2022 Subaru WRX Model Research

In 1992, the Subaru WRX broke onto the scene and immediately became a favorite among drivers with its rally car heritage, unique design, and sporty engine. Now, almost thirty years later, the next generation of the Subaru sports car has arrived and it's certainly the best edition of the iconic WRX model yet. Learn the ins and outs of the new 2022 Subaru WRX like its refreshed design, new engine, and more in the details below.

Keeping up with the latest automotive news and model releases can be a challenge for many drivers, which is why we make things a little easier with Subaru research pages like this one. Here, you'll get the critical information you need about the all-new 2022 Subaru WRX in a simple and concise way so you can have a clear picture of what this iconic AWD sports car is bringing to the road and beyond. Find out why we're so excited about the all-new 2022 WRX, below.

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2022 Subaru WRX: Design & Features

With its rally car-inspired design, the Subaru WRX has always stood out in a crowd, and the all-new 2022 edition is no different. The 2022 Subaru WRX still sports many of the classic WRX design elements, like the iconic hood scoop, but has been upgraded with LED headlights and new aluminum fenders to make the 2022 WRX lighter and more agile. The 2022 Subaru WRX also has new aerodynamic features that give the car a more muscular design and let it cut through the air with reduced drag thanks to new air outlets behind the front wheel and each side of the rear bumper. Inside, the 2022 Subaru WRX now has a new D-shaped steering wheel with ergonomic control and near-instant response so you have even more control of this sporty AWD car. And, the 2022 Subaru WRX offers an all-new Subaru Performance Transmission with Paddle Shifters for faster upshifts and downshifts. Inside and out, the 2022 Subaru WRX is designed to give you a thrilling driving experience.

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2022 Subaru WRX: Technology

The 2022 Subaru WRX is the most technologically advanced WRX model yet with advanced features and technologies that make every drive even better. The 2022 Subaru WRX comes standard with a STARLINK multimedia system that includes features like Apple CarPlay & Android Auto and Bluetooth® hands-free phone connectivity and audio streaming. There's also the newly available 11.6" touchscreen that splits into two displays to make navigating your apps, infotainment system, climate controls, and more as simple as the touch of a finger. To ensure your music sounds its absolute best, consider upgrading to the available 11-speaker Harman Kardon® sound system.

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2022 Subaru WRX: Safety

Subaru has earned its reputation for producing some of the most safe vehicles on the road, and even the sporty 2022 Subaru WRX meets that high bar of Subaru safety. The 2022 Subaru WRX has improved body rigidity that makes steering more responsive to avoid accidents and there's also numerous driver assist features thanks to the Subaru EyeSight Driver Assist Technology. Standard on the Limited and GT models, EyeSight features include Lane Departure Prevention and Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control to make your commute easier and safer. Plus, there's the newly available Automatic Emergency Steering which works in tandem with the Pre-Collision Braking System to help with steering to avoid collisions at speeds under 50 MPH. It's practically like having another pilot in the 2022 Subaru WRX with you.

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2022 Subaru WRX: Performance

The 2022 Subaru WRX wouldn't be the best edition of the Subaru sports car if it didn't bring the goods when you step on the gas pedal. That's why the 2022 Subaru WRX features a new 2.4-liter direct-injection turbocharged SUBARU BOXER engine with an output of 271 horsepower and 258 lb/ft of torque. The 2022 Subaru WRX also has improved dampers and a stiffer chassis for better cornering and balance. The Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive is still standard on all 2022 Subaru WRX models while the suspension has been tuned for track-like performance and razor-sharp handling. Every inch of the 2022 Subaru WRX is designed to improve its performance and nimble handling.

2022 Subaru WRX: Value

As you can see, the all-new 2022 Subaru WRX is an exciting new model in the 2022 Subaru lineup thanks to a new design, wealth of technology features, and newly upgraded engine for better performance and handling. 30 years after its debut, the 2022 Subaru WRX has once again brought new flavor and excitement to the Subaru lineup.  Whether you're looking for a new car and tired of boring sedans that all look the same or have always been interested in the Subaru WRX, the 2022 Subaru WRX is here to give you a one-of-a-kind driving experience that only Subaru and the WRX can offer.

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Spec / FeatureAll-New 2022 Subaru WRX
Standard Horsepower271 
Standard Torque258 lb/ft 
Symmetrical All-Wheel DriveStandard 
Standard Wheels17" Alloy 
LED HeadlightsStandard
Satellite RadioStandard
11.6" Tablet-Style TouchscreenAvailable 
New Subaru Performance Automatic TransmissionAvailable
SI-Drive Performance Management SystemAvailable
Electronically-Controlled Suspension DampersAvailable