According to the latest news, well known Japanese company is once again revealing its very popular and great looking sedan. It is a 2017 Subaru Legacy.
Design of exterior
Subaru Company, in most cases, reveals its new car models on a five year cycle. Therefore, since it has introduced its all new Legacy in 2015, we expect that the new 2017 Subaru Legacy won’t show some big changes. However, some improvements and refreshments are still expected. On the front end, we will see revised chrome grille and a pair of attractive headlamps. On the rear end, some of the changes included will be refreshed taillights, bumper and exhaust system. It should ride on 18-inch wheels as the current model.
2017 Subaru Legacy interior design and features
This mid-size family sedan will offer one of the roomiest cabins in its class. The interior of 2017 Subaru Legacy will be functional, nicely designed and equipped with latest infotainment and safety features. The seats are comfortable and covered with cloth or leather. The seven-inch touch screen will be placed on the center of the dashboard. When it comes to safety, it is one of the best rated sedans. Depending on a trim, it will get a rearview camera, cruise control, Adaptive cruise control, Blind spot detection, Rear cross-traffic alert and many others more. It will come standard with Bluetooth, dual-zone climate control, a rearview camera etc. Higher trim levels will get navigation system, a moonroof, a harman/kardon audio system, keyless start and so on.
Engine and performance
Under the hood of 2017 Subaru Legacy should be placed two types of engine. The first is a 2.5-liter flat 4-cylinder engine. It will be able to make 175 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. It will be mated to continuously variable transmission. It will be offered with AWD. The second option is a 3.6-liter V6 engine. It will produce 256 horsepower and 247 pound-feet of torque. It will be coupled with CVT as well. As for the fuel efficiency, 2.5-liter engine is rated at 26 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway. V6 engine is rated at 20/29 mpg in the city/highway drive.
Release date and price
2017 Subaru Legacy should hit the market in late summer or in early fall of 2016. Its starting price is expected to be around $22,000.