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TAS 2015: Subaru reveals the 350 PS BRZ GT300

TAS 2015: Subaru reveals the 350 PS BRZ GT300 image

Text: Marcus De Guzman / Photos: Subaru Press | posted January 14, 2015 11:48

Utilizes a modified 2.0-liter Boxer engine that cranks out 350 PS and 441 Nm of torque

Subaru recently revealed the BRZ GT300 at the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon in Chiba, Japan that will compete in Japan's Super GT series.

The rear and side of the Subaru BRZ GT300

Sporting the brand's signature WR Blue Pearl finish, it has an aerodynamic bodykit, yellow-tinted headlights and a large spoiler. It has 18-inch BBS alloy wheels and are wrapped in Dunlop tires.

An example of the Subaru BRZ GT300's engine

Spec-wise it still uses the front engine, rear-wheel drive layout found on production cars but the BRZ GT300 uses a modified 2.0-liter Boxer engine that produces 350 PS and 441 Nm of torque.

Driving the Subaru BRZ GT300 will be the following drivers: Super GT and All-Japan Formula Three Championship driver Takuto Iguchi and newly joined Hideki Yamauchi. Managing the team will be STI's own Hideharu Tatsumi while working in tandem with the team is R&D Sport which is led by its director, Shinji Motojima.