Compare 2002 Subaru Legacy Sedan vs 2002 BMW 3-Series

2002 Subaru Legacy Sedan
2002 BMW 3-Series
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4-Door Manual L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Manual L 21 27 $17,565 $19,295
4-Door Automatic L 22 27 $18,287 $20,095
4-Door Manual GT 21 27 $20,775 $22,895
4-Door Automatic GT 22 27 $21,497 $23,695
4-Door Manual GT Ltd 21 27 $22,383 $24,695
4-Door Automatic GT Ltd 22 27 $23,105 $25,495
4-Door Automatic Outback Ltd 22 27 $23,555 $25,995
4-Door H6-3.0 Automatic Outback 20 26 $25,349 $27,995
4-Door H6-3.0 VDC Automatic Outback 20 26 $27,500 $30,395
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4-Door Sedan RWD 325i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan RWD 325i 20 29 $24,820 $27,100
4-Door Sedan AWD 325xi 19 27 $26,415 $28,850
2-Door Coupe 325Ci 20 29 $26,640 $29,100
4-Door Sport Wagon RWD 325i 20 29 $27,005 $29,500
4-Door Sport Wagon AWD 325xi 19 26 $28,595 $31,250
4-Door Sedan RWD 330i 21 30 $31,090 $33,990
2-Door Coupe 330Ci 21 30 $32,000 $34,990
4-Door Sedan AWD 330xi 20 27 $32,685 $35,740
2-Door Convertible 325Ci 19 27 $33,010 $36,100
2-Door Convertible 330Ci 20 28 $38,745 $42,400
2-Door Coupe M3 16 24 $41,930 $45,900
2-Door Convertible M3 16 23 $49,210 $53,900
Pricing
Invoice Price
$17,565
$24,820
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,295
$27,100
Monthly Payment Estimate
$322 / month
$452 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Compact
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
36.6 36.9
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.6 45.9
Front Leg Room (in)
43.3 41.7
Front Hip Room (in)
51.3 - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
34.2 32.0
Front Head Room (in)
38.9 38.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
91.4 91.0
Second Hip Room (in)
51.9 - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.9 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in)
184.4 176.7
Height, Overall (in)
55.7 54.6
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.5 55.9
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 107.3
Liftover Height (in)
25.8 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.7 69.2
Track Width, Front (in)
57.5 55.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.1 - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
12.4 11.0
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x 0.39 11.6 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Power Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.7 x 0.94 11.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 16.6
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 34.4
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.2 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
38.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.5 13.7
Tires
Front Tire Size
205/60HR15 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
T135/70D16 P205/55R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
205/60HR15 P205/55R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
165 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3255 3219
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel Alloy
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Alloy
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x 4.0 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.8 - TBD -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
430 - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas Flat 4-Cyl Gas 6-Cyl
Fuel System
SMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
166 @ 4000 175 @ 3500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5L/150 2.5/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
165 @ 5600 184 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 20
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90 3.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.09 1.22
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.45 4.23
Clutch Size (in)
8.86 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.66
Trans Type
5 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78 1.00
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.33 4.04
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.06 2.52
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name
Subaru Legacy Sedan BMW 3 Series
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Radius Arms w/Upper Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
30 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.59 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Lower L-Arms w/Lower Arms
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 - TBD -

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