Under the Hood

A 2.5-liter horizontally opposed four-cylinder engine sends 165 horsepower to a standard five-speed-manual or optional four-speed-automatic transmission. Every Subaru vehicle has all-wheel drive, but the 2.5 GT equipped with a Sportshift automatic transmission uses Variable Torque Distribution all-wheel drive.

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    Safety
    The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety crash-tested the 2008 Impreza, and the car earned a Good overall rating Ч the highest possible score Ч in frontal-offset, side-impact and rear crash test ...

    OFF button
    The automatic climate control system turns off (the air conditioner compressor and fan turn off) when the УOFFФ button is pressed. When the УOFFФ button is pressed, the outside air circulation mo ...

    Drive belts
    It is unnecessary to check the deflection of the drive belt periodically because your engine is equipped with an automatic belt tension adjuster. However, replacement of the belt should be done ac ...