If you follow any of them CAR You may have appeared on the magazine's various social media channels in Subaru WRX STi Diamond Edition, Performance Shootout 2019. And now the local arm of the Japanese automaker has revealed the official details of this special edition model.
Designed to celebrate a thirty-year STi, Diamond Edition was developed locally by a technical team in Subaru South Africa. R799 000 A piece or some more than the model on which some R28 900 is located. Deliveries are expected to begin in January 2019.
Subaru SA said it took 18 months to develop the car through processes such as sür significant durability and wear testing, oil testing and dynamo adjustment Sub.
The result is an increase in power for the 2.5-liter turbocharged boxer motor (thanks to the ECU remap and performance exhaust), in which 260 kW (221 kW) from 4 500 r / min and 464 Nm (407 Nm) At 4 000 r / min. This brings out the most powerful WRX STi that South Subaru has to offer in South Africa.
The highest speed remains at 255 km / h, but the Subaru tests show that the zero-to-100 km / h line has been cut to 5.03 seconds (or seven or seven faster than the standard model under the same conditions).
Using a six-speed manual transmission like the standard model, the Diamond Edition gains a Brembo brake system and an engine mount featuring six cooker callipers and two pot calipers.
The special edition includes 20 mm width on the spacers on each of the four wheels, while the body assembly includes High Vis yellow (repeated color on the brake callipers) and bright black ara Diamond Edition her badges. Subaru says the body kit effectively reduces the vehicle, which runs the vehicle 10 mm ahead on 19-inch Y-design alloys wrapped in 245/35 R19 tire.
Inside, you'll find the number one plaque in addition to the seven-speaker Harman Kardon audio system that connects to a 7.0-inch touch screen information system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Subaru SA says that the owner of each of the 30 samples will be handed over with a special "certificate of ownership" that confirms the limited version validity of the vehicle. Dated January 2019 CAR Magazine to see what we think about Diamond Edition (plus one or two videos earlier) ü