Subaru BRZ vs. Subaru WRX

Dark Gray Metallic
VS
Dark Gray Metallic

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$22,379 - $24,824
$25,805 - $28,270

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.87 / 5
39 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
205 hp
268 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L DOHC 16V 4
2.0L DOHC Intercooled Turbocharged

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
43.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.1 in.
39.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
29.9 in.
35.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35 in.
37.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
6.9 cu. ft.
12 cu. ft.

Passengers

Passengers
4
5

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
104.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.4 ft.
35.4 ft.

Length

Length
166.7 in.
180.9 in.

Width

Width
69.9 in.
70.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2789 .lbs
3272 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
205 hp
268 hp

Torque

Torque
156 ft. lbs.
258 ft. lbs.

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 15 mpg
11 - 14 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
27 mpg

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Subaru BRZ
Subaru WRX

Body Style

Body Style
Coupe
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Minicompact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
4
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
76.5 ft³.
96.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2789 lbs.
3272 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
27 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded H-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD
Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.63
3.45

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19
1.95

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54
1.30

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
0.97

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.78

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
0.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.44
3.64

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.30
4.11

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
390
Not Available

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3
7.6

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
Not Available

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/45WR17
P235/45WR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/45WR17
P235/45WR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
17 - 17 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
17 - 17 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft.
35.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.6 in.
12.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.4 in.
11.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
13.2 gal.
15.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.1 in.
39.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
43.3 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
54.5 in.
55.6 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.1 in.
52.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
35 in.
37.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
29.9 in.
35.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
51.7 in.
54.2 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
45.3 in.
53.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
104.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
166.7 in.
180.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.9 in.
70.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
50.6 in.
58.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.8 in.
60.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.6 in.
60.6 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.9 in.
4.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
6.9 ft³.
12 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
BRZ
Impreza

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Small Sporty
Small Sporty

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Coupe
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4