Subaru Impreza WRX vs Subaru WRX STI Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base
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2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD
MSRP
$36,995
Invoice
$34,960
Average Price Paid
$34,624
243 listings nationwide

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Base
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AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$17,189
31 listings nationwide

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2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$38,269
34 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base
Michael Perkins Preview:

It’s never easy coming to the end of an era, especially one that should’ve ended already. With the WRX, everyone expected to see a new version by now. The Impreza upon which it’s based...

2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD
Kyree Williams Test Drive Review:

The Subaru WRX STI powerslid into the United States for the 2004 model year, sporting a turbocharged engine and a massive rear wing, and ready to take on the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolutio...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 6
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base
Jo writes:
I chose the car because of AWD and the performance of the car.
NoahAron writes:
Great cargo capacity, the back seats are able to fold down too, and overall comfort of the car is a 10 for me....
Bruce writes:
power, four wheel drive, resale value
2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD
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Specs

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base
2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Manual 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.9 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
265 hp @ 6,000 RPM
310 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
244 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
290 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
8.4:1
8.1:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.92 in x 3.11 in
3.92 in x 3.11 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.5 in 43.3 in
Back Legroom 33.5 in 35.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 11.3 cu ft 12 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 959 lbs
Exterior
Length 180.3 in 180.9 in
Width 70.7 in 79.5 in
Height 58.1 in 58.1 in
Wheelbase 103.3 in 104.3 in

Available Options

2014 Subaru Impreza WRX
Base

Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Plasma Blue Silica
  • Satin White Pearl
  • WR Blue Pearl

Option Packages

  • 10" Powered Subwoofer
  • Popular Package #2 (IYO)
  • Popular Package #2B
  • SPT Performance Exhaust
  • Sport Performance 1A
2020 Subaru WRX STI
AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Ceramic White
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Lapis Blue Pearl
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Pure Red
  • WR Blue Pearl

Option Packages

  • RECARO Front Seats
  • Series.White
  • Popular Package #1
  • Popular Package #3
  • Popular Package #3 (IZT)
  • STI Short Throw Shifter Package
  • Thule Crossbar Set

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