Go Back   FloridaStreetScene > Community Forums > Automotive News and Information


Automotive News and Information Here you will find news, videos and other information related to cars, trucks and motorcycles.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-16-2011, 01:00 PM   #1
AutoBlog information
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 1,619
AutoBlog has much to be proud of, 50-99
Info Subaru reveals more about BRZ Concept STI

Filed under: Concept Cars, LA Auto Show, Coupe, Performance, Subaru, Design/Style

As we've already reported, Subaru is showing up at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show today with its BRZ Concept STI. The Japanese automaker has already released new official images and information we thought we'd share before the car is unveiled live in Los Angeles later today.

The BRZ Concept STI looks plenty similar to the slinky Scion FR-S Concept we've already seen, though the Pleiades version packs more go-fast hardware than its Toyota brethren. Along with an STI-developed front fascia and splitter, the BRZ wears a carbon fiber roof to reduce weight and lower its center of gravity. A Subaru 2.0-liter boxer four-cylinder engine sits under the hood, though no output figures have been offered as of yet. Subaru does say that the engine comes equipped with a direct-injection system borrowed from Toyota, so the BRZ Concept STI should be as efficient as it is powerful.

The vehicle sits a full 120 mm lower to the ground than anything else currently available in the Subaru stable, which should help the machine provide impressive handling should a production STI version ever make it to market. STI engineers rolled in a specially tuned suspension to that end, and Brembo brakes help bring the machine down from speed. Follow the jump for the full press release.Continue reading Subaru reveals more about BRZ Concept STI
Subaru reveals more about BRZ Concept STI originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 16 Nov 2011 11:56:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

More @ AutoBlog.com
AutoBlog is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2013 Subaru BRZ First Drive: Rear-Drive Subaru Driven, Loved Car&Driver Automotive News and Information 6 12-12-2011 03:57 AM
Subaru Tecnica International to Race Subaru BRZ in 2012 Super GT Series Car&Driver Automotive News and Information 0 12-05-2011 11:10 AM
Subaru Reveals More About Production BRZ Sports Car With Teaser Pic and PDF Car&Driver Automotive News and Information 0 11-08-2011 04:16 PM
Subaru Advanced Tourer Concept to bow in Tokyo AutoBlog Automotive News and Information 0 11-07-2011 11:16 AM
Subaru BRZ Concept STI Revealed: One Last Preview Prior to the Production Model Car&Driver Automotive News and Information 2 11-04-2011 03:07 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:38 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
The forum is protected by expressed copyright and the information contained within this forum is intended for its members to be used here and is privileged to the valued users of this forum. You are notified that any use, dissemination, or coping of the information here is not permitted without the permission of the administration.