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The 5 Best Used Cars Under $20K and Why Subaru Legacy Is Now a Top Pick

The 5 Best Used Cars Under $20K and Why Subaru Legacy Is Now a Top Pick

What Are The Best Subaru Legacy Years To Buy For Used Car Buyers? A updated study from Consumer Reports (via subscription) says the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Subaru Legacy is your best choice for a mid-sized sedan. They also rank the 2014 Honda Accord, 2016 Mazda 6, 2013 Toyota Avalon, and 2016 Toyota Camry as one of the best options for midsize and large sedan buyers.

Why choose the Legacy sedan? sedans get better fuel economy than SUVs, and the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Subaru Legacy comes standard with four-wheel drive for all-weather performance. Consumer Reports says the Legacy showed much better-than-average reliability in its owner surveys.

What is the Legacy Fuel Mileage?

In Consumer Reports owner surveys, they get a reported total 27 mpg. The EPA says the 2015-2016 Legacy gets 26/35 city/highway mpg and 29 mpg combined with the 2.5-liter engine and automatic transmission.

The Legacy has excellent crash test results

2015, 2016 and 2017 Subaru Legacy earned the top prize for Top Safety Pick+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The legacy too got a five star rating of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

2015-2017 Subaru Legacy

What do consumer reports say?

CR says: “The 2015 Legacy redesign brought a welcome refinement to an already very good sedan, improving interior quality, adding a new infotainment system and elevating ride quality to near-luxury levels. is responsive. The spacious and quiet cab offers plenty of room for the driver, along with a large rear seat and easy controls.”

What is the price of the Legacy 2015-2016?

The 2015-2016 Subaru Legacy price range ranges from $13,625 to $17,075 depending on model, mileage and condition.

2017 Subaru Legacy

In other recent rankings, Consumer Reports also chose the 2017 Subaru Legacy as a top pick for shoppers. The 2017 Legacy is a top pick among midsize sedans, and CR says it wins the five-year-old model category.

What is the price of the Subaru Legacy 2017?

The price range of the 2017 Subaru Legacy is from $18,850 to $23,700 depending on model, mileage and condition.

What is the Legacy Fuel Mileage?

CR says the Legacy gets an owner-reported 27 mpg. The EPA’s fuel economy estimates for the 2017 Legacy with the 2.5-liter engine are 25/34 city/highway and 29 combined mpg.

Should You Buy a New 2023 Subaru Legacy?

The 2023 Subaru Legacy is now available when you order a new model. The 2023 Legacy midsize sedan gets new updates with a redesigned front end, the latest version of EyeSight safety technology and a new wide-angle mono camera. Subaru has also updated Legacy’s multimedia system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Old trim levels and prices

The 2023 Legacy sedan is now available in five trim levels. The 2023 midsize sedan starts at $25,415 for the base trim, Premium ($27,715), Limited ($32,465), Sport with new 2.4-liter turbo engine ($34,915) and Touring XT ($38,715). Destination and delivery charges are included in the above prices ($1,020).

With the new model shortages, if you can’t find a new vehicle, midsize sedan buyers have several good used car choices, and the 2015 2016 and 2017 Subaru Legacy sedan is a top pick by Consumer Reports. The Legacy offers fuel-efficient, four-wheel drive for all-weather performance; it gets the highest safety scores and a much better than average reliability.

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Denis Flierl has invested over 30 years in the automotive industry in an advisory role with every major car brand. He is an accredited member of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press. Checking out Subaru Report where he handles all models of the Japanese automaker. More stories can be found on the Torque News Subaru page. Follow Dennis on facebook, Twitterand Instagram.

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