Cars That Came With The FB20 The FB is currently used in the Impreza, XV, XV Hybrid, and JDM Forester. You may be thinking “doesn’t the BRZ use the FB20?” The BRZ and WRX use the FA20 which is closely related to the FB20.
What is the difference between FA20 and FB20?
Compared to the FB20 engine, which is undersquare with an 84 mm × 90 mm (3.31 in × 3.54 in) bore and stroke for 2.0 L (1,995 cm3) swept displacement, the FA20 is perfectly square with an 86 mm × 86 mm (3.39 in × 3.39 in) bore and stroke for 2.0 L (1,998 cm3) swept displacement.
Is the FB20 engine direct injection?
The 2019 model year Subaru Forester was introduced at the 2018 New York International Auto Show with a revised version of the FB25 engine featuring direct injection, resulting in a slight boost in power and fuel economy.
What is FB20?
The FB20 is the entirely new flat-four third generation engine. Subaru announced the FB-series engine in 2010. The engine looks pretty similar to its predecessor at first glance, but it has a lot of changes inside. This engine has the new cylinder aluminum block with decreased piston bore.
How much power can the FA20 handle?
Simple answer, It will handle as much horse power as you can give it. Until it breaks. Stock power is what, 160-170 wheel on a good day, no way in hell the stock motor can handle 3 times that. Stock power is what, 160-170 wheel on a good day, no way in hell the stock motor can handle 3 times that.
What year did Subaru switch to direct injection?
In Jan 2011, Car and Driver was told direct injection would be added soon. In 2019, Direct Injection was added to FB engines used in the 2019 Crosstrek, 2019 Forester and the 2020 Legacy and Outback models. Subaru claims a 28-percent reduction in friction losses, mainly due to lighter pistons and connecting rods.
What does DIT mean in Subaru?
direct injection turbo
(FHI), the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, today announced that the automotive industry trade journal Ward’s has named Subaru’s “FA20” 2.0-liter 4-cylinder Horizontally-Opposed direct injection turbo “DIT” engine of the Subaru WRX a winner of its 2015 Ward’s “10 Best Engines” award.