The S208, which is based on the WRX STI, is the top-end model of Subaru high-performance cars. Subaru and its motorsports subsidiary, STI, have worked together on the exclusive development of the engine and suspensions, and added exclusive fittings to both exterior and interior, with the aim of achieving the ultimate driving car that offers the best ever performance and quality in the S series. Modifications from the S207 launched in 2015 include improved engine output and acceleration performance, and a lower center of gravity with the adoption of a carbon roof, elevating Subaru’s distinctive enjoyment of driving to the extreme. The vehicle specifications and details of the sale by lottery of the 450 units available will be announced on October 25, 2017.