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2016 Subaru WRX STI - Specs

2016 Subaru WRX STI

2016 Subaru Specs
2016 Subaru WRX - Specs
2016 Subaru WRX STI - Price Quote

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Engine Specs
Drivetrain Specs
Weights and Trailer Towing
Exterior Dimensions
Interior Dimensions

Dimensions and capacities are in inches unless otherwise specified.

Engine 2.5-liter Subaru Boxer Turbocharged 4-cylinder
Type Horizontally opposed (BOXER), turbocharged/intercooled; SI-DRIVE 4-cylinder Engine Performance Management system
Material Specially reinforced die-cast aluminum with integral cast iron cylinder liners, five main bearings, semi-closed deck cylinder design
Displacement (cc) 2,457
Bore x Stroke (mm) 99.6 x 79.0
Horsepower (hp @ rpm) 305 @ 6000
Torque ( lb.-ft. @ rpm) 290 @ 4000
Maximum Boost (PSI) 14.7
Compression ratio 8.2:1
Valve System Aluminum alloy cylinder heads with belt-driven double overhead camshafts (DOHC), four valves per cylinder, Subaru Dual Active Valve Control System (DAVCS) variable valve timing (operates on intake and exhaust valves)
Emissions Control Bin 5 Tier 2-Federal (EPA) / LEV2-California
Fuel Requirement 91 AKI minimum
Fuel tank capacity (gallons) 15.9
EPA Fuel Economy
(city / hwy / comb) (mpg)

Transmission (:1) 6-Speed Manual
Type 6-speed manual transmission
WRX STI Launch Edition features STI short-throw shifter
AWD system Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive with Driver Control Center Differential (DCCD) featuring three performance modes and six driver-selectable differential locking settings; mechanical and electronically controlled limited-slip center differential; helical limited-slip front differential and TORSEN® limited-slip rear differential, steering angle input sensor; nominal torque split is 41:59
   1st 3.636:1
   2nd 2.235:1
   3rd 1.521:1
   4th 1.137:1
   5th 0.971:1
   6th 0.756:1
Reverse 3.545:1
Final Drive 3.900:1
Stability / traction control Multi-mode Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) stability and traction control system with yaw-rate sensor; Active Torque Vectoring

Exterior Dimensions & Capacities 2016 Subaru WRX
Length (in.) 180.9
Height (in.) At roof 58.1
Width (in.) 70.7
Wheelbase (in.) 104.3
Track (in.)

Front 60.2
Rear 60.6
Ground Clearance (in.) 4.9

Interior Dimensions Front Row Second Row
Seating capacity 5 Passenger
2 3
Head room (in.) With moonroof 37.2 37.1
Without moonroof 39.8 37.1
Leg room (in.) 43.3 35.4
Shoulder room (in.) 55.6 54.2
Hip room (in.) 52.1 53.1
EPA Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) With moonroof 93.1
Without moonroof 96.6
Trunk capacity (cu. ft.) 12.0
Trunk liftover height (in.) 27.0

Suspension 2016 Subaru WRX STI
Type 4-wheel independent, high-performance STI sport-tuned
Front Inverted struts with forged aluminum-alloy lower A-arms with pillow ball joint mount, coil springs
24mm stabilizer bar
Rear Double-wishbone type with coil springs and damper units, stiffener bar
20mm stabilizer bar

Steering 2016 Subaru WRX STI
Type Quick-ratio hydraulic power assisted rack-and-pinion
Turns (lock to lock) 2.5
Steering Ratio 13.3:1
Turning diameter, curb-to-curb (ft.) 36.0

Wheels and Tires 2016 Subaru WRX STI
WRX STI Wheels Size (in.) 18 x 8.5
Material Aluminum-alloy wheels with dark gray finish
Tires Size 245/40 R18 97W
Type Summer-performance tires
WRX STI Limited Wheels Size (in.) 18 x 8.5
Material BBS® forged aluminum-alloy wheels with
high-luster silver finish
Tires Size 245/40 R18 97W
Type Summer-performance tires

Brakes 2016 Subaru WRX STI
Type Brembo® Performance Brake System, power assisted 4-wheel disc with 4-channel, 4-sensor Super-Sport anti-lock brake system (ABS) with g-sensor; Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist and Brake Override
Front Type Ventilated with four-piston fixed position calipers
Size (in.) 12.8
Rear Type Ventilated with dual-piston fixed position calipers
Size (in.) 12.4

Weights, Capacities 2016 Subaru WRX STI
Curb Weight, (lbs) WRX STI 3386
WRX Limited 3439
WRX STI Series HyperBlue 3411

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