Subaru could be cooking up a horsepower WRX STI—for Japan
The brand officially teased a sole image of a "TC " badge on Monday. It wouldn't be the first time Subaru gave the performance sedan a power bump in Japan. The Australian website Drive reported the car will be a limited-edition model, but how limited is unknown at this point. Subaru fits the U. A carbon-fiber lip spoiler and Recaro seats are also reportedly part of the hopped-up TC variant.
Subaru's motorsports and performance-car division—that's Subaru Tecnica International, better known as STI—turns 30 this year. Well, actually, it turns 31, but the Japanese calendar starts in April, so technically, the outfit is 30 despite having started out in But that's math, and math is unexciting. More exciting is that to celebrate its big birthday, STI hosted a huge gathering for fans and vehicle owners at Fuji International Speedway outside Tokyo, Japan, and we were invited.