In contrast, curb weight of the standard Impreza model is around 27. The car has a fuel tank of 13. The 9-2X received redesigned front and rear styling as well as other interior, acoustic and technical modifications. Dimensionally, this version is wider by 56 mm 2. Initial engine choices included 1. In 2013, the Impreza won the Top Safety Pick+ award.
On the release of the sales, all 400 Japanese units sold out in from 30 minutes to 48 hours, depending on the report. This device was an electromechanical differential that could lock the differential. The system can help maintain a safe distance on the highway, a , a wake up call when traffic lights change, and even keeps an eye out for pedestrians. The fifth generation is the first model to be underpinned by the new Subaru Global Platform, which will underpin all future Subaru models. There is no change in the mechanical specifications. Sport versions had alloy wheels, and a 2. It has been suggested that this article be into articles titled , and.
The 2014 Alcan Winter Rally was won by a Subaru Impreza winning first in its class and taking first place in the overall race, continuing the winning tradition begun with the Legacy in 1990. This car also has a water-spray nozzle to dampen the top of the intercooler. Performance numbers vary from publication to publication. It has a roof vent and is lightweight, making a good base for a rally car. In the North American and Australian market models, CarPlay and Android Auto are standard on all trims. With around 80% of parts revamped, the engine produces 152 hp, four more than before. At the American , the Impreza won the Best Sport Sedan in 2002 and the Best Performance Car in 2004.
It included engine, suspension, and body parts improvement over the regular model. In 2014, the car won the Sports Car of the year award in New Zealand. This generation also saw the discontinuation of the wagon, replaced by a new 5-door hatchback body style. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. On the skidpad, roadholding numbers range from 0.
In addition, 13-inch discs and calipers were installed on the front and rear brakes. For 2009, a new 2. Flat-four gasoline engines in the naturally aspirated tune comprised a 1. The new Subaru Global Platform underpins both sedan and hatch versions of the Impreza. The front suspension uses a setup, while the rear features a new suspension. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
Higher quality materials are fitted throughout the interior, and due to its larger exterior dimensions as defined by , the Impreza is an upmarket product in Japan. In late 1995, a two-door was introduced. Marketed as a separate model line, this North America-only variant was, as before, badged the. My subaru has over 200,000 miles on it and it runs like new. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter.
The vehicle was unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2011. The third series of the Impreza is slightly longer, wider and offers a longer wheelbase. Early European models include a choice of 1. The car has also been used in endurance racing, having had class wins at the , the , and the in and and. The 2012 Impreza received longer wheelbase that provides more interior room for passengers. According to Subaru, their configuration of the engine inline with the transmission minimizes body roll due to the lower center of gravity compared with offset engines in most other vehicles.
Added features are newly designed alloy wheels, color-coded mirrors and door handles, remote central locking, intermittent wipers with a timer and map lights. North America received only the 2. The vehicle was unveiled at the 2012. Minimum ground clearance is 220 mm 8. This engine is sold in all markets except Europe. The first three generations of Impreza in North America were also available with an off-road appearance package called the Outback Sport.