2002 Subaru Impreza WRX User Reviews

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    Displaying 21 - 30 of 113 2002 Subaru Impreza WRX reviews.

    2002 Subaru Impreza WRX Base Review
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    35

    Fun — Hot color, manual gearbox, all wheel drive, turbo..... few modds..... "the sneeze" upon shifting, noizy, bumpy ride.....0 level of comfort(exept the A/C wich is more a necessety) is equal to huge nuber of adrenalin in the blood..... i also heard it gives great gas milege if you drive under 3k rpm.... hmmmmmm....its a myth(to drive under 3k).... another words you either love this car... or hate it....

    Pros: fun

    Cons: fun

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    2002 Subaru Impreza WRX Base Review
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    No Car Is More Fun At The Track And In The Snow — Awesome car for the money. Easy to handle due to AWD. Lots of power although lacking low end torque. The 2002 had little show but everything was functional. Make a great track and autocross car. Only problems were the wheel bearings and clutch which were common problems with that model.

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

    Pros: Fun yet practical

    Cons: Econocar roots

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    My 02 Wrx, First Car — Loved the car, was modified, also was my first car.One day I decided it wasnot fast enough so I must up the boost with the manual boost controler so I did and the trans didnt like it. No more 2nd gear

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

    Pros: awd turbo, fast and sounds amazing due to boxer engine

    Cons: tranny in the scobby sucked

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    Good Intermediate Car. — Love my scuby, I've had 3 turbo charged cars before, this is my favorite one by far. Put a little over three grand into the motor and doubled its power, while keeping fuel economy in the area that allows me to keep it as a daily. Only downside is that the next step would be to swap the entire underbody for STI which would cost half as much as the car itself.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: AWD, 27 mpg, ~450hp, and of course, the boxer sound.

    Cons: No STI underbody.

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    Great — not a thing lol for the most part the car is great. the only thing i don't like is that the clutch and tranny wear easy. the performance is great and it's an all around fun car to drive. if your looking for something fast with a decent price tag look at this car

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: boost

    Cons: tranny issues

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    2002 Subaru Impreza WRX Wagon Review
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    Subie's Rock!! — cost of maintenance is high premium gas speed and upgrades best car i have ever owned unlimited potential for upgrades bug eye beauty love my aspen white looking to get a new sti on my next car purchace looking to hit 400 hp in my wagon

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: power and awd

    Cons: none

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    02 Subaru Wrx — The performance was not the best but it was a little fun from 0 - 60 but it lacked power beyond that, i installed all the parts on it so id say quality is medium to good, it looked clean as far as looks, it got medium gas mileage, id say the car was an over all decently fun car.

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

    Pros: Turbo

    Cons: weak transmission

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    Will Buy More Subys — its a gokart with a turbo and all wheel drive what more could you ask for its fun reliable fast handles like a dream and even better when you tune and tweek the car to get more out of it

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: its awesome

    Cons: nothing

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    Sweet Car — Over all the car is a great performer All Wheel Drive Turbo is the way to go!. I like the fully symmetrical All Wheel Drive system they have for all their Subaru's. Its a great quality car it hasn't had any problems except for routine maintenance.

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

    Pros: All Wheel Drive Turbo

    Cons: Transmission

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    Own It If You Can Afford To Own One. — I love the car. It is peppy, handles well, responds well to modifications. I have had issues with it in terms of reliability, but it is a fun car, that is the point. Mileage is poor, and parts are expensive, though.

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

    Pros: Turbo and AWD

    Cons: Some reliability issues with mine; I am told it is hit or miss.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2013 Subaru Impreza WRX Reviews

    Wrx Hatchback Is Practical & Fun To Drive By blumski

    I have really enjoyed my WRX Premium Hatchback over the past two years. It has great power, looks stunning and is great in winter weather with snow tires. The summer tires from the factory provide go... Read More

    A Car Enthusiasts Daily Driver By bassplayerblink

    My 2013 Subaru WRX has been a very good car, it feels and runs very strong. I enjoy driving it daily. For a surfer/outdoors person, more storage room is needed or roof racks for weekend trips up st... Read More

    2012 Subaru Impreza WRX Reviews

    My 2012 Wrx Hatchback By Ben

    This car is amazing, the acceleration is amazing, the braking is amazing, the handling is very precise. The build quality is pretty good, I had a minor transmission issue, but they fixed it under w... Read More

    2011 Subaru Impreza WRX Reviews

    Sports Car That Can Do Everything, And Go Anywhere By mayeb00

    New to me, this 2011 WRX has been on my wish list for quite a while. It is a great every day driver with enough performance to match any 'everyday road' use. Premium gas and MPG is the only draw... Read More

    Most Fun I Have Ever Had Driving A Car! By GrizzlyMclane1

    This is one of the most fun cars I have ever driven. With its 265HP 2.5L inter-cooled boxer turbo engine, continuous all wheel drive you will pull away from the competition on the straights and handle... Read More

    2010 Subaru Impreza WRX Reviews

    Impressive By scottyp19

    great car, even for a family. regardless the mpg. great performance & power. leather interior with heated seats, power windows & locks. power seats would be nice, but not needed. handles great around ... Read More

    My Scooby By Dallas

    Performance is great. Build quality is pretty good, some rattles and signal is kinda funk. The exterior is great, sporty but not too attention grabbing. Interior is very clean and classy, but the so... Read More

    2009 Subaru Impreza WRX Reviews

    Love It And Am Sad To Have To Sell It, But I Have To Move On For My Family By Emjayem

    After a few upgrades to the vehicle, I have no complaints, it's all good. Its a sharp looking car and It handles like a high-end German car. I can drive it all day and not get a headache because of lo... Read More

    Wrausarex (please Keep Your Hands In The Vehicle At All Times). By Interceptor

    One of best decisions I've made was trading in my 2004 WRX for an 09 WRX! Although I think my 04 looked Beefy like the Incredible Hulk... this WRX has the little niceties (MP3, Bluetooth - phone, Sat... Read More

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