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2015 Mazda Mazda6 vs. 2014 Subaru Impreza Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mazda Mazda6 than the Subaru Impreza. The Subaru Impreza will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mazda Mazda6.

Convenience
The Mazda Mazda6 will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Subaru Impreza, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
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). The Mazda Mazda6 is somewhat more expensive 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 Mazda Mazda6 and the Subaru Impreza have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Mazda Mazda6 is much wider than the Subaru Impreza, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Mazda Mazda6, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Subaru Impreza.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Mazda Mazda6 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Subaru Impreza.

Handling
The Mazda Mazda6 has a larger turning radius than the Subaru Impreza, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Mazda Mazda6 is somewhat more powerful than the Subaru Impreza.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Mazda Mazda6 and the Subaru Impreza. The Mazda Mazda6 has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Subaru Impreza.

Warranty
The Mazda Mazda6 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru Impreza.

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2015 Mazda
Mazda6

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MSRP*: $21,190 - $29,895

2014 Subaru
Impreza

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MSRP*: $17,895 - $22,195
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Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.55% --
City MPG: 25 - 26 25 - 27
Highway MPG: 37 - 38 34 - 36
Engine(s): Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $20,235 - $28,235 $17,104 - $21,072

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