Subaru SVX vs Subaru WRX 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.

1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
No Data Available
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD
MSRP
$27,495
Invoice
$25,925
Average Price Paid
$27,446
247 listings nationwide

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1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
No Data Available
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$31,120
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,769
21 listings nationwide

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

1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
20
Jamie writes:
I believe they are very fun cars to own very over looked by a lot of people cause they aren’t the fastest ca...
Handling Ranked 1997 Nissan 240SX 2 Dr STD Coupe worse.
"Awd independent suspension "
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
230 hp @ 5,400 RPM
268 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
228 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
258 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10:1
10.6:1
Displacement
3,300 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.82 in x 2.95 in
3.39 in x 3.39 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- 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
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.5 in 43.3 in
Back Legroom 28.5 in 35.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8.2 cu ft 12 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,115 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 182.1 in 180.9 in
Width 69.7 in 78.9 in
Height 48.4 in 58.1 in
Wheelbase 102.8 in 104.3 in

Available Options

1997 Subaru SVX
L AWD
2021 Subaru WRX
AWD

Exterior Colors

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

Option Packages

  • Popular Package #1
  • Popular Package #3
  • Popular Package #3 (IZT)
  • STI Performance Exhaust System (WRX)
  • WRX Short Throw Shifter Package
  • WRX Sport Package

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