2017 Subaru WRX vs Ford Fiesta ST: Fun That Won’t Cost You
The main reason why the Ford Fiesta ST and the Subaru WRX is so well received is because they are both extremely fun cars to drive. Having an affordable price tag is another plus.
The Subaru WRX will be powered by a 2.0 liter Flat 4 engine that will be offering about 268hp and 258lb ft of torque. The engine will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission and will return about 20mpg in the city and 27mpg on the highway The Subaru WRX will also come with safety features like tire pressure monitoring, emergency braking assist, DRL, traction control and more.
The Ford Fiesta ST, on the other hand, comes with a 1.6 liter 4 cylinder engine that will be delivering about 197hp and 202lb ft of torque. The engine will be mated to six-speed manual transmission and will return about 26mpg in the city and 35mpg on the highway. The Ford Fiesta ST will also come with safety features like turn signal mirrors, dusk sensing head lights, post-collision safety system, fog lights and more.
The Subaru WRX will retail for $26,695 while the Ford Fiesta ST will retail for $21.460.