2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi review

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Make
Model
Variant
Type
Car Details
Make
Make
SUBARU
Model
Model
IMPREZA
Variant
Variant
WRX STi
Series
Series
MY08
Year
Year
2008
Body Type
Body Type
5D HATCHBACK
Seats
Seats
-
CarAdvice Ratings
Overall
Overall
-
Our Review
Our Review
-
Pricing
New Price
New Price
N/A
Private Sale
Private Sale
$12,980 - $14,750
Dealer Retail
Dealer Retail
$14,520 - $17,270
Dealer Trade
Dealer Trade
$10,300 - $11,800
Engine Specifications
Engine Type
Engine Type
TURBO MPFI
Engine Size
Engine Size
2.5L
Cylinders
Cylinders
TURBO 4
Max. Torque
Max. Torque
407Nm @  4000rpm
Max. Power
Max. Power
221kW @  6000rpm
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
146.8W/kg
Bore & Stroke
Bore & Stroke
99.5x79mm
Compression Ratio
Compression Ratio
8.2
Valve Gear
Valve Gear
VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Drivetrain Specifications
Transmission
Transmission
6 SP MANUAL
Drive Type
Drive Type
ALL WHEEL DRIVE
Final Drive Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
3.9
Fuel Specifications
Fuel Type
Fuel Type
PREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Tank Capacity
60Litres
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Not Provided
Weight & Measurement
Kerb Weight
Kerb Weight
1505
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight
Not Provided
Height
Height
1475mm
Length
Length
4415mm
Width
Width
1795mm
Ground Clearance
Ground Clearance
155mm
Towing Capacity
Towing Capacity
Brake:1200  Unbrake:0
Steering & Suspension
Steering Type
Steering Type
RACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning Circle
Turning Circle
11
Front Rim Size
Front Rim Size
8.5x18
Rear Rim Size
Rear Rim Size
8.5x18
Front Tyres
Front Tyres
245/40 R18
Rear Tyres
Rear Tyres
245/40 R18
Wheel Base
Wheel Base
2625
Front Track
Front Track
1530
Rear Track
Rear Track
1540
Front Brakes
Front Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Rear Brakes
Rear Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Front Suspension
Front Suspension
MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension
Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Standard Features
Comfort
Comfort
Automatic Air Con / Climate Control, Sport Seats
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
18 Inch Alloy Wheels, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Hill Holder, Vehicle Stability Control
Driver
Driver
Cruise Control, Leather Steering Wheel, Power Steering, Trip Computer
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
Limited Slip Differential
Entertainment
Entertainment
CD with 6 CD Stacker, Radio Compact Disc Player, Sound System with 10 Speakers
Exterior
Exterior
Body Kit, Fog Lights - Front, Power Mirrors, Rear Spoiler, Xenon Headlights
Interior
Interior
Power Windows
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
Dual Front Airbag Package, Anti-lock Braking, Head Airbags, Side Airbags, Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
Security
Security
Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft, Central Locking Remote Control, Engine Immobiliser
Optional Features
Comfort
Comfort
-
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
-
Driver
Driver
Satellite Navigation
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
-
Entertainment
Entertainment
-
Exterior
Exterior
-
Interior
Interior
-
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
-
Security
Security
-
ECO & Safety Ratings
ANCAP Crash Test
ANCAP Crash Test
-
Green Vehicle
Green Vehicle
-
Green House
Green House
-
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
-
CO2 Emission
CO2 Emission
Not Provided
Other
Discontinued Date
Discontinued Date
30/04/2010
Service Interval
Service Interval
6 months /  10,000 kms
Warranty
Warranty
36 months /  999,000 kms
VIN Plate Location
VIN Plate Location
Driver Side Eng Scuttle
Country of Origin
Country of Origin
Japan