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Compare Subaru Legacy BL facelift

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Neoscore
48%
Pros
  • Rather mature yet sporting exterior design
  • Interesting range of H4 and H6 engine options
  • Good towing capacity
  • Powerful AWD system
Cons
  • Bad automatic transmissions

Variants

2.0D
2.0R 150hp
2.0R 150hp AT
2.0R 165hp
2.0R 165hp AT
2.5
2.5 AT
2.5GT
2.5GT AT
3.0R
3.0R AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
433 L / 15.3 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
2.0D6.9 L / 7.3 qt
2.0R 150hp6.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.0R 150hp AT6.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.0R 165hp6.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.0R 165hp AT6.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.56.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.5 AT6.3 L / 6.7 qt
2.5GT7.2 L / 7.6 qt
2.5GT AT7.2 L / 7.6 qt
3.0R7.2 L / 7.6 qt
3.0R AT7.2 L / 7.6 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
2.0D5.5 L / 5.8 qt
2.0R 150hp4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.0R 150hp AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.0R 165hp4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.0R 165hp AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.54.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.5 AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.5GT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
2.5GT AT4.0 L / 4.2 qt
3.0R5.5 L / 5.8 qt
3.0R AT5.5 L / 5.8 qt
Fuel Capacity
64.0 L / 16.9 gal
Passengers
5
Payload
2.0D540 kg / 1190 lbs
2.0R 150hp475 kg / 1047 lbs
2.0R 150hp AT475 kg / 1047 lbs
2.0R 165hp470 kg / 1036 lbs
2.0R 165hp AT470 kg / 1036 lbs
2.5475 kg / 1047 lbs
2.5 AT455 kg / 1003 lbs
2.5GT533 kg / 1175 lbs
2.5GT AT533 kg / 1175 lbs
3.0R420 kg / 926 lbs
3.0R AT410 kg / 904 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Power Steering
Hydraulic Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson Strut
Suspension | Rear
Helical spring
Tire Size
215/45 R17
Turning Circle
11.6 m / 38.0 ft

Construction

Body Style
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
2.0D150 mm / 5.9 in
2.0R 150hp150 mm / 5.9 in
2.0R 150hp AT150 mm / 5.9 in
2.0R 165hp150 mm / 5.9 in
2.0R 165hp AT150 mm / 5.9 in
2.5150 mm / 5.9 in
2.5 AT150 mm / 5.9 in
2.5GT150 mm / 5.9 in
2.5GT AT150 mm / 5.9 in
3.0R155 mm / 6.1 in
3.0R AT155 mm / 6.1 in
Size | Height
1425 mm / 56.1 in
Size | Length
4730 mm / 186.2 in
Size | Width
1730 mm / 68.1 in
Track Width | Front
1495.0 mm / 58.9 in
Track Width | Rear
2.0D1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.0R 150hp1490.0 mm / 58.7 in
2.0R 150hp AT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.0R 165hp1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.0R 165hp AT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.51485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.5 AT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.5GT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
2.5GT AT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
3.0R1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
3.0R AT1485.0 mm / 58.5 in
Weight
2.0D1460.0 kg / 3218.7 lbs
2.0R 150hp1435.0 kg / 3163.6 lbs
2.0R 150hp AT1455.0 kg / 3207.7 lbs
2.0R 165hp1440.0 kg / 3174.7 lbs
2.0R 165hp AT1460.0 kg / 3218.7 lbs
2.51455.0 kg / 3207.7 lbs
2.5 AT1475.0 kg / 3251.8 lbs
2.5GT1497.0 kg / 3300.3 lbs
2.5GT AT1497.0 kg / 3300.3 lbs
3.0R1610.0 kg / 3549.4 lbs
3.0R AT1620.0 kg / 3571.5 lbs
Wheel Size
2.0D17 in
2.0R 150hp17 in
2.0R 150hp AT17 in
2.0R 165hp17 in
2.0R 165hp AT17 in
2.57.0J x 17
2.5 AT7.0J x 17
2.5GT7.0J x 17
2.5GT AT7.0J x 17
3.0R7.0J x 17
3.0R AT7.0J x 17
Wheelbase
2670 mm / 105.1 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
2.0D8.7 sec
2.0R 150hp9.5 sec
2.0R 150hp AT11.4 sec
2.0R 165hp9.5 sec
2.0R 165hp AT11.4 sec
2.59.5 sec
2.5 AT11.4 sec
3.0R6.9 sec
3.0R AT8.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
2.0D8.3 sec
2.0R 150hp9.0 sec
2.0R 150hp AT10.8 sec
2.0R 165hp9.0 sec
2.0R 165hp AT10.8 sec
2.59.0 sec
2.5 AT10.8 sec
3.0R6.6 sec
3.0R AT7.8 sec
CO2 Emission
2.0D148 g/km
2.0R 150hp202 g/km
2.0R 150hp AT196 g/km
2.0R 165hp214 g/km
2.0R 165hp AT202 g/km
2.5202 g/km
2.5 AT200 g/km
3.0R286 g/km
3.0R AT231 g/km
Fuel Economy
2.0D5.6 L/100km / 42.0 MPG (combined) | 7.0 L/100km / 33.6 MPG (urban) | 4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (highway)
2.0R 150hp8.6 L/100km / 27.4 MPG (combined) | 11.7 L/100km / 20.1 MPG (urban) | 6.7 L/100km / 35.1 MPG (highway)
2.0R 150hp AT8.3 L/100km / 28.3 MPG (combined) | 11.5 L/100km / 20.5 MPG (urban) | 6.5 L/100km / 36.2 MPG (highway)
2.0R 165hp8.8 L/100km / 26.7 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (highway)
2.0R 165hp AT8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (combined) | 11.9 L/100km / 19.8 MPG (urban) | 6.6 L/100km / 35.6 MPG (highway)
2.58.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (combined) | 11.7 L/100km / 20.1 MPG (urban) | 6.7 L/100km / 35.1 MPG (highway)
2.5 AT8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (combined) | 11.9 L/100km / 19.8 MPG (urban) | 6.5 L/100km / 36.2 MPG (highway)
2.5GT12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (highway)
3.0R12.1 L/100km / 19.4 MPG (combined) | 17.6 L/100km / 13.4 MPG (urban) | 8.9 L/100km / 26.4 MPG (highway)
3.0R AT9.8 L/100km / 24.0 MPG (combined) | 13.8 L/100km / 17.0 MPG (urban) | 7.4 L/100km / 31.8 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
2.0D208.0 km/h / 129.2 mph
2.0R 150hp209.0 km/h / 129.9 mph
2.0R 150hp AT201.0 km/h / 124.9 mph
2.0R 165hp214.0 km/h / 133.0 mph
2.0R 165hp AT209.0 km/h / 129.9 mph
2.5219.0 km/h / 136.1 mph
2.5 AT217.0 km/h / 134.8 mph
3.0R243.0 km/h / 151.0 mph
3.0R AT237.0 km/h / 147.3 mph
Towing Capacity
2.0D750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1700 kg / 3748 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.0R 150hp715 kg / 1576 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.0R 150hp AT725 kg / 1598 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1500 kg / 3307 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.0R 165hp715 kg / 1576 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.0R 165hp AT725 kg / 1598 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1500 kg / 3307 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.5720 kg / 1587 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1500 kg / 3307 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
2.5 AT720 kg / 1587 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1800 kg / 3968 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
3.0R750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
3.0R AT750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 2000 kg / 4409 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 4
Engine
2.0DEE20
2.0R 150hpEJ204, EJ204D
2.0R 150hp ATEJ204, EJ204D
2.0R 165hpEJ204, EJ204D
2.0R 165hp ATEJ204, EJ204D
2.5EJ253
2.5 ATEJ253
2.5GTEJ255
2.5GT ATEJ255
3.0REZ30D
3.0R ATEZ30D
Engine | Bore
2.0D86.0 mm / 3.4 in
2.0R 150hp92.0 mm / 3.6 in
2.0R 150hp AT92.0 mm / 3.6 in
2.0R 165hp92.0 mm / 3.6 in
2.0R 165hp AT92.0 mm / 3.6 in
2.599.5 mm / 3.9 in
2.5 AT99.5 mm / 3.9 in
2.5GT99.5 mm / 3.9 in
2.5GT AT99.5 mm / 3.9 in
3.0R89.2 mm / 3.5 in
3.0R AT89.2 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
2.0D11.1:1
2.0R 150hp11.1:1
2.0R 150hp AT11.1:1
2.0R 165hp10.2:1
2.0R 165hp AT10.2:1
2.510.0:1
2.5 AT10.0:1
2.5GT8.2:1
2.5GT AT8.2:1
3.0R10.7:1
3.0R AT10.7:1
Engine | Displacement
2.0D2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 cc
2.0R 150hp2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1994.0 cc
2.0R 150hp AT2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1994.0 cc
2.0R 165hp2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1994.0 cc
2.0R 165hp AT2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1994.0 cc
2.52.5 L / 149.9 cu-in / 2457.0 cc
2.5 AT2.5 L / 149.9 cu-in / 2457.0 cc
2.5GT2.5 L / 149.9 cu-in / 2457.0 cc
2.5GT AT2.5 L / 149.9 cu-in / 2457.0 cc
3.0R3.0 L / 183.1 cu-in / 3000.0 cc
3.0R AT3.0 L / 183.1 cu-in / 3000.0 cc
Engine | Power
2.0D150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 3600 rpm
2.0R 150hp150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.0R 150hp AT150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.0R 165hp165.0 hp / 123.0 kW @ 6800 rpm
2.0R 165hp AT165.0 hp / 123.0 kW @ 6800 rpm
2.5173.0 hp / 129.0 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.5 AT173.0 hp / 129.0 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.5GT250.0 hp / 186.4 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.5GT AT250.0 hp / 186.4 kW @ 6000 rpm
3.0R245.0 hp / 182.7 kW @ 6600 rpm
3.0R AT245.0 hp / 182.7 kW @ 6600 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
2.0D75.1 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.0R 150hp75.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.0R 150hp AT75.2 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.0R 165hp82.7 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
2.0R 165hp AT82.7 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
2.570.4 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.5 AT70.4 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in
2.5GT101.8 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in
2.5GT AT101.8 hp/L / 1.7 hp/cu-in
3.0R81.7 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
3.0R AT81.7 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
2.0D86.0 mm / 3.4 in
2.0R 150hp75.0 mm / 3.0 in
2.0R 150hp AT75.0 mm / 3.0 in
2.0R 165hp75.0 mm / 3.0 in
2.0R 165hp AT75.0 mm / 3.0 in
2.579.0 mm / 3.1 in
2.5 AT79.0 mm / 3.1 in
2.5GT79.0 mm / 3.1 in
2.5GT AT79.0 mm / 3.1 in
3.0R80.0 mm / 3.1 in
3.0R AT80.0 mm / 3.1 in
Engine | Torque
2.0D350 Nm / 258.1 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
2.0R 150hp196 Nm / 144.6 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
2.0R 150hp AT196 Nm / 144.6 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
2.0R 165hp187 Nm / 137.9 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
2.0R 165hp AT187 Nm / 137.9 lb-ft @ 3200 rpm
2.5227 Nm / 167.4 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
2.5 AT227 Nm / 167.4 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
2.5GT339 Nm / 250.0 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm
2.5GT AT339 Nm / 250.0 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm
3.0R297 Nm / 219.1 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
3.0R AT297 Nm / 219.1 lb-ft @ 4200 rpm
Engine | Type
2.0DTurbocharged commonrail diesel flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0R 150hpNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0R 150hp ATNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0R 165hpNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0R 165hp ATNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.5Naturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.5 ATNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-4 SOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.5GTTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.5GT ATTurbocharged multi-port injected petrol flat-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
3.0RNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
3.0R ATNaturally-aspirated multi-port injected petrol flat-6 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
2.0D5-speed
2.0R 150hp5-speed
2.0R 150hp AT4-speed
2.0R 165hp5-speed
2.0R 165hp AT4-speed
2.55-speed
2.5 AT4-speed
2.5GT5-speed
2.5GT AT5-speed
3.0R6-speed
3.0R AT5-speed
Transmission | Type
2.0DManual
2.0R 150hpManual
2.0R 150hp ATAutomatic
2.0R 165hpManual
2.0R 165hp ATAutomatic
2.5Manual
2.5 ATAutomatic
2.5GTManual
2.5GT ATAutomatic
3.0RManual
3.0R ATAutomatic

Production

Availability
2.0D2008 ~ 2009
2.0R 150hp2007 ~ 2008
2.0R 150hp AT2007 ~ 2008
2.0R 165hp2006 ~ 2007
2.0R 165hp AT2006 ~ 2007
2.52007 ~ 2009
2.5 AT2007 ~ 2009
2.5GT2006 ~ 2009
2.5GT AT2006 ~ 2009
3.0R2006 ~ 2009
3.0R AT2006 ~ 2009
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