Super Street Network

 |   |   |  Watch - Subaru STI Wagon Confirmed for Summer Launch
Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter

Watch - Subaru STI Wagon Confirmed for Summer Launch

Automaker to release more teasers ahead of the unveiling

Erick Ayapana
May 13, 2016

Subaru just announced that its Levorg wagon will finally get special treatment from its Subaru Tecnica International performance division. Set to debut this summer is the Subaru Levorg STI wagon, which the automaker has teased via a video (you'll need to brush up on your Japanese).

Subaru hinted this variant was coming. At last year's Tokyo Auto Salon, the automaker showed off the Levorg S Concept shortly after launching the Japanese domestic market 2015 Subaru Levorg (essentially a WRX wagon). The Levorg S Concept sported a long list of STI goodies including upgraded suspensions bits, brakes, wheels, and a body kit. More importantly, it was packing a six-speed manual and a 2.0-liter turbocharged flat-four making over 300 hp. For comparison, the normal Levorg is also offered with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder boxer tuned to 296 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque, but is only sold with a CVT.

2017 Subaru WRX
$26,695 Base Model (MSRP) 20/27 MPG Fuel Economy
Subaru Levorg STI wagon teaser front Photo 2/2   |   Subaru Levorg STI wagon teaser front

Subaru hasn't unveiled details regarding the production version, but the Levorg STI will likely stick with the 2.0-liter mill. The 2.5-liter turbocharged boxer-four powering the U.S.-spec WRX STI sedan is a relatively peppy engine, but it doesn't make much more power than the standard Levorg.

That said, STI fans around the world have been waiting almost two years for the wagon to arrive, but it appears this version is only slated for Japan for now.

Source: Subaru

By Erick Ayapana
108 Articles

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

The Venom GT made headlines by topping the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport’s top speed and Hennessey is ready to debut its next world-beater, the Venom F5.
Billy RehbockOct 20, 2017
In collaboration with West Coast Customs, Kia has spiced up the Stinger with a host of performance-oriented touches.
Kelly PleskotOct 19, 2017
But Volkswagen says it's about more than setting a record. This project is also about working to transform Volkswagen's image as an automaker.
Collin WoodardOct 19, 2017
To celebrate the demise of the Mercedes-AMG G65, Affalterbach is offering an exclusive Final Edition that is limited to only 65 examples.
Ed TahaneyOct 19, 2017
McLaren has finally confirmed its next hypercar - the most extreme example yet - possibly surpassing the performance of the P1.
Michael CantuOct 18, 2017
Sponsored Links

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
CLOSE X
BUYER'S GUIDE
SEE THE ALL NEW Subaru WRX
NEWS, REVIEWS & SPECS
TO TOP