Used 2005 Subaru Impreza

2005 Subaru Impreza
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2005 Subaru Impreza

Pros

  • A stout 227 horsepower in the WRX, all-wheel-drive grip, a variety of sedans and wagons to choose from, fun to drive.

Cons

  • Tight rear quarters, limited availability of side airbags.

Used 2005 Subaru Impreza for Sale

Subaru Impreza 2005
93,525 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
WRX STi
List$18,475
Est.Loan: $337/mo
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Subaru Impreza 2005 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan w/Sport Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A)
108,351 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
2.5 RS
List$6,965
Est.Loan: $143/mo
Fair Deal!Fair Deal!
$192 Below Market
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Dealer Notes
OCTOBER FEST SALES EVENT. ALL UNITS MUST LEAVE THE LOT! BRING YOUR DOWN PAYMENT AND DRIVE HOME. WE ARE AN 'A+' BBB AND HAVE BEEN IN BUSINESS OVER 11 YEARS. OVER 100+ VEHICLES TO CHOSE FROM AND WE WILL MAKE THE DEAL EXTRA SWEET FOR YOU. COME SEE US TODAY! Internet Prices are based on cash or cashier's check. Our Internet price does not include a $395 Processing fee, Tags, title and FINANCE FEES!
Subaru Impreza 2005 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sport Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A)
148,565 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
2.5 RS
List$5,395
Est.Loan: $111/mo
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Dealer Notes
"Platinum Silver Metallic 2005 Subaru Impreza 2.5RS AWD 4-Speed Automatic with Overdrive 2.5L Phase II Impreza 2.5RS
Subaru Impreza 2005 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 4A)
79,622 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
2.5 RS
Aero Motors
56.8 mi away
List$7,995
Est.Loan: $164/mo
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Dealer Notes
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Subaru Impreza 2005 WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)
138,761 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
WRX
List$7,999
Est.Loan: $164/mo
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Dealer Notes
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Subaru Impreza 2005 WRX STi AWD 4dr Sedan w/Silver-Painted Wheels (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6M)
156,289 miles
Used 2005
Subaru Impreza
WRX STi
Shaffer Ford
82.7 mi away
ListNot Listed
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Edmunds' Expert Review

From the RS wagon to the WRX, the all-wheel-drive Impreza is a practical, fun-to-drive alternative to the typically dull cars that populate its segment of the market.

2005 Highlights

The 2.5 RS now has drive-by-wire electronic throttle control and a new four-speed automatic transmission. The dashboard center stack/console has been redesigned with improved cupholders and fancier metallic trim. The 2.5 RS wagon, which boasts the RS sedan's upgraded suspension tuning, alloy wheels and sport seats, has replaced last year's 2.5 TS wagon. The WRX picks up automatic climate control, redesigned alloy wheels and body-color ground effects. Smoke-tinted headlight lenses and revised exterior colors round out the changes.

Consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2005 Subaru Impreza.

Overall Consumer Rating

Most helpful consumer reviews

Great kid car
Dcrespo,10/22/2009
I was looking for a car for my 16 year old son - required ABS, Airbags and AWD (we live in CO). This car has enough power to make it thru the mountains and gets 30 mpg. It holds all his hockey gear and it is easy to find tires and parts.
Cheap & Fun AWD Car!
Matt,02/23/2010
I bought this car in September of last year to use as a winter car instead of my Mustang GT. I bought it with 93,000km on it and I now have 104,000km. Obviously, the car is GREAT in the snow. With 4 snow tires, you can pretty much plow your street with your front bumper and still not get stuck. The car is comfortable, but I find the seats somewhat stiff (base RS seats) for longer trips. Fuel mileage is great for this engine and AWD. I've gotten a best of 32 MPG on the highway in the Winter, driving 120 km/hr. I imagine 35 MPG highway is attainable in the Summer. Features are alright. The radio is poor - changing the faceplate helps. Parts are expensive (import). I'd buy another one!
My 2.5RS w/ sport package
JEFF CHEN,04/16/2005
I bought my white 2.5RS in March 2005. I love it. I drive it everyday. It is a practical car. I'm still breaking in my engine and shift up before 4k rpm. The engine sounds great even under 4k RPM, the ride is smooth, and the handling is responsive. However, the launch from zero of this car seems to be soft ( I guess it is due to AWD torque distribution), and the braking is soft too. The braking is acceptable but NO where near impressive. I may upgrade the brake in the future. You don't get WRX or STI from this one, but you got an Impreza, too. I'd proudly recommend this great car.
Prime "hidden" sports car
Dr Z,07/08/2005
Exceptional covert turbo station wagon. Greatly priced for the performance and features Subaru offers. Slight lag when below 3000 rpm and turbo seems to fail when in 5th gear. Good overall visibility, good comfort (driver's seat could be a bit higher for better visibility, esp. over hood scoop), handling is by far the best and smooth, center of gravity is slow and makes the ride feel extremely safe, sound system quality excels, fuel economy is good but fails with A/C and turbo acceleration. Interior room is larger than expected. Updated exterior is stylish and yet subdued. As my second Subaru purchase, I am more than satisfied with the Subaru quality of AWD and exceptional service.
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Features & Specs

MPG
16 city / 22 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed manual
Gas
300 hp @ 6000 rpm
MPG
18 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
5-speed manual
Gas
227 hp @ 6000 rpm
MPG
16 city / 22 hwy
Seats 5
6-speed manual
Gas
300 hp @ 6000 rpm
MPG
18 city / 25 hwy
Seats 5
5-speed manual
Gas
227 hp @ 6000 rpm
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Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4 / 5
    Passenger5 / 5
  • Side Crash Rating
    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating
    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4 / 5
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings
    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover
    Rollover4 / 5
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated
IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Good
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good

More about the 2005 Subaru Impreza
Used 2005 Subaru Impreza Overview

The Used 2005 Subaru Impreza is offered in the following submodels: Impreza Sedan, Impreza WRX STi, Impreza Wagon. Available styles include WRX STi AWD 4dr Sedan w/Gold-Painted Wheels (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6M), WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M), WRX AWD 4dr Sport Wagon (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M), WRX STi AWD 4dr Sedan w/Silver-Painted Wheels (2.5L 4cyl Turbo 6M), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sport Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A), WRX AWD 4dr Sedan w/Premium Package (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M), Outback Sport AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan w/Sport Package (2.5L 4cyl 4A), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sport Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 5M), WRX AWD 4dr Sedan w/Premium Package (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 4A), WRX AWD 4dr Sport Wagon (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 4A), WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 4A), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 4A), Outback Sport Special Edition AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 4A), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 5M), 2.5 RS AWD 4dr Sedan w/Sport Package (2.5L 4cyl 5M), Outback Sport AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 5M), and Outback Sport Special Edition AWD 4dr Wagon (2.5L 4cyl 5M).

What's a good price on a Used 2005 Subaru Impreza?

Save up to $283 on one of 5 Used 2005 Subaru Impreza for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $5,395 as of10/21/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from1 to 5 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2005 Subaru Impreza trim styles:

  • The Used 2005 Subaru Impreza 2.5 RS is priced between $5,395 and$7,995 with odometer readings between 79622 and148565 miles.
  • The Used 2005 Subaru Impreza WRX is priced between $7,999 and$7,999 with odometer readings between 138761 and138761 miles.
  • The Used 2005 Subaru Impreza WRX STi is priced between $18,475 and$18,475 with odometer readings between 93525 and93525 miles.

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