The interior is colored blue on the seat inserts and carpeting. It made its Southeast Asian debut in 2012 Indonesia International Motor Show.[53]. It has a roof vent and is lightweight, making a good base for a rally car. Policy. Shop millions of cars from over 21,000 dealers and find the perfect car. At the American MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards, the Impreza won the Best Sport Sedan in 2002 and the Best Performance Car in 2004. The sedan body style came later in 2008, paralleling the hatchbacks's model range. It was mechanically the same to the WRX but had a curb weight nudge to 1,240 kg (2,734 lb). Immediately following the first overall WRC event win for both the fledgling Subaru team and its young driver, the late Colin McRae aboard a Group A Legacy on the 1993 Rally New Zealand, the Scotsman's teammate and childhood idol, 1981 World Rally Champion, Ari Vatanen of Finland, went on to finish second in the debut rally of the first ever factory Impreza. The WRX Type RA STi Version II received a radio and air-conditioning in the V-limited form. Search over 163 used 2000-2004 Subarus. Compared to the WRX, the STi had mostly mechanical modifications. [17] ANCAP in Australia tested the Impreza where it scored 34.66 out of 37 points, or the full five-star rating in the occupant safety crash test; the Impreza also scored a four-star pedestrian safety test. [15] The 3rd generation of the high performance WRX STI debuted in October 2007. In 1994, Subaru introduced Subaru Tecnica International (STi badged) versions of the WRX in Japan. Even so, 155 kW in a small package like this is not to be sneezed at, but, even more importantly, it is the way the WRX made its power. A WRX STi Version II V-Limited edition was also produced. Subaru Impreza WRX 2000 Alloy wheel fitment guide Choose appropriate trim of Subaru Impreza WRX 2000: Heads up! (<- leather was an option and there was no such thing as an EU spec STi.). [56] The fifth generation is the first model based on the new Subaru Global Platform, which will be the base for all future Subaru models.[56]. It is easy to extract more power from the 2.0-litre engine, but going for broke will harm it. Search over 276 used Subaru Impreza WRXs. A five-speed manual transmission became available with the 2.2 engine on all models, except the Brighton which was only available with the 1.8 and a 5-speed. The basic model had little more than cosmetic differences, but most had the WR Sport Performance Pack, an option consisting of a new ECU and exhaust for 240 PS (177 kW; 237 hp) and 350 N⋅m (258 lb⋅ft) torque. In late 1995, a two-door coupe was introduced. Subaru has offered 4-door sedan and 5-door body variants since 1992. The car was the only coupe version of the WRX STI GC chassis to receive ABS. Subaru discontinued the Gravel Express when the second generation Impreza was introduced due to very limited sales. It is a limited (900 units) version of the Impreza WRX STI for the Japanese market. Various models of the Impreza have been used by police forces in Japan, Estonia, Latvia, Australia,[66] France,[67] Singapore[68] and in the UK, where they are featured extensively on the TV documentary series Police Interceptors.[69]. Shuddering clutch or graunchy gearbox speaks of hard use. While automatic transmission was not available with the WRX, the 2.5i GT did gain an optional four-speed automatic. Subaru unveiled the fifth generation 2017 model year Impreza sedan and hatchback at the New York International Auto Show in March 2016. The vehicle was unveiled in Motorsport Japan 2008. Sport versions had alloy wheels, and a 2.0-liter engine only. This badge-engineered model has been colloquially referred to as a "Saabaru" among enthusiasts. The body design also took a stronger departure from the Impreza donor model than in the past. In the Japanese domestic market the range comprised the 1.5-liter 15S, plus the 2.0-liter 20S and turbocharged S-GT, both using the 2.0-liter engine. This generation also saw the discontinuation of the wagon, replaced by a new 5-door hatchback body style. The STI (3,395 lbs) is heavier than the WRX (3,174- 3,240 lbs depending on trim) due to a more robust transmission, rear differential and other chassis reinforcements. The 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft turbocharged engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 2 litres. During this generation, Subaru offered a limited edition Impreza Sports Wagon called the Casa Blanca,[8] which had a retro-inspired front and rear end treatment, which was inspired by the popular kei car Subaru Vivio Bistro styling package and Subaru Sambar Dias Classic. For the VA series WRX released in 2014[54] for the 2015 model year, Subaru took a different approach with the model when compared to past generations. ANNOUNCES DECEMBER 2016 AS BEST EVER SALES MONTH; SETS EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEARLY SALES RECORD", "Subaru U.S. Media Center - SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. This win gives Subaru only its second ever COTY trophy and its first victory since the Legacy B4 won 13 years ago.[61][62][63][64][65]. They're now so cheap that some people are starting to look at the original WRX as a car to keep in the shed through the week and enjoy in small doses on the weekend. This series is a limited production series that sports an engine output of 224 kW (305 PS) as special variants were excluded from the gentlemen's agreement. It includes a Cosworth-tuned version of the standard STI engine rated at 400 PS (294 kW; 395 hp),[28] an upper mesh grille with piano black finish on the top frame, modified front bumper with "Cosworth" emblem on the lower mesh grille, 18-inch alloy wheels, lip front spoiler, rear waist spoiler, Bilstein struts, Eibach springs, AP Racing's larger diameter ventilated front brakes with six-piston calipers, Recaro leather seats with "Cosworth" label, piano black center console panel, "Cosworth"-badged floor mats. The 1995 model year also introduced OBD-II (On-Board Diagnostics version 2) in the EJ22/Automatic transmission equipped models. The EJ255 engine received an output boost to 198 kW (265 hp) and 331 N⋅m (244 lb⋅ft) of torque by swapping the previous TD04 turbocharger to an IHI VF52. Trim levels were LX, GL and Sport generation. 2000 Subaru Impreza WRX H4 GAS Manual 5 Speed Added Sep 2019 • 7 Fuel-ups. For 2009, a new 2.5i GT trim arrived to the market with the turbocharged 167 kW; 227 PS (224 hp) engine from the 2008 model WRX (this 2009 WRX received a boost in power). This car was produced on an order-only basis. The 1996 model line-up replaced the base version with the low-content Brighton trim, also used in the Legacy model. It is now almost exactly the same dimensions as the first and second Subaru Legacy (1990–1999). [60], At the car's introduction in 2016, it won the Car of the Year Japan Award. The Subaru Impreza (Japanese: スバル・インプレッサ, Hepburn: Subaru Inpuressa) is a compact car that has been manufactured by Subaru since 1992. 333 cars in blue with gold alloy wheels were produced to celebrate Subaru's WRC title. [32], It is a version of the Japanese model of the Subaru Impreza (4th Gen) G4 2.0i-S with: STI Front Under Spoiler, STI Sport Muffler (Prototype), STI Side Under Spoiler (Prototype), STI Flexible Tower Bar, STI Rear Trunk Spoiler (Prototype), STI Low Down Spring (Prototype), STI Skirt Lip, STI 18-inch Aluminum Wheel, (Prototype), STI Shift Knob – CVT (Prototype), STI Stainless Steel Mesh Brake Hose (Prototype). Learn more about the 2000 Subaru Impreza. This feature is initially available only in Japan, but was expanded to US models of other vehicles, beginning with 2013 Legacy and Outback models. 1,000 WRX STi Version II V-limited were produced, with 555 WRX Type RA STi Version II V-limited models produced. The Impreza received an external facelift for the 1997 model year, followed by an interior redesign in 1998, using the new redesigned dashboard from the Forester. This car is considered the inspiration for the Subaru Forester. Early US models include a choice of a 2.0-liter DOHC (148 hp) engine, five-speed manual or Lineartronic CVT with paddle shifting six-speed manual mode. It's often said that the original is the best. For the US market, the WRX was offered in "base", Premium, and Limited trim levels. It's the combination that allows to Subaru to flatter average drivers by making them look good. The 2012 Impreza received longer wheelbase that provides more interior room for passengers. The five-speed manual transmission was changed to the same found in the fourth-generation Legacy GT. Announced on 22 October 1992,[5] the Impreza was released in Japan in November and offered in either front-wheel drive (FWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD) versions and as a four-door sedan or five-door hatchback/wagon (Touring). Since the third generation series, some markets have adopted the abbreviated Subaru WRX name for these high-performance variants. Further changes in 2010 for year model 2011 saw the WRX gain the wide-body shell from the STI, as well as the addition of quad muffler tips with diffuser. The car weighed 1,240 kg (2,734 lb) and had gold wheels like those on the World Rally Championship Impreza. The regular STi's engine output stood at 275 PS (202 kW; 271 bhp). To differentiate the STI from the regular WRX, Subaru opted to manufacture the STI with a wider body and therefore track—as noted by the flared wheel arches. The 2015–2016 models had an updated grille, bumper, side mirrors and increased sound deadening. [72] The Subaru Road Racing Team debuted the Impreza WRX STI hatchback and switched to Impreza WRX STI sedan in 2011 participated to the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge series. In Japan, there was a Version of the WRX Sports Wagon with Outback trim, a bull bar and tailgate mounted spare wheel called the "Impreza Gravel Express". It included engine, suspension, and body parts improvement over the regular model. October 1993 was also the start of production of the hatchback version, with 220 PS (162 kW; 217 hp). And now Subaru has recently given us an all-new WRX with a body style so radically different from its forebears that without the badge to guide you, you would never guess they were even related. The 16 cars imported to the UK were modified by Prodrive, with longer gear ratios, and UK specification lights. [22], It is a limited (300 units) version of the Impreza WRX STI hatchback for the Japanese market, with a new set of coilovers with retuned springs and shocks, thicker front and rear anti-roll bars, 18-inch aluminum wheels, white body colour, black lip spoiler, Recaro leather seats with red stitching, a commemorative plaque on the center console, new set of door sills.[23]. The Subaru Impreza (GD) 2.0 WRX AWD has a Boxer 4, Petrol engine with 1994 cm3 / 121.7 cu-in capacity. The general WRX profile/silhouette was carried over from the Impreza, as were the front doors, trunk lid, and interior. [7] According to a Motor Trend article written March 1992 on page 26, the name of Subaru's new compact was, initially, to be called the Loyale, displaying an official photograph of the four-door sedan. Furthermore, Subaru utilized aluminum suspension components for the STI. [30][31], It is a version of the Impreza WRX STI A-Line 4-door sedan and 5-door hatchback for the Japanese market. Export paperwork, shipping to any major port. Changes in the engine compartment consist primarily of a fourth generation Legacy GT style intake manifold and intercooler. Officially, it produced 280 PS (276 bhp; 206 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 363 N⋅m; 268 lbf⋅ft (37 kg⋅m) at 3,200 rpm of torque, fuel feed by Electronic Fuel Injection and an IHI RHF 5HB turbocharger. Japanese specification models are fitted with an engine start button. [55] Models for markets outside of North America continue to be produced in Japan. Subaru has rated the new Impreza in the US market [58] (with 2.0L engine) an EPA-estimated 28 miles per US gallon (8.4 L/100 km; 34 mpg‑imp) city /38 miles per US gallon (6.2 L/100 km; 46 mpg‑imp) highway. Naturally aspirated flat-four (boxer) engines comprised the 1.5-liter EJ15, the 1.6-liter EJ16, the 2.0-liter EJ20, and the 2.5-liter EJ25. This 2000 Subaru Impreza 2.5RS was acquired by the seller in 2017 from the previous owner who modified it with a turbocharged 2.0L EJ205 flat-four from a WRX that is paired with an STi-sourced six-speed manual transmission and limited-slip rear differential. The most noticeable feature on the STI sedan is a large rear spoiler. For a start, it was the lightest car to bear the WRX tag, and while that also means it's probably going to have the odd rattle and squeak these days, it also means that performance is right up there, despite it lacking outright power compared with later models. Although not present in the North American model, the new Impreza is also the first car ever produced by a Japanese brand to include a pedestrian protection airbag as standard. It was introduced as a replacement for the Leone, with the predecessor's EA series engines replaced by the new EJ series. [73] In 2016, Higgins again broke the record in a modified WRX STI.[74]. Our store is full of car body kits and truck body kits, so take a look at our fantastic selection. The P1, or Prodrive One, is echoed in the name of the Prodrive P2 concept car. Subaru adopted the name "WRX" to stand for "World Rally eXperimental" as all WRX versions (1992 to present) feature rally inspired technology, including all wheel drive, stiffened suspensions and turbocharged four cylinder engines. From 1992 through 1996, the WRX was made as a front-wheel-drive car. The firm also offered a coupe from 1995 until 2001, and a 5-door wagon from the Impreza's introduction in the form of a hatchback. The engine features HKS connecting rods and pistons, factory crankshaft, ported head, 272/272 camshafts, Brian Crower springs, and … The third generation high-performance WRX variants continued in production until new versions were released in early 2014. A full size spare is included with this vehicle, the paint is in great shape and condition, the brakes are in great condition, the exterior was well maintained. Two models are available as of July 2009, 2.0 TD and 2.0 TD Sport. The front suspension uses a MacPherson strut setup, while the rear features a new double wishbone suspension. Because 50 22Bs had already been imported privately into the UK, Subaru had to wait until 1999 to register the 16 officially imported cars under the VCA's Single Vehicle Approval scheme. Although first adopted by the STI, the wide-body platform was later utilized by the standard WRX range. This led to the car now achieving a 0–60 mph (0–97 km/h) time of 4.7 seconds, as tested by Car and Driver. The new model gains 15 kg (33 lb). The suspension has been set up for better comfort, while Active Torque Vectoring in some models improves dynamics. In Australia, the WRX is available as a sedan or hatchback. This device was an electromechanical differential that could lock the differential. The "Phase 2" engine now fitted developed 160 kW (218 PS; 215 bhp), an increase of 5 kW (7 PS; 7 bhp) over the previous model. Save up to $6,373 on one of 2,860 used 2000 Subaru Imprezas near you. 2000 Subaru Impreza Wagon WRX: The Subaru Impreza Wagon WRX is an all wheel drive automobile, with the motor mounted in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon bodyshell. Title: 2000 Subaru Impreza WRX P1 Workshop Manual File Size: 7.5 MB File Type: PDF File Manual Type: Factory Service Manual Workshop manual for 2000 Impreza WRX P1 model, details full specifications, repair and maintenance information. GL trim levels were either front-wheel drive (Subaru badged these 2WD) or all-wheel-drive (badged AWD); cars launched in 1993 had a choice of 1.6- and 1.8-liter flat-4 engines, the 1.6 being available with 2WD, the 1.8 an AWD version only. The hood-scoop found on the American Outback Sport was non-functional but was probably included because the American and Japanese versions were built at the same factory in Japan. The first upgrade to the car in 2000 led to the boggle-eyed monster that nobody then, or now, seems to want to own. Visit This means the displacement was increased from 2.0 L (1,994 cc) to 2.2 L (2,212 cc), bored up to 96.9 mm (3.81 in). The Subaru Impreza 2000 is available in Regular Unleaded Petrol and Premium Unleaded Petrol. Naturally aspirated 2.0-liter versions fell under the R, RX and RS trims, with the turbocharged 2.5-liter reserved for the WRX. The system can help maintain a safe distance on the highway, a lane departure warning system, a wake up call when traffic lights change, and even keeps an eye out for pedestrians. [37][38], In 2010, the Impreza won the AMI Insurance performance car of the year award.[39]. It was the top trim level of the Impreza wagon model with no significant mechanical or performance changes from the lower trim levels aside from a slightly lifted suspension. Overspray on window rubbers suggests crash repairs, as does wrinkled metal under the bonnet. In Japan, it remained to be called the Subaru Impreza XV. The Impreza brought Subaru three consecutive WRC constructors' titles (1995–1997, the latter season the first for the newly introduced World Rally Car class) and a driver's championship for McRae in 1995, the late Richard Burns in 2001, and the Norwegian, Petter Solberg in 2003. Find the best Subaru Impreza WRX for sale near you. Weighing in at 1,270 kg (2,800 lb), the S201 had a tri-planar wing and a massive front air splitter. The first STi was known simply as "WRX STi version", with 100 per month were produced starting from February 1994. [13] The car's curb weight is 1,270 kilograms (2,800 lb). The car has also been used in endurance racing, having had class wins at the 2011 24 Hours of Nürburgring, the 1995 Eastern Creek 12 Hour, and the Bathurst 12 Hour in 1994 and 2007 and 2009. Rather than wait ages for the turbocharger to spool up, it came in quite early and in an explosive lump. There was also an optional Prodrive suspension pack. It is called the WRX Type R. The coupe was chosen by Prodrive for use in the WRC because it was lighter and stiffer than the sedan, although it carried the same exterior dimensions. This model was also produced as a 555 limited edition. Highlighted items are for OEM wheels, the rest are replacement options Page navigation by markets: Heads up! Below is a list of championships won. Read Subaru Impreza WRX car reviews and compare Subaru Impreza WRX prices and features at carsales.com.au. The Subaru Impreza 2000 comes in Hatchback and Sedan. The interior and the cockpit were changed into a newer design along with the new white colored gauges. Based on the Impreza WRX STI, the model utilised technology developed through STI's participation in the 24 Hours Nürburgring Race to the full. The STI 4 high-level wing was fitted to the sedan, and STI-style front bucket seats and firmer suspension were also fitted. Mechanically the GC8F was virtually the same as its predecessor. In order to allow for ABS, the DCCD was dropped. Title. There is also a bigger station wagon with different bodywork, called the Subaru Levorg. It is a version of the WRX STI with a five-speed semi-automatic, steering wheel-mounted paddle shifter. This car is fast. ANNOUNCES DECEMBER 2017 AS BEST-EVER SALES MONTH; SETS BEST-EVER YEARLY SALES RECORD", "Subaru U.S. Media Center - SUBARU OF AMERICA CELEBRATES A DECADE OF YEARLY SALES RECORDS WITH BEST-EVER DECEMBER", "Subaru U.S. Media Center - SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. Subaru revealed the third generation Impreza at the New York Auto Show on 2 April 2007—both the standard naturally aspirated Impreza and turbocharged WRX versions were revealed. Producing 275 PS (202 kW; 271 bhp), this version of the WRX STi came with a Driver Controlled Center Differential (DCCD). The Subaru Impreza WRX has always been a winner due to its all-wheel drive, and the Impreza offers more go-anywhere capabilities than any of its competitors, while also offering more sure-footed performance in inclement weather conditions. [6] The car used a shortened version of the Legacy's floor pan. E-Mail. Subsequently, the 2.5RS performance model was introduced in 1998 (the same year the 1.8-liter engine was dropped). As the name implies, focus was given to the car's performance on public roads in its development in order to create the best road-going car possible. The STI available in Japan is fitted with the 2.0-liter EJ207 engine with twin scroll turbocharger generating 227 kW (308 PS) at 6,500 rpm and 422 N⋅m (311 lb⋅ft) of torque at 4,400 rpm. Get 2000 Subaru Impreza values, consumer reviews, safety ratings, and find cars for sale near you. Stock No: 26178 Subaru Impreza WRX STi, 2000, 115310 km. Larger in size compared to the previous iteration, the sedan increased its width by 40 millimetres (1.6 in), while the wagon notably increased by just 5 millimetres (0.2 in)—placing the two variants in different Japanese classification categories. Subaru chose to continue their longstanding use of the boxer engine in the Impreza.
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