We knew the Subaru BRZ concept was coming to the Los Angeles auto show, but yesterday we got our first look at what the rear-wheel drive affordable sports car might look like when it goes into production. Subaru says, “The first BRZ concept car to be shown with bodywork, the BRZ Concept - STI -strongly hints at the styling of the production BRZ and features unique STI performance features.” Those features include a carbon-fiber roof, Brembo brakes and a performance-tuned suspension. Powered by a 2.0-liter flat-four, Subaru will begin production of the BRZ in spring 2012.

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