Subaru entered its affordable sports can into the American market in 2013. The BRZ immediately stood out amongst other models in Subaru’s lineup, as the brand’s only nameplate that did not have available all-wheel drive. In its short life, the BRZ has been a popular choice amongst sports car enthusiasts, who seek the thrill of the ride, and the low starting MSRP.
The 2015 Subaru BRZ has a starting MSRP of just $25,695, well below other sports cars on the market. The 2015 BRZ remains widely unchanged for its latest model year, and is truly the ideal sports car for the everyday American. Everything about the 2015 BRZ was meticulously crafted, including its unique and practical design.
As with any sports car, drivers can expect a high performance out of the BRZ, and thanks to various components - that is precisely what they will get. The 2015 Subaru BRZ comes in two different trim levels: Premium and Limited. Each offers the same high-intensity sports car power, with a few differences to set them apart.
Drivers all over America are discovering the BRZ, and realizing that a high performance sports car, and affordability, really do go hand in hand.
The 2015 Subaru BRZ was truly designed to perform. Everything about the exterior of the sports car is meant to enhance the overall driving experience. Discover the incredible amount of effort that went into the designing the 2015 BRZ, below.
Direct-Injected Engine - The direct-injected Subaru Boxer engine comes standard on both BRZ trim levels, and has been uniquely designed for high-level performance. The engine pistons were created to move side to side, for a smoother, more efficient ride. The engine features a horizontal layout, which gives the sports car better balance, even when the maximum amount of power is being transferred.
Six Speed Transmission - All BRZ models come standard with a 6-speed fully synchronized manual transmission, featuring a close-ratio. Drivers who opt for the high-end Limited BRZ, can opt for the available 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.
High-Intensity Discharge Headlights - The HID headlights give the driver more to see, thanks to the brighter output than traditional headlamps. The exterior design of the HID headlights give the BRZ a sleek, and powerful look.
Quick Steering Ratio - The 2015 BRZ features an ultra-fast 13: 1:1 steering ratio, for immediate response to driver inputs. This impressive technology also allows for a better feel for the road.
Sport-Designed Instrumentation - The red illuminated instrument cluster features a center mounted analog tachometer, a digital speedometer, and a unique sporty design. Keep track of your driving stats in style.
Leather-Trimmed Upholstery - Standard on all models, a comfortable, driver-focused leather wrapped steering wheel is the main attraction in the BRZ’s interior. The comfortable leather-trimmed seats with red accent stitching, keep you comfortable for both long, and short rides.
Drivers who opt for the 2015 Subaru BRZ, will be faced with the decision to choose a trim level. Two options are available, and each one includes a unique offering of standard and available features, along with differing MSRPs. Both models come standard with the 2.0 liter Subaru Boxer Engine. Discover what else the Premium and Limited BRZ models offer, by exploring below.
Premium - With a starting MSRP of only $25,695 - this base trim level offers an impressive array of standard features and amenities.
The interior of the BRZ is well appointed, and offers great standard features for the low starting MSRP. A fold-down rear seatback makes carrying larger loads easier, and the cargo area trunk light also increases storage ease. The leather wrapped steering wheel is a luxurious touch, that is cabin’s main attraction. Power windows, power door locks, and a remote keyless entry system make the BRZ as practical, as it is fun to drive. The Premium model also includes standard cruise control, air conditioning, CD player, and rear window defogger.
Limited - This top of the line BRZ model starts at $27,695, and includes everything that the Premium model does, as well as the following extras.
The BRZ Limited offers the same standard features under the hood, but also allows for drivers to choose an optional 6-speed automatic transmission complete with paddle shifters. This interactive automatic transmission features overdrive, and a towing, hauling, and snow mode for a more confident driving experience.
The exterior of the BRZ Limited is widely unchanged from the Premium version, but goes one step further and includes heated exterior mirrors as a standard feature.
The interior of the BRZ Limited features a more luxurious feel, and includes upgraded features from the base model. Heated front seats, an automatic climate control system, and an 8-speaker sound system are just a few examples of what the Limited offers in terms of interior appointments.
The 2015 Subaru BRZ has a unique element to it, that helps set it above all other sports cars on the market. The BRZ was created using Subaru’s intelligent engineering, for the best possible power and performance in its class.
The Subaru BRZ is the only vehicle in the Japanese automaker’s lineup to offer rear-wheel drive standard. The BRZ was designed with the lowest possible center of gravity, thanks to the low engine placement, far back on the chassis. Coupled with BRZ’s low center of gravity, and symmetrical drivetrain design, drivers can expect a perfectly balanced handling every time they get behind the wheel.
Subaru did not stop with the BRZ’s rear-wheel drive system, and advanced engine. It included a sport-tuned suspension so that the BRZ would perform like a true sports car. Featuring independent MacPherson struts in the front, and an independent double suspension in the back, the BRZ can handle like any other sports car on the market.