Demand for the new Subaru Impreza was higher than expected

Applications for a sedan and a hatchback Impreza G4 Impreza Sport (Japan name) began to take 1 September 2016. According to local media referring to representatives of the Subaru, presently registered 5883 orders, and the plan was 2 500 units per month. "Live" sales of the new Impreza will start in the domestic market on 25 October.

The world premiere of the latest generation Impreza family was held in New York in March of this year in Japan, a sedan and hatch debut in July. The model is based on the new Subaru Global Platform Modular Platform (SGP).

While the Impreza is offered at home with the two-liter horizontally-opposed engine rated at 154 hp The motor is mated to a CVT Lineartronic. By the end of the year should appear on sale cars with a 1.6 liter petrol unit, an outstanding 115 hp Both the sedan and the hatchback is available with front-wheel and all-wheel drive.

The Subaru Impreza standard equipment list includes the airbag for pedestrians – it is installed under the hood, and when triggered, as it were "underlain" for the victim. Also in the arsenal of new items listed EyeSight security complex, which consists of adaptive cruise control, automatic braking function, warning systems, its withdrawal from the occupied lane and approaching the markup.

Price and Impreza G4 sedan, and "pyatidverki» Impreza Sport 1.6 with a motor begins to 1,922,400 yen – about 1.163 million rubles on the current exchange rate. Both versions with the 2.0 engine cost between 2.16 million yen (about 1.306 million rubles).

In December of this year, the new Impreza will be launched in the United States. Information about Subaru plans to bring the model to the Russian market yet.