2008 Subaru Legacy User Reviews

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 i Special Edition Review
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    The Mid Size Vehicle That Few People Are Aware Of. — The Legacy competes with other mid size vehicles. It is also not known to the public and Subaru is a niche brand. However, to those who are looking and search deep enough, this is really a gem in the ruff. For low 20s, it comes standard with a moonroof, powerseats, 17 in alloy wheels, AWD, 2.5 boxer 4cyl that produces 170HP and a sporty ride with good handling thanks to its compact dimensions and AWD.

    Pros: AWD, Standard Alloy wheels, power seats with lumbar support, multi-trip computer

    Cons: Power, Braking, overly boosted steering, rear passenger seating room, lack of adjustment on passenger seat. No heated cloth seats available.

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 GT Limited Review
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    Über Wagon !!! — Great space, great performance, awesome AWD system.

    Pros: Space, performace and AWD !

    Cons: none yet!

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 i Review
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    The Best Passengers-sport Car. — Amazing handling. Very good communication with the steering wheel and the chassis. The AWD system makes the driving a lot of fun. Very comfortable and quiet.

    Pros: AWD system
    amazing grip
    fun to drive

    Cons: only 4 gears

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 GT Spec B Review
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    Hell On Wheels, And No One Knows It. — So far I love this car, it is amazing. It handles and drives better then almost pretty much any car I have ever driven. The factory tires are not up t o par for the caliber of vehicle it is...THe looks are smooth and sweet, professional and dashing. This car is for people who want performance, 4 door sedan, can tackle any of the elements with ease. the seats heat up quick, navi is sweet.. needs xenon lights though... for the money it should have them.. black charcoal sued with black leather, sweet.... factory 18's. 6 speed.

    Pros: everything, power, handles, interior, rims, brushed nickel interior. navi

    Cons: no xenon lights, could be a little wider.stereo system is weak, front door rattle with little volume. dynamat, extra money ;  (

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 i Special Edition Review
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    I Love It. — I do a lot of highway driving so I eat up tires. I get around 23mpg in the city and 29 on the highway, which is great for an AWD car. It handles better than most too. Do regular maintenance and the car will treat you great. It's really comfortable with a lot of features at a low price. Everyone who sees it, can't tell what kind of car it is off the bat, but they like what they see.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great quality, not many on the road.

    Cons: I cant think of anything

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    2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5 GT Spec B Review
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    This Car Rocks, Has Everything I Need And More!!! — I haved owned this car for just over three years and have loved every drive. The AWD is absolutely amazing in winter when combined with a good set of winter tires. Added the STi strut tower brace, was an inexpensive way to tighten handling even more.

    Owner for 0 years, 6 months

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Miles Driven per Year:16,000

    Pros: AWD, 6 speed, turbo boxer engine, premium summer tires

    Cons: Premium gas is required

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 Subaru Legacy Reviews

    So Far This Car Is A Pleasure To Drive. By Royce123

    I just bought the car in march of 2015, so the driving experience is still a work in progress. There is a lot of electronics on board, so I'm still learning. I feel very much in control and safe while... Read More

    Extreme Disappointment - Atrocious Quality; First Time Subaru Buyer By 2016Rex

    Purchased Brand new 2015 Legacy 3.6R - Dec 2014. Major Safety and Quality Issues - Awful. Whomever is in charge of Quality at Subaru should be fired. 1. Burning smell from engine & snow water ente... Read More

    2014 Subaru Legacy Reviews

    Best Car For The Money That You Can Buy By Jerseyboy_222

    How can you go wrong with an all wheel drive car that is always at the top of the charts when it comes to safety and reliability for under $24,000? Do you get all of the technological bells and whist... Read More

    Comfortable Ride W/ Great Gas Milage + Awd By MattSuppa

    When I started researching fuel-efficient all wheel drive vehicles, the Subaru Legacy was at the top of the list. I live in the Northeast, and drive about 40 miles each way (mostly highway) to and fro... Read More

    2013 Subaru Legacy Reviews

    Everyone Needs To Own A Legacy! By ckear001

    Since I live in the northeast, I wanted to get a vehicle reliable in the winter. I previously owned a Jeep Grand Cherokee, which I absolutely loved, but must say the Legacy is BETTER for winter drivin... Read More

    Subaru 2.5 6 Speed Is A Good Car By Sam

    i'm nineteen years old and got the car brand new. its my first stick and its hold up really good. i like the appearance but definitely want to do some little tweaks, the six speed is great, seats are... Read More

    2012 Subaru Legacy Reviews

    My Day Behind The Wheel By ArethaFlowers

    I thought it was just like other midsized sedans. I found things easily enough before I drove it. I wasn't impressed with its "get up and go". I did both city and highway driving in the car. I have a ... Read More

    True Legacy By mdlgan

    this is a great car good for a family of 4-5, the best all wheel drive system i've ever experienced. leg room is amazing a 6'2" adult can sit in the back seat with the front seat pushed all the way b... Read More

    2011 Subaru Legacy Reviews

    Trustworthy By skiwallace

    I'm glad there are still a few manual transmissions around. This car is pretty low maintenance, it doesn't scream for attention or need much. Handles well, good mileage, nice car. I like the bluetooth... Read More

    Impressive Subaru By scott_badger

    This car is so quite riding down the highway, it is such a nice car. Most Subaru's are made for utility with all wheel drive and lack quality. Subaru really put thought and effort in the comfort of th... Read More

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