Subaru is a Japanese automaker founded in the year 1953. It’s almost a 63 years old company and has been delivering a wide range of cars since then. What got it popular is its engine which has obtained outstanding reviews over the globe. The BRZ is a semi sports vehicle known for its outstanding ride stability, performance and low center of gravity. Even if it lacks in horse power it is a blast to drive due to its riding stability and amazing control. Its designs and aerodynamics go right with its engine and helps achieve ultimate results. The 2017 Subaru BRZ is worth waiting as there will be a lot of changes in this upcoming model that will make your drive much more enjoyable.
Major facets and changes about Subaru BRZ
One will be able to see a lot of changes in 2017 Subaru BRZ. Starting from its exteriors to its interiors and expected a new more powerful engine is what keeps us waiting for an all new update of BRZ. There is much more to know about this new vehicle and all sports car lover loves this beauty which delivers something really unique in terms of performance and features.
The exterior look of a car is one key factor one might consider while buying a car. If same goes with you; you need not get disappointed as 2017 Subaru BRZ is an eye-catching beast. New rims in its front grille with added chrome will what make this car more attractive. Headlights will be redesigned though original eye shape will remain into play. What else you will be able to note is new tail lamps and the new set of bumpers for both fronts as well as rear part of this vehicle.
Interiors are trendy. However, 2017 Subaru BRZ will have some changes in interiors with upgraded material for manufacturing of its interiors. Redesigning of dash-board and front console is also expected from Subaru motors for its 2017 BRZ.
Other than that added features in its multimedia system and all latest technology related to connectivity will be well incorporated in its 2017 model to take care of any lack in its previous model. The increase in leg room and a larger boot is also expected from Subaru for its BRZ which remained a con of its earlier model.
2017 Subaru BRZ – Engine Specs and Fuel Economy
Talking about engine of this beast, it fails to generate a good figure in terms of horsepower. It has a 2.0-liter engine producing an output of 200 hp with both options of automatic as well as manual transmission. It has only rear wheel drive option available. It picks up 0-60 mph in a fast 6.4 seconds which is decent enough. Top speed of this vehicle is recorded at 139 mph. The 2017 Subaru BRZ is expected to have an at least 2.8-liter engine which will be able to deliver more than 280 hp.
Fuel economy of BRZ has always been a plus for Subaru which keeps it ahead of the competition and helps people actually afford this vehicle. It delivers a decent 30 mpg of fuel economy on highways and 22 mpg in cities. Average fuel consumption of BRZ is 26 mpg. Fuel economy will not remain same for an upcoming engine.
2017 Subaru BRZ – Price, Competitors, and Launch Date
This 2017 Subaru BRZ will have a basic price range of around $26,500 as per market expectations. However, with a more powerful engine prices may go up to $29,000 or even higher. But be it what it’s always a great deal in this price tag. Major competitors of BRZ are:
- Mazda MX-5 Miata,
- Scion FR-S,
- Hyundai Genesis Coupe.
The company has not yet revealed the exact date of launch of its 2017 Subaru BRZ. There are market news and expectations that this popular trendy sports car will be launched in the beginning of the year 2017. It may get an engine option on the latter half of the year but nothing has been revealed on engine update too by Subaru motors. Subaru is going to attract a good customer base however in this upcoming year with its new models and updates.