The 2015 Subaru Legacy bestows impeccable handling and powerful motor

2015-03-23 23:37:38
The 2015 Subaru Legacy bestows impeccable handling and powerful motor
The 2015 Subaru Legacy bestows impeccable handling and powerful motor

With its peculiar crafting and design, the 2015 Subaru Legacy is a byproduct of focused upsizing and streamlining by the automaker for its portfolio. The latest Legacy is quaintly attractive, spacious, returns commendable gas mileage and has outstanding scores at the crash-test platform as a family-sedan. It was launched as a flagship auto, blending with its ambiance, with a six-dimension grille and typical granite countertop. On the power side, the Legacy offers various engine options of varying horsepower output, gives smooth handling and rides with comfort. 

The Legacy interior is filled with nifty equipment, is immaculate clean, easily readable details. Top-ranging trim levels come with a band of metal or wood grain finish that makes it stand out. The Legacy’s 2.5i sedans are equipped with a 2.5-liter 4V that churns out 175 –hp. The Legacy 3.6 R sedans are offered with a 3.6-liter flat six-engine that generates 256 horsepower. This is attributable to the prioritization of smoothness, combining ratios, hiccup free steering with electric efforts and performs surprisingly on rough roads.

Gas mileage is outstanding, the four-bangers are estimated 30 mpg for combined, the tip top in a smaller nomenclature of family sedans that are AWD. The six-banger delivers 23 mpg combined.  

By appraisal of the Legacy’s breadth and wheelbase, Subaru engineered yawning space in contrast to all mid-size sedans, with ingenious utilization of space. The Legacy boasts 119.6 cu ft. of occupant and cargo space, which slithers in just underneath the 120 cu ft. long car. Frontal-seat space is amazing, the seats require extra incline to give leg support. The rear seat’s space is aptly organized than the rivals, trunk space is commendable and the cabin is grave-silent.   

Notable inside the cabin, the Legacy is conspicuous with a novel entertainment system that is clean-friendly. The system incorporates a 6.2” multifunctional touch screen, controlled through the IntelliLink program, running the media player and Bluetooth, AM, and XM streaming. It is operable by big tiles, icons with a swipe and tap gesture knob. It is like GM MyLink or the IntelliLink program. The system also features iPod/USB connectivity, HD radio, ancillary input, hands free calls and audio streaming, integrating Pandora radio and Aha streaming access. 

The Legacy has garnered excellent scores in each category of safety tests, including insurance and highway. It was given top-safety by the IIHS ad the NHTSA gave it five-star ratings for all subcategories. This is buttressed by the traction and stability control system, electronic force distribution mechanism, automated brakes and multiple air bags. The driver is equally supported by various assists that are ubiquitous in modern cars, including rearview park assist, traffic detection alert, forward collision warning, blind spot monitoring and auto braking in emergencies.

With a slew of standard equipment that is quintessentially optional in cars in the segment, the Legacy has a cutting edge to marshal it to the apex. Nevertheless, there are analogous models it will face fierce competition from like Germanic and Italian model, the only advantage is that the automaker is renowned.  

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