Review: Subaru Impreza (2008 – 2012)

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Same qualities underneath as previous Imprezas. Cheap entry level 4WD 1.5R useful for anyone living above the snow line.

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Subaru Impreza (2008 – 2012): At A Glance

Totally new 5-door Subaru Impreza launched autumn 2007 at Frankfurt Show in 1.5 and 2.0 litre naturally-aspirated versions.

What does a Subaru Impreza (2008 – 2012) cost?

List Price from £26,325
Buy new from £24,673
Contract hire from £409.46 per month

Real MPG average for a Subaru Impreza (2008 – 2012)

Real MPG was created following thousands of readers telling us that their cars could not match the official figures.

Real MPG gives real world data from drivers like you to show how much fuel a vehicle really uses.

Average performance

93%

Real MPG

23–52 mpg

MPGs submitted

56

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