Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Altima than the Subaru Impreza WRX. The Nissan Altima will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Subaru Impreza WRX.
With the Nissan Altima you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Subaru Impreza WRX, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.
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 Nissan Altima will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Subaru Impreza WRX. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Altima and the Subaru Impreza WRX have similar Destination Charges.
The Nissan Altima is a little wider than the Subaru Impreza WRX, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Nissan Altima, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Subaru Impreza WRX.
With similar torque, the Nissan Altima and the Subaru Impreza WRX do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.
The Nissan Altima has a larger turning radius than the Subaru Impreza WRX, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Nissan Altima and the Subaru Impreza WRX.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Nissan Altima and the Subaru Impreza WRX. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Nissan Altima will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Subaru Impreza WRX.
The Nissan Altima comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru Impreza WRX.
Compare the 2014 Nissan Altima and the 2014 Subaru Impreza WRX.
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MSRP*: $22,110 - $30,760
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MSRP*: $25,995 - $37,845
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|City MPG:||22 - 27||17 - 19|
|Highway MPG:||31 - 38||23 - 25|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$20,913 - $28,433||$24,540 - $35,751|
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