Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines: Impressive at the first sight

Jun 24, 2020

Subaru BRZ 2018 is a compact and comfortable sports car for the driver. Let analyze it in detail.


1. Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines: Overview

Subaru’s only rear-wheel drive vehicle in its line-up, the Subaru BRZ has been a reliably solid merchant for the brand since its launch in 2012. Its iteration for the 2018 model year brings new exterior and interior highlights that should get sportscar purchasers more excited.

Advantages of the Subaru BRZ 2018 include powerful engine, superlative handling, new track-focused edition. However, its disadvantage is the lack of some basic safety functions and cramped rear seats.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines

Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines Introduction

2. Why should people buy the 2018 Subaru BRZ?

If you need a great horsepower wagon and impressive acceleration in a sports car, then Subaru BRZ will make you change your mind. Even with a four-cylinder cold engine with only 205 horsepower, BRZ still makes you feel like surfing the wind on the road. Those who are passionate about driving should also check out the 2018 Subaru BRZ tS version which is oriented to optimize performance.
The BRZ is unlike any car Subaru has ever created, it's the only one without all-wheel drive (AWD), and it lacks internal space as well as some advanced safety features like Subaru Outback. But BRZ means being happy and comfortable. Those looking for a rear-wheel drive sport, manual gearbox with a lively engine and clever handling should consider the 2018 BRZ.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines

3. Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines: Price & Variants available

 The prices of the Subaru BRZ 2018 at PHP 2,058,000 (post-TRAIN prices) for both the manual and automatic variants.

4. What’s missing from the features?

Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines

The Subaru BRZ has a few shortcomings just like any other small sports car. The small amount of space in the car and the back seat limits its potential.

5. 2018 Subaru BRZ Highlights


The youthful, dynamic and powerful are what experts consider and evaluate the BRZ, the most obvious change is shown on the steering wheel of the car with a large grille and painted black, extremely sharp LED lens headlights, delicate daytime positioning LED strips.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Exterior

Discover the all-new 2018 Subaru BRZ sports car

If on the previous versions, the fog lights were placed "openly", the engineers of the Japanese car company designed this lamp cluster hidden deep inside the front bumper and also decorated with two pretty small horizontal bars.
The rear of the Subaru BRZ 2018 is also highly appreciated for its sporty design. Accordingly, the car will be equipped with brake lights and LED turn signals, the rear bumper is painted black in a very solid, twin exhaust pipes are installed symmetrically on both sides of the rear bumper.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Exterior

BRZ 2018 in Crystal White Pearl: the favored-colored in the Philippines


Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines Dimensions

Length 166.7 in
Width 69.9 in
Height 50.6 in
Wheelbase 101.2 in


Each BRZ comes with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine box. This 205-horsepower car is extremely powerful and lively, plus a 6-speed manual transmission it brings satisfaction and comfortable experience to the driver.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Engine

Engine of the 2018 BRZ: 4 cylinder superior

On average, a Subaru BRZ 2018 will take about 1 liter when traveling 10 km on the highway and increased to 14 km when traveling on the highway with an automatic transmission. If you are interested in consuming gasoline, you can choose a manual gearbox with higher economic efficiency.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Engine

Fuel consumption on the average

Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines: Engine & Performance

Displacement 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 151 @ 6400
Transmission 6
Drive train Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel system Port/Direct Injection
Engine Premium Unleaded H-4, 2.0 L


Comfort features

Inside is the interior compartment with impressive leather detailing, brake pedals made of bright aluminum stainless, 3-spoke steering wheel with functional keys covered with leather and eye-catching red stitching. .
Body-hugging seats with BRZ inscription on the headrests. The second extra row in the back can be folded down to easily expand the luggage compartment.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Interior

Regarding the technology equipment on cars, BRZ 2018 own a 4.3-inch TFT screen, it has the function of providing all the parameters of the car; features smart key, push-button start, advanced Cruise Control system, strong multi-zone air conditioning and the ability to cool the cabin quickly, especially not to mention high sound system up to 6 speakers.

Subaru BRZ 2018 Interior

Subaru BRZ 2018 Review: Comfort Features

  • Air Conditioning: Dual-Zone Climate Control
  • Bluetooth
  • Cargo Tray (PIO)
  • Engine Start Button
  • Multi-Function Display Screen, 7.0-Inch
  • Power Windows
  • Power Locks, With Passive Access (Card Key)

Safety features

Safety equipment on the vehicle includes seven airbags, ABS, EBD, brake assist system, vehicle body stability (VSC), etc.


Subaru BRZ 2018 Review: Safety Features

  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
  • Driver Airbag
  • Passenger Airbag

6. Final recommendation: Decide whether to buy a 2018 Subaru BRZ?

If you are looking for a compact sports car and good performance, the Subaru BRZ 2018 Philippines is an excellent choice! It feels powerful and fun to drive, plus the low fuel consumption makes it a smart choice.