Simplicity in design and extensive use of high-tensile steel has helped keep the weight low while making the chassis rigid and precise . The BRZ incorporates an aluminum hood , front fenders and roof panel which help keep you safe , while reducing weight and the centre of gravity .
Ring-shaped Reinforcement Frame
The Subau BRZ offers intense control , and its protection is just as intense . Its frame design strengthens the passenger cabin from the roof to the doors , pillars and floor . This design , bolstered by generous use of high-tensile steel , helps to dissipate impact energy away from the occupants in a collision .
Hill Start Assist
Say goodbye to the “ handbrake hill-start .” To help you avoid rolling downhill when starting from a stop on steep hills or slopes , Hill Start Assist temporarily holds the car steady when the driver releases the brake pedal to press the accelerator pedal .
SRS 3 Airbags
Heightened control and visibility are elemental to the Subaru BRZ . However , you ’ ll also have the confidence of knowing that , should something unfortunate happen , you have front , front-side and curtain SRS 3 airbags , along with a driver ’ s knee SRS 3 airbag , as standard equipment to help protect you from an impact .
The BRZ features a standard Rearview Camera with dynamic guide lines that gives you a clearer view of the area behind your vehicle for extra visibility when you need it .
Vehicle Stability Control
This advanced electronic system monitors an array of sensors — including braking , steering and yaw sensors — to help keep you from losing control as you push the Subaru BRZ to its limits .
Peace of mind and performance coexist .
The BRZ offers a wide range of available safety innovations , including LED Steering Responsive Headlights 4 with High Beam Assist 1 , SUBARU STARLINK ® Safety and Security 4 , 5 , Blind-Spot Detection 4 , 6 , and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert 4 , 6 .
1 Requires automatic transmission . See your retailer for details . 2 EyeSight ® is a driver assist technology , which may not operate optimally under all driving conditions . The driver is always responsible for safe and attentive driving . System effectiveness depends on many factors such as vehicle maintenance , weather and road conditions . The Pre-Collision Braking System is designed to provide automatic braking that either prevents a collision or reduces the severity of a frontal impact . The Pre-Collision Throttle Management System is designed to reduce acceleration and minimize the severity of certain frontal impacts . Adaptive Cruise Control is designed to assist the driver and is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving . Lane Departure and Sway Warning operate only when the lane markings are visible , and system effectiveness depends on many factors . See Owner ’ s Manual for complete details on system operation and limitations . 3 SRS : Supplemental Restraint System . Effective when used in conjunction with seatbelts . 4 Availability varies by trim level . See your retailer for details . 5 Activation with subscription required . 6 Blind-Spot Detection , Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert are systems designed to assist the driver by monitoring the rear and side areas of the vehicle during a lane change or reversing and are not a substitute for safe and attentive driving .