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2006 Subaru Legacy
2006 Subaru Legacy
Available Price Range $3,435-$11,747 TrimsN/A Combined MPG 22-26 SeatsN/A

Our Take on the 2006 Subaru Legacy

Our Take

Slightly larger and more powerful than its predecessor, the redesigned 2005 Legacy gained safety features and a newly available 250-horsepower turbocharged engine. Offered in sedan and wagon body styles, Legacy is Subaru's larger series — closely related to the sport utility vehicle-st... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Some body lean through curves
  • Backseat doesn't fold
  • Interior tighter than competition
  • No electronic stability system
  • Premium gasoline recommended

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2005
  • Standard AWD
  • Six airbags
  • Many accessories offered
  • Windshield wiper de-icer
  • Turbo engine available


Our Expert Reviews

Getting here was easy. We drove up from Virginia in the Legacy GT Limited, Subaru's midsize luxury sport sedan, replete with an onboard navigation system, faux-wood interior accents and other cosmetic and functional upgrades for 2006.We arrived at the beginning of the Pennsylvania 500, the 20th of 36 Nextel Cup series races held under the auspices of NASCAR, the National Association of Sto... Read full review for the 2006 Subaru Legacy

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Consumer Reviews


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First car (of my own), I love it!

by Ian R. from Gillette, WY on April 18, 2011

Let me start off by saying you get a lot of looks when you drive around in one of these. Mine is black, and the windows are tinted, and the body of the car just has that sharp awesome look when you dr... Read Full Review


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