The WRX lineup comes standard with a new 2.4-liter turbocharged Subaru BOXER® engine, delivering 271 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and a wider torque curve with 258 lb-ft of torque from 2,000 to 5,200 rpm. The increased displacement, combined with a turbocharger fitted with an electronically controlled wastegate and air bypass valves, improves responsiveness and acceleration.

Every WRX is equipped with legendary Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and Active Torque Vectoring. The standard 6-speed manual transmission offers optimized gear ratios and refined shift quality. The new Subaru Performance Transmission (SPT) is available on all trim levels (standard on GT). Automatic SPT offers faster upshifts and downshifts and incorporates adaptive shift control that can respond quickly to perform downshifts to match braking rpm, maintain the ideal gear through corners and respond more quickly out of corners .

Adoption of the Subaru global platform for WRX results in a substantial improvement in ride performance and handling through increased chassis rigidity. Improved platform, now featuring full internal frame construction and increased use of structural adhesives, provides a 14% increase in front lateral stiffness, a 28% increase in overall torsional stiffness and a 75% increase in suspension mounting point stiffness.

The 2022 WRX has a widebody design that projects an aggressive stance and a bold new look. Up front, Subaru’s signature hexagonal grille is widened and paired with compact LED headlights and a large hood scoop to emphasize the wide, low appearance. The rear deck lid incorporates a low profile rear spoiler in the same color as the body. The rear lights are designed to shine with a look reminiscent of volcanic magma.

All SUBARU STARLINK® The multimedia systems of the WRX 2022 are equipped with a high-resolution touchscreen; on-screen controls for audio, HVAC and vehicle functions; and integration of combined meters. Smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay®Android-Autoand Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio streaming connectivity; AM/FM stereo; Rear view camera; SiriusXM® radio and travel link®; and HD Radio® are also standard.

Select 2022 WRX trim levels are equipped with the latest generation SUBARU STARLINK safety. Available packages provide access to emergency services and convenience features, including automatic collision notification; Improved roadside assistance; Stolen vehicle recovery; vehicle diagnostic alerts; Remote engine start with climate control; and more.

The 2022 WRX, from $29,105, continues its tradition of incredible performance and value with a long list of standard features, including power windows, door locks and side mirrors; two USB input ports in the front center console; Welcome lighting; remote keyless entry; and combined meter with color LCD display. The all-new performance car also comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels wrapped in summer performance tires; 6-speed manual transmission; Multi-Mode Vehicle Dynamics Control with Track Mode; and hill start assist. For added versatility, the WRX is equipped with roof rack mounting brackets and 60/40 split-folding rear seats.

Standard on the WRX is an all-new Center Information Display with two 7.0-inch high-resolution touchscreens. Upper screen controls smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay®Android-Autoand Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio streaming connectivity; AM/FM stereo; Rear view camera; SiriusXM® radio and travel link®; and HD Radio®. The lower screen provides controls for HVAC and vehicle settings.

For 2022, the new Subaru Performance Transmission debuts as an option on the entry-level WRX and is priced at $30,955. The option also adds EyeSight® Driver assistance technology with advanced adaptive cruise control; Automatic vehicle hold; Gear shift switches; SI-Drive; and electronic parking brake.

Premium WRX
Price from $31,605, the WRX Premium is designed to enrich the performance driving experience by adding 18-inch alloy wheels with a dark gray finish; LED fog lights; low-profile rear spoiler matched to body color; and automatic switching on/off of the headlights linked to the operation of the windscreen wipers. The Premium also comes standard with keyless access with push-button start; premium seat fabric; Dual automatic climate control with voice activation; Two USB charging ports in the rear center console; and the All-Weather Package which includes heated front seats, side mirrors and wiper de-icer.

Front and center of the cabin, and highlighting the driver-focused interior, is an all-new, high-definition, tablet-style central information display. The 11.6-inch STARLINK Multimedia Plus system offers direct touch controls for multimedia, HVAC and vehicle settings. As with a smartphone, the application icons on the touch screen can be moved around and configured according to your personal preferences. The new multimedia system also offers a split screen that can display two types of information, such as navigation and audio, simultaneously for an improved user experience.

An option package available for Premium adds an 11-speaker Harman Kardon speaker system and a power sunroof for $1,875.

The WRX Premium also makes the Subaru performance transmission available. The option gets all the features of the base WRX with SPT plus a transmission oil cooler. The price of the WRX Premium with SPT is $33,655.

WRX limited
The Limited builds on the content of the Premium with direction-reactive LED headlights (low and high beam); Blind Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Alert; front and rear seats with Ultrasuede® accompaniement; 10-way power driver’s seat with power lumbar adjustment; 11-speaker Harman Kardon speaker system; Electric sunroof; and side mirrors with integrated turn signals. Also standard on Limited, the 11.6-inch STARLINK Multimedia System with Navigation includes voice-activated navigation powered by TomTom® (free map updates for 3 years). Pricing for the WRX Limited starts at $35,995.

With the available Subaru Performance Transmission, the WRX Limited is priced at $38,245. The option includes all the features of the Premium with SPT plus reverse automatic braking.

New for 2022, the premium GT adds near-luxury refinement and performance to the iconic sports car at a price of $41,895.

Standard electronically controlled dampers with Comfort, Normal and Sport settings are exclusive to GT. New Drive Mode Select allows the driver to configure up to 430 different customization options for steering feel, damping settings, SI-Drive settings, and more. Settings are configured via the 11.6-inch touchscreen multimedia display.

New Recaro® Performance Design front seats ensure occupants are safely supported during performance driving. Seats are trimmed in black Ultrasuede® with contrasting red stitching and embossed “Recaro” logo on the seat backs. The driver’s seat includes 8-way power adjustments. Performance seats are complemented by black Ultrasuede adorned throughout the interior.

Also exclusive to the GT trim level are 18-inch matte gray finished aluminum-alloy wheels paired with 245/40 R18 summer performance tires.

The GT comes standard with the Subaru Performance transmission, EyeSight® Driver assistance technology with advanced adaptive cruise control; Automatic vehicle hold; Gear shift switches; SI-Drive; and electronic parking brake.




Applicable option code


MSRP + destination and delivery ($995)











Premium WRX





Premium WRX





Premium WRX





WRX limited





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CODE 01 Standard model – WRX 6MT

N / A

CODE 03 Standard model – WRX SPT

N / A

Standard model CODE 11 – WRX Premium 6MT

N / A

Standard model CODE 12 – Harman Kardon speaker system + sunroof


Standard model CODE 13 – WRX Premium SPT

N / A

Standard model CODE 21 – WRX Limited 6MT

N / A

Standard model CODE 23 – WRX Limited SPT

N / A

Standard model CODE 33 – WRX GT

N / A

Destination and delivery are $995 and may vary in the following states: CT, HI, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI and VT. D&D is $1,145 for retailers in Alaska.

About Subaru of America, Inc.
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