2008 Subaru Legacy Trims

Average Price:$10,840
This entry level Legacy is powered by a 2.5 liter flat four engine, which delivers 175 horsepower and 169 pound-feet of torque. Buyers may choose between a five-speed manual or a four... Read More

This entry level Legacy is powered by a 2.5 liter flat four engine, which delivers 175 horsepower and 169 pound-feet of torque. Buyers may choose between a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic transmission.

Safety features like all-wheel drive ABS, front-seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and whiplash-reducing front headrests are standard on all Legacy models. The 2.5i is equipped with 17-inch alloy wheels, air-conditioning, an MP3/WMA-capable CD sound system with a portable device input jack, keyless entry, a trip computer and full power accessories. A tilt and telescopic steering wheel has been added for 2008.

Powertrain: 2.5L 170 hp F4 Engine, AWD, 4-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 24
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): in dash, center console, 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Manual adjustments: 8
Drivetrain 2-wheel limited slip
Engine Spark Plugs: platinum tipped
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Tachometer · Trip computer
Interior Metallic-tone accents
Lights Daytime running lights
Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: strut · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows
2.5 i Special Edition
Average Price:$10,251
This second tier Legacy trim adds a standard moon roof and a power seat for the driver. Other standard features include a new tilt and telescopic steering wheel, alloy wheels, full pow... Read More

This second tier Legacy trim adds a standard moon roof and a power seat for the driver. Other standard features include a new tilt and telescopic steering wheel, alloy wheels, full power accessories, an MP3-ready audio system, keyless entry and a trip computer.

The Special Edition model is powered by the 2.5 liter flat-4 engine, delivering 175 horsepower and 169 pound-feet of torque. This engine may be paired with either a four-speed automatic or a five-speed manual transmission.

Adds to 2.5 i:
No additional major features.
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): in dash, center console, 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Drivetrain 2-wheel limited slip
Engine Remote engine start · Spark Plugs: platinum tipped
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Tachometer · Trip computer
Interior Metallic-tone accents
Lights Daytime running lights
Passenger Seat Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Roof Moonroof
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: strut · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows
Average Price:$11,941
This is the most equipped of the 2.5 liter Legacy models. Upgrades at this level include leather upholstery, heated exterior mirrors, a wiper de-icer, heated front seats, dual-zone cli... Read More

This is the most equipped of the 2.5 liter Legacy models. Upgrades at this level include leather upholstery, heated exterior mirrors, a wiper de-icer, heated front seats, dual-zone climate control a premium audio system and an in-dash CD changer. Options now include a navigation system and stability control.

The 2.5 Limited houses the 2.5 liter flat-4 engine, which generates175 horsepower and 169 pound-feet of torque. The Limited is available with either a four-speed automatic or a five-speed manual transmission.

Adds to 2.5 i:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: dual
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: 6 disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather and wood · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): in dash, center console, 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Engine Remote engine start · Spark Plugs: platinum tipped
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: heated, heated driver mirror
Passenger Seat Heated · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Roof Moonroof
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: leather-trimmed
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: strut · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows
Average Price:$15,606
The 3.0R is a new Legacy trim for 2008. The R is similarly equipped to the GT spec. B, with performance features like ground effects, a Momo steering wheel, electroluminescent gauges,... Read More

The 3.0R is a new Legacy trim for 2008. The R is similarly equipped to the GT spec. B, with performance features like ground effects, a Momo steering wheel, electroluminescent gauges, SI-Drive, a Torsen limited-slip differential, stability control, sport-tuned suspension with Bilstein dampers, 18-inch alloy wheels, performance tires and alloy pedals covers.

The GT's 2.5 liter flat for is swapped for a 3.0 liter flat-6 here. This mill generates 245 horsepower and 215 pound-feet of torque, and is mated to a five-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

Adds to 2.5 i:
Enhanced Powertrain: 3.0L 245 hp F6 Engine, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 21
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: dual
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: 6 disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: ventilated disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather and wood · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): in dash, center console, 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, multi-function screen controls, audio
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support · Power adjustments: 8
Drivetrain Limited slip differential: rear
Engine Remote engine start · Spark Plugs: iridium tipped · Variable torque distribution
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Electroluminescent instrumentation · Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, heated driver mirror
Passenger Seat Heated · Power adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Roof Moonroof
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: leather-trimmed
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Classification: independent
Telematics Navigation system: touch screen display
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows
Average Price:$14,296
This mid-level Legacy trim features several performance enhancements. Upgrades include a limited-slip rear differential, more powerful brakes, sport seats, a Momo steering wheel, elec... Read More

This mid-level Legacy trim features several performance enhancements. Upgrades include a limited-slip rear differential, more powerful brakes, sport seats, a Momo steering wheel, electroluminescent gauges, and SI-Drive. The GT's steering is also more responsive.

This sport-focused variation is powered by a turbocharged version of the 2.5-liter flat-4, good for 243 horsepower and 241 pound-feet of torque. This powerful engine may be teamed with a either a five-speed manual or a five-speed automatic transmission

Adds to 2.5 i:
Enhanced Powertrain: 2.5L 243 hp F4 Engine, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 22
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: dual
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: 6 disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: ventilated disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather and wood, leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, multi-function screen controls, audio
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Drivetrain Limited slip differential: rear
Engine Remote engine start · Variable torque distribution
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Hood scoop · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Electroluminescent instrumentation · Tachometer · Trip computer
Interior Metallic-tone accents · Wood-tone accents
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: heated, heated driver mirror
Passenger Seat Heated · Power adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Roof Moonroof
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: leather-trimmed
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Arm Type: lower control arms · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: strut · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Stabilizer bar(s): front, rear
Telematics Navigation system: touch screen display
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows
Average Price:$18,418
The GT spec. B Legacy adds several performance enhancements to the the well-equipped GT Limited trim. In addition to GT features like a Momo steering wheel, electroluminescent gauges, ... Read More

The GT spec. B Legacy adds several performance enhancements to the the well-equipped GT Limited trim. In addition to GT features like a Momo steering wheel, electroluminescent gauges, and SI-Drive, the spec. B includes upgraded Torsen limited-slip differential, a stability control system, sport-tuned suspension with Bilstein dampers, 18-inch alloy wheels, performance tires and alloy-trimmed pedals covers. The spec. B also gets a lower stance thanks to a ground effects kit. A navigation system is also standard.

This variant is also powered by the GT's turbocharged 2.5-liter flat-4, making 243 horsepower and 241 pound-feet of torque. The only transmission option is a six-speed manual. Drivers can expect to race from 0 to 60 mph in about five and a half seconds.

Adds to 2.5 i:
Enhanced Powertrain: 2.5L 243 hp F4 Engine, 6-Speed Manual Transmission, MPG: 21
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: dual
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Auxiliary audio input: jack · In-Dash CD: 6 disc · MP3 player CD MP3 Playback, · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: ready · Total Number of Speakers: 6 · Watts: 100
Brakes Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brakes: ventilated disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system
Comfort Features Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cruise control · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): in dash, center console, 12V front · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, multi-function screen controls, audio
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Drivetrain Limited slip differential: rear
Engine Spark Plugs: iridium tipped
Exterior Features Door handle color: body-color · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Hood scoop · Mirror color: body-color
Headrests Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Digital odometer · Electroluminescent instrumentation · Tachometer · Trip computer
Lights Daytime running lights · Front fog lights
Memorized Settings Number of drivers: 2
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, heated driver mirror
Passenger Seat Heated · Power adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Type: 60-40 split bench
Roof Moonroof
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Energy absorbing steering column · Safety brake pedal system
Seatbelts Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Upholstery: leather-trimmed
Security Anti-theft alarm system · Engine immobilizer
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: inverted struts · Rear Suspension Classification: independent
Telematics Navigation system: touch screen display
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: summer performance
Windows Front wipers: intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows