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2015 Subaru Impreza vs. 2015 Subaru Legacy Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Legacy than the Subaru Impreza, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Subaru Impreza and the Subaru Legacy in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Subaru Legacy you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Subaru Impreza, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Subaru Impreza is clearly a better financial choice over the Subaru Legacy. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Subaru Impreza and the Subaru Legacy have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Subaru Impreza is much slimmer than the Subaru Legacy, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Subaru Impreza is slightly shorter than the Subaru Legacy, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Subaru Impreza doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Subaru Legacy.

Handling
The Subaru Impreza has a smaller turning radius than the Subaru Legacy, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Subaru Impreza has less horsepower than the Subaru Legacy, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Subaru Impreza and the Subaru Legacy. The Subaru Impreza has significantly less cargo room than the Subaru Legacy, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The Subaru Impreza comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru Legacy.

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2015 Subaru
Impreza

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MSRP*: $18,195 - $22,295

2015 Subaru
Legacy

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MSRP*: $21,695 - $29,595
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 1.49%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 25 - 28 20 - 26
Highway MPG: 34 - 37 29 - 36
Engine(s): Horizontal Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $17,381 - $21,164 $20,487 - $27,739

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