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Selected Style 5-Door Wagon Manual (Natl)
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Transmission

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Manual 30 33 $13,328 $14,030
5-Door Wagon Automatic 30 34 $14,088 $14,830
2.5 i Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.5 Manual i 22 29 $17,336 $18,295
2.5 Automatic i 23 28 $18,070 $19,095
2.5 Manual WRX TR 20 26 $22,562 $23,995
2.5 Manual WRX 20 26 $23,481 $24,995
2.5 Manual Black Int WRX Limited 20 26 $25,775 $27,495
2.5 Manual Beige Int WRX Limited 20 26 $25,775 $27,495
2.5 Automatic Black Int WRX Limited 21 26 $26,692 $28,495
2.5 Automatic Beige Int WRX Limited 21 26 $26,692 $28,495
2.5 w/Gold Wheels WRX STi 18 24 $31,044 $32,995
2.5 w/Silver Wheels WRX STi 18 24 $31,044 $32,995
2.5 Manual Outback Sport 22 29 $18,156 $19,195
2.5 Automatic Outback Sport 23 28 $18,890 $19,995
2.5 Manual Outback Sport Sp Edition 22 29 $18,615 $19,695
2.5 Automatic Outback Sport Sp Edition 23 28 $19,349 $20,495
Pricing
Invoice Price
$13,328
$17,336
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,030
$18,295
Monthly Payment Estimate
$234 / month
$305 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 30 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 33 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Station Wagon Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in) 45.3 42.9
Front Hip Room (in) 50.6 53.3
Second Leg Room (in) 38.0 33.0
Front Head Room (in) 46.1 38.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 90.1 87.6
Second Hip Room (in) 50.6 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 48.6 52.7
Second Head Room (in) 45.7 36.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 50.0 52.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.3 58.1
Wheelbase (in) 98.4 99.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - 26.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.5 68.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.3 58.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 155.3 175.4
Height, Overall (in) 64.6 56.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 21.2 11.0
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA 10.3 x 0.39
Brake Type Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.0 x - TBD - 10.8 x 0.94
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Channel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.9 15.9
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.07 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.3 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.1 35.4
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P185/60R15 P205/55VR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P185/60R15 P205/55VR16
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16 T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD - 2000
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2415 3016
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Alloy
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.7 7.4
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD - 90
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - 356
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 101 @ 4200 166 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 1.5L/91 2.5L/150
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 103 @ 6000 173 @ 6000
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Fuel System MPFI MFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 30 22
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.45
Clutch Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82 0.78
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.25 3.33
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.90 2.06
Trans Order Code NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.31 3.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 1.09
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Scion xB Subaru Impreza Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA w/Parallel Links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.68 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Lower L-Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.98 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam MacPherson Strut
 
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