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Selected Style Coupe Brighton 1.8L Manual AWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Coupe 1.8L Manual AWD Brighton 24 30 $12,818 $13,795
Coupe 2.2L Automatic AWD Brighton 23 30 $13,734 $14,795
Coupe 2.2L Manual AWD w/BL Equip L 23 30 $14,445 $15,895
Coupe 2.2L Automatic AWD w/BL Equip L 23 30 $15,163 $16,695
2-Door HB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door HB 44 49 $8,082 $8,580
2-Door HB LSi 39 43 $8,555 $9,180
4-Door Sedan LSi 39 43 $9,180 $9,850
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,818
$8,082
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,795
$8,580
Monthly Payment Estimate
$230 / month
$143 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg 44 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 30 mpg 49 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 53.1 43.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 48.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 36.0
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 48.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.5
Front Hip Room (in) 51.8 47.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 32.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.1
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.4 77.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 172.2 149.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 54.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 53.5
Wheelbase (in) 99.2 93.1
Liftover Height (in) NA 27.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1 62.6
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 54.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 8.4
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 22.5
Brakes
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) 9 x 1.38 7.09 x 0.98
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94 9.02 x 0.67
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 10.6
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 31.5
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 34.1
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 175/70R14 P155/80R13
Spare Tire Size Compact T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 175/70R14 P155/80R13
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2600-2795 1832
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 13 x 4.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 5.5 13 x 4.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 4.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 55
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 390
Engine
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas L3
Fuel System SFI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 120 @ 4000 58 @ 3300
Engine Order Code NA LP2
Displacement 1.8L/111 1.0L/61
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5600 55 @ 5700
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 44
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 49
Transmission
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42 3.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95 1.89
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 4.39
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.42
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 6.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37 1.28
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.76
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3dr Hatchback Cpe
Vehicle Name Subaru Impreza Coupe Geo Metro
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Separate coils
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 25
Suspension Type - Front Strut-Type MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.71
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil spring
 
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