Originally Posted by vwgti123
I agree fully. CVT or 5spd, I would gladly take my CVT over the 5spd. This car is far from a performance car in any shape or form. If I am going to have underated MPG's I would just rather be smooth and relaxed. The CVT does provide that quite well. The Sport Limited CVT actually rivals larger luxury cars I have driven - the rattles.
have you every ridden in a Prius, those things are rattle traps, the Impreza even at almost 20K miles doesn't rattle even close to as much