
- Automatic air conditioning
- HVAC-inc: under seat ducts
- Illuminated locking glove box
- Driver foot rest
- Interior trim-inc: metal look instrument panel insert-metal look door panel insert-metal look console insert-chrome and aluminum interior accents
- Full cloth headliner
- Leather gear shift knob
- Alcantara upholstery-inc: carbon black leather bolster with red stitching
- Day night rear view mirror
- Driver and passenger visor vanity mirrors
- Full floor console with covered storage and 2 12V DC power outlets
- Front map lights
- Fade to off interior lighting
- Full carpet floor covering-inc: carpet front and rear floor mats
- Carpet floor trim
- Cargo area concealed storage
- Roll up cargo cover
- Cargo space lights
- FOB controls-inc: trunk/hatch/tailgate
- Instrument panel bin-driver/ passenger and rear door bins
- Power 1st row windows with driver 1 touch up down
- Power door locks
- System monitor
- Trip computer
- Outside temp gauge
- Analog display
- Manual adjustable rear head restraints
- Front center armrest
- Perimeter alarm
- Engine immobilizer
- 2 12V DC power outlets
- Air filtration
- Electronic stability control (ESC)
- ABS and driveline traction control
- Side impact beams
- Dual stage driver and passenger seat mounted side airbags
- Low tire pressure warning
- Dual stage driver and passenger front airbags
- Curtain 1st row and 2nd row airbags
- Airbag occupancy sensor
- Rear child safety locks
- Outboard front and lap and shoulder safety belts-inc: rear center 3 point-height adjusters and pretensioners
- Radio: AM/FM stereo with single-disc CD player-inc: MP3-WMA capability- 6 speakers-radio broadcast data system (RBDS)- Bluetooth audio streaming connectivity-Bluetooth hands free phone connectivity- iPod control capability-USB port- 3.5mm auxiliary input jack and roof mounted antenna
- Radio with seek scan-clock-speed compensated volume control and steering wheel controls
WRX STI 2014 Driver & Walk around Video
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