2019 Nissan Altima vs 2019 Subaru Legacy

2019 Nissan Altima and 2019 Subaru Legacy side by side

Most manufacturers today have a standard sedan option for drivers needing something efficient and reliable on a budget. However, while those have their place in the industry, not all sedans are the same. Some sedans such as the new Nissan Altima and Subaru Legacy also stand out and take things to the next level. To help with your car search, we wanted to take a look at the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Subaru Legacy.

Usually, when it comes to comparing sedans, some will excel with power and others will excel in terms of efficiency. However, when taking a look at the Altima and Legacy, the Nissan sedan shines in both categories. In fact, the Altima comes standard with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine capable of 182 horsepower and 178 lb-ft of torque, with a 248-horsepower engine option available as well. The Altima also shines in its gas mileage, as the Nissan sedan offers a fuel economy rating of 28 city/39 highway/32 combined mpg rating*.

2019 Nissan Altima


2019 Subaru Legacy

32* Combined MPG 29
182 Standard Horsepower 175
178 lb-ft Standard Torque 174 lb-ft
5 Seats 5

Technology in the 2019 Nissan Altima

Along with its great performance, style and dependability, the 2019 Nissan Altima is also one of the most technologically-advanced vehicles on the road today. Along with Nissan essentials such as the new Safety Shield 360 safety suite or ProPILOT Assist, Nissan Intelligent mobility helps models like the Altima standout. The new sedan also offers great standard features such as the Forward Collision Warning, Automatic Emergency Braking, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and much more.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Altima vs the 2019 Subaru Legacy, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. Drivers can get behind the wheel and get a feel for the new Altima by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL. We would be happy to help you find the car of your dreams.


*2019 EPA Fuel Economy Estimates 28 City/39 Highway/32 Combined for Altima® S, SV, SL FWD; 26 City/36 Highway/30 Combined for Altima S, SV, SL AWD; 27 City/37 Highway/31 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum FWD; 25 City/35 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum AWD; 25 City/34 Highway/29 Combined for Altima SR, Platinum, Edition ONE VC-Turbo FWD. Fuel economy estimates based on 87-octane fuel. Actual mileage may vary with driving conditions. Use for comparison only.