2016 Subaru Legacy
Subaru has always excelled in innovation, making its name as a company that is never afraid to try new things. There is a big expectation that the arrival of 2016 Subaru Legacy in the end of summer or at least in the beginning of fall, next year. But, some unofficial sites have reported that there will be no huge changes to offer in this new version. The car is coming up with all-new model and of course the 2016 model will go with few changes. It is undeniable that identical dimensions, specifications and sheet metal are also visible in 2016 Legacy.
2016 Subaru Legacy Concept
2016 Subaru Legacy is introduced by the company as model through five year product cycle. This is the third year and it means that we could predict the car will go with facelifted visual and the mechanicals are possible to be updated such as revised headlights, fog lights, front bumper cover, taillights, suspension adjustments, speedometer cluster and even some power tweaks. New 2016 Subaru Legacy has minor updates from the company such as new upholstery patterns, connectivity or audio upgrades, new exterior colors and also the option packages. The company wants to upgrade the infotainment functions annually instead of offering major changes such as interior design or the sheetmetal. In addition, the current model has some color options to choose and we are waiting the announcement of new colors in this new version. Basically it is a great idea to offer new color because it gives fresh look. Not only that, 2016 Subaru Legacy also has some interesting safety features such as full-time symmetrical all-wheel drive with no button support, VDC or Vehicle Dynamics Control, Boxer engine, electronic brake force distribution for anti-lock brakes and many more. The last good news you should know is about the comprehensive warranty which is 3 year/36,000 mile and 5 year/60,000 mile.
2016 Subaru Legacy Engine
Under the hood, 2016 Subaru Legacy is still same with the previous generation of this car. However, the engines have been returned in order to improve the fuel economy. This new model uses a 2.5-liter four-cylinder good for 175 horsepower now delivers 30 mpg combined. Subaru also provides an engine which has bigger and better capacity. The bigger engine is a 3.6-liter flat-six that makes 256 hp and delivers 26/36 mpg city/highway. The engine will be supported with turbocharged 2.0-liter with four cylinders that you can find in the new WRX as well as the Forester XT. For transmissions, the previous Legacy model was offered with manual transmission only. But for this new 2016 model, this car will use CVT system as the transmission system.
2016 Subaru Legacy Release Date and Price
2016 Subaru Legacy is expected to hit the markets in early 2015, with the price at an estimated $28,000. With a advancements in performance, interior design and safety features, the 2016 legacy is expected to outperform competitors like the Ford Fusion and Toyota Camry.
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