SubaruWRXSTI auto sedan
Price: $59,990 as tested. Welike: chunky look, comfy seats, cornering grip. Wedon’t like: auto gearbox, loss of torque. Engine: 2.5-litre turbocharged four cylinder. Output: 221kW at 6000revs/360Nm at 3000-6000 revs. Economy: 10.6litres/100km. CO emissions: 249g/km. Transmission: five-speed automatic, allwheel drive. Body: four-door sedan. Seats: five. Dimensions: length 4680mm, width 1795mm, height 1470mm, wheelbase 2625mm, tracks 1530front/1540rear mm/mm. Steering: power-assisted rack-and-pinion. Suspension: fully independent with front MacPherson struts, rear double wishbones. Fuel tank: 60l Fuel type: premium unleaded. Weight: 1485kg. Spare tyre: space saver. Brakes: ABS four-wheel discs. Wheels: 18x8.5 alloy. Tyres: 245x40. Safety gear: front-side-curtain airbags, ABS, ESP, all-wheel drive.