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Subaru Impreza (2014-2017) review

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Key features
  • Medium
  • Used only
  • Petrol/Diesel/Mild hybrid
Expert review

The Subaru Impreza name conjures up images of enormous rear wings, dustbin-size exhausts and domination of World Rally Championships through the nineties and early noughties. However, the Impreza as launched in 2014 is far from this - it's a civilised all-wheel-drive family hatchback with no gold wheels or bonnet air intakes in sight. But is it any good? Read our full review to find out.

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  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
  • What's it like to drive?
  • How reliable is it?
  • How comfortable and spacious is it?
  • How economical is it to run?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

May 2014

Released

May 2014

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