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Subaru Impreza vs. Volkswagen Golf / GTI Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Impreza vs. Volkswagen Golf / GTI Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,959

Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $2,826

Lowest Total Invoice: $28,021

Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $3,280

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182016
ModelImprezaGolf / GTI
Trim2.0i LimitedGTI Autobahn
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $24,695 $30,135
Base Invoice $23,387 $28,930
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 245  
EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg. 3,845  
Cargo net 72 100
All-weather floor mats 81 235
Door sill trim plates 161  
Driver Assistance Package   1,495
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 158  
EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg. 3,414  
Cargo net 46 80
All-weather floor mats 52 185
Door sill trim plates 104  
Driver Assistance Package   1,286
Options (change) 4,404 1,830
Options (change) 3,774 1,551
Destination 860 820
Total Price $29,959 $32,785
Total Invoice $28,021 $31,301

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Impreza vs. Volkswagen Golf / GTI

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,646
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $4,982
Model Year20182016
ModelImprezaGolf / GTI
Trim2.0i LimitedGTI Autobahn
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine152hp H4210hp I4
TransmissionCVT-7M6
DrivetrainAWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)432, 8400, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)205/50-17225/40-18
Total Price$29,959$32,785
Adjustments for Features-1,8200
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$28,139$32,785
Total Invoice$28,021$31,301
Adjustments for Features-1,7020
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$26,319$31,301

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Features Comparison: Subaru Impreza vs. Volkswagen Golf / GTI

Model Year20182016
ModelImprezaGolf / GTI
Trim2.0i LimitedGTI Autobahn
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100 
6-speed manual $150
AWD$1700 
FWD $0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Lead vehicle start alert$25 
Remote app $25
Semi-automated parking system $500
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Backup collision intervention$150 
Cross-traffic collision intervention, rear $100
Lane sway warning$25 
Obstacle detection, front $200
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Rollover sensor$50 
Secondary collision brake assist $25
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Cargo mat $40
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Rear seat pass-through $100
Roof rails$250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Dual-zone climate control $125
Heated windshield washer nozzles $15
Mirrorlink support $0
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents $100
SD Card slot $25
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Wiper de-icer$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Body kit $0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $25
Sunroof$900 
Sunroof, large $1100
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Interior ambient lighting $150
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat $50
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $50
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat $150
Power recliner, passenger seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels $350
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Machined alloy wheels$350 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$7,050$5,230
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,820$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,7020

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Impreza vs. Volkswagen Golf / GTI

Model Year20182016
ModelImprezaGolf / GTI
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase105.1 in103.8 in
Length175.6 in167.5 in
Width70.0 in70.8 in
Height57.3 in57.2 in
Curb Weight2,986 lb.2,964 lb.
Fuel Capacity13.2 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.8 in38.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.7 in55.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.1 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.1 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in38.1 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.6 in53.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.2 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.5 in35.6 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
20.8 ft322.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
55.3 ft352.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited

EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg.
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Harman/Kardon, 432W, 8 speakers350No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Backup collision intervention150No
Sunroof900Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Total Requested345076%
Total Not Requested110024%

Option Package Details
Volkswagen Golf / GTI GTI Autobahn

All-weather floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
All-weather floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%
Driver Assistance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Obstacle detection, front200No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Parking guidance system - active500No
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Rear cross-traffic collision intervention100No
Total Requested230074%
Total Not Requested80026%

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