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  • (4.8) 28 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $16–$21,340
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 21
  • Engine: 300-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed manual w/OD
2005 Subaru Impreza

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Subaru Impreza

What We Don't Like

  • Rear legroom
  • Over-exuberant styling of performance models
  • No side-impact airbags in regular models

Notable Features

  • New 2.5 RS Sport Wagon
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Manual or automatic in regular Impreza and WRX
  • 300-hp turbocharged engine in WRX STi

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 28 reviews

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I love my impreza

by Cbaum from Santa Fe on October 4, 2017

I have owned my impreza since 2009, second owner. This car has been very reliable and is the perfect size (small, yet you can fit a lot in the back with the seats folded down, or a bunch of people wit... Read Full Review

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2005 Subaru Impreza Safety Ratings

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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