2012 Subaru Legacy STI review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 15 November 2012 , 09:11:17 byAlina

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Subaru Legacy STI

Japanese manufacturer Subaru revealed the new Forested SUV a bit earlier. If you think the situation is calm now, you could not be more wrong. The engineers have also released two special editions of the Legacy models prepared by their in-house tuner, STI. Now, the first model is the B4 Saloon followed by the Touring Wagon. According to the specialists only 300 units will be produced. The Japanese customers are the only ones with access and the Japanese market is the only one receiving it. The only interested should know the model will be available for purchase starting March 12, next year. Engineers have focused their attention towards the styling and handling aspects of both the Subaru Legacy sedan and estate. Both receive power from a 2.5-liter boxer engine capable of generating 171 horsepower and 235 Nm of torque.

The tuners have provided a roof to the Touring Wagon and a deck-lid B4 spoiler, front and rear aprons. Next we can see chrome exhaust tips and to transfer the output to the road, 18-inch multi spoke alloy wheels. We will find STI and tS badges, honeycomb upper and lower grilles. For the interior, engineers have decorated the cabin with titanium gray color carbon trims, console covers with red-stitching, door sill plates, part-leather black seats, black leather sports steering wheel with red stitches. Next on the list, the new limited editions get a Nick Toro gear lever, a STI start button, but also a modified instrument panes with a 260 km/h speedometer. In terms of performance, the cars received sport coil springs, shock absorbers, strut bars and front lower arms. The starting price was established at 3.528.000 Yen for the new Subaru Legacy improved by Japanese STI tuning specialists.
Source: carscoop.blogspot