The balanced design of Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive creates uniform stability and delivers an optimal distribution of power for maximum traction. It makes for improved handling, a quicker response to road conditions, and superior fuel efficiency. No other brand gives you the confidence and all-weather capability of standard all-wheel drive in a compact car.
The durable SUBARU BOXER® engine combined with the available Lineartronic® CVT allows the Impreza to get up to a fuel-efficient 36 MPG highway.
The Impreza is built for the long road ahead. In fact, 95% of Impreza vehicles sold in the last 10 years are still on the road today. Kelley Blue Book named the Subaru Impreza as the Best Resale Value in its class for 2020. The Impreza has also had the highest residual value in its class for four years running. Just some of the reasons why the Impreza is the best-selling all-wheel drive compact car.
Drawn from more than 50 years of intelligent performance, the unique SUBARU BOXER® engine has pistons that move side to side, canceling out each other's vibrations so it can run more smoothly and efficiently. This horizontal layout also offers better balance while delivering a maximum transfer of power. It also features direct injection for improved performance and fuel economy.
Standard on: All models
The 2021 Impreza features STARLINK Multimedia with standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration. Wireless pairing and hands-free smartphone operation allow for safe and easy connection to your favorite apps and content. Access news, navigation, music, podcasts, and more through available cloud-based STARLINK apps and SiriusXM®. An 8-inch touchscreen is available, as well as a built-in and voice-activated navigation system powered by TomTom®.
The Impreza features a refined, spacious interior with high-quality soft-touch materials, contrast stitching, and plenty of space for passenger comfort. The roomy 2021 Impreza offers up to 100.9 cu. ft. of passenger volume – more than the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, or Mazda3, just to name a few. Combined with the large cargo area and wide rear gate opening on 5-door models, the Impreza is prepared for almost any adventure.
Everyone's journey is different. That's why the Impreza gives you a choice. Pick the classic style and clean lines of the Impreza Sedan or get the sporty look and impressive cargo capability of the Impreza 5-door.
The Harman Kardon premium audio system captures detail-rich acoustics through enhanced sound control and superior high sound output. At the heart of the system lies a high-performance 8-Channel, class-D amplifier pumping out 432 equivalent watts of power. The amplifier works to efficiently distribute clean audio signals to the vehicle's 8-speaker sound system – including a dedicated center channel speaker and subwoofer. Harman's Clari-Fi™ Technology restores and corrects audio fidelity, resulting in musical reproduction that sounds clearer, crisper, and more dynamic.
Available on: Sport and Limited
STARLINK Safety and Security offers an array of connected services to help keep you and your Impreza safe whether you're in your vehicle, at your computer, or on your smartphone. Advanced Automatic Collision Notification will alert an operator in the event of an accident, and SOS Emergency Assistance can get you roadside help at the push of a button. Remote Engine Start with Climate Control, accessible via your smartphone, ensures your Impreza is always ready and comfortable.There are also STARLINK Concierge services for personal assistance with tasks like navigation, restaurant reservations, and scheduling service appointments.
Standard on: Premium, Sport, and Limited
Every 2021 Impreza now features standard EyeSight Driver Assist Technology, which monitors traffic movement, optimizes cruise control, and warns you when you're swaying outside your lane. The Automatic Pre-Collision Braking feature can apply full braking force and bring you to a complete stop in emergency situations. Lane Keep Assist can even help you steer back into your lane. Another way Subaru designs vehicles with your safety in mind.
EyeSight has been found to reduce rear-end crashes with injuries by up to 85%.
Standard on: All models
The 2021 Impreza features an entire suite of available safety technologies to help protect you and your passengers. The Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spots. Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you back up. With available Reverse Automatic Braking, your vehicle can even stop itself to help avoid objects behind you.
Blind-Spot Detection and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert available on: Premium and Sport
Standard on: Limited
Reverse Automatic Braking standard on: Limited