At the Frankfurt Motor Show 2007 Subaru presented the third generation of the Subaru Impreza, which abandons the classical form of three volumes to embrace the new trend hatchback in two volumes. This change represented a turning point for the Impreza in this way was to abandon the forms of the car that has had many successes in the WRC.
The basic mechanical configuration is the same: a longitudinal boxer engine cylinders and 4 wheel drive on all versions. The engines available are 1.5 l and 2.0 l sucked, coupled to 2.5 l turbo that equips (with different powers) the two versions sporting and WRX STi.
The length of the car is the only dimension decreased compared to the previous generation (pass it from 4455 mm to 4415 mm, -40 mm) to the contrary, first, step (which grew by almost 10 cm), but also the width (which increases by 5 cm) and height (which rises to 36 mm).
The interior is completely new and reflect the style of the Tribeca, a ribbed satin develops a second motion to wings that has its center in the central console and develops until you get to the door.