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2014 Subaru Impreza WRX vs. 2015 Subaru WRX Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru WRX than the Subaru Impreza WRX, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Subaru Impreza WRX will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Subaru WRX.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Subaru Impreza WRX as you will with the Subaru WRX, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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 Subaru Impreza WRX is somewhat more expensive than the Subaru 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 Subaru Impreza WRX and the Subaru WRX have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Subaru Impreza WRX is about the same width as the Subaru WRX. When looking at overall length, the Subaru Impreza WRX takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru WRX.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Subaru Impreza WRX doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Subaru WRX.

Handling
The Subaru Impreza WRX has about the same turning radius as the Subaru WRX, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Subaru Impreza WRX and the Subaru WRX.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Subaru Impreza WRX and the Subaru WRX. The Subaru Impreza WRX has less cargo capacity than the Subaru WRX, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

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

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2014 Subaru
Impreza WRX

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MSRP*: $25,995 - $37,845

2015 Subaru
WRX

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MSRP*: $26,295 - $29,995
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 17 - 19 21
Highway MPG: 23 - 25 --
Engine(s): Horizontal Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $24,540 - $35,751 $24,817 - $28,232

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