Subaru Rex 2023 debuts with a 1.2-liter naturally aspirated engine (+ IMAGES)

Subaru Rex 2023 Of the brand Subaru, makes its grand debut with a naturally aspirated 1.2-liter engine. A rebadged Daihatsu Rocky.

2023 Subaru Rex Debut

The subaru rex made her debut in 1972 as a kei unit engine and rear wheel drive, then followed by a second generation in 1981 transforming it to a front drive train and FWD.


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The Japanese automaker changed the diminutive vehicle to a model Mk3 in the year 1985 with supercharged engines to leave it behind in the year 1992. The Rex will return for the next year 2023, not as a Subaru as such, since it will arrive renamed as Daihatsu Rocky.


Also marketed as toyota race Y active periodEast crossover subcompact is larger than the three units subaru kei previous. The Rex of third generation It is 3,995 millimeters (157.3″) long, 1,695 mm (66.7″) wide and 1,620 mm (63.8″) high, with a wheelbase of 2,525 mm (99.4″). It will arrive with an optional all-wheel drive system, the variant Subaru It will be front-wheel drive only.


Its power is generated by a naturally aspirated 1.2-liter gasoline engine rated at 87 hp (64 kW) and 113 Nm (83 lb-ft) of torque. It carries power to the front axle through a variable transmission.

Daihatsu also sells the Rocky with a more powerful 1.0-liter turbocharged engine with 98 hp (72 kW) and 140 Nm (100 lb-ft).


The Rex it is a lightweight unit of less than 1,000 kilograms (2,200 pounds). Subaru has said that the three-cylinder engine is capable of maintaining a “smooth powerful acceleration” for optimal fuel economy. It has driving modes available.


in degrees G and Zthe new Rex it starts at 1,820,000 yen (about $13,000 at current exchange rates) and increases to 2,171,100 yen ($15,600) for the best-equipped model. They plan to sell 150 units per month.

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