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3/4 Front Glamour 2012 Subaru Legacy

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2012 Subaru Legacy specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2012 Subaru Legacy warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$19,995$21,295$25,095
    Invoice *$18,926$20,152$23,533
    Engine2.5L H-4 170 HP2.5L H-4 170 HP3.6L H-6 256 HP
    Transmission6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD5-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City19.0 mpg19.0 mpg18.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy27.0 mpg27.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.5L H-4 170 HP2.5L H-4 170 HP3.6L H-6 256 HP
    Transmission6-spd man w/OD6-spd man w/OD5-spd sequential shift control auto w/OD
    Alternator110 amp110 amp130 amp
    Battery490 amp with run down protection490 amp with run down protection490 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio4.114.113.08
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank18.5 gal.18.5 gal.18.5 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steel with polished tailpipe finishstainless steel with polished tailpipe finish
    Drive Typefull-time all wheelfull-time all wheelfull-time all wheel
    Locking Hub Controlpermanentpermanentpermanent
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic Stabilitystability controlstability controlstability control
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensiondouble wishbonedouble wishbonedouble wishbone
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront and rear
    Wheels16.0 " steel16.0 " silver aluminum17.0 " silver aluminum
    Front TiresP205/60VR16.0BSW ASP205/60VR16.0BSW ASP225/50VR17.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity555
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscenter w/storagecenter w/storagecenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls6-way(8-way power)6-way
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats65-35 bench65-35 bench65-35 bench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Rear Armrestscentercentercenter
    Seat Trimclothclothcloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/Aleathermetal-look
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Auxiliary Visorsdualdualdual
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfrontfrontfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consolemini with storagemini with storagemini with storage
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Instrument Panel Storagebincovered binbin
    Seatback Storage111
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Cargo Concealed Storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storagecargo concealed storage
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-capable, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel Controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controls
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers464
    Antennawindow gridwindow gridwindow grid
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasepowerpowerpower
    Remote Fuel Flap Releasemechanicalmechanicalmechanical
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets222
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltelescopic tilttelescopic tilttelescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/Aleather/metal-lookN/A
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Sun Visor StripN/Asun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lightsdaytime running lights
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead Airbagcurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbagscurtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security Systemsecurity systemsecurity systemsecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume14.7 cu.ft.14.7 cu.ft.14.7 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length186.4 "186.4 "186.4 "
    Exterior Width71.7 "71.7 "71.7 "
    Exterior Height59.3 "59.3 "59.3 "
    Wheelbase108 "108 "108 "
    Front Tread62 "62 "62 "
    Rear Tread62 "62 "62 "
    Turning Radius18.4 '18.4 '18.4 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating4,435 lbs.4,435 lbs.4,630 lbs.
    Curb Weight3,272 lbs.3,248 lbs.3,484 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.32.32.32
    Front Legroom43.0 "43.0 "43.0 "
    Rear Legroom37.8 "37.8 "37.8 "
    Front Headroom40.3 "40.3 "40.3 "
    Rear Headroom37.5 "37.5 "37.5 "
    Front Hiproom54.5 "54.5 "54.5 "
    Rear Hiproom53.9 "53.9 "53.9 "
    Front Shoulder Room56.3 "56.3 "56.3 "
    Rear Shoulder Room56.1 "56.1 "56.1 "
    Passenger Volume103 cu.ft.103 cu.ft.103 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume14.7 cu.ft.14.7 cu.ft.14.7 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rocker Panel Extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensions
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remotedual power remotedual power remote
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2012 Subaru Legacy safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
2.5GT Limited 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
2.5i 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
2.5i Limited 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
2.5i Premium 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
3.6R 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
3.6R Limited 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A
3.6R Premium 4dr Sedan
DriverFront SeatN/A
PassengerRear SeatN/A

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