Thanks to some suspension adjustments and 40 more horsepower, the 2009 and later WRX are a lot sportier to drive than the 2008 model we said had become too bland. Dynamically, the 2009 WRX became more entertaining. It's quicker and more agile -- with responsive, well-weighted steering and excellent brakes. The WRX also has a usable rear seat, something many sporty cars lack. The uplevel 305-hp STi version is a more hard-core driving machine, but most driving enthusiasts will find the WRX is a more well-rounded package and more affordable.
In most cases, automotive warranties are based on the vehicle identification number (VIN), and the warranty will be valid regardless of ownership. The dealership can tell you exactly how much warranty is left.Read more about extended warranties