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Subaru WRX Models and WRX History

New and Used WRX Prices, Subaru WRX Model Years and History

Born in the late 1980s from World Rally Experimental (branding used by Subaru in rally car competition), WRX inspiration eventually migrated over to the Subaru Impreza production car. First appearing in Japan in the 1990s, Subaru's higher performance version of the Impreza was formally introduced to the United States during the 2002 model year. Including sport suspension as well as sporty exterior and interior touches, the 227-horsepower Impreza WRX trim was offered as a sedan or wagon body style. The rounded headlamps seen on 2002 and 2003 model year WRX were replaced by a new design in 2004. For 2006, an Impreza WRX TR model presented a lower-cost sport compact option powered by a 217-horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter Boxer engine. All-new for 2008, a 224-horsepower WRX enjoyed an improved platform and standard stability control. Engine power through the turbocharged Boxer powerplant was revised to 265 horsepower in 2009. Redesigned again in 2012, the Subaru WRX adopted the wide body dimension of the WRX STI. For 2015, the Subaru WRX gained a new platform as well as a direct-injected 268-horsepower engine.

New and Used WRX Prices, Subaru WRX Model Years and History

2020 Subaru 1212 WRX 32877 0
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The ever-popular WRX, known for its boisterous speed and rally-esque feel, is packed with features for 2019.
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2019 Subaru 1212 WRX 31596 0
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Few cars offer the available upgrades or have as much of a cult following as Subaru’s ever popular WRX.
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2018 Subaru 1212 WRX 30498 0
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Subaru’s high-performance WRX brings extreme speed and maneuvering to a five-passenger sedan.
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2017 Subaru 1212 WRX 29451 0
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The Subaru WRX is fast, nimble and able to take monstrous corners while still offering seating for five and plenty of amenities.
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2016 Subaru 1212 WRX 28404 0
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A performance compact sedan, the new 2015 Subaru WRX offers dynamic handling and solid performance with all of the AWD prowess of previous models.
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2015 Subaru 1212 WRX 27139 0
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