Structural stiffness and spring rates are up 40 to 60 percent, raising roadholding numbers by about 0. Prior to the introduction of the Impreza into racing in 1993, the had fielded its larger. The new Impreza earned a record high safety score under the Japan and earned top safety marks from the in 2017. Thanks, Grand, and thanks, Andrew! The Impreza is a pleasant and practical car with the most comfortable ride of any small car we'd tested up to that point. Recall Date 2018-01-09 Description Subaru of America, Inc.
During this generation, Subaru offered a limited edition Impreza Sports Wagon called the Casa Blanca, which had a -inspired front and rear end treatment, which was inspired by the popular styling package and. Extra weight is given to the more serious areas such as major engine or transmission problems. . These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. However, buyers in search of a small car with higher fuel economy ratings may want to check out competitors.
It was discontinued due to very limited sales. In addition, respondents also rate their cars in six categories: driving experience, comfort, value, styling, audio, and climate systems. The Impreza received an external facelift for the 1997 model year, followed by an interior redesign in 1998, using the new redesigned dashboard from the Forester. Firmer rear sub-frame bushings and wider 17-inch wheels contribute to improved traction. Remedy Subaru will notify their owners. The boxer design provides good vibration mitigation due to the principles of a because the movement of each piston is largely countered by a piston in the opposing cylinder bank, eliminating the need for a counter-weighted rotating crankshaft , but with some vibration from offsets.
Metallic inlays flank the center controls, and the center console houses an optional navigation system. That's not to say it isn't good next to other inexpensive small cars; it's just a different competitive set—more the likes of the Ford Focus and Hyundai Elantra than serious sports cars and sport sedans. Fluid leakage may result in longer distances being required to slow or stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. The car has also been used in endurance racing, having had class wins at the , the , and the in and and. It has been suggested that this article be into articles titled , and. Recall Date 2016-05-25 Description Subaru of America, Inc. Recall Date 2014-06-10 Description Subaru of America, Inc.
This vehicle I must say has been my best purchase thus far, I have owned Nissan, Honda as well as Scion in my lifetime, but the Impreza has surpassed the rest. It includes anti-lock brakes and front and rear head airbags and front side airbags. Subaru announced, on 10 September 2008, that the 380S variation would not be produced, due to homologation and specification difficulties. Skip to details on the: , and New for 2011 Subaru has added an optional TomTom navigation system that has a removable 4. Subaru chose to continue their longstanding use of the in the Impreza. Subaru is recalling certain model year 2003-2004 Legacy, Outback, 2009-2011 Legacy, Outback, Forester, 2006-2011 Impreza, Tribeca, 2003-2006 Baja, and 2006 Saab 9-2x vehicles originally sold or that have ever been registered in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands Saipan , and the U. The recall began December 2016.
Stephan Verdier was 's Most Improved Driver of 2008, with Eric O'Sullivan winning Rookie of the Year in 2009. Remedy Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the secondary air injection pump relay, free of charge. Skip to details on the: , and New for 2011 Subaru has added an optional TomTom navigation system that has a removable 4. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. The leather steering wheel tilts and telescopes, and it incorporates buttons for the cruise control and audio system. Since the late-1990s, some markets have restricted sales to the all-wheel drive model—therefore granting the Impreza a in the global compact class characterized by front-wheel drive. The federal government hasn't yet tested the Impreza in its revised and more stringent battery of tests for 2011, but in previous model years this model has received a mix of four- and five-star results.
In 2008, the newest Impreza was unveiled at the New York Auto Show. This car was produced on an order-only basis. Subaru is recalling certain model year 2007-2009 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2008-2014 Impreza vehicles and 2009-2013 Forester vehicles, all equipped with turbo-charged engines. The car used a shortened version of the floor pan. In late 1995, a two-door was introduced. This generation also saw the discontinuation of the wagon, replaced by a new 5-door hatchback body style. It uses the new 2.
All the standard safety features are here, too, including anti-lock disc brakes, stability control, front-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags, and active front head restraints to help mitigate crash-induced whiplash. The information provided here in is for illustration only and is an estimate only. Sales began in several European countries from early 2009, with the 2. However, in Singapore and Thailand, the Impreza 1. Ride comfort is quite good in the Impreza, with a relatively soft, compliant suspension, and the interior is well-hushed from wind and road noise.
The turbocharged engine option produces 265 horsepower. For the first time, the 2. The vehicles were unveiled at the. If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care or access your here. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. It is now almost exactly the same dimensions as the first and second Subaru Legacy 1990—1999.