2015 Subaru Legacy Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2015 Subaru Legacy - Road Test Specs

2015 Subaru Legacy Sedan

(2.5L 4-cyl. AWD CVT Automatic)


Year Make Model2015 Subaru Legacy Base 4dr Sedan AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)
Vehicle TypeAWD 4dr 5-passenger sedan
Estimated MSRP$27,290


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected flat-4, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)2,498/52
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)10.3
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)175 @ 5,800
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)174 @ 4,000
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Transmission typeContinuously variable
Transmission ratios (x:1)3.6-0.62
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.90


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearDouble wishbone, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)14.5
Tire typeAll-season front and rear
Tire size225/55R17
Wheel size17-by-7.5 inches front and rear
Wheel materialSteel
Brakes, front11.5-inch one-piece ventilated disc with dual-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear11.8-inch one-piece ventilated disc with single-piston sliding calipers

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)30 combined/26 city/36 highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)18.5

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,485
Length (in.)188.8
Width (in.)72.4
Height (in.)59.0
Wheelbase (in.)108.3
Track, front (in.)62.2
Track, rear (in.)62.8
Turning circle (ft.)36.8
Legroom, front (in.)42.9
Legroom, rear (in.)38.1
Headroom, front (in.)40.0
Headroom, rear (in.)37.0
Shoulder room, front (in.)58.1
Shoulder room, rear (in.)57.3
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)15

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