Subaru WRX 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
4.83 / 5
6 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
268 hp
341 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L DOHC Intercooled Turbocharged
2.5L DOHC Intercooled High Boost Turbo

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.3 in.
43.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 in.
39.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35.4 in.
35.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
37.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12 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

Climate Control

Climate Control

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler

Tire Width

Tire Width
P235/45WR17
P265/35YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
104.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.4 ft.
40 ft.

Length

Length
180.9 in.
181.9 in.

Width

Width
70.7 in.
72.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3272 lbs.
3485 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
268 hp
341 hp

Torque

Torque
258 ft. lbs.
330 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 mpg
18 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
15 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 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

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

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

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Subaru WRX
Subaru STI S209

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Compact Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
96.6 ft³.
96.6 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3272 lbs.
3485 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 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
27 mpg.
21 mpg.

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.5 L/150

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline 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)
3.45
3.64

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95
2.23

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30
1.52

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97
1.14

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78
0.97

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
0.76

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.64
3.54

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11
3.90

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.6
10.5

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
P235/45WR17
P265/35YR19

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P235/45WR17
P265/35YR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 8 in.
19 X 9 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 8 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
12.4 in.
13.4 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.9 gal.
15.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.8 in.
39.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.3 in.
43.3 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.6 in.
55.6 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
52.1 in.
52.1 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.1 in.
37.1 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35.4 in.
35.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
54.2 in.
54.2 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.1 in.
53.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
104.3 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
180.9 in.
181.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.1 in.
58.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.2 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
12 ft³.
11.8 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Impreza
Impreza

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Small Sporty
Small Sporty

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
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