Compare 2001 Subaru Legacy Wagon vs 2001 Ford Taurus

2001 Subaru Legacy Wagon
2001 Ford Taurus
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5-Door Manual L
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Manual L 21 28 $18,187 $19,995
5-Door Automatic L 22 27 $18,909 $20,795
5-Door Manual Outback w/RB Equip 21 28 $20,767 $22,895
5-Door Manual Outback w/RL Equip 21 28 $20,947 $23,095
5-Door Manual Outback w/GB Equip 21 28 $21,219 $23,395
5-Door Manual Outback w/GL Equip 21 28 $21,399 $23,595
5-Door Automatic Outback w/RB Equip 22 27 $21,489 $23,695
5-Door Manual GT 21 28 $21,577 $23,795
5-Door Automatic Outback w/RL Equip 22 27 $21,669 $23,895
5-Door Automatic Outback w/GB Equip 22 27 $21,941 $24,195
5-Door Automatic Outback w/GL Equip 22 27 $22,121 $24,395
5-Door Automatic GT 22 27 $22,299 $24,595
5-Door Manual Outback Ltd 21 28 $23,815 $26,295
5-Door Automatic Outback Ltd 22 27 $24,537 $27,095
5-Door Outback H6 L.L. Bean Edition 20 27 $26,687 $29,495
5-Door Outback H6 VDC 20 27 $28,839 $31,895
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4-Door Sedan LX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan LX 20 27 $17,356 $18,550
4-Door Sedan SE 20 27 $17,868 $19,325
4-Door Sedan SES 20 27 $18,781 $20,340
4-Door Wagon SE 18 26 $18,907 $20,480
4-Door Sedan SEL 18 27 $20,118 $21,825
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,187
$17,356
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$19,995
$18,550
Monthly Payment Estimate
$333 / month
$309 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
21 mpg 20 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Station Wagon Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
34.3 38.9
Front Head Room (in)
40.2 40.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
95.9 104.7
Second Hip Room (in)
51.9 55.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.9 57.3
Second Head Room (in)
39.1 38.1
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.6 56.6
Front Leg Room (in)
43.3 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
51.3 54.5
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
57.5 61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.3 5.4
Length, Overall (in)
187.4 197.6
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
43.3 -
Height, Overall (in)
59.6 57.8
Liftover Height (in)
25.2 26.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.3 62.1
Wheelbase (in)
104.3 108.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
30.2 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.7 73.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
33.2 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
74.9 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
68.6 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
42.3 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
43.5 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
29.9 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
47.2 -
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 17.0
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x 0.94 10.9 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.3 x 0.39 NA
Brake Type
Power Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 8.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.9 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
38.1 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.5 17.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 39.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.4 2.68
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
205/60HR15 P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size
Compact T135/70D16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
205/60HR15 P215/60R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
165 125
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3335 3326
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - 16 x 4
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.5 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
430 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 115
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
165 @ 5600 155 @ 4900
Engine Type
Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas V6
Fuel System
SMPI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 185 @ 3950
Engine Order Code
NA 99U
Displacement
2.5L/150 3.0L/181
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
21 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 27
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.87 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA Electronic
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 1.54
Trans Order Code
NA 44L
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.90 3.77
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.09 0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.45 2.77
Clutch Size (in)
8.86 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.00
Trans Type
5 4
Summary
Vehicle Name
Subaru Legacy Wagon Ford Taurus
Body Style
4 Door Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.59 .73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Lower L-Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 22.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.79 .81
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Radius Arms w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
32 22.1
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut

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