Subaru To Offer Limited Edition Series.HyperBlue BRZ And WRX STI
Limited to 700 WRX STI & 500 BRZ
BRZ receives upgraded SUBARU STARLINK® Multimedia
Rear Vision Camera now standard on BRZ
Exclusive Hyper Blue exterior paint and interior trims
Subaru of America, Inc. has announced the 2016 Series.HyperBlue
limited edition available exclusively on
BRZ and WRX STI models. As a follow up to the 2015 Series.Blue BRZ,
the 2016 Series.HyperBlue cars feature exterior paint in Subaru’s
exclusive Hyper Blue with matching interior trim. Production will be
limited to 700 WRX STI and 500 BRZ cars for the United States.
will go on sale this Fall.
Series.Hyper.Blue WRX STI
Powered by the legendary 305-horsepower 2.5-liter
turbocharged/intercooled BOXER engine, the WRX STI helped to pioneer
compact segment with a rally-bred drivetrain and Multi-Mode Driver
Controlled Center Differential (DCCD) Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive.
Standard handling technologies include Active Torque Vectoring,
Multi-Mode Vehicle Dynamics Control and a Brembo® Performance Brake
System with Super Sport ABS.
The Series.HyperBlue trim brings exclusive blue stitching to the
standard Alcantara® seats, leather wrapped steering wheel, manual
transmission shifter boot, console as well as carpeted floor mats
with the traditional Cherry Red STI logo. Series.HyperBlue WRX STI
18-inch BBS® Black Alloy wheels and black badging with black painted
exterior mirrors. SUBARU STARLINK 7.0” Multimedia Navigation
System comes standard on this trim with 9 Harman/Kardon® speakers
and 440-watt amplifier.
The WRX STI is equipped exclusively with a specially reinforced
6-speed manual transmission. A flat-bottom, leather-wrapped
tilt/telescoping steering wheel integrates switches for audio and
Bluetooth. The STI Design electroluminescent gauge panel integrates
in. central LCD screen that displays various functions such as
windshield washer fluid and the selected gear.
The Series.HyperBlue models come standard with Keyless Access with
Push-Button Start and PIN Code Access. Standard Welcome
Lighting automatically turns on interior illumination and exterior
lights as the driver approaches or departs the car.
The Subaru BRZ marked a return to the fundamentals of sports car
design, emphasizing low vehicle weight, an ultra-low center of
and precision steering. A 200-horsepower 2.0-liter BOXER engine
powers all BRZ models.
For 2016, the BRZ receives the STARLINK 6.2” Multimedia System with
a 6.2-in. single-touch gesture display, AM/FM stereo with HD
Radio®, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Radio Data Broadcast System,
single-disc CD player, Bluetooth® hands-free phone connectivity and
audio streaming, iPod® control, iTunes® Tagging, a USB port and an
auxiliary input jack. Smartphone integration features Aha™ and
Pandora®, along with STARLINK cloud applications iHeartRadio®,
Stitcher, Calendar, Music Player, News and Weather. New for 2016,
BRZ receives standard rear vision camera.
The Series.HyperBlue BRZ cabin features an exclusive design scheme.
The leather and Alcantara upholstery includes Hyper blue leather
seat bolsters and head restraints. Blue stitching accents the seats
and the blue and black leather-wrapped steering wheel, as well as
lever boot and leather-wrapped parking brake handle. The blue motif
carries to the center console kneepads and door trim, accented by an
embroidered silver BRZ logo on the front seatbacks. Carpeted floor
mats also pick up the BRZ logo and blue stitching.
The exterior continues the Series.HyperBlue theme with 17-inch black
alloy wheels, black glossy badging and painted black finish exterior
mirrors. A frameless day/night rear-view mirror and simulated carbon
fiber center dash panel add a high-tech look, and the finishing
is an illuminated engine start / stop button.
2016 SUBARU SERIES.HYPERBLUE MODELS
MSRP + destination and delivery
WRX STI Series.HyperBlue
Destination & Delivery is $795 and may vary in the
following states: CT, HI, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI and
VT. D&D is $945 for dealers in Alaska.