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Subaru to debut new WRC Impreza in Greece

 

Subaru is two weekends away from klauinching its first all-new WRC car in 15 years.

Subaru will debut its Impreza WRC2008, which is says is the most radically different Subaru World Rally Car in 15 years, in the Acropolis Rally of Greece which runs from May 29 to June 1.

The new car is based on the five-door Impreza which hatchback which was introduced last year.

It will run a flat-four (boxer) turbomotor and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive.

It will debut new livery created around the Subaru corporate identity but retaining Subaru’s iconic WRC blue.

Subaru World Rally Team boss, David Richards, says he’s confident the car will be competitive in Greece

“We’re confident that introducing the car in Greece will enable the team to be highly competitive in the second half of the season and give Petter (Solberg) and Chris (Atkinson) the best opportunity to win in 2008.”

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