2009 Subaru Impreza WRX: A Taste Of STI At 265 HPBen Wojdyla7/31/08 8:45amFiled to: 2009 Subaru WRX2.5 GT2.5GT20092009 Subaru Impreza2009 Subaru Impreza 2.5 GT2009 Subaru Impreza WRXSubaru Impreza 2.5 GTSubaru Impreza 2.5GTsubaru impreza wrxSubaru WRXImprezaSubaruWrx35EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkFor 2009, the Subaru Impreza lineup will get a good shakeup for 2009, with the 2009 Subaru WRX getting an expected STI-like bump in power to 265 HP and 244 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, it'll get a whole load of new suspension tweaks and tunes, an upgraded aero and handling package. An additional Impreza's being added to the lineup — it's the Subaru 2.5 GT and in fairness, it seems more like the 2.5 GT moniker is being applied to the current WRX, with the new WRX being the real "new" car in the lineup. That makes the new 'Rex more or less the average between the old one and the WRX STI. Our snap judgment and the full press release below the jump. ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.