How reliable is a 2016 Subaru Impreza?

How reliable is a 2016 Subaru Impreza?

Unfortunately, aside from all-wheel drive, the Impreza doesn’t really bring anything to the table that you can’t get in many competitors. Throw in its uninspiring engine and just-average reliability rating (that many other compact cars surpass), and it’s easy to see why this Subaru finishes lower in our rankings.

What kind of oil does a 2016 Subaru Impreza take?

The recommended oil type on the 2016 Subaru Impreza is SAE 0W-20 synthetic.

How many miles does a Subaru Impreza have?

She has over 547,000 miles on her and is still going strong. As I wrote in the guest book last night “Sue” has been through it all. She is the last of a fleet of 25 Imprezas that were used to transport blood and lab specimens for hospitals and clinics.

What’s the price of a 2016 Subaru Impreza?

The 2016 Subaru Impreza sedan has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $19,090, making it the least-expensive all-wheel-drive car on the market. Impreza 5-door hatchbacks start slightly higher, at $19,590 for a 5-speed model. An automatic transmission adds $1,000.

How much oil does a Subaru take per mile?

When Subaru was first accused of the alarming oil consumption of their recent engines, 1 quart for every 1-1.2k miles, their director of communications declared that this was within the normal specification for vehicles. However, drivers weren’t duped.

What to do about excessive oil consumption in Subaru Impreza?

2012-2013 Subaru Impreza and 2013MY XV Crosstrek Models with 2.0L FB Engine Before that, Subaru’s fix was to change the surface treatment of the oil control piston rings (TSB ##02-145-13R). In July of 2014 a class action lawsuit was filed against Subaru over oil consumption concerns.

Is the 2016 Subaru Impreza an all wheel drive car?

Subaru’s 2016 Impreza is the only car in the compact class to offer standard all-wheel drive. The Impreza does have a few faults, though, and it might be wise to check out at least a few other rivals. The 2016 Ford Focus and 2016 Mazda 3 provide quick acceleration, sharp handling and nicer interiors.

What kind of gas mileage does a Subaru Impreza get?

It’s hard to find a gasoline-powered AWD car with good fuel economy, but the 2016 Subaru Impreza manages this trick quite nicely. While not a class leader, it’s definitely competitive, offering up to 37 mpg on the highway. Subaru is all about enabling an active lifestyle.

What to look for in a used Subaru Impreza?

Edmunds’ expert review of the Used 2016 Subaru Impreza provides the latest look at trim-level features and specs, performance, safety, and comfort. At Edmunds we drive every car we review, performing road tests and competitor comparisons to help you find your perfect car. Read the full in-depth review of the Used 2016 Impreza at Edmunds.

What kind of transmission does a Subaru Impreza have?

As we’ve mentioned, with just 148 horsepower, the Impreza isn’t all that fleet. Most buyers will opt for an automatic transmission. Subaru is among the many automakers now using a continuously variable transmission (CVT), and though it won’t be everyone’s favorite, it does an admirable job mimicking traditional gear shifts.

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