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Selected Style 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
3-Door Coupe I4
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Coupe I4 24 34 $14,977 $16,390
3-Door Coupe V6 19 28 $15,422 $16,890
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,604
$14,977
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$15,895
$16,390
Monthly Payment Estimate
$265 / month
$273 / 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 Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.0 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in) 32.5 33.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 37.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.4 84.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.0 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.0 53.9
Second Head Room (in) 36.7 34.7
Passenger Capacity 5 4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 51.3
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1 42.6
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.1 58.7
Wheelbase (in) 99.2 106.4
Liftover Height (in) 26.1 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.1 69.6
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 59.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 172.2 185.0
Height, Overall (in) 55.5 52.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.1 14.5
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.0 x 1.38 8.0 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.1 x 0.94 10.25 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
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 16.0
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 36.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 15.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 33.5 37.0
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size 195/60R15 P205/60R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA T35
Front Tire Size 195/60R15 P205/60R15
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16 T125/90R15
Front Tire Order Code NA T35
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1500 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2735 2829
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4 15 x -TBD-
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5 7.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356 590
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75 105
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 149 @ 3600 130 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA 993
Displacement 2.2L/135 2.0L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 142 @ 5600 125 @ 5500
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas I4
Fuel System SFI SEFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 34
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 24
Transmission
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 9.5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.45
Trans Type 5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 0.77
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 3.46
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 2.14
Trans Order Code NA 445
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11 3.82
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.08 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55 3.42
Summary
Vehicle Name Subaru Impreza Sedan Mercury Cougar
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 3 Door Coupe
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30 32
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.63
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 0.79
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links w/Coil Springs
 
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