With the BRZ, Subaru has hit the sweet spot for driving enthusiasts with an exhilarating to drive sports coupe that also happens to be affordable and economical at the pump. Co-developed between Subaru and Toyota (Scion's corporate parent), the BRZ and FR-S are nearly identical twins. The only differences are nuances in design, exhaust notes, and suspension tuning. The higher-priced Subaru offers more upscale features and factory options than the lower-priced Scion, including standard HID headlights.
Each is powered by the same 200-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, mated to a slick-shifting six-speed manual transmission. That combo delivers ample acceleration, thanks to well-chosen gear ratios, and impressive fuel economy of 30 mpg.
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