2015 Subaru Legacy

March 3rd, 2015 | Comments Closed | Subaru

The 2015 Subaru Legacy is a five passenger sedan is available in four trim levels: 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited and the 3.6R Limited. The 2015 Subaru Legacy base 2.5i models come with 17-inch steel wheels; automatic lights, air conditioning; cruise control, a height-adjustable driver seat, a wheel tilt-and-telescoping steering, full power accessories, 60/40-split folding rear seat, camera rearview, Bluetooth phone connectivity and audio and a four-speaker system sounds a CD player, HD and satellite radio, an iPod / USB interface, an auxiliary audio jack, and smartphone integration of Pandora and Aha audio streaming. A 2015 Subaru Legacy 6.2 inch screen display controls and entertainment functions of the phone.

The 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Premium adds 17-inch alloy wheels, heated external mirrors, a spirit Wiper de-Acer, dual-zone automatic climate control, eight-way power driver seat (with power lumbar) heated front seats, a steering leather-wrapped wheel , camera rearview, trying to improve upgraded audio system includes six speakers, voice commands and a 7-inch screen display.

Options for the 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Premium include a sunroof, navigation system, adaptive foglights, auto dimming rearview mirror, rear cross-traffic alert system eyes Subaru’s. The latter includes adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning and collision warning / mitigation with brake intervention.

Correction to the 2015 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Limited trim adds 18-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery, a four-way passenger power seat, heated rear seats, driver memory functions, rear air vents, rear cross-traffic alert and a 12-speaker Harman Kardon sound system. Options are almost identical to those offered by the Premium, but the ignition keyless and entry is available. Standard equipment is optional for the 2015 Subaru Legacy 3.6R Limited following the 2.5i Limited, but 3.6R features a six-cylinder engine Xenon lights.

2015 Subaru Legacy Interior

Appropriate places traditional functions of its owners, the 2015 Subaru Legacy features a simple design interior. Materials quality has improved compared to last year, and there is more cushioning at common touch points like armrests and center console. The optional touchscreen navigation system not controlled by the hands of a tablet-like and to deliver a better and smartphone integration than last screen-based system the Legacy’s.

A 2015 Subaru Legacy repackaging delivers another 1.6 cubic feet cabin space, recognized the added room for arms, legs and elbows. Legroom up just shy Accord and Fusion gift. Despite the new, Legacy’s trunk, 15 cubic feet of cargo capacity still trails a little competition, a compromise Subaru chalks up enough for all-wheel drive system-the Legacy’s.

A change design up front the spirit moves forward a little good progress already seen the external Legacy – no small feat in an age of high door of the rows and columns of bulky that the effect of modern safety standards. Firm, supportive seats a higher driving position to make the sedan and the Subaru Legacy’s very comfortable at the moment.

2015 Subaru Legacy Engine

The 2015 Subaru Legacy offers two engines: a 2.5-liter four-cylinder 3.6-liter 6-cylinder. The base 2.5-liter opposed (“boxer”) cylinder produces 175 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. The 6-cylinder provide 256 hp and 247 lb-ft of torque. Both engines pair with the only transmission available: a CVT with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters. At the test track, a Legacy 2.5i Premium and ran from zero to 60 mph in 9.4 just in seconds. That’s rather lackluster, as many competitors to achieve the same sprint in seconds under the age of 8.

The EPA rates the Legacy-cylinder at 30 mpg in combined driving (26 city / 36 highway), the effect of this class especially impressive when you consider that all-wheel drive usually draws fuel economy is down a point or two. The Legacy six-cylinder returns 23 mpg combined (20 city / 28 highway) – an improvement model last year, but still less than impressed fuel economy number of competitors.

2015 Subaru Legacy Safety

The 2015 Subaru Legacy rolled with stability and traction control, antilock disc brakes, camera rearview, front side airbags, side curtain airbags and new seat cushion airbag to deploy from under the seat to help keep residents in a frontal crash. And optional 2015 Subaru Legacy eyes that groups warning and adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, lane-departure warning and campaigning. The eyes uses 2 cameras mounted inside upper edge of the spirit, Subaru says reduces power for the damage compared to conventional radar systems mounted in the front bumper. The eyes can also detect the pedestrians who Braking the Legacy if the driver takes no evasive action may frontal collisions.

2015 Subaru Legacy 3.6r Limited

2015 Subaru Legacy 3.6r Limited

In government crash tests, the 2015 Subaru Legacy received top star for overall safety performance, and five stars categories frontal- and side-impact. In Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tests, the 2015 Subaru Legacy received a score above “Good” in moderate overlap directly from the factory, the small-overlap directly offset, side-impact and roof strength testing. The seat / head block design The Legacy’s was not doing the “Good” for Whiplash protection in rear impacts. In brake testing, a 2015 Subaru Legacy Premium 2.5i stopped from 60 mph in a short 114 feet, better than average for this part.