Comparison: Subaru WRX STi vs. Honda Civic Type R

 

Colorado is Subaru country! As much as we love our SUVs and wagons, we also love the performance the WRX gives us all year round. That is why the Subaru WRX is the most popular performance car in this state. The WRX STi takes performance onto another level - bred on the rally circuit for ultimate excitement!

How does it match up to its rivals? Here is how the WRX STi is compared to the Honda Civic Type R.

 

 

2020 Subaru WRX STi

2019 Honda Civic Type R

Engine (Standard)

2.5 Liter Turbocharged H-4 - 310 HP

2.0 Liter turbocharged I-4 - 306 HP

Curb Weight

3466 lbs.

3117 lbs.

Fuel Economy (City/Highway Est.)

17 MPG/22 MPG

22 MPG/28 MPG

All-Wheel-Drive

Standard

N/A

Base Price

$36,995

$35,700

 

Beyond this simple graph, the WRX STi offers these advantages over the Civic Type R:

  • Standard Symmetrical All-Wheel-Drive offers the advantage of a more balanced drive system with a lower center of gravity, keeping the WRX STi planted in any condition.
  • Engineered for competition on multiple surfaces before becoming a "road car."
  • Performs unlike any sports compact in the world.
  • No one does performance like Subaru Technica International!
While there are many Subaru WRX competitors, it's easy to see that the WRX is still the standard by all others are measured.

Which vehicle would you want for year-round use in Colorado's climate and terrain? The Subaru WRX STi!

Come see one at Greeley Subaru today. Test drive and decide which car is the one for you!

 


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