(4.8) 5 reviews
MSRP: $1,148$3,024
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 25-26
Engine: 110-hp, 1.8-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
1996 Subaru Impreza


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Once again, Subaru has set out to blaze its own trail. Hot on the muddy tracks of the all-wheel-drive Legacy Outback comes the smaller, youth-oriented Impreza Outback Sport, applying the same rugged, outdoors formula that has made the Legacy such a smashing success. Subaru owns this neck of the woods. A venerable builder of all-wheel-drive automobiles, with a reputation as a quirky denizen... Read full review for the 1996 Subaru Impreza

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It's got 9 Lives!!

by Adventure Girl from Lititz, PA on July 23, 2010

I bought this car used at about 110,000 miles. Tomorrow, I will be selling it to my cousin, 6 years later, at 212,600 miles. While there were constant minor problems with the car, I learned to work ar... Read Full Review

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