Compare 2016 Subaru Impreza to 2017 Subaru Impreza

Drivers in the Montclair, Clifton and Bloomfield area are getting excited for the release date of the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza. To satisfy your craving, we're going to give you a little insight to this upcoming vehicle by comparing it with the 2016 Subaru Impreza. You'll learn about the updates in performance, design, interior and technology. You'll get to see a sneak peek at what you can expect with the 2017 Subaru Impreza. 

2017 Subaru Impreza Newly Redesigned Engine

The 2016 Subaru Impreza features the 2-liter 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine. This particular engine doesn't need any updating, considering it's one of a kind. It lays flat under the hood and features horizontally opposed valves that feed power into the Symmetrical All-Wheel drive system, which gives the Subaru Impreza superior handling. 

The 2017 Subaru Impreza still features the same engine with a few updates to give it a little boost in power. The 2016 Subaru Impreza was able to reach 148 horsepower but the 2017 Subaru Impreza can get up to 152 horsepower. Both vehicles feature a continuously variable transmission but with the 2017 update, the new CVT features a paddle-shifted 7-speed sport mode transmission.

2016 Impreza vs. 2017 Impreza Body Design Comparison

The Subaru Impreza was always known for its sleek and compact design but there are a few changes with the body for the 2017 model. To start, the 2017 Subaru Impreza features a 16-inch wheel base, which is one inch larger than the 2016. The body of the 2017 Subaru Impreza has also changed a little bit. It's now half an inch longer and wider than the 2016 Subaru Impreza. Despite the increase in length and width, the 2017 Subaru Impreza is actually half an inch shorter than the previous year's model.

2017 Subaru Impreza Interior vs. 2016 Subaru Impreza Interior

Compare 2017 Subaru Impreza to 2016 Subaru ImprezaThis year's Subaru Impreza will feature a larger interior than the 2016 sedan model, which featured 96.9 cubic feet of passenger volume and 12 cubic feet of cargo volume. For an upgrade to the higher trim levels, like the Subaru 2.0i Limited, drivers will enjoy the leather interior with heated power seats, much like the 2016 Impreza. The 2017 model will feature multiple info screens that will display audio options and driver information.

[Get more information on the 2017 Subaru Impreza's interior in this overview.]

New Technology

The 2016 Subaru Impreza featured the SUBARU STARLINK™ 6.2-inch multimedia screen. The 2017 update will feature the same infotainment system, only bigger, with eight inches of touch screen possibilities. This system will also integrate with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™. The new Impreza will also feature an available premium audio system with eight Harmon Kardon speakers.

Although Subaru vehicles are known for their great safety features and ratings, the new Subaru Impreza will impress even more. This vehicle features the EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology, which utilizes vehicle-mounted cameras and pre-collision sensors to give you enough notice to stop. This new driver assisting safety feature will help cement Subaru as one of the safest automakers in the world. 

Learn more about the 2017 Subaru Impreza by calling us at Lynnes Subaru, your trusted dealership in the Montclair, Clifton and Bloomfield area.

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