2016 Subaru Legacy Bloomfield NJ

The 2016 Subaru Legacy has finally arrived, and Lynnes Subaru is anxious to share all of the exciting details with you in this vehicle review. From what's under the hood to what's going on inside the vehicle, there's a lot more than meets the eye, so let's get started.

Powerful Engine Options for the 2016 Legacy

2016 Subaru Legacy NJLike many of the vehicles in the Subaru lineup, you've got your choice of two powerful engines with the 2016 Legacy. The standard engine is a 2.5-liter DOHC aluminum-alloy 16-valve horizontally opposed four-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine with Dual Active Valve Control System that produces 175 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque.

The second option is a 3.6-liter DOHC aluminum-alloy 24-valve horizontally opposed six-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine with Dual Active Valve Control System that produces 256 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque.

Both engines are paired with the Lineartronic continuously variable transmission with six-speed manual mode and paddle shifters.

In addition to giving you ample power, the vehicle offers the technology you need to stay in control no matter the weather or road conditions. It comes standard with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, Quick-Ratio Electronic Power Assisted Steering, Traction Control, Brake Assist, a Brake Override System, Vehicle Dynamics Control, Incline Start Assist, and Active Torque Vectoring.

Even better, the Legacy gets incredible fuel economy. The smaller engine gets an EPA-estimated 24 city and 36 highway mpg, and the larger engine gets an EPA-estimated 20 city and 29 highway mpg.


The new Subaru Legacy doesn't disappoint under the hood, and it certainly doesn't disappoint inside. The vehicle offers a full suite of incredible standard technology features as well as a list of optional standard features th

For starters, the vehicle offers as a standard feature the STARLINK 6.2-inch multimedia infotainment system that comes with HD radio, a high-resolution touchscreen display, four speakers, CD player, SUBARU STARLINK in-vehicle technology, a USB port and iPod control, hands-free phone connectivity, and Bluetooth audio streaming. It also comes standard with a three-spoke steering wheel with integrated controls for audio system, Bluetooth, and cruise control.at you're sure to love.

2016 Subaru Legacy NJ You can upgrade your 2016 Subaru Legacy to include the STARLINK 7-inch multimedia system with a larger touchscreen and two more speakers or you can get 12 Harman Kardon speakers. And there's navigation available as an optional upgrade as well.


Subaru vehicles are some of the safest on the market because they're designed for all kinds of driving. The 2016 Legacy offers a long list of safety features for you to choose from, including many standards. The vehicle is equipped with Brake Assist, four-wheel anti-lock brake, Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC), Traction Control, a tire pressure monitoring system, and daytime running lights.

You also can opt to add on safety features such as EyeSight driver assist technology, which includes Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure and Sway Warning, Pre-Collision Braking, and Lane Keep Assist. Another optional feature is Blind Spot Detection/Rear Cross Traffic Alert that's available on the 2.5i Premium and standard on the 2.5i Limited and 3.6R Limited.

The STARLINK Safety and Security Connected Services is an available feature that can really round out the safety of the Legacy. It can connect you to SOS emergency assistance when necessary as well as automatic collision notification, enhanced roadside assistance, stolen vehicle recovery, diagnostic, security, and remote services functions. 

Thanks to all of the standard and optional safety features and technology, the 2016 Subaru Legacy has been awarded a five-star overall rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, receiving five stars for frontal crash, side crash, and rollover crash test scores. So you know that you're sure to be safe driving the 2016 Subaru Legacy.

2016 Subaru Legacy Interior

T2016 Subaru Legacy NJ he 2016 Legacy offers a comfortable interior. From the six-way adjustable driver's seat to the four-way adjustable front passenger's seat, the list of standard features is lengthy. The Legacy is equipped standard with a manually adjustable CFC-free air conditioning system, which makes it incredibly comfortable even in the hottest months.

There are other features available to add on if you're interested in making the interior of the vehicle more comfortable. The dual-zone automatic digital climate control system, 10-way power adjustable driver's seat, heated front and rear seats, leather-wrapped automatic transmission shifter handle and steering wheel, and leather trimmed upholstery are all optional features that will make the interior far more comfortable than the standard model.

The Legacy vs. the Competition

Like most of the Subaru lineup, the 2016 Legacy is designed to drive in a variety of off-road and bad weather conditions. With loads of standard features and a lengthy list of optional features, the Legacy is a force to be reckoned with in the class. 

2016 Subaru Legacy vs. 2015 Toyota Camry

While the 2016 Legacy may have a slightly higher starting price, it comes with many more benefits. The vehicle offers all-wheel drive as a standard feature, a slightly more powerful engine, and higher fuel economy compared to the Toyota Camry.

2016 Subaru Legacy vs. 2016 Honda Accord

2016 Subaru Legacy NJThe Subaru Legacy, while offering a slightly higher staring price, offers standard all-wheel drive, a larger fuel tank, and even more room for all of your passengers. When compared to the 2016 Honda Accord, the Legacy shines in driver and passenger safety.

Are you looking for more vehicle comparisons? We take the time to compare our most popular models to the most popular models in the class. Take a look at all of them on our Vehicle Comparisons page.

Test Drive the 2016 Subaru Legacy at Lynnes Subaru

Lynnes Subaru is your Subaru dealer near Bloomfield, Clifton, and Montclair. We offer a convenient showroom location at 379 Bloomfield Avenue in Bloomfield, NJ. During our regular showroom hours, you can speak to a member of our sales team and get to know more about the vehicle and even go for a test drive. We're here to help you Monday through Friday from 9 am until 9 pm and Saturday from 9 am until 7 pm.

To schedule a test drive of the 2016 Subaru Legacy, call us or stop in to our showroom today. We'll see you soon!

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