NEW FOR 2013:

– extensive facelift with revised styling, chassis enhancements
– new EyeSight Driver Assist system
– new Brake Override system
– new amenities and audio capabilities
– new double-overhead camshaft (DOHC) 2.5-litre SUBARU BOXER engine
– new seat fabric and electro-luminescent instrument cluster on Limited Package models
– 2.5GT trim dropped

Subaru gives the Legacy an extensive facelift for 2013, including an entirely new front fascia, a new four-cylinder engine, and additional tech kit to make it more competitive.

Two engine options are available with the Legacy, along with a choice of three transmissions:

– 2.5L DOHC horizontally opposed 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine with 173 hp and 174 lb-ft of torque, mated to either a 6-speed manual or Lineartronic CVT automatic
– 3.6L 6-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine with 256 hp and 247 lb-ft of forque, mated to a 5-speed automatic transmission with manual mode

Trims for the Legacy include 2.5i, 2.5i Convenience, 2.5i Convenience with PZEV Option, 2.5i Touring Package, 2.5i Limited Package, 3.6R Limited Package, and 3.6R Limited Package with EyeSight Option. All trims come with all-wheel drive.

In 2.5i trim, features include 2.5L DOHC horizontally opposed 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine, 6-speed manual transmission, in-glass integrated antenna, 4-speaker AM/FM/CD/MP3/WMA audio with Bluetooth phone integration and streaming, MediaHub iPod/USB, illuminated steering wheel mounted audio controls, XM pre-wire, sub-floor storage in trunk, four-wheel disc brakes with ABS and brake override, hydraulic power steering, front armrest with storage, air conditioning, steering wheel integrated cruise control, map lights, tilt/telescopic steering, dual vanity mirrors, power windows with driver’s auto down, body colour rockers/door handles/mirrors, power heated mirrors, automatic headlights, 16-inch steel wheels, information display, ECO gauge, aluminum interior trim, floor mats, cloth seating, 6-way manually adjustable driver’s seat, 4-way manually adjustable passenger’s seat, heated front seats, 60/40 split folding rear seat, and rear centre armrest.

2.5i Convenience adds CVT transmission, stainless tipped exhaust, 16-inch aluminum wheels, and 10-way power adjustable driver’s seat.

2.5i Convenience with PZEV Option adds PZEV emissions equipment, PZEV exterior badging, and PZEV embroidered floor mats.

2.5i Touring Package adds (to 2.5i Convenience) 6-speaker audio, automatic dual-zone climate control, driver’s window auto up/down, fog lights, 17-inch aluminum wheels, wiper de-icer, leather wrapped shifter and steering wheel. You can also get the 6-speed manual again in the Touring Package.

2.5i Limited Package adds body colour roof mounted antenna, voice activated, in-dash GPS navigation system with 7-inch high-resolution touch screen, AM/FM/CD/XM/MP3/WMA/DivX, WMV, MP4, SMS text messaging capability, XM NAVTraffic (subscription required), Bluetooth mobile phone connectivity with voice activation, Bluetooth streaming audio, rear view camera, Harman Kardon 9-speaker system including subwoofer and amplifier, auto-dimming rear view mirror with compass and Homelink, brushed aluminum door sills, 17-inch 5-spoke aluminum wheels with machined finish, electro-luminescent gauges with colour multi-information display, woodgrain interior trim, leather seats, 4-way power adjustable passenger seat, and continuously variable transmission.

3.6R Limited Package adds 3.6L 6-cylinder SUBARU BOXER engine, 5-speed automatic transmission, dual exhaust, and wider 17-inch tires.

3.6R Limited Package with EyeSight Option adds EyeSight system.

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