Subaru developed the Impreza 2.5 WRX saloon and Sports Wagon to offer exceptional value to their customers. The two can be ordered from July 10 with first deliveries planned for September 1st. Numbers will be limited to 300 units for the Impreza GB270 saloon and 100 for the Sports Wagon. Both model feature the 270 PS Prodrive Performance Pack which boosts power by 40 PS and torque by 74 lb. ft. to 310 lb. ft. The result is a 0-60 mph time reduced to 5.3 seconds from 5.9 seconds. Mid-range response is substantially improved. Specific to the Impreza GB270 saloon are the WRC-style rear spoiler, stainless-steel mesh front grille, STI front lip spoiler and silver-finished alloy wheels. Both models will be available with an optional ICE pack consisting of a Clarion Sat-Nav and iPod adaptor and Bluetooth phone kit for EUR1.750.
Subaru is guaranteeing customers exceptional value from the final-edition versions of its iconic Impreza 2.5 WRX saloon and Sports Wagon.
Called GB270, the last-of-the-line current Impreza offers around £7,600 in extra equipment for the saloon and just under £7,000 for the Sports Wagon.
Both models cost £22,995 on-the-road - only £2,898 and £1,898 more than the standard Impreza WRX saloon and Sports Wagon respectively.
Named after Rally GB - Subaru`s most successful WRC stage - and the 270 PS the Prodrive-uprated engine produces, the GB270 models can be ordered from July 10 with first deliveries planned for September 1.
Numbers will be strictly limited to 300 for the Impreza GB270 saloon and 100 for the Sports Wagon.
Standard Prodrive Performance Pack
Both models benefit from the 270 PS Prodrive Performance Pack which boosts power by 40 PS and torque by a staggering 74 lb ft to 310 lb ft.
The result is a 0-60 mph time reduced from 5.9 to 5.3 seconds and a 0-100 mph time of 13.9 instead of 14.4 seconds. Mid-range response is substantially improved.
Other shared features include a lowered spring kit, "quickshift" gearchange, special carpet mats, MOMO "Air-Race" gear knob, larger-diameter 18x7.5ins GT1 alloy wheels and GB270 exterior badging and individually numbered interior plaque.
Impreza GB270 Saloon
Specific to the Impreza GB270 saloon are a WRC-style rear spoiler, stainless-steel mesh front grille, STI front lip spoiler and silver-finished alloy wheels.
Impreza GB270 Sports Wagon
Helping the GB270 Sports Wagon stand out is a rear waist spoiler, front and rear aero splash guards, rear privacy glass, black stainless-steel mesh front grille and gloss-black alloy wheels.
In addition, both models will be available with an optional ICE pack consisting of a Clarion SatNav and iPod adaptor and Bluetooth "phone kit for £1,750.
Other extra-cost upgrades include a GB270-branded leather or Alcantara/leather interior for £1,400 or £1,600 respectively and privacy glass window tinting for the saloon at £405 (all prices include VAT).
|Subaru Impreza WRX GB270|
|Subaru Impreza WRX Special Consumer Rideand Drive Event|
|Subaru Impreza WRX STI Concept|
|Subaru Impreza WRX Special Edition|
|Subaru Cosworth Impreza STi CS400|
|Subaru Impreza WRX Club Spec 10 Special Edition|
|Subaru Impreza WRX Special Edition|
|Subaru Cosworth Impreza STI CS400 customized by Carlex|
|Subaru Impreza WRX STI RB320 Limited Edition|
|Latest||Cars & News|
|2018 Buick Enclave review|
|2017 Ford F-250 XLT Super Duty review|
|2015 Audi A8 L Chauffeur review|
|2015 McLaren P1 by MSO review|
|2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe review|
|2020 Porsche Macan GTS comes to fill Macan S and Macan Turbo range|
|Suzuki Jimny is set to get competition from Jeep|
|Toyota Highlander will be available in petrol only or hybrid powertrain|
|Skoda Rapid facelift was unveiled in Russia|
|McLaren 620R is the limited edition street version of the 570S GT4|