Home >> Buyer's Guide (2018) >> Subaru (2018) >> WRX >> Overview

2018 Subaru WRX

At a Glance

Pricing $26,995 - $40,895
Drive Types AWD
Engines 2.0l H4 T, 2.5l H4 T
Transmissions CVT, M6
Fuel Economy 17-20 (city), 23-27 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 76
Style 3 stars out of 5
Utility 2 stars out of 5
Livability 4 stars out of 5
Value 4 stars out of 5
Fun 4 stars out of 5

Overview Information

As an all-around performance value, it's hard to beat the AWD Subaru WRX. Loosely based on the Impreza, the WRX is powered by one of two turbocharged horizontally-opposed four-cylinder engines. The 2.0l engine is rated at 268-bhp, whereas the 2.5l is rated at 305-bhp. Most models equip a 6-speed manual, but a CVT is now offered on some models. The sophisticated AWD drivetrain allows the WRX to provide all weather performance and handling.

Official Word:

Subaru of America, Inc. has announced two new performance models: the 2018 Subaru WRX STI Type RA and 2018 Subaru BRZ tS. Both are performance focused derivatives engineered by Subaru Tecnica International, Inc. specifically for driving enthusiasts. Each vehicle is limited to 500 units and vehicles will arrive at Subaru retailers in early 2018. WRX STI Type RA The RA designation stands for "Record Attempt" and has been applied to various Subaru performance models. The original...Read.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
WRX 2 2.0l H4 T (268-bhp) M6 AWD 20/27/23 74 $26,995
WRX Premium 2 2.0l H4 T (268-bhp) M6 AWD 20/27/23 74 $29,295
WRX Premium 2 2.0l H4 T (268-bhp) CVT AWD 18/24/21 69 $30,495
WRX Limited 2 2.0l H4 T (268-bhp) M6 AWD 20/27/23 74 $31,595
WRX Limited 2 2.0l H4 T (268-bhp) CVT AWD 18/24/21 69 $32,795
WRX STI 2 2.5l H4 T (305-bhp) M6 AWD 17/23/20 76 $36,095
WRX STI Limited 3 2.5l H4 T (305-bhp) M6 AWD 17/23/20 72 $40,895

Similar Vehicles

Compare these