Subaru Rex : Wikis (The Full Wiki)

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500 kg (1,100 lb) (1972-1981)

590 kg (1,300 lb)

The Rex . also known as Ace . Viki . . 600 or M60/M70/M80 in some countries, was a kei car produced from 1972 to for sale in Japan by Subaru. it was also sold in Europe and America.

The name Rex comes Latin for king.

The Rex, July 15 1972, was the replacement for the R-2. which was meant to be the for the long lived, but outdated 360. Because the R-2 was based on the 360, it lasted only a few due to its air-cooled two-… engine from the 360. In contrast, the 360 was for 11 years and the Rex was produced for 20. The Rex appeared the same time as the Suzuki the Mitsubishi Minica and the Daihatsu .

The Subaru Rex represented a fresh having little do with the 360, although they did a rear-engine layout. The appearance of the new Rex was to the new larger platform, the Subaru The Rex featured a 358 cc rear-mounted, watercooled, four-… engine, upgraded the two … engine used by the 360 and R-2 The yellow Subaru Rex (1972) in the featured the EK23 series 544 cc watercooled, two-cylinder, four-… with a 4 gear + Reverse It produced 31 hp (23 kW) at 6200

rpm and 4.2 kg·m (41 N·m; 30 lb·ft) at rpm. [ 1 ]

The engine came with a 32 bhp (32 PS) carburetor on the Custom L, Super L, and trim levels, or a 37 bhp (38 PS) double on the GST and the TS (Touring Sport). Front brakes were introduced 1973. An automatic clutch was March 1980.

In October the second generation Subaru Rex front wheel drive optional on-demand 4WD on October The 4WD system was electrically engaged by an imbedded switch on top of the gear A turbo was introduced on the Rex with 4WD 1983.

The Rex Dinos, a trim level in 1982, was available by mail catalog.

The third generation was for sale November 1986 the 3-door Rex Combi and the 5-door Grade. The engine was upgraded to with 3 valves per cylinder intake and one exhaust). A 2 speed transmission was also introduced. time 4WD made available 1987, using a limited differential for the rear axle.

A CVT transmission was added June called ECVT. A supercharger an intercooler was added to the options March 1988, with the of the engine increased to 55 bhp (56 PS) available on the 3- and 5-door versions. May 1988 saw an deployed canvas top added to the

June 1989 saw the replacement of the EK engine to the EN05 with 38 bhp (39 PS) on the standard engine and 61 bhp (62 PS) on the supercharged This was also available in with the ECVT transmission.

Rex VX Supercharger

The end for the Rex came in March when it was replaced by the Vivio .

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