2008 STI tested out 0-60 at 4.9 seconds.
They tested the 2009 wrx 0-60 at 4.8 seconds!!
They got a 1/4 mile of 13.5 @ 101.1 (a single TENTH slower than the STI's 13.4 @ 10X.X)
I was considering the mazdaspeed3...but SOA just won my vote! Im off to the dealership!
2009 Subaru Impreza WRX - Testing the 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX 5-door - Motor Trend