Subaru WRX vs Hyundai i30 Comparison

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    2024 Subaru
    WRX
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    2024 Hyundai
    i30
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
    0.0
    7.8
    8.4
    0.0
    Based on the Subaru WRX CLUB SPEC (AWD)
    Based on the Hyundai i30 N LINE
    Best suitable for...
    FunFun
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    63L
    536 to 624 km
    42L - 50L
    164 to 425 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $47,490 - $59,790
    $23,720 - $54,700
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    CarExpert's Take

    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Chassis upgrades are a step forward
    • Recaro seats hug you in the right places
    • Yes, we love that rear wing
    Misses
    • Still not nearly noisy enough
    • For a Club Spec, it's quite tame
    • The performance game has moved on
    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Lots of interior space
    • Great pricing and specs
    • Sharp looks for the money
    Misses
    • Terrible shut lines
    • Annoying speed sign tech
    • Some cheap plastics

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Colours Available

    Colour options vary depending on the body style. The sedan offers eight colour options while the Sportswagon offers the same range of colours except for Solar Orange.

    • Crystal Black
    • Sapphire Blue
    • WR Blue
    • Magnetite Grey
    • Ignition Red
    • Ice Silver
    • Ceramic White

    Only available for the WRX Sedan:

    • Solar Orange

    Regular i30s:

    • Polar White
    • Fluidic Metal ($595 extra)
    • Amazon Grey ($595 extra)
    • Phantom Black ($595 extra)
    • Fiery Red ($595 extra)
    • Intense Blue ($595 extra)

    i30 N models:

    • Polar White (both)
    • Performance Blue (both)
    • Shadow Grey (hatch)
    • Engine Red (hatch)
    • Phantom Black ($595 extra, both)
    • Dark Knight ($595, hatch only)
    • Intense Blue $595, sedan only)
    • Fiery Red ($595, sedan only)
    • Fluid Metal ($595, sedan only)
    • Cyber Grey ($595, sedan only)

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJGASOLINE DIRECT INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    23871580 - 1999
    Size (L)
    2.4L2.0L, 1.6L
    Induction
    FLAT TURBO 4INLINE 4, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    202kW104kW - 206kW
    Power RPM
    56005500 - 6200
    Torque
    350Nm180Nm - 392Nm
    Torque RPM
    20001450 - 4700
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    10.69.5 - 13

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