Ready for what may come , the Impreza enhances peace of mind with a number of advanced active safety systems . You have extra awareness with the standard Rearview Camera , reliable protection with the rigid Ring-shaped Reinforcement Frame , and reassurance with seven standard airbags 1 . Available safety features include Reverse Automatic Braking 2,3 as well as LED Steering Responsive Headlights ( SRH ) with High Beam Assist ( HBA ) 2 to help give you maximum visibility at all times .
Using radar sensors , Blind-Spot Detection 2,4 warns you with a visual indicator on your side mirror if the system detects a vehicle in your blind spot . Another feature of this system , Lane Change Assist , alerts you with a flashing indicator on your side mirror if it senses a vehicle approaching at a higher speed in a neighbouring lane .
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert 2,4 uses radar sensors to help warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up , utilizing a flashing visual indicator on your side mirror and Rearview Camera display as well as an audible warning .
1 Always wear seatbelts . Children should be properly restrained in the rear seat . 2 Availability varies by trim level . See your retailer for details . 3 Requires EyeSight ®. The Reverse Automatic Braking System is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving . System effectiveness depends on many factors , such as vehicle maintenance , weather , and road conditions . Always exercise caution and use vehicle mirrors and the Rearview Camera when backing up . See Owner ’ s Manual for complete details on system operation and limitations . 4 Blind-Spot Detection , Lane Change Assist , and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert are systems designed to assist the driver by monitoring the rear and side areas of the vehicle during a lane change or reversing and are not a substitute for safe and attentive driving . 5 Activation with subscription required .