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1998 Subaru Impreza Comparisons

L Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $15,895.00 $15,995.00 $15,599.00
Destination $495.00 $500.00 $430.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.2L H4 2.0L I4 1.6L I4
Horsepower 137 @ 5400 RPM 115 @ 5400 RPM 95 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 145 @ 4000 RPM 122 @ 3200 RPM 99 @ 3000 RPM
Valves 4 2 4
Displacement (cc) 2212 1984 1590
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.8 X 3.0 3.3 X 3.6 3.0 X 3.5
Compression Ratio 9.7:1 10:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 23 22 27
Highway (mpg) 30 29 33

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2689.6 2590.4 2339.1
Wheelbase (in.) 99.2 97.4 97.6
Length (in.) 172.2 173.4 171.1
Width (in.) 67.1 66.7 66.5
Height (in.) 55.5 56.1 55.9
Track Front (in.) 57.5 57.5 56.7
Track Rear (in.) 57.1 57.0 56.5
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.2 39.2 38.8
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.7 37.3 38.8
Front Legroom (in.) 43.1 42.3 42.3
Rear Legroom (in.) 32.5 31.5 42.1
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 52.5 53.8 51.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 53.3 52.8 52.1
Front Hip Room (in.) 51.0 0.0 50.8
Rear Hip Room (in.) 52.2 0.0 48.2

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 84.4 87.5 110.3

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link torsion strut
Tires 195/60R15 195/60R14 185/60R14

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive 4x4 wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std. N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control N/A N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes N/A
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. N/A Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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