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2005 Subaru Legacy vs. 1993 Subaru Justy

To start off, 2005 Subaru Legacy is newer by 12 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1993 Subaru Justy. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1993 Subaru Justy would be higher. At 1,994 cc (4 cylinders), 2005 Subaru Legacy is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2005 Subaru Legacy (124 HP @ 5600 RPM) has 75 more horse power than 1993 Subaru Justy. (49 HP @ 5600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2005 Subaru Legacy should accelerate faster than 1993 Subaru Justy. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2005 Subaru Legacy weights approximately 565 kg more than 1993 Subaru Justy. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2005 Subaru Legacy is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 1993 Subaru Justy. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2005 Subaru Legacy will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2005 Subaru Legacy (176 Nm @ 4000 RPM) has 100 more torque (in Nm) than 1993 Subaru Justy. (76 Nm @ 3600 RPM). This means 2005 Subaru Legacy will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 1993 Subaru Justy.

Compare all specifications:

2005 Subaru Legacy 1993 Subaru Justy
Make Subaru Subaru
Model Legacy Justy
Year Released 2005 1993
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1994 cc 997 cc
Engine Cylinders 4 cylinders 3 cylinders
Engine Type boxer in-line
Horse Power 124 HP 49 HP
Engine RPM 5600 RPM 5600 RPM
Torque 176 Nm 76 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 3600 RPM
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Drive Type 4WD Front
Number of Doors 5 doors 3 doors
Vehicle Weight 1315 kg 750 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 3700 mm
Vehicle Width 1700 mm 1540 mm
Vehicle Height 1500 mm 1430 mm
Wheelbase Size 2680 mm 2290 mm


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