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2007 Subaru Legacy vs. 2004 Subaru Baja

To start off, 2007 Subaru Legacy is newer by 3 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2004 Subaru Baja. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2004 Subaru Baja would be higher. At 2,458 cc, 2004 Subaru Baja is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2007 Subaru Legacy (242 HP @ 6400 RPM) has 32 more horse power than 2004 Subaru Baja. (210 HP @ 5600 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2007 Subaru Legacy should accelerate faster than 2004 Subaru Baja. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2007 Subaru Legacy weights approximately 373 kg more than 2004 Subaru Baja. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Both vehicles are four wheel drive (4WD) - it offers better handling, traction, and control in all driving conditions compared with front wheel drive or rear wheel drive vehicles. 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, 2004 Subaru Baja (319 Nm) has 9 more torque (in Nm) than 2007 Subaru Legacy. (310 Nm). This means 2004 Subaru Baja will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2007 Subaru Legacy.

Compare all specifications:

2007 Subaru Legacy 2004 Subaru Baja
Make Subaru Subaru
Model Legacy Baja
Year Released 2007 2004
Body Type Sedan Pickup
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 1994 cc 2458 cc
Engine Type boxer boxer
Valves per Cylinder 4 valves 4 valves
Horse Power 242 HP 210 HP
Engine RPM 6400 RPM 5600 RPM
Torque 310 Nm 319 Nm
Engine Bore Size 92 mm 100.1 mm
Engine Stroke Size 75 mm 79 mm
Engine Compression Ratio 9.5:1 8.2:1
Drive Type 4WD 4WD
Number of Seats 5 seats 4 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 2010 kg 1637 kg
Vehicle Length 4670 mm 4920 mm
Vehicle Width 1740 mm 1790 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1660 mm
Wheelbase Size 2680 mm 2530 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 10.2 L/100km 11.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 64 L 64 L


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