Measured owner satisfaction with 2017 Subaru WRX after 90-days of ownership.
Comfort of the 2nd row seats
Owners Don't Like
The problems experienced by owners of the 2017 Subaru WRX during the first 90-days of ownership.
Quietness of the vehicle interior
The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth
How the interior materials feel
17 - 20
23 - 27
268 - 305
6 speed, Manual w/OD, 8 speed, CVT w/OD
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4
All Wheel Drive
2017 Subaru WRX Review
Is there such a thing as a utility-sports car? With surprisingly good fuel economy High-performance responsiveness And split rear seats that open into a 12 cubic foot trunk… The new WRX fits that bill. With 5 models to choose from including premium and limited models like the STI Limited there’s a well-equipped WRX that fits your lifestyle. 0-60 in 5 and a half seconds comes courtesy of a 268 horsepower 2-liter turbocharged Subaru boxer engine and years of race inspired engineering. When it comes time to slow down a powerful Brembo high-performance braking system gets the job done. You’re taken care of inside as well. In-vehicle technology lets you access your phone music and other infotainment from your steering wheel phone or high-def touchscreen. With plenty of rear legroom and that big trunk the WRX is your go-to vehicle for weekends. There are a variety of exterior colors and interior options to match your style. If you want an exclusive custom look try the available WRX Sport Package. The Subaru WRX… so you can live life faster.
Besides its performance the WRX will give you over 96 cubic feet of interior volume. Standard 60/40 split-folding rear seats and a big 12.0 cubic foot trunk lets you enlist the WRX as your weekend warrior as well. With the new Subaru Starlink in-vehicle technology your smartphone entertainment and communication are available right on your dashboard’s 7-inch touchscreen. Staying connected and informed has never been easier. Let the sky in and blow your hair back with an available power tilt/sliding-glass moonroof.
Your WRX can keep an eye on traffic optimize cruise and keep you in your lane via the available EyeSight driver assist technology. If danger comes close it can even help slow you down. Slippery conditions are no match for the Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. You’ll get power to all wheels simultaneously for maximum traction keeping you on the road in less than optimal conditions. Should the unexpected happen the WRX has you covered with a phalanx of 7 airbags.
Proven on the racetrack the 305 horsepower 2.5-liter turbocharged Subaru boxer engine will get you to 60 from a stop in a little over 5 seconds. Control freaks will love the available Sport Lineartronic transmission with 6 or 8-speed manual modes and paddle shifters. It’s the convenience of automatic transmission with the ability to manually shift when you want to. Experience better response in the corners and a tighter line complements of the Vehicle Dynamics Control with Active Torque Vectoring. Symmetrical all-wheel drive comes standard for improved traction and handling in any road condition.