With standard smartphone integration and a wealth of available driver-assistance technologies, the 2018 Subaru Legacy has what it takes to appeal to the family-sedan crowd. Another plus is the Legacy’s standard all-wheel drive, and this feature makes it an adept companion in rain and snow.
The 2018 Legacy is a midsize sedan what seats five passengers, and it’s sold in 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Sport, 2.5i Limited and 3.6R Limited trims. All models come standard with a continuously variable transmission.
For 2018, the Legacy benefits from exterior and interior styling upgrades, along with transmission and engine tweaks designed to create a quieter cabin. Also, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone integration joins the list of standard equipment.
The Legacy has a fairly traditional silhouette, which is set off at the front by a refined grille, an aggressively large lower intake area and large, sweptback foglight pockets. Flowing character lines extend to the Legacy’s rear.
Base models come with 17-inch wheels and projector-beam halogen headlights. The list of upgrades includes 18-inch wheels, adaptive LED headlights, LED fog lights, heated side mirrors, a power sunroof, a trunk spoiler and dual stainless-steel exhaust tips.
The 2018 Subaru Legacy follows a simple yet attractive design theme inside. The multi-piece dashboard has an uncluttered look and an eye-catching quadrilateral frame for its center-stack interface. The cabin is relatively spacious, with decent legroom in both rows. Trunk capacity for the Legacy is rated at 15 cubic feet and can be enhanced by folding the standard 60/40-split rear seats.
Base models are equipped with a six-way manually adjustable driver’s seat, cloth upholstery, metallic accent trim, air conditioning and a manually adjustable tilt-and-telescoping steering column. Optional features include dual-zone climate control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, leather upholstery, heated front seats, heated rear seats and power-adjustable front seats.
The Legacy offers pleasant handing that distinguishes itself when the weather gets rough. Standard all-wheel drive helps provide the traction you need in snow and ice, and all models come with a continuously variable transmission.
Base models are equipped with a 2.5-liter flat-four engine that makes 175 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. The optional engine is a 3.6-liter flat-six unit that generates 256 horsepower and 247 pound-feet of torque.
Subaru’s Legacy has an EPA rating of up to 25/34 mpg city/highway.
This Subaru’s technology lineup is impressive. Base models come with Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone integration, a 6.5-inch touch screen, a rearview camera, a four-speaker sound system, Bluetooth for handsfree calling and audio streaming, USB connectivity and an auxiliary audio jack.
The list of available features includes a six-speaker stereo, a premium 12-speaker Harman Kardon sound system, an 8-inch touch screen, satellite radio, navigation, handsfree text messaging, reverse automatic braking, blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, lane keep assist and forward collision mitigation with automatic emergency braking.
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2018 Subaru Legacy Deals on CARFAX
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VEHICLE HISTORY SUMMARY
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2018 Subaru Legacy Pricing
The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) is the "sticker price" for this vehicle, including optional equipment, when it was new.
The price range for the 2018 Subaru Legacy is $18,445 - $23,991.
The average selling price is $20,936.
The data below is updated daily, based on used car inventory for sale on CARFAX.
Price range and average selling price are based on the median selling price while CARFAX Value is a VIN-specific value based on the vehicle's history.
$22,195 - $31,945
This is the price range for the 2018 Subaru Legacy based on used car inventory for sale on CARFAX.
$18,445 - $23,991
Average Selling Price
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