Subaru BRZ Review

Subaru BRZ Review

This is a car that can teach you a lot about driving according to CarWitter, it’s an authentic driver’s car

So we test drove the Toyota GT86 back in 2012, we felt it was a good drivers car but the interior let it down. We got the chance to have its twin brother the Subaru BRZ for a whole week to see if it changed our minds. Now you may be thinking ‘Pfft I can get a hot hatch with better specs than that for £19k’ and yes you would be correct.

The Subaru BRZ costs £23,995. For that money you get a 1230 KG, 197 BHP, 205 Nm of Torque and a 0-60 time of 7.4 seconds.

Power wise the Subaru BRZ will never set the world alight, but its one of those cars (along with the Swift Sport) that teaches you that insane power [...]

What’s the lowdown with the 2012 Subaru BRZ?

We all have our own ideas about what constitutes a great sports car. If you’re looking at the Subaru stable for car lease deals on a rally replica, you’ll probably find what you’re looking for in the form of the Impreza WRX. For those with a more refined view of what constitutes a great car, it’s coupe all the way and the Subaru model to look at is the 2012 Subaru BRZ.

In terms of comparisons, the 2012 Subaru BRZ lines up on the starting grid with the likes of the Audi TT and Toyota GT86. So why do I need to take a look at Subaru’s offering? Three reasons: an outstanding ride, great looks (both outside and in) and realistic ownership costs. These combine to make the 2012 Subaru BRZ a pretty tempting prospect.

An outstanding ride


What makes everything happen on the 2012 [...]

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