- International debut at 2022 Los Angeles Auto Present
- The sixth era Impreza encompasses a sportier 5-door design, a 10-percent stiffer chassis and improved efficiency
- New RS trim stage outfitted with 2.5-litre 182 hp SUBARU BOXER engine
- 11.6-inch SUBARU STARLINK infotainment show
- Improved EyeSight Driver Help Expertise as customary
- Accessible wi-fi Apple CarPlay and wi-fi Android Auto
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2022 /CNW/ – Subaru Canada, Inc. at present revealed to the world the all-new 2024 Impreza on the Los Angeles Auto Present. The sixth era Impreza receives an all-new design, improved efficiency, enhanced security options, and up to date multimedia expertise. Additionally new for 2024 is the RS trim that includes a 2.5-litre SUBARU BOXER engine, unique 18-inch wheels, and distinctive exterior and inside parts.
The Impreza debuted 30 years in the past on the 1992 Los Angeles Auto Present, providing clients a value-packed compact automotive with accessible Subaru symmetrical full-time All-Wheel Drive. A pioneer within the compact automotive section, Impreza was the one car on the time to supply all-wheel drive. The Impreza additionally laid the muse for the legendary WRX, the efficiency automotive with rally championships that span 4 a long time.
The 2024 Impreza lineup receives a sporty new look and comes customary with the most recent era of EyeSight Driver Help Expertise. The SUBARU STARLINK 11.6-inch Multimedia Plus system is accessible for the primary time on Impreza and comes with wi-fi Apple CarPlay and wi-fi Android Auto. The system additionally gives on-screen controls for audio, local weather management, and car options.
For 2024, the Impreza mannequin line has a better emphasis on the car’s sportiness, versatility, and functionality. The Impreza is now accessible in Comfort, Touring, and new RS and Sport-tech trim ranges.
Efficiency and Dealing with
The 2024 Impreza has been designed across the idea of utility and sportiness that lends itself to an energetic life-style. Customary throughout the mannequin line is a revised Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system providing a sooner response time, extra agile dealing with, and higher cornering. The all-wheel-drive system is additional enhanced with customary Energetic Torque Vectoring that, mixed, delivers wonderful traction and agility.
The Comfort and Touring trims are outfitted with a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder direct-injection SUBARU BOXER engine producing 152-hp and 145 lb.-ft. of torque. The brand new RS and Sport-tech upgrades to a 2.5-litre BOXER engine delivering a powerful 182 hp and 178 lb.-ft. of torque. Customary on all trim ranges is a Lineartronic CVT (Repeatedly Variable Transmission). The Touring, RS, and Sport-tech trims characteristic an 8-speed handbook mode with steering wheel paddle shifters that permit the driving force to manage the transmission by way of eight pre-set ratios.
The 2024 Impreza additionally receives a model of the WRX sports activities automotive’s dual-pinion digital energy steering rack, providing a extra direct and pure steering really feel and better responsiveness.
Touring and better trim ranges are outfitted with the SI-Drive efficiency administration system and bigger wheels. Touring trim receives a Canadian-exclusive 17-inch wheel design whereas RS and Sport-tech obtain 18-inch alloy wheels. A sport-tuned suspension maximizes efficiency and dealing with.
New Design and Up to date Chassis
The Subaru International Platform for the 2024 Impreza has been enhanced with 10 per cent greater torsional rigidity. A full internal body building mixed with further structural adhesives (from 8 metres to 27 metres) contributes to raised physique rigidity and lighter weight. These updates ship an improved dynamic efficiency, smoother experience, and quieter cabin.
The cabin advantages from an enhanced deal with the occupants and their interplay with the car. A extra supportive entrance seat design will increase general consolation and minimizes fatigue. A targeted effort on decreasing sounds inside particular frequency ranges resulted in a quieter and extra snug cabin. The fashionable, clear inside design encompasses a outstanding centre data show with extremely visible controls in addition to ample head and leg room and space for storing.
Customary on all 2024 Impreza fashions is the most recent model of the award-winning EyeSight Driver Help Expertise. The improved system operates smoother, sooner, and beneath a better vary of situations. These enhancements are because of a wider discipline of view, up to date management software program, and the addition of an electrical brake booster. EyeSight can now determine bicycles and pedestrians at intersections sooner and, when crucial, alerts the driving force and applies brakes to keep away from collisions
Automated Emergency Steering is included on fashions outfitted with Subaru Rear/Facet Automobile Detection, together with Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Maintain Help and Rear Cross-Site visitors Alert. The security characteristic works with EyeSight and Blind-Spot Detection to help with steering management to assist keep away from a collision at speeds lower than 80 km/h.
Customary Rear Seat Reminder is designed to assist forestall little one and/or pet entrapment by alerting the driving force to examine the rear seat earlier than exiting the car.
Sport-tech options DriverFocus Distraction Mitigation System for the primary time in Impreza, using a digicam angled on the driver’s face and facial recognition software program to observe fatigue or lack of consideration. Working in concord with Subaru EyeSight, this state-of-the-art system was developed to deal with the persistent concern of visitors accidents attributable to distraction or fatigue.
All through its 30-year historical past, Impreza has obtained security awards from trusted organizations together with the Insurance coverage Institute for Freeway Security (IIHS). The outgoing Subaru Impreza was named a 2022 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK. This marks the fifteenth consecutive 12 months the compact automotive has earned this award (2007-2022) and contains the best attainable ranking of “Superior” for frontal crash prevention from IIHS. Subaru anticipates the all-new 2024 Impreza will proceed to ship exemplary security efficiency.
Consolation and Comfort
All trim ranges characteristic energy door locks, home windows and aspect mirrors, welcome lighting, Distant Keyless Entry, heated entrance seats, and 60/40 folding rear seats. The car’s local weather management system has been up to date to deal with occupied seats, (vs. complete cabin) for improved consolation and gas economic system. Twin-zone heating/cooling management is customary throughout the mannequin line.
The Touring trim provides heated steering, Keyless Entry with Push-Button Begin, and fog lights.
RS and Sport-tech achieve a Harman Kardon 10-speaker system, wi-fi charger, energy moonroof, and 10-way energy entrance driver seat with lumbar assist. Sport-tech features leather-based seating surfaces.
Subaru In-Automobile Expertise
For the primary time, the SUBARU STARLINK 11.6-inch tablet-style infotainment system is accessible for Impreza. The 11.6-inch high-resolution touchscreen is supplied with wi-fi Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with a full-screen show. The multimedia system additionally works as a central data show with mixture meter integration and on-screen controls for audio, local weather, and car features. Extra options embrace Bluetooth hands-free cellphone and audio streaming connectivity, AM/FM stereo, rear imaginative and prescient digicam, SiriusXM All-Entry Radio and SiriusXM Journey Hyperlink (3-month free trial), HD Radio, and over-the-air updates. Sport-tech trim options built-in GPS navigation.
The accessible SUBARU STARLINK Security and Safety Related Companies supply SOS Emergency Help, Enhanced Roadside Help, Automated Collision Notification, Upkeep Notifications, Month-to-month Automobile Well being Report and Diagnostic Alerts, Stolen Automobile Restoration Service, and Automobile Safety Alarm Notification. Accessible comfort options embrace Distant Lock/Unlock, Distant Horn and Lights and Distant Automobile Locator.
2024 Impreza RS
The RS marks the return of the mannequin’s premier enthusiast-focused trim stage. The 2.5 RS debuted in 1998 and was the precursor to the WRX within the U.S. Market. The brand new RS trim stage comes customary with a strong 2.5-litre BOXER engine paired with a Lineartronic CVT that includes an 8-speed handbook mode with steering wheel paddle shifters.
The RS trim gives distinctive exterior trim parts together with RS badging on the entrance doorways and rear hatch; 18-inch alloy wheels in a darkish grey end; darkish grey end on the entrance grille, aspect spoilers, aspect mirrors, upgraded LED headlights, and LED fog lights.
The cabin of the RS is additional distinguished by gunmetal and simulated carbon fibre inside trim accents in addition to sport entrance seats in black material with crimson material bolsters, and carpeted floormats that includes the RS emblem. The RS additionally contains aluminum alloy pedals and rear USB cost ports.
About Subaru Canada, Inc.
Subaru Canada, Inc. is a completely owned subsidiary of Subaru Company of Japan. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ont., the corporate markets and distributes Subaru autos, components, and equipment by way of a community of 95 approved sellers throughout Canada. For extra data, please go to www.subaru.ca or www.pr.subaru.ca or observe @SubaruCanada on Twitter.
SOURCE Subaru Canada Inc.
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