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Subaru Legacy MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
20 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
29 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
30 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
31 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
32 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
33 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2006 2006 4dr Sedan turbocharged 243hp 2.5L H4 5-sp manual AWD 22.37
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With the turbocharged 262hp 2.5L H4 engine, 5-speed manual transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2006 Subaru Legacy has been averaging 22.37 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Subaru Legacys in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 63 miles per hour (about 47.5 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (18.3 percent), in heavy traffic (2.5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2006 Subaru Legacy in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a lead foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2006 2006 4dr Sedan 170-hp 2.5L H4 6-sp manual AWD 29.93
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 170-hp 2.5L H4 6-sp shiftable CVT AWD 33
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2006 2006 4dr Wagon turbocharged 243hp 2.5L H4 5-sp shiftable automatic AWD 21.05
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2006 2006 4dr Wagon 170-hp 2.5L H4 6-sp manual AWD 28.4
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2006 2006 4dr Wagon 170-hp 2.5L H4 6-sp shiftable CVT AWD 27.6
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2006 Subaru Legacy

2006 Subaru Legacy Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Wagon 175-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Better than expected especially for a heavy AWD wagon. see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Wagon 168-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
31 hwy, 22 city see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Good fuel management. 20-23 Mpg city / 25-29 highway. see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
My driving styles provides better than stated fuel econcomy. see full Subaru Legacy review
2006 Subaru Legacy Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan turbocharged 243hp 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
Room for improvement without driving below the speed limit. see full Subaru Legacy review
2006 4dr Sedan turbocharged 250hp 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
With a 250 hp engine and AWD, I noticed fuel economy in the high teens to low 20s. see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Wagon turbocharged 250hp 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
poor gas mileage for its size. getting about 18 mpg average in mixed driving. the car also requires 91+ octane. see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Sedan 168-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
AWD system is a plus, overall, but fuel economy suffers. see full Subaru Legacy review
2005 4dr Sedan turbocharged 250hp 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
In town gas mileage is about 20MPG. Highway can be as high as 28MPG but that is rare. see full Subaru Legacy review
 

2006 Subaru Legacy Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Subaru Legacy's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.