Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Impreza than the Honda Civic, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Subaru Impreza will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Honda Civic as you will with the Subaru Impreza, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Honda Civic will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Subaru Impreza. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Honda Civic and the Subaru Impreza have similar Destination Charges.
The Honda Civic is about the same width as the Subaru Impreza. When looking at overall length, the Honda Civic takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru Impreza.
With its lower torque, the Honda Civic doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Subaru Impreza.
The Honda Civic has about the same turning radius as the Subaru Impreza, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
The Honda Civic has less horsepower than the Subaru Impreza, so it will probably be somewhat slower.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Honda Civic and the Subaru Impreza. The Honda Civic has significantly less cargo room than the Subaru Impreza, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.
The Honda Civic comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru Impreza.
Compare the 2013 Honda Civic and the 2014 Subaru Impreza.
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MSRP*: $17,965 - $22,515
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|Cash Back Rebate:||Visit Rebate Center||Visit Rebate Center|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.90%||--|
|Lease Incentive:||As low as 0.02%||--|
|City MPG:||22 - 28||25 - 27|
|Highway MPG:||31 - 39||33 - 36|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$16,707 - $20,919||$17,569 - $21,978|
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