Designed for optimal balance and an even distribution of power for maximum traction, standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive makes for exceptional stability, impressive efficiency, and a quick response to driving conditions.
Conquer almost any terrain with 8.7 inches of ground clearance and standard X-MODE, which optimizes the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system for maximum traction on slippery surfaces. X-MODE also incorporates Hill Descent Control for stability and confidence when descending more difficult grades.
In addition to an efficient 175-hp SUBARU BOXER engine with up to 32 MPG, the Outback also features an available smooth and powerful 256-hp 6-cylinder engine. Both engines boast a horizontal layout offering natural balance and a low center of gravity.
The Subaru Outback is the longest-lasting vehicle in its class, which should come as no surprise because 98% of Subaru vehicles sold in the last 10 years are still on the road today. Just some of the reasons why the Outback has the Highest Model Loyalty in its segment.
Open and close the available power rear gate with the push of a button on your key fob, or by controls on the dashboard or the gate itself. The opening height can also be adjusted when clearance is limited.
Standard roof rails with integrated crossbars provide additional cargo-carrying capability and can fold away when not in use. You get the versatility of hauling kayaks, bikes, skis, and cargo carriers on your adventures without added wind noise or reduced fuel efficiency on your daily commute.
Get a clearer look around every bend with available LED Steering Responsive Headlights, which actively track in the direction of a turn to enhance visibility. Available High Beam Assist can automatically switch the headlights between the high and low settings when an oncoming vehicle is detected, enhancing safety for both you and other drivers on the road.
The Outback features up to 108.1 cubic feet of spacious passenger room and a restyled cabin for a refined feel and enhanced comfort. The interior features upgraded materials and new finishes, including stitched dash and door panel trim. And the ride is now even quieter with the addition of noise-reducing laminated front side glass and more aerodynamic side mirrors.
The Outback comes standard with 60/40 split-folding rear seatbacks — featuring available cargo area deployment paddles — that provide flexible cargo space for all your adventures.
A 10-way adjustable power driver's seat with 2-position memory function and 4-way power front passenger seat help make every ride comfortable for drivers and passengers alike.
EyeSight monitors traffic movement, optimizes cruise control, and warns you when you’re swaying outside your lane. The Pre-Collision Braking feature can even apply full braking force and bring you to a complete stop in emergency situations. It’s another way Subaru designs vehicles with your safety in mind.
Using radar sensors, the available Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spots. Available Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up, utilizing an audible warning and flashing visual indicator in your side mirrors and Rear-Vision Camera display.
A standard Rear-Vision Camera enhances rear visibility when backing up. Its display includes guidelines to help you see the vehicle’s path and judge distance to other objects. And with available Reverse Automatic Braking, your vehicle can even stop itself to avoid objects behind while in reverse.
Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) with Active Torque Vectoring helps provide sharper, more stable handling. It automatically senses steering and braking inputs to help keep the vehicle on the driver's intended path.