|EyesightTM Advanced Driving Assist System||The 2013 Subaru Legacy is available with Eyesight, which utilizes two cameras to monitor activity in the road ahead and provide assistance to the driver when needed most. Eyesight features four different advanced active-safety systems. Adaptive Cruise Control maintains a safe distance from the car ahead. Pre-collision Braking can slow or stop the car automatically when it sees a panic braking situation unfolding. Pre-collision Throttle Management is designed to cut power during an absent-minded start, if it detects a person or object in the way. And the Lane Departure and Sway Warning helps keep you on the straight and narrow. Like a second pair of eyes, Eyesight watches out for you with warning cues and by helping you avoid potential danger.|
|Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)||The ABS incorporates the latest thinking on anti-skid prevention, as well as other features designed with added safety in mind. Electronic Brake-force Distribution automatically adjusts front/rear brake pressure under different vehicle loads, Brake Override cuts engine power when the brakes are applied and Brake Assist automatically provides added stopping power in panic-braking situations.|
|Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC)||The Subaru VDC (VDC is also known as electronic stability control) system utilizes advanced sensors to monitor and analyze if the vehicle is following the driver’s intended course. When the limits of stability are approached, the system automatically adjusts the AWD torque distribution (Models equipped with CVT and 5EAT only), engine output and brakes at each wheel to help keep the vehicle on-course.|
|Advanced Ring-shaped Reinforcement Frame||This proprietary design connects the roof to the side pillars and the floor with further cross-members and reinforcement added for additional strength. As a result, impact energy coming from all directions is dissipated and then diverted away from the passenger cabin. A front crumple zone and an engine designed to slide under the passenger compartment provide further protection in the event of a frontal impact.|
|Airbags||The Subaru Legacy features a full complement of supplemental restraints, including dual-stage deployment front airbags, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags and side-curtain airbags with roll-over sensors for front and rear outboard occupants. This focus on passive safety represents an integral part of the Subaru offering and a key reason why our standards are setting the standard in markets around the world.|
|Whiplash-reducing Front Seats||The front seats are specially designed with rigid frames, firm headrests and energy-absorbing inner seat springs to help mitigate the effects of a rear-end collision and reduce the chances of whiplash. This is just another example of how Subaru is going the extra mile to provide drivers with an unsurpassed level of confidence behind the wheel.|
|Smooth and Responsive SUBAR BOXER Engine||The Subaru Legacy offers the choice of two potent SUBARU BOXER engines – an all-new 2.5L 4-cylinder or the largest engine in the fleet, a 3.6L 6-cylinder. The former delivers heightened fuel efficiency and is quicker off the line and more responsive than ever in all sorts of driving conditions. This engine is also available with PZEV equipment for even greater environmental performance. The 3.6L 6-cylinder utilizes Dual Active Valve Control technology to create smooth power and surprising fuel efficiency – all on regular unleaded fuel.|
|2.5L 4-cylinder||Dual Overhead Cam
173 hp @ 5600 rpm
174 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm
Active Valve Control System
Meets LEV2 standards
Manual Transmission (6MT)
City / Hwy
City / Hwy
Automatic Transmission (CVT)
City / Hwy
City / Hwy
|Subaru’s PZEV technology||The naturally aspirated 2.5-litre DOHC SUBARU BOXER is available with optional PZEV equipment that helps to reduce smog-forming emissions to near zero with no compromise in performance. This optional technology allows the Subaru Legacy to meet California’s Super Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (SULEV) tailpipe standard, making it one of the cleanest gas-powered vehicles on the road today.|
|3.6L 6-cylinder||Dual Overhead Cam
256 hp @ 6000 rpm
247 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Dual Active Valve Control System
Meets LEV2 standards
Automatic Transmission (5EAT)
City / Hwy
City / Hwy
6-speed Manual Transmission (6MT)
The 6MT is connected to a viscous-coupling limited-slip centre differential that provides near neutral handling and maximum control for the driver. This transmission also features design improvements that have boosted fuel efficiency and overall performance. More importantly, these changes have created a sportier, more direct connection between the driver and the vehicle, and the vehicle and the road.
5-speed Automatic Transmission (5EAT) with Manual Mode
The 5-speed automatic transmission is paired with a variable torque distribution AWD system that sends equal power to all four wheels under hard acceleration and more power to the rear wheels under normal conditions for a sportier feel. For those who desire increased control and sporty driving, this transmission also features paddle shifters to operate a manual mode and automatic blipping control on downshifts.
Lineartronic® CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission)
The second generation of the Subaru Lineartronic® CVT is linked to a multi-plate transfer clutch AWD system that offers very predictable handling and automatically shifts torque to the back wheels to balance power distribution under hard acceleration or in low-traction conditions. More compact and lighter than before, the new CVT helps deliver the fuel efficiency of a front-wheel drive vehicle – over 1100 km*** on a single tank of fuel is possible – combined with the performance of full-time AWD. It’s also quieter and smoother, delivering seamless shifts and strong response at all engine speeds.
The revised MacPherson strut-type front suspension system offers enhanced comfort, safety and handling on all types of road surfaces. The system has been made more robust through greater stiffness, which helps to reduce noise, vibration and harshness. Other features of the design include a wide track for greater stability and long wheel travel to ensure the wheels stay in contact with the road – even when the road is at its worst.
The double-wishbone rear suspension on the Legacy has been enhanced with increased damper and spring rates. The net effect of these changes is 40% less body roll, which gives this unique utility vehicle a quieter, more responsive and more stable ride. This suspension design also offers a more controlled ride over uneven surfaces and provides more interior room for passengers and cargo.
We’re back! This past weekend we took a four-day trip to Bruce Peninsula National Park. Subaru was gracious enough to lend us the Forester Shuttle for our trip, and we had a stellar time testing out the capabilities! The space was one of the major reasons why I was so excited to test it … Continue reading "How to not Pack Light on your Camping Trip"
Sitting at the top of the BRZ lineup, the 2018 Subaru BRZ tS price claims the highest for this model, but it is well worth it given the large number of features you get. The specs show off a vehicle designed with thrills and everything else you want from a sports car, and it includes … Continue reading "Exploring the 2018 Subaru BRZ tS Edition’s Unique Features"
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Budds’ Subaru is excited to announce that not only were we considered for a DealerRater award, but we won in three categories! With 169 Lifetime Reviews, and a 4.8 overall star average, Budds’ Subaru took home “2018 Subaru Dealer of the Year” for Ontario. But the icing on the cake was being awarded “2018 Subaru … Continue reading "We won!"
Thanks to everyone who stopped by the dealership on September 14th for our customer BBQ! We thankfully were given a beautiful end of summer day to have our BBQ on. Subaru Canada even stopped by to let customers demo the Eyesight technology in the new cars. Families big and small came out to enjoy. It … Continue reading "Customer Appreciation BBQ – September 14th, 2017"
The weather is getting nicer, so everyone’s picking up their new Subaru’s for those summer drives! Just a few photos of happy customers & their beautiful new Subarus!
We stopped by the Autoshow where Subaru revealed the VIZIV-7 concept for the first time in Canada! Subaru was also awarded with the first ever Canadian Black Book award for Best Overall Brand for Retained Value. The Subaru Forester also took home AJAC’s Best Canadian Utility Vehicle of the year. So glad to see the … Continue reading ""
The 2017 Subaru Impreza is shaping up to be the most accessible middle class vehicle of the year. Find out what testers discovered about the All-New Fifth Generation Impreza. As the first ever to use the new Subaru Global Platform, this vehicle delivers better agility levels, crash protection, and more. Share this Image On … Continue reading "What Testers Discovered about the New Impreza"
Yeeeea! They’re here! Interested in trading your gently loved Subaru in for a new model? Give us a call today to book a test drive. We’d love to show you all the amazing new features of the 2017 models!
This White 2016 Impreza Sport Tech is out the door! Brandon and Simone picked up this car from Emma this past weekend, we hope you love it! Thanks for choosing Budds’!
That an all electric Subaru is due out in 2021. A Japanese newspaper suggests that a Subaru source claims they are hoping to release an electric CUV that will be based on the Forester or Outback platform. While Subaru is being hush hush on the details, we can assume this car will be built on … Continue reading "Word on the street says…"
Elise stopped by to pick up her brand new Crosstrek! Enjoy it!
Our ladies night on September 14th is full! Can’t wait to see everyone our for this great workshop. Weve added a second night on Wed. September 21st for everyone to attend. Register here if you haven’t – only 6 spots left!
If you could learn one thing about your car; eg: how to change oil or a tire – what would it be? Let us know in the comments!
Adam is here picking up his new car! We hope you love it!
Mr. Campbell picked up the keys to his new 2016 Forester! Enjoy!
Check out these great deals on some used Impreza’s! 2015 Impreza 5DR Touring Automatic – 7 units JUST REDUCED! Payments starting at $197.71 including HST, bi-weekly @ 4.99% interest for 60mo with $1000 down Low-mileage previous daily rental vehicles Bluetooth, Rear-view Camera, Touch-Screen Stereo Come in soon for largest colour selection Click links to view … Continue reading "Amazing Impreza’s!"
A galaxy wrapped Subaru?! Do you love? #WrapWednesday