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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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TCC Rating
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
Front Hip Room (in) 51.8 47.2
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 32.2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.4 77.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.1
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
Exterior Dimensions
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
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 6.3
Length, Overall (in) 172.2 149.4
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 54.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 22.5
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 8.4
Brakes
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
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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 10.6
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Manual
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 3.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) NA 34.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 19.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 31.5
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 175/70R14 P155/80R13
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
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 N/A
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2600-2795 1832
Wheels
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
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA 14 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 4.1
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 390
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 55
Engine
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
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas L3
Fuel System SFI EFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 30 49
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24 44
Transmission
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
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
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru Impreza Coupe Geo Metro
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 3dr Hatchback Cpe
Suspension
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
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
 
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