Subaru WRX: Built to Thrill

Sometimes there is a sedan that resides under the radar. One that looks like a sedan but is oh, so much more. A vehicle with a style that is sleek and a giddy-up that goes. When you look at the 2018 Subaru WRX, your eyes say, “Ah” and when you get behind the wheel of a Subaru WRX, your senses say, “Oh yeah.” The available Performance Package with Recaro front seats and brake calipers with high-performance pads from Jurid, make the experience more than you can imagine.  You have to test drive one at Pine Belt Subaru in Lakewood, NJ. Pine Belt is your number one Subaru dealership NJ.

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Trims and Options for the Subaru WRX


The Subaru WRX of 2016 is undoubtedly a high-performance car with both its WRX STI and WRX being available as only 5-seater sedans. While the WRX is available in Limited, premium and base trims, the WRX STI is available in only Limited and base trim levels.

All those WRX Premium purchasers who prefer to go with the manual transmission can avail an audio system from Harman Kardon that is packaged with a navigation system with premium 9-speaker and an optional seven-inch Starlink screen. Limited purchasers who want to go for the CVT can avail a premium audio system and navigation packaged with the EyeSight front collision mitigation system that comes as an optional feature from Subaru.

On the other hand, the WRX Limited that has a manual transmission can be availed with the rear cross-traffic alert and blind spot detection systems packaged with navigation along with a premium 9-speaker media system.  However, the EyeSight system cannot be availed with a stick shift.

The WRX STI model of 2016 is equipped with all the items of WRX Premium and WRX except for a sunroof. However, it includes a stronger engine, driver-selectable modes, rear and front limited-slip differentials, Brembo brakes among others. The STI models also have a dual-zone climate control feature as a standard.  STI models are available with options restricted to a special package for the base trim featuring keyless entry and ignition, premium audio system and navigation.

To know more about the Subaru WRX, get in touch with Pine Belt Subaru today.





Pine Belt Subaru

1104 NJ-88

Lakewood, NJ 08701

Phone: 888.729.0466


Tech Features of the Subaru WRX


The Subaru WRX went for a complete revamp in 2015 and is now available with several welcomed changes.  Its trim levels are now powered by an upgraded touchscreen and a new and hi-tech integration for smartphones. There are new driver assistant technologies for helping the drivers along with optional safety features for a safe drive. Last, but not least, Subaru has successfully come out with a special and new edition of WRX STI that is termed as the Series Hyper Blue.

Subaru WRX is available with standard tech features that are as follows:

  • Automatic climate control
  • Smartphone integration
  • Auxiliary input
  • USB interface
  • CD player
  • HD and satellite radio
  • 2 inch touchscreen
  • Audio connectivity and Bluetooth phone
  • Starlink 6-speaker infotainment system
  • A driver seat that is height-adjustable
  • 3 “ vehicle information display
  • 60/40 split rea seatbacks with fold-down feature
  • Rear-view camera

Buyers of the WRX Premium vehicles opting for a manual transmission system can avail the optional premium 9-speaker audio system from Harman Kardon that has been bundled with a navigation system and a 7-inch Starlink screen.

Limited purchasers opting for CVT can get the premium audio and navigation system bundled with the Eyesight front collision mitigation system from Subaru as an optional feature.

The safety systems include lane-keeping assistance, lane departure warning, automated pre-collision braking and adaptive cruise control systems. Other features such as steering-responsive foglights, navigation, blind spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert and electronic parking brake are also included in the package.

If you want to test dive a Subaru vehicle, you can drop in at Pine Belt Subaru.





Pine Belt Subaru

1104 NJ-88

Lakewood, NJ 08701

Phone: 888.729.0466