2012 Subaru Impreza WRX Videos, Key Features & Info

Video Demo - The 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX First Look

Want to learn more about the 2012 Subaru Impreza WRX without having to drive into Burlington? Terry Light is working on a more in depth presentation that will be available on YouTube and announced on Facebook as soon as it's complete.

Meet Terry and the rest of the Subaru Sales team.  

2012 Subaru Impreza WRX


Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive

Subaru Sym metrical All-Wheel Drive was designed for excellent control, efficiency and quick response to slippery conditions. There's no other all-wheel drive like it.

Available on: all models



BOXER® Engine

Drawn from over 40 years of intelligent performance, the horizontal layout of the SUBARU BOXER® engine combines balance with power and efficiency.

vailable on: all models



The high-performance of an intercooled turbocharged 265 horsepower is standard on the WRX, while the WRX STI turns up the boost to deliver a full 305.



STI's Driver Controlled Center Differential (DCCD) All-Wheel Drive enables you to define how the Subaru AWD system distributes power.

Available on: WRX STI , WRX STI Limited 


Track Tuned Suspension

The WRX features a sport-tuned 4-wheel fully independent suspension with front and rear stabilizer bars. The STI takes it up a level with a high-performance track-tuned suspension with inverted struts, pillow ball mounts, and aluminum-alloy lower L-arms. 


Manual Transmission

The WRX comes with a fully synchronized 5-speed manual transmission with Incline Start Assist. The STI has a quick- shifting close-ratio 6-speed manual transmission.

The Subaru Impreza WRX

Take a Deeper Look and See Pricing

Motor Trend Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX Motor Trend Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX The powertrain provides a rush to your ears and your gut, matching your own excitement as you explode from corner to corner. You're smiling the whole way. Read Full Review

Popular Mechanics Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX and STI Popular Mechanics Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX and STI "Packs a turbocharged flat-four cylinder with a serious punch as well as a world-class all-wheel drive system." Read Full Review

Cars.com Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX Cars.com Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX The 2011 WRX receives extensive exterior and interior changes that move it closer to the STI in style. Read Full Review

Jalopnik Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX STI Jalopnik Reviews 2011 Impreza WRX STI "The STI is still the most approachable and user-friendly all-wheel-drive speed demon on the market, a go-anywhere, do-anything piece of all-weather genius." Read Full Review