Compare the New Subaru Legacy to the Nissan Altima in Belmont, MA

When it comes to traversing the roads around Belmont, MA, and being able to take on any adventure regardless of the weather outside, the new Subaru Legacy remains one of the most popular options available. There are many midsize sedans for sale on the market, but only the Legacy is designed specifically for climates like ours. Enjoy the standard all-wheel drive and your choice of two impressive Subaru Boxer engines. All models get cutting-edge features, including an easy-to-use infotainment system and helpful driver-assist aids to make every outing more enjoyable.

To help you understand why the new Legacy is a great fit for you, we're going to compare it to the new Nissan Altima, providing you with the perspective you need to see some of the many advantages the Legacy provides you with over the competition.

Subaru Legacy vs. Nissan Altima

  • All Legacy Models Come Equipped with All-Wheel Drive: Both the Legacy and the Altima offer all-wheel drive, but only the Legacy comes with it standard on all models. The Altima offers AWD as an available option for a higher price, but the base model doesn't offer it standard.
  • The Legacy has a Lower Starting Price than the Altima: The new Subaru Legacy starts at slightly under $23,000 while the Altima starts at just over $24,000. When equipped with all-wheel drive, the Altima goes up to just over $25,000.
  • The Legacy Offers a More Powerful Available Engine: The Altima gets a slight edge in horsepower on the standard engines of both vehicles. However, The Altima tops out at 248-horsepower, while the Legacy offers an available 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 260-horsepower.
  • The Legacy has a Larger Available Touchscreen Display: Both models are standard with a seven-inch touchscreen. While the Altima offers an eight-inch touchscreen, the Legacy also has an 11.6-inch vertical touchscreen display, making it the clear winner.

Test Drive a New Nissan Altima Model at Cityside Subaru Today

If you want to learn more about the new Subaru Legacy lineup and which model is right for you, we invite you to visit our showroom to test drive a Legacy model of your choice around Belmont, MA today.