Originally Posted by Almatti
compu, the ride difference you feel on the premium models is attributed to the differennce in the wheel & tire size as well as the fact that Subaru says in thier ads that the new chassis is 40% firmer for better handling. 2012 has 16: wheels? 2013 has 17" wheels? on Premium models not Limiteds. Am I correct? If so, that will "feel' different but should offer a little better handling.
The OP thinks the car was a Sport model, it would have had 18"s.