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1996 Subaru SVX LSi AWDReview
svxcess writes:
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This Is An Extremely Well-engineered Vehicle That Combines Luxury, Style, Great Looks — I am the owner of the pristine car in the photo. My modifications to the engine, braking, exhaust and suspension make this car much more responsive than when it was new. Currently has 138,000 miles. Absolutely perfect in every way. Gas mileage averages around 24mpg, getting about 380 miles to the tank. With proper maintenance, these cars can go 350,000 miles or more on the original engine

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Extremely comfortable and responsive, sleek styling, bulletproof engine, Great AWD

Cons: Parts are quickly becoming scarce or obsolete

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1996 Subaru SVX L AWDReview
lms writes:

A Wonderful Car For A Person With A Sense Of Adventure And Style. — I love this car. It goes really fast and corners as though on rails. Bought it new in 1996. I am 61 yrs old, female, and find this car as fun now as I did when my husband purchased it for me as a gift. Yes, it had some significant problems with brake rotors while new. It is so fine looking!

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: fast,fun,different looking and a joy to drive.

Cons: parts for this car cost an arm and a leg.  Large men find it uncomfortable to get in and out of it

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1996 Subaru SVX LSi AWDReview
Will writes:

Svx Is Amazing — Bought it with 87k on it and have put on 4k thus far. It is so much fun. It may be slow off the line and look different from most cars but thats what makes it great. It corners well and grips extremely well. (It should considering its 3600 pound curb weight) Just a great car.

Pros: Fast, Corners well, Fun to Drive

Cons: Slow off the line, exspensive to keep on the road

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1997 Subaru SVX Reviews

Review By 1995UltraZZ28

There is nothing to compare this car to not even by todays standards. Read More

Love It. By Cameron

Gas mileage is average at best, usually around 20 mpg and about 27 on the freeway. Performance is pretty good, it makes a great sound getting up to redline but the car is way too heavy. Parts are hard... Read More

1995 Subaru SVX Reviews

Probably Never Going To Find One It Good Condition, But Buy It If You Do. By C J

Window in Window AWD Boxer 6 3.3 L Airplane Interior Exhaust Note Eye Catcher Negative: Premium Gas - 24 MPG Average Only Automatic Trans Pros: Dependibility Sexy Rare Decent Acceleration and Brakin... Read More

Subaru Needs To Engineer A New Svx!!! By Luca

I have never driven a sexier, better designed, better built, more tech savvy assembly quality, better performing, better traction car with such room in the `boot' and split folding rear seats in my li... Read More

1994 Subaru SVX Reviews

Great Car If You Can Find A Good One Now In The $5,000 Range By ConnSVx

Not a graceful car to enter. Heavy doors and trunk lid. The smile after driving it is hard to wipe off your face . If U like attention this is the car for U.Allow extra time when stopping for GAS . ... Read More

A Truly Unique Care That Is Becoming Rare With Each Passing Year By Vic

Excellent car with impressive performance, especially at cruising speed on the highway. The build quality is first rate and with its window in window styling, this 2-door coupe will turn plenty of h... Read More

1993 Subaru SVX Reviews

A True Engineering Marval By Amanda

Tis car has been my dream car since I first saw it as a child. It's unique and powerful and constantly turns heads. I love driving this car, while its all wheel drive it still has alot of spunk and ... Read More

Rare And Fanastic! By Anders

It's the car that never breaks down and it turns head wherever I go. Wonderful boxer 6-cylinder engine. The fastest, most powerful, heaviest car I've ever owned, with automatic gearbox and all wheel... Read More

1992 Subaru SVX Reviews

Review By Guru9BG15T

Value........depends on the source. The car is very unique and not for everyone. I f you like DIFFERENT , You will love this vehicle Read More

Futuristic Classy Design, Real Head Turner By svx1992

Car came out in the 90's and was ahead of its time with the options that came with it. Nice design, low in the front so good view of the road. Love the window within a window setup, only the middle pa... Read More

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