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Selected Style 5-Door L Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Manual L 21 27 $18,684 $20,495
5-Door Automatic L 22 28 $19,406 $21,295
5-Door Manual L Special Edition 21 27 $19,492 $21,395
5-Door Automatic L Special Edition 22 28 $20,214 $22,195
5-Door 2.5 Manual GT 21 27 $23,494 $25,895
5-Door 2.5 Automatic GT 20 26 $24,396 $26,895
5-Door Manual Outback 21 27 $21,118 $23,245
5-Door Automatic Outback 22 28 $21,840 $24,045
5-Door Manual Outback Ltd 21 27 $24,298 $26,795
5-Door Automatic Outback Ltd 22 28 $25,020 $27,595
5-Door Outback H6 L.L. Bean Edition 19 26 $27,349 $30,195
5-Door Outback H6 VDC 19 26 $29,293 $32,395
5-Door Manual w/Prem Audio Outback 21 27 $21,118 $23,245
5-Door Automatic w/Prem Audio Outback 22 28 $21,840 $24,045
5-Door Outback H6 22 28 $24,451 $26,995
LW-200 Automatic
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
LW-200 Automatic 24 32 $18,752 $20,335
LW-300 Automatic 21 29 $20,914 $22,685
Pricing
Invoice Price
$18,684
$18,752
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,495
$20,335
Monthly Payment Estimate
$342 / month
$339 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating Read Our Full Review
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 27 mpg 32 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Station Wagon Mid-size Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 54.0
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 55.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.1 39.6
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 56.1
Front Leg Room (in) 43.3 42.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.3 51.7
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3 35.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.2 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.9 98.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 57.5 59.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.3 5.7
Length, Overall (in) 187.4 190.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 43.3 - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 60.0 57.3
Liftover Height (in) 22.8 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.3 59.4
Wheelbase (in) 104.3 106.5
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 30.2 - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7 68.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 74.9 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 68.6 79
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.3 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 43.5 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.9 33.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) 47.2 - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 33.2 - TBD -
Brakes
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 Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 11.3 x 0.4
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.7 x 0.94 11.3 x 1.0
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9 15.7
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5 15.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.4 36.6
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2 2.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.1 - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA N/A
Front Tire Size 205/60HR15 P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size 135/70D16 T115/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA N/A
Spare Tire Order Code NA N/A
Rear Tire Size 205/60HR15 P195/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 - TBD -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3335 3086
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 15 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0 15 x 6
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.1 9.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 430 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 165 @ 5600 135 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas Flat 4 Cyl Gas L4
Fuel System SMPI SPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 166 @ 4000 142 @ 4400
Engine Order Code NA N/A
Displacement 2.5L/150 2.2L/134
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27 32
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06 1.61
Trans Order Code NA N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90 3.91
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45 2.96
Clutch Size (in) 8.86 NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45 1.00
Trans Type 5 4
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78 NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Wagon 4 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Subaru Legacy Wagon Saturn LW
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Indep. Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Radius Arms w/Stabilizer Bar
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/Stabilizer Bar
 
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