Subaru Impreza Changes, Release Date

Subaru is not known for drastic or significant changes in their entry level motor vehicle, that is the Impreza. With that said we expect the 2018 Subaru Impreza to retain much of the looks from its predecessors despite a few changes here and there. This model of the Impreza is going to mark the fifth generation of this automobile. Subaru is known for producing all-wheel drive cars and the 2018 Subaru Impreza will fit with the same setup as other models before it. More significant changes that one can easily note at first glance are as listed below.

2018 Subaru Impreza - front

2018 Subaru Impreza – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes

Despite the car having or retaining looks from its predecessors, the front grille of this model has been redesigned. The grille has been reduced in size and it is now more slim and stylish as opposed to previous versions. The car also comes fitted with LED lighting, these lights are more effective as they consume less energy and are brighter compared to previous types used on similar models. These exterior changes do not end there as the air intakes on this model have been enlarged to allow more air to flow into the engine for higher performance.


The new Subaru Impreza 2018 will big slightly bigger compared to previous versions. This is because the manufacturer has made use of a slightly bigger chassis. That will be the standard for most Subaru automobiles. Bigger chassis in the 2018 Subaru Impreza translates into more legroom and storage space in the vehicle. The new Subaru comes equipped with a state of the art infotainment system complete with surround sound and a big touch screen display. The display will also double up as a control system for most of the car’s interior functions. The seats will be upholstered with high-end leather materials. A variety of colours will be available for the customers to pick from.

2018 Subaru Impreza - interior

2018 Subaru Impreza – Powerful Engine and Performance

Despite the numerous changes in the new model 2018 Subaru, the powertrain will very much remain the same. There will not be any hybrid engines for the Subaru but rather a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that will power this automobile. This engine variant will be capable of producing 268 hp. This engine will be fitted with a standard 6-speed manual transmission unit. The second powertrain will be a 2.5-litre 4-cylinder engine capable of producing 305 hp. The car will be able to cover 38 miles per gallon on the highway and 28 miles per gallon in the city.

2018 Subaru Impreza - rear

2018 Subaru Impreza – Release Date and How Much will Cost?

The 2018 Impreza is expected to be available for purchase in the first quarter of the year 2018. Also, it can be released by the third quarter of 2017. The price to be expected for the 2018 Subaru Impreza is $19,000 for the base model. However, the price is subject to changes based on the extras each client wishes for in their cars.

This article provides brief information on the 2018 Subaru Impreza. More detailed information will be made available once released by the manufacturers.

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