Originally Posted by sgoldste01
i considered this too. the 2.5 NA model will get 32ish mpg, reasonable considering the out back gets 31 or 30 mpg. there is a lot more space and the utility. i tried camping out the back of the impreza. i was able to sleep but not well and it wasn't comfortable. even if i did wait for the XV the space would not be enough to justify 1 mpg. and i am doubtful about the XV getting 33 mpg. the outback i had as a loaner got 31average mpg calculated (yes, i was nice enough to refill it) going 70-75 down the freeway.