Posted Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 6:11pm

2016 Subaru WRX 2.0-liter Turbocharged BOXER Engine Named To Wards 10 Best Engines For 2016

Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2016 WRX 2.0-liter turbocharged BOXER engine made the Wards 10 Best Engines list for the second year in a row.

Published by the respected automotive industry trade journal WardsAuto, the 22nd annual competition recognizes outstanding engines and the technology and engineering behind them.  To be eligible for the list, an engine must be all-new or significantly re-engineered and available in the U.S. market with a base price not exceeding $61,000.  This year’s pool of 31 nominees includes last year’s 10 winners and 21 new entries. Editors score every engine based on horsepower, torque, drivability, noise and harshness mitigation, flexibility, observed fuel economy and onboard technology.