2017 Subaru Impreza hatchback
Subaru Impreza has been a very valuable brand to every Subaru franchise for the past decade or so. This company has always provided the finest design and engine changes to this Impreza franchise without any hesitation, and they are willing to do it again. Based on certain rumors and recent reports, Subaru plans to bring out an entirely new 2017 Subaru Impreza in 2016. This new generation model is going to have vast layout changes, along with accompanying in Subaru’s latest WRX redesign configuration.
According to recent reports, engineers are willing to take some inspiration from Subaru Viziv 2 Notion as far as the design changes in this 2017 Subaru Impreza are concerned. A new architectural design has been implemented in the concept design of this Impreza, which Subaru plans on using for the rest of their full-size sedan lineups in their 2016 releases. Much information is still unknown, but more will come to light once the official press statement has been released. There have also been rumors about Subaru trying to implement a new hybrid configuration for 2017 Subaru Impreza, but nothing affirmative has been said about it.
2017 Subaru Impreza: Engine Specs
As far as the engine details of this 2017 Subaru Impreza are concerned, reports indicate that new generation techniques such as direct injection as well as lean burn and cylinder deactivation will be used to generate better performance. Along with that, developers hope that it would also improve the fuel economy ratings, which has been a major concern for Subaru for the past couple of years. As far as its base engine model is concerned, a 2.0 LITER inline 4 cylinder unit will be used, which can produce a max power output of 148 HP, along with 145 lbs. feet of max torque.
Drivetrain configuration accompanying this base unit is likely to be an all-wheel drivetrain. A CVT transmission module is going to be coupled with this whole unit for better cornering and handling specs. There might be other available engine choices for this 2017 Subaru Impreza, but no certain news have been heard about those units. More info shall be available during later stages of production.
2017 Subaru Impreza: Redesign and Features
Apart from implementing the new generation WRX design architecture, Subaru also plans on using its Viziv 2.0 architectural module for exterior modifications. As for the chassis design, reports indicate that dimensions of this 2017 Subaru Impreza might change. The overall compact car design will also vary in terms of its proportions, bringing better handling specs and improved aerodynamic ability to this car. Other than that, there is not really much available right now as far as the design specs are concerned.
Sources report that exterior might get a new finish detail, with modified head and tail lights and a new fascia. Interior specs will also vary, with improved seating configuration and a new dashboard design. It should also have a new or modified central console design, with a new infotainment and connectivity modules.
2017 Subaru Impeza: Release Date and Price
As far as the price of this 2017 Subaru Impreza is concerned, it is likely to come between $ 19 000 and $ 24 000. It will be available in markets around 2016.