2017 Subaru Impreza: New Chassis, New Style, New Model

Sedan and hatchback models of 2017 Subaru Impreza were officially presented at the Motor Show in New York on March, 2016. The presentation told about technical characteristics of the updated model along with illustrations. The main rivals are Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla.

2017 Subaru Impreza Release Date

Sales of the hatchback and sedan versions of 2017 Subaru Impreza will start this autumn on the US market.

Release date: late 2016

The model will appear on the European continent a bit later.

Subaru Impreza 2017 Redesign and Release Date

The upcoming Japanese model was rather poor for radical exterior changes. Not too bright 5 door Impreza which is going to be released at the beginning of 2015 has lost the Hawk Eye optics and a few more exterior details.

Technically 2017 Subaru Impreza has made a step forward by moving to a new modular platform with improved characteristics. This review is going to tell you more about new features of this model.

Use of the base chassis has made Subaru Global Platform affect overall parameters of the car. The new sedan is 45 mm longer and 37 mm wider, however it has lost 10 mm of height. The wheelbase is 2670 mm. Hatchback differs from sedan in length of the body only which is 4460 mm.

Also read about 2017 Honda Civic Si release date

Talking about redesigned version of the car the changes are lower than it was expected. The front part of the car is decorated with the well-known grille decorated with headlights of optical filling. The edges of the bumper at equipped with fog lights now. The hood of the new Subaru Impreza is smooth with a slightly reliefed surface.

The body of the car is of original Subaru shape. Rear part of the hatchback and sedan versions is equipped with lightning. The Sport version of sedan is equipped with a spoiler.

The new generation of Subaru Impreza will certainly come as a more modern and interesting model than its predecessor. However, the current design still looks attrective and sticks to the traditional approach.

Subaru Impreza Video Review

2017 Subaru Impreza Interior

2017 Subaru Impreza has gone through serious changes. At least visually. The updated interior looks more representable. The dashboard has been modified with multimedia display of 6.5-inch screen. Infotainment system allows you to receive technical data about the car, to connect the smartphone and to print images from the rear camera.The model is fitted with a new multifunctional steering.

The front seats of the new type are offered with a good lateral support. The front and rear rows provide more space in the knee area. The whole rear part has enough space for passengers with cargo.

The new Subaru interior is more ergonomic and better equipped. Numerous safety systems include Eye Sight system. What’s more, you can find braking, tracking lane movement, monitoring blind spot, and Parking assistance systems. The package also includes adaptive cruise control.

Subaru Impreza 2017 Engine and Specifications

2017 Subaru Impreza is going to run on 2.0 liter engine with four cylinders which will produce up to 152 horsepower. The engine is going to be fitted with direct type of fuel injection.

On the whole the car is going to be compact model of AWD type. The model also provides a system to monitor the tire pressure.

2016-04-24 by Luke Widmeyer