Subaru of America informed of the prices for its iconic all-wheel drive performance cars – WRX and WRX STI – for the 2021 model year.
The Subaru WRX starts at $27,495, while the WRX STI costs from $37,245. The both will be available at dealers in March 2021.
The WRX’s base engine is a 2.0-liter direct-injection turbocharged Boxer with 268 hp. It is mated either to a six-speed manual transmission as standard (6MT) or to an optional Sport Lineartronic continuously variable transmission with manual shift modes (CVT).
Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and Active Torque Vectoring remain on the WRX and WRX STI models.
The WRX’s base equipment includes summer performance tires, remote keyless entry (Keyless Access with Push-Button Start appear on the Premium model); automatic climate control; Incline Start Assist; 5.9-inch multi-function LCD; Multi-Mode Vehicle Dynamics Control; aluminum alloy pedal covers (including driver’s foot rest); dual USB ports; rear vision camera; power door locks, side mirrors and windows; roof rack mounting brackets; Subaru Starlink 6.5-inch Multimedia system.
The 2021 Subaru WRX STI is powered by an exclusive 2.5-liter turbocharged Boxer engine that produces 310 hp and 290 lb-ft of torque. The WRX STI brings rally-bred performance technology including Multi-Mode Driver Controlled Center Differential (DCCD).
Manufacturer’s suggested retail prices include $925 of destination and delivery.
Trim Level / Transmission / Price
- WRX 6MT $28,420
- WRX Premium 6MT $30,970
- WRX Premium CVT $32,870
- WRX Limited 6MT $33,020
- WRX Limited CVT $34,920
There are optional packages which cost $2,100 and $2,400. They include:
- Navigation system, Harman Kardon amplifier and speakers, Blind-Spot Detection/ Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Navigation system, Harman Kardon amplifier and speakers, Blind-Spot Detection/Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Reverse Auto Brake, High Beam Assist,
The 2021 Subaru WRX STI comes only with 6MT in STI, STI Limited-Wing and STI Low Profile Trunk Spoiler grades which cost $38,170, $42,870 and $42,870, respectively.
Optional Recaro front seats are available at $2,250.