Subaru will try to address as many clients as it can this summer with the introduction of the 2017 Legacy model, a car that will arrive in showrooms starting July. Coming standard with all whell drive, the new Legacy has a 175 horsepower 2.5-liter Boxer engine and standard Lineartronic Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with manual mode and paddle shifters. All this for a starting price of $21,995.
Premium trim Legacy upgrades include 17 inch alloy wheels, the All-Weather Package (heated front seats, heated exterior mirrors and windshield wiper de-icer), dual zone automatic climate control system, 10-way power driver’s seat, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift handle, electroluminescent instrument panel with LCD color display, auto up/down front windows, illuminated overhead console and front door pull handles and body-color side mirrors. The 2017 Legacy 2.5i Premium begins at $23,995.
Premium, Sport, and Limited trims have a standard Starlink 7.0 inch Multimedia Plus with a high-resolution 7-inch LCD screen featuring multi-touch gesture controls, Bluetooth hands-free SMS text messaging and dual USB ports.
Top of the range Legacy Limited costs $28.840 and adds perforated leather-trimmed upholstery, Power Moonroof Package, Keyless Access with Push Button Start, heated rear seat backs and cushions, rear-seat air conditioner outlets, 4-way power front passenger seat, a harman/kardon 575-watt equivalent amplifier and harman/kardon surround 12-speaker audio system, 18-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, turn-signal side mirrors and woodgrain-pattern matte-finish interior accent trim and Stablex suspension tuning.
The intermediate package is the Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport which includes two-tone interior with piano black and carbon fiber patterned trim, 18-inch sport-styled wheels, dark grey front grille and fog lights with gloss black housing. Chrome-accent rocker trim and high luster silver-finished turn-signal mirrors are also there. The Legacy 2.5i Sport debuts at $25,595 and is available with EyeSight and a suite of accompanying safety features like Blind Spot Detection & High Beam Assist as well as Reverse Automatic Braking.