Subaru BRZ vs. Subaru STI S209

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 2019 Subaru STI S209 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary

Key Specs

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
205 hp
341 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L DOHC 16V 4
2.5L DOHC Intercooled High Boost Turbo

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

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.
11.8 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P215/45WR17
P265/35YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
104.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.4 ft.
40 ft.

Length

Length
166.7 in.
181.9 in.

Width

Width
69.9 in.
72.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2789 lbs.
3485 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
205 hp
341 hp

Torque

Torque
156 ft. lbs.
330 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
18 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
15 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
21 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Subaru BRZ
Subaru STI S209

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.
3485 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

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

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.5 L/150

Fuel System

Fuel System
Port/Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

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
3.64

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.19
2.23

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54
1.52

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.14

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.97

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
0.76

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.44
3.54

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.30
3.90

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3
10.5

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
110

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
P265/35YR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/45WR17
P265/35YR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
19 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
19 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Forged Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft.
40 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.
13.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.4 in.
12.8 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.
181.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
52 in.
58.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
59.8 in.
60.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.6 in.
61.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
4.9 in.
4.9 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
6.9 ft³.
11.8 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
2.5

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