What is better a CVT or manual Wrx

Asked by Oct 15, 2017 at 10:04 PM about the Subaru WRX

Question type: General

Hi my name is Paul and I live in Ontario Canada and im not that well with
driving stick and thinking about getting a wrx, but would a cvt be good as i
heard their are lots of problems with them. And my parents would want to drive
the car so they want me to get the automatic one.

3 Answers


Manual. CVT not as reliable is true.

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Consumers Reports has down graded Subaru out of their top ten for reliability. I think the WRX is one of the worst but then again the drivers probably have some blame for that.

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If I were buying a WRX it would be with the manual. The CVT is bad enough but with the power and torque of the WRX it can't be good.

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