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Explore the Subaru Impreza - a flexible, fun to drive, fuel efficient hatchback that's comfortable to drive and designed with safety in mind.
Labeled as an affordable, versatile, compact car, the Subaru Impreza truly delivers value. From its exclusive Subaru Boxer engine, reliable fuel-efficiency and roomy interior to its cargo capacity, class-leading safety and infotainment systems, and legendary AWD system, the Subaru Impreza really impresses.
Its current trim options are designed to redefine it as being a compelling, affordable, capable utility vehicle. The Impreza is loaded with special and functional features that identify it as the "King of compact cars".
Recently debuted at the New York Auto Show and arriving in December 2016, the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza takes its refinement and fuel economy to a higher level. This fifth-generation will continue to exemplify sporty character with its redesigned body style, chassis rigidity and overall power.
With the anticipated launch of the 2017 models, sedan and hatchback car enthusiasts are more excited than ever with the latest Impreza that promises more reliable features, significant upgrades and better driving performance.
Delivering genuine style and incredible versatility, the Subaru Impreza is a standout performer that sprints to the head of its class. Designed with a boxer engine, this car delivers superior handling and stability, thus resulting in a safer driving experience.
In addition, its "Dynamic x Solid" surface structure creates a unified three-dimensional and sturdy body - projecting an intriguing look and sporty impression. Its 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels, aerodynamic side ground effects, hexagonal grille, hawk-eye headlights, front fenders, rear shoulders and door panels all contribute to the Subaru's identity as an attention grabbing sedan.
In fact, Subaru Canada has experienced rapid sales success across the country as with the latest 5-door model. It boasts physical design improvements, upgraded features, materials and ride quality, as well as an incredible safety record.
Power and Performance:
Subaru Impreza's base model houses a 2.0L, 4 cylinder engine, producing 148 hp and 145 lb-ft of torque. All available trim level options come with standard 5-speed manual or discretionary CVT transmission. High-performing WRX and STI models remain unchanged and are powered by 2.0 litre, turbocharged 4 cylinder engines with 268 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque or 2.5 litre, turbocharged 4 cylinder engines expressing 305 hp and 290 lb-ft of torque respectively.
The 2016 Impreza includes a CVT transmission that is rated at 12 kilometre per litre in the city and 16 kilometre per litre on the highway while manual transmission drops the figures to approximately 11 to 14 kilometre per litre. This is said to be the most fuel-efficient compact AWD vehicle in North America according to Natural Resources Canada.
Interiors and Special Features:
Its aerodynamic performance is unparalled. While its high quality interior details and accents are complemented by the use of premium materials and features to provide maximum comfort. The Subaru Impreza features cloth, tricot and leather seat upholstery with heated front seats.
For added convenience, the oval dash board features a 6.2 inch touchscreen infotainment system with Smartphone integration and Starlink apps and services.
All models include AWD, six standard airbags, a rollover sensor and supplemental restraints. Stability control, anti-lock brakes and a rearview camera come standard in all Subaru Impreza's trim level options while higher tiers get the EyeSight driver assist suite which features adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning, pre-collision brake assist and sway warning.
Its combination of a world-class, all-wheel drive system, striking agility, superior visibility and class-leading active safety systems enables it to receive the 2016 Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).
Overall, the redesigned Subaru Impreza is a well-rounded car which offers a variety of options in both conventional and sporty designs. This makes it one of the best choices in the compact market and a smart choice for buyers.