2021 Chrysler 300 Touring AWD vs 2021 Subaru Legacy: Which Has a Better Powertrain in Cold Lake, AB?

May 23,2022

The 2021 Chrysler 300 Touring AWD and 2021 Subaru Legacy Touring are 4x4 sedans that provide all-season capabilities to Alberta drivers. When it comes to what's under the hood, however, one stands far above the other. Here is a closer look at the Chrysler 300 and Subaru Legacy.   Chrysler 300 Touring AWD Engine: 3.6L Pentastar V6 Transmission: TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic Drivetrain: All-Wheel Drive Horsepower: 292 Torque: 260 lb-ft Subaru Legacy Touring Engine: 2.5L Boxer I-4 Transmission: CVT Drivetrain: All-Wheel Drive Horsepower: 182 Torque: 176 lb-ft The 3.6L V6 makes the Chrysler 300 Touring AWD the clear winner in this comparison. The more powerful sedan is even capable of pulling trailers up to 454 kg. Additionally, its TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission provides smoother shifts, better reliability, and more satisfying acceleration than the Subaru's CVT. These two sedans offer four-wheel drive, but the Chrysler 300 has an axle disconnect system. It can seamlessly switch from RWD to AWD and back again. This increases efficiency and provides drivers with all-season performance when they need it and sporty handling if conditions are fair.   To learn more about the 2021 Chrysler 300 Touring AWD, contact our dealership today. Our team will be happy to answer questions about financing and availability and help you arrange a test drive.