Can a Subaru WRX STI hybrid? Yes, the next generation could be “plug-in”

Arrive the first rumors about the next generation of Subaru WRX STI and is that after having met the first features of the upcoming products of Subaru of the hand of two Subaru Impreza concept, a compact and a saloon, comes to us now the idea that the next STI could have a hybrid.

Motoring points to the next Subaru WRX STI could be plug-in hybrid and have a capacity of about 325 horses.

As pointing from Motoring the next Subaru WRX STI to accompany the already well-known boxer engine supercharged 4-cylinder and 2-liter of cubicaje with a hybrid scheme that would increase slightly the power of the current WRX STI, which we recall makes gala of a power of 305 horses.

From the above-mentioned average australian gets to point out that in the japanese firm would be studying as a leading role in the performance of the total traction to this set, electric taking care of the back train of an electric motor , while the boxer engine would be responsible for the engine in the front. This new mechanical hybrid could be a plug-in.

Motoring fixed between 2017 and 2018 the arrival of a new generation of the Subaru WRX STI, but what will be hybrid as pointed out or the sporty Subaru will maintain a classical configuration?

Recall that the Subaru WRX STI has a starting price of 44.900 euros and among its opponents we find ourselves with choices like the Volkswagen Golf R, 300 horses and with a price of 40.880 € or the BMW M235i xDrive, with 326 horsepower and a price significantly higher 54.300 euros.