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Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
15 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
16 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
17 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
18 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
19 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
20 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 5 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2004 2004 4dr Sedan turbocharged 305hp 2.5L H4 6-sp manual AWD 17.51
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With the turbocharged 305hp 2.5L H4 engine, 6-speed manual transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport has been averaging 17.51 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sports in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 72 miles per hour (about 36.7 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (34.3 percent), in heavy traffic (7.3 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC not used at all.
2004 2004 4dr Sedan turbocharged 265hp 2.5L H4 5-sp manual AWD 21.31
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan turbocharged 224hp 2.5L H4 4-sp shiftable automatic AWD 18
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan 165-hp 2.5L H4 5-sp manual AWD 28.07
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2004 2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 265hp 2.5L H4 5-sp manual AWD 24.21
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2004 2004 4dr Wagon 148-hp 2.0L H4 CVT AWD 21.6
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport

2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Sedan 165-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
28+ MPG, nothing to complain about. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Wagon 165-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed automatic AWD
I get 23-26mpg around town, 28-30 highway, which I consider very very good for an AWD car. I get same fuel economy as many non AWD cars. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 227hp 2.0L H4
5-speed manual AWD
I have gotten 28mpg on the highway, which makes it perfect for road trips. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2005 4dr Sedan turbocharged 300hp 2.5L H4
6-speed manual AWD
Average 18mpg with mixed driving. Requires premium. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2005 4dr Sedan turbocharged 227hp 2.0L H4
5-speed manual AWD
I get 20 MPG or less and have to use premium. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Wagon 165-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
Unless you are kind and watch the RPM/gear ratios, the Single Overhead cam engine is not miserly. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Sedan turbocharged 300hp 2.5L H4
6-speed manual AWD
16/22 MPG City/Highway...ouch. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Wagon turbocharged 227hp 2.0L H4
5-speed manual AWD
If you hammer the throttle a lot, do not expect great mpg numbers. This is common sense really, not something I dislike, just something to note. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2004 4dr Sedan turbocharged 227hp 2.0L H4
4-speed automatic AWD
Expect 20-24 mpg depending on how you drive. One does not buy an AWD turbo Subaru with fuel economy in mind. These cars were meant to be driven in a spirited manner. Keep in mind vehicle is required to be used with premium fuel. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2003 4dr Sedan turbocharged 227hp 2.0L H4
5-speed manual AWD
Pretty thirtsty car if You want to use it as a daily commuter. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
2003 4dr Wagon 165-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed automatic AWD
We got 28 to 30 at best. I miss the AWD though. see full Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport review
 

2004 Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Subaru Impreza / Outback Sport's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.