Subaru Legacy Gets Sporty, Outback Goes Touring for 2017 – Car and Driver (blog)

2017 Subaru Legacy Sport

Following 53 months of successive sales growth, Subaru announced that it will certainly prolong the 2 the Legacy and the Outback model lines along with yet another trim degree per with regard to 2017.

A much cry from the turbocharged Subaru Tradition 2.5GT, the brand-new 2017 Subaru Tradition Sporting activity is sporty in look only. Subaru’s tried-and-real 2.5-liter flat-4 electrics the Sport, channeling its 175 horsepower via the car’s standard all-wheel-drive unit via a regularly variable automatic transmission along with paddle shifters—the exact same as in the standard Legacy.

The brand-new trim includes exterior styling features featuring 18-inch wheels, silver mirror caps, special rocker panel trim, a dark gray front grille, and gloss black housings around the car’s standard fog lights. Inside, Subaru fits the Tradition Sporting activity along with faux carbon fiber and piano-black trim panels, gray and black two-tone fabric seats, and blue stitching throughout. A 7.0-inch touchscreen multimedia unit is standard, and Subaru’s EyeSight is optional. EyeSight now involves automatic high-beams and reverse automatic braking, which can easily delivering the automobile to a halt as quickly as reversing if sensors detect a collision is imminent.

2017 Subaru Outback Touring

Unlike the Tradition Sport, the brand-new 2017 Subaru Outback Touring comes standard along with EyeSight. The top-of-the-line crossover is readily available along with either Subaru’s 2.5-liter flat-4 or its 3.6-liter flat-six. Along along with a standard 7.0-inch touchscreen multimedia interface along with navigation, the Outback Touring features a standard heated steering wheel, plus wood-grain and piano black trim. A deep Java Brown leather interior along with contrast stitching completes the Touring’s interior. Exterior distinctions contain minor modifications to the grille, wheels, and cladding, amongst various other things.

Subaru carried out not launch pricing article with regard to both models yet noted that the not-so-sporty Tradition Sporting activity and the flagship Outback Touring will certainly strike showroom floors this summer.