The Subaru BRZ is one of the best as well as the cheapest sports cars that are available in the market. The car has won accolades for delivering the thrill and adrenal rush that is desired by every sports car enthusiast. Subaru has upgraded the BRZ frequently to keep up with the customer demand and the Subaru BRZ tS is the latest variant.
The BRZ tS is touted as a driver’s delight as it has been tuned by Subaru Technica International engineering team to deliver even more fun due to improved handling. Subaru will be offering only 500 units of the sports coupe and prospective customers from Dubai will need to import the limited-version model.
The 2018 Subaru BR tS has been thoroughly tested on the California State Highway, on the mountain roads as well as on The Thermal Club race track. A huge lateral grip and an upgraded Brembo brake system enable the car to be driven smoothly around the corners.
One does not feel the downforce at high speeds and the car very adjustable as well as stable while driving in a straight line and also while traversing a curved track. The downforce is more at the front and less on the rear end thanks to the CFRP (carbon fiber reinforced polymer) rear wing.
The car has been equipped with Sachs shock absorbers and springs that reduce the roll by 18% and pitch by 15%. Moreover, Subaru has reduced hysteresis by making use of braces and stiffeners that increase body rigidity.
The 2018 Subaru BRZ tS has the same 2.0-liter four-cylinder boxer engine that is found in other BRZ models. The engine delivers 205 hp of power and 156 pound-feet of torque. The car delivers maximum performance at the peak horsepower which comes at 7000 rpm.
The engine is paired with a six-speed manual transmission system and car yields fuel economy figures of 20 mpg and 27 mpg when driven in the city and on the highway respectively. The driving experience at top speed is further enhanced by the gearbox and pedals that are conveniently located and quick to operate.
Within the USA, the starting price of the car is $34,355 which does not include the destination price of $860. The car is available in three paint versions, namely Crustal Black Silica, WR Blue Pearl, and Crystal White Pearl.
Perhaps, the 2018 Subaru BRZ tS is one of the most affordable sports cars can be imported by car enthusiasts who want to zoom on a Dubai desert highway.