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Selected Style SW1 Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
SW1 Manual 28 38 $11,065 $12,295
SW1 Automatic 26 35 $11,839 $13,155
SW2 Manual 27 38 $12,829 $14,255
SW2 Automatic 25 35 $13,603 $15,115
4-Door Sedan L Manual AWD w/BL Equip
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual AWD w/BL Equip L 22 29 $14,604 $15,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic AWD w/BL Equip L 23 29 $15,329 $16,695
5-Door Wagon L Manual w/BL Equip L 22 29 $14,967 $16,295
5-Door Wagon L Automatic w/BL Equip L 23 29 $15,692 $17,095
5-Door Wagon Manual w/EL Outback Sport 22 29 $16,501 $17,995
5-Door Wagon Automatic w/EL Outback Sport 23 29 $17,226 $18,795
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,065
$14,604
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,295
$15,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$205 / month
$265 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 28 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 38 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Wagon Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.6 53.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.3 53.0
Second Head Room (in) 38.7 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.5 53.3
Front Leg Room (in) 42.5 43.1
Front Hip Room (in) 50.7 51.0
Second Leg Room (in) 32.8 32.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 91.8 84.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 56.8 57.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 176.8 172.2
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 39.7 -
Height, Overall (in) 54.5 55.5
Liftover Height (in) 25.1 26.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.0 57.1
Wheelbase (in) 102.4 99.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 25.1 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.7 67.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 32.3 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 58.2 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 36.0 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 29.8 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - TBD - -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 48.4 -
Trunk Volume (ft³) - 11.1
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 9.9 x 0.7 10.1 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake Type Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.9 x 1.2 9.0 x 1.38
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.1 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 39.9 36.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 18.3 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.1 33.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0 3.2
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code N/A NA
Front Tire Size P175/70R14 195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70R14 T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code N/A NA
Spare Tire Order Code N/A NA
Rear Tire Size P175/70R14 195/60R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2391 2735
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.1 6.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 75
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 100 @ 5000 142 @ 5600
Engine Type Gas L4 Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Fuel System SPFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 2400 149 @ 3600
Engine Order Code N/A NA
Displacement 1.9L/116 2.2L/135
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 38 29
Transmission
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.605 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again w/4th & 5th OD NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.923 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.950 2.11
Trans Order Code N/A NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.063 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.811 1.08
Trans Description Cont. Manual Trans, Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.250 3.55
Clutch Size (in) 8.46 8.86
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.172 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Saturn SW Subaru Impreza Sedan
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 28 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1 0.75
Suspension Type - Rear Indep. Tri-Link MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 28 30
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar w/Lower L-Arms
 
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