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Selected Style 2-Door Coupe L 2.2L Manual AWD w/BL Equip
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Coupe 2.2L Manual AWD w/BL Equip L 22 29 $14,604 $15,895
Coupe 2.2L Automatic AWD w/BL Equip L 23 29 $15,329 $16,695
Coupe 2.5L Manual AWD w/GD Equip RS 22 29 $17,596 $19,195
Coupe 2.5L Automatic AWD w/GD Equip RS 22 28 $18,321 $19,995
2-Door Coupe
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Coupe 24 34 $11,141 $11,916
2-Door Coupe Z24 23 33 $14,974 $16,016
4-Door Sedan LS 23 31 $13,516 $14,456
4-Door Sedan 24 34 $11,234 $12,016
2-Door Convertible Z24 23 33 $18,340 $19,616
2-Door Coupe RS 24 34 $12,319 $13,176
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,604
$11,141
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,895
$11,916
Monthly Payment Estimate
$265 / month
$199 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 22 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Sub-Compact Sub-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 52.4 54.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 41.9
Front Hip Room (in) 51.8 50.0
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 32.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.4 87.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 37.6
Second Hip Room (in) 53.1 49.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 36.6
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 53.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 56.4
Wheelbase (in) 99.2 104.1
Liftover Height (in) NA 26.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1 68.7
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 57.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 172.2 180.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 13.2
Brakes
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) 9.0 x 1.38 7.87 x 1.77
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94 10.2 x 0.79
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System NA 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 15.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 35.6
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 2.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 14.7
Tires
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16 T115/70D14
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 195/60R15 P195/70R14
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size 195/60R15 P195/70R14
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA N/A
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
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2730 2584
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 14 x 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 9.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 525
Engine
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 149 @ 3600 135 @ 3600
Engine Order Code NA LN2
Displacement 2.2L/135 2.2L/133
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 142 @ 5600 115 @ 5000
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas L4
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.58
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.91
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 8.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.74
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 2.18
Trans Order Code NA MM5
Summary
Body Style 2 Door Coupe 2 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Subaru Impreza Coupe Chevrolet Cavalier
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Strut-Type Trailing Axle
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 25
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75 0.74
 
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