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1995–1996 Subaru Impreza WRX Manual 1996 Model

Specification specific to Subarus with Applied Model GC8C48D and main Option Code BG, BJ, EF or EJ (see note *)

* Cars built for the Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) have an additional “C” or “H” as part of their Option Code, which is sometimes shown on the VIN plate. This is not relevant for this specification page and can be ignored.
Displaying Result 2 of 3 PreviousNext Search Subaru Applied Model GC8C48D
PlatformFirst Generation Subaru Impreza
Body Style4-Door Sedan
Production CycleRevision CJune 1994 to July 1996
Model CodeE-GC8 (JDM cars only)
SteeringRight-Hand Drive
MarketJapanese Domestic Market (JDM)
Production DatesSeptember 1995 to July 1996
Date On SaleOctober 1995
Chassis List2,435
 
Engine Type
ConfigurationFour Cylinder Horizontally Opposed (“Flat Four”)
Cylinder Bore92.0mm
Stroke75.0mm
Displacement1,994cc
Compression Ratio8.5:1
Fuel TypePetrol
InductionTurbocharged
ValvetrainDouble Overhead Camshaft (DOHC)
Valves164Valves per Cylinder
Peak Power260PSat6,500 rpm
Peak Torque309N·mat5,000rpm
 
Transmission Type
Transmission5-Speed Manual (5MT)
DriveFull-time Four Wheel Drive with Viscous Limited-Slip Centre Differential (VCD-F4WD)
Tyre Size205/50R16
 
Colour Options230Solid White (“Pure White”)
406Metallic Silver (“Light Silver”)
416Metallic Blue (“Dark Blue Mica”)
47APearlescent Black (“Black Diamond Pearl”)
559Solid Red (“Bright Red”)
 
Option Codes
BGBJEFEJ
Air Conditioning
ABS Brakes
Sunroof
Electric Windows
Central Locking
Option Code Notes
 
Additional Notes