2019 Impreza vs. 2019 Legacy

Engineered for the road ahead, the 2019 Subaru Impreza and 2019 Subaru Legacy are both great options if you're searching for your next sedan. The team at Napleton's Arlington Heights Subaru have highlighted key information about these two cars in the following 2019 Impreza vs. 2019 Legacy comparison. After reading, continue your research on our Impreza trims and Legacy trims pages, or reach out to our dealership in Arlington Heights, IL online or at (888) 459-1771 .

Price Comparison

The 2019 Subaru Impreza's starting price ranges from $18,595 MSRP to $25,690 MSRP, while the 2019 Legacy starts at $22,545 MSRP to $31,545 MSRP for higher trim levels. To help our customers stay on budget, our finance team gathers monthly lease and finance offers on our incentives page.

Performance Specs Comparison

You'll immediately feel the performance that these Subaru sedans deliver. All three Boxer® engines available between the Impreza and Legacy are equally comfortable on daily commutes and spontaneous road trips. For your convenience, we've outlined what you can expect from each engine in the chart below.


Performance Specs

2.0L Boxer® 4-cylinder

(All Impreza Trims)

  • 152 HP
  • 145 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 28 city / 38 hwy MPG

2.5L Boxer® 4-cylinder

(Legacy 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Sport, 2.5i Limited)

  • 175 HP
  • 174 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 25 city / 34 hwy MPG

3.6L Boxer® 6-cylinder

(Legacy 3.6R Limited)

  • 256 HP
  • 247 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 20 city / 28 hwy MPG

Size & Cargo Space Comparison

Available in a sedan or five-door body style, the 2019 Impreza can be configured to your specifications. The five-door Impreza and Legacy have identical passenger volumes of 100.9 cu.-ft., while the Impreza sedan is just over a foot smaller at 99.8 cu.-ft. While the larger Legacy affords more cargo volume than the Impreza sedan, neither can measure up to the 5-door Impreza, which allows for up to 55.3 cu.-ft. of cargo space.

Safety & Technology Features Comparison

Utilizing Subaru's EyeSight® driver assist technology, both cars can be equipped with adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, and lane keep assist. Additional features that the Impreza and Legacy share include steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters and an 8-in. color touchscreen display. We've highlighted some notable differences in the 2019 Impreza and Legacy safety and tech offerings below:

2019 Subaru Impreza Technology

2019 Impreza

2019 Subaru Legacy Technology

2019 Legacy

  • While both sedans can be equipped with heated front seats, the Legacy takes it a step further with heated rear seats as well.
  • Higher Legacy trim levels include features like a premium Harman Kardon® audio system and auto-dimming rearview mirror that are only available on Impreza models through optional feature packages.
  • To maximize visibility, premier 2019 Impreza models include LED steering-responsive headlights, a feature only available in the Legacy at an additional cost.

2019 Subaru Impreza & 2019 Subaru Legacy for Sale in Arlington Heights, IL

Whether you prefer the versatile 2019 Subaru Impreza or the sleek 2019 Subaru Legacy, Napleton's Arlington Heights Subaru is the place to find your next sedan! Browse our Impreza and Legacy inventories, and then set up a test drive appointment of your favorite model at our dealership in Arlington Heights, IL. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to call our experts at (888) 459-1771 .

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