STI, the affiliate sports in charge of setting up and developing the projects more explosive Fuji Heavy Industries, has been modifying a Subaru WRX S4 in order to give it better performance. Will be launched as a special version and limited, that you can only acquire for some time. Your name is Subaru WRX S4 tS and, unfortunately, only be sold in Japan.
As we said, part of the base of the Subaru WRX S4, although considerably improve your dynamic falling somewhere between the model takes as the base and the sporty Subaru WRX STI. In place of the 2.5 boxer turbo of the STI uses the 2-liter boxer associated with a automatic gearbox Lineartronic with such a configuration sport. To improve the S4, this edition WRX S4 tS has incorporated improvements and / or elements seen in the WRX STI S207.
Among others, it includes a new intake, different exhaust system, Brembo brakes with four-piston calipers in the front-wheel drive, adjustable suspension and Active Torque Vectoring. Thanks to the new intake and modified exhaust system, the WRX S4 tS increases the engine torque in a 10 %, improving the response at mid-speed.
On an aesthetic level find alloy wheels of 19 inches, new bumpers with a new grille in the front, different spolier and new seats of sports signed by the prestigious company Recaro. The box of instruments is exclusive to this limited edition.
on the other hand, there is a package “NBR Challenge”. This completes the set, giving it a greater character to include new rims finished in black and a different design, a prominent spoiler rear carbon-fibre-style competition and a new steering wheel. This package, which can incorporate the Subaru WRX S4 tS has been created to pay homage to the past victories in 2015 and 2016 Subaru in the 24 hours Nürburgring in the class SP3T.
A sentence which does not reach the european market. Its price in Japan part of 4.968 billion yen, in euros come to be a few 43.500 euros. The Package NBR Challenge is not cheap, because that adds up to about 2,800 euros to the price of the series model, but significantly increases the sporty aesthetic of the Subaru WRX S4 tS.
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