1998 Subaru Impreza L specs & colors

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1998 Subaru Impreza L

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  • custom tailpipe cover
  • splash guards
  • beige carpeted floor covers


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  • custom tailpipe cover
  • splash guards
  • gray carpeted floor covers


EPA Classification Sub-Compact
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Material Not Available
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 4 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 75
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 145 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 137 @ 5400
Displacement 2.2L/135
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl
Cruising Range - Hwy 396.00 mi
Cruising Range - City 303.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 30 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.55
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.95
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Parallel Links
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.1 x 0.94 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness Not Available in
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake ABS System Not Available
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 13.2 gal
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall Not Available ft
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 33.5 ft
Front Tire Size 195/60R15
Rear Tire Size 195/60R15
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 2690 lbs
Front Hip Room 51.0 in
Height, Overall 55.5 in
Second Head Room 36.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 53.0 in
Track Width, Front 57.5 in
Liftover Height Not Available in
Second Shoulder Room 53.3 in
Wheelbase 99.2 in
Second Hip Room 53.0 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.7 in
Front Leg Room 43.1 in
Second Leg Room 32.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 67.1 in
Length, Overall 172.2 in
Trunk Volume 11.1 ft³
Track Width, Rear 57.1 in
Passenger Volume 84.4 ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 39.2 in
Front passenger visor vanity mirror Standard
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable headrests Standard
Automatic-off headlights/parking lights Standard
80-watt AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: digital clock, 4-speakers Standard
Manual 3-point front/rear outboard safety belts, rear center lap belt Standard
Variable pwr-assisted rack & pinion steering Standard
Air conditioning Standard
City 23/hwy 30 (2.2L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bar Standard
Unit-body construction Standard
Impact-collapsible steering column Standard
Intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Instrument panel w/tachometer, engine coolant temprature gauge, digital odometer/tripmeter, low-fuel light Standard
Body-color 5-MPH impact bumpers Standard
Independent front/rear suspension Standard
P195/60HR15 all-season SBR tires Standard
15" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
Pwr-assist front disc/rear drum brakes Standard
Center console w/storage area Standard
Retractable dual cupholder Standard
Front/side window defoggers Standard
Electric rear window defroster Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Rear seat heater ducts Standard
Distributorless electronic ignition system Standard
Dual pwr side-view mirrors Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Body-side moldings Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side auto-down Standard
13.2 gallon fuel tank Standard
Driver & front passenger air bags Standard
Side impact door beams Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
2.2L SOHC MFI 16-valve horizontally opposed 4-cyl engine Standard
All-wheel drive Standard

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