Thursday, February 6, 2014

All-New 2015 Subaru Legacy Arrives This Summer

The all-new 2015 Subaru Legacy has nearly the same exterior footprint as the previous Legacy but with a roomier passenger cabin and a choice of a 175 horsepower double-overhead-cam FB series 4-cylinder 2.5-liter BOXER engine and a 256 horsepower 3.6-liter 6-cylinder BOXER engine. Both engines are mated to a Lineartronic CVT (continuously variable transmission) and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The 2015 Legacy 2.5i has estimated ratings of 26 mpg city / 36 mpg highway / 30 mpg combined, and the 6-cylinder model has estimated ratings of 20 mpg city / 28 mpg highway / 23 combined.

The 4-cylinder 2.5i model is available in Standard, Premium and Limited trim lines, accompanied by the top-of-line 6-cylinder 3.6R Limited. A new rear radar system, which is standard on the 2015 Legacy 2.5i Limited and 3.6R Limited and available for the 2.5i Premium, introduces the brand’s next step toward full-perimeter preventive safety. The rear radar system offersBlind Spot Detection, Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. The EyeSight® driver-assist system option for Premium and Limited trim models, integrates Adaptive Cruise Control, Pre-Collision Braking and Vehicle Lane Departure Warning. EyeSight, which uses Subaru-developed stereo camera technology. The new 2015 Legacy arrives in Subaru dealerships this Summer.