Subaru Legacy Wagon: Best for Last

Subaru will be retiring the Legacy wagon for 2008. If you want one of the zippiest family cars on the market, you better hurry

Editor's Rating:

The Good: Handling, cargo space, safety, four-wheel drive

The Bad: Generic styling, no telescoping steering wheel

The Bottom Line: It may be a station wagon, but it has speed, panache, and offers good value

Up Front

This is more of a lament than a review. In a few months, Subaru is phasing out the Subaru Legacy station wagon, one of the most affordable, practical, yet fun-to-drive family cars on the market. As of the '08 model year, the Legacy will only be offered as a sedan. The sole station wagon version of the vehicle will be the far more SUV-ish Subaru Outback.

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