2018 Subaru Legacy vs. 2018 Subaru Impreza

2018 Subaru Legacy

2018 Subaru Legacy

2018 Subaru Impreza

2018 Subaru Impreza


The 2018 Subaru Legacy and 2018 Subaru Impreza are both capable sedans offered with a premium lineup of Subaru features, including:

Find out which of these Subaru sedans is the idea option for your next vehicle near Vail, CO with the help of this comparison guide from Glenwood Springs Subaru.

Price & Fuel Economy

Both of these vehicles are affordable and efficient, but the Impreza may appeal to drivers on a budget with less people and cargo to drive around:

Subaru Impreza

Subaru Legacy


Starting Price (MSRP)


38 mpg highway**, 28 mpg city**

Max Fuel Economy (EPA)

34 mpg highway**, 25 mpg city**

Performance Capabilities

Both of these vehicles come with SUBARU BOXER® engines under the hood and Subaru Symmetrical AWD, but those looking for more get up out of the gates may be drawn to the Legacy:

  • Subaru Impreza - Every Impreza comes with a 2.0L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine with 152 hp and 145 lb-ft of torque.
  • Subaru Legacy - The base engine on the legacy is a 2.5L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine that makes 175 hp and 174 lb-ft of torque, but there's also a 3.6L 6-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine with 256 hp and 246 lb-ft of torque.

Passenger and Cargo Space

Both of these Subaru sedans come with generously equipped and sophisticated, but their sizes will appeal to different lifestyles and needs:

Subaru Impreza

Subaru Legacy


Seating Capacity


112.1 cubic feet

Total Interior Volume

115.9 cubic feet

12.3 cubic feet

Cargo Space

15.0 cubic feet

Unlike the Legacy, though, the Impreza is also offered in a hatchback configuration with 20.8 cubic feet of dedicated cargo space and a max cargo volume of 55.3 cubic feet.

Take Home a New Subaru Sedan to Grand Junction Today!

The 2018 Subaru Impreza beats the 2018 Honda Civic in a head-to-head comparison, while the 2018 Subaru Legacy favors well against the competition as well. Test drive both of these Subaru sedans near Vail today at Glenwood Springs Subaru, located at 175 Storm King Road in Glenwood Springs, CO. With the 2019 models now available, see how these two popular Subaru vehicles compare in their current model years.

* Manufacturer's suggested retail price does not include destination and delivery charges, tax, title and registration fees. Destination and delivery includes handling and inland freight fees and may vary in some states. Prices, specifications, options, features and models subject to change without notice.

** EPA-estimated fuel economy. Actual mileage may vary.

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