Subaru will use subsequent month’s Subiefest Florida gathering to debut the 2024 WRX TR, a brand new model of Subaru’s fashionable efficiency sedan described by the automaker as “sharper and extra enthusiast-focused.”
Subiefest Florida is scheduled for Oct. 7 at Daytona Worldwide Speedway, and Subaru has confirmed that gifted rally drivers Travis Pastrana and Bucky Lasek will likely be available to assist unveil the automobile.
No different particulars have been launched other than a single teaser photograph exhibiting a part of the automobile’s wheel. The design seems to be a match with the wheels fitted to a prototype for a hotter WRX variant that surfaced in Could.
The wheels fitted to the prototype had been greater than the usual 17-inch set discovered on the WRX, and so they housed a Brembo brake bundle with purple calipers and cross-drilled rotors that just about attain the interior lining of the wheel rim. There was additionally a small spoiler hooked up to the trunk lid.
It is not clear whether or not any powertrain modifications are deliberate for the WRX TR. The WRX at current is powered by a turbocharged 2.4-liter flat-4 delivering a peak 271 hp. It may be had with both a 6-speed handbook or CVT.
Followers ready for a brand new WRX STI will likely be dissatisfied as Subaru has dominated out an STI choice, no less than for this era of the WRX. Nevertheless, Prodrive, the British motorsports and engineering firm that constructed Subaru’s profitable World Rally Championship vehicles, has constructed a WRX with a couple of modifications that may be a worthy WRX STI successor. It is called the WRX by Prodrive, and hopefully the automobile or no less than its upgrades will likely be supplied on the market.