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Subaru Outback
2022 Subaru Outback
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$26,945
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2021 Toyota Highlander
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$35,085
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Volkswagen Touareg
2017 Volkswagen Touareg
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$49,495
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Overview

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Engine
3.6L V6 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 17 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
26.4 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
3.5L V6 Gas
3.6L V6 Gas
Horsepower
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
295 hp @ 6600 rpm
280 hp @ 6200 rpm
Torque
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
263 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
266 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,637 lbs
4,145 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,700 lbs
5,000 lbs
7,716 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
24 MPG
19 MPG
City
26 MPG
21 MPG
17 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
29 MPG
23 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.1 Tons/yr
7.5 Tons/yr
9.2 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.5 gallons
17.9 gallons
26.4 gallons
Cruising Range City
481 miles
375.9 miles
448.8 miles
Cruising Range Highway
610.5 miles
519.1 miles
607.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
191.3 in
194.9 in
N/A
Height
66.4 in
68.1 in
68.2 in
Max Width
73 in
76 in
76.4 in
Front Width
61.8 in
65.3 in
65.2 in
Rear Width
62.8 in
65.4 in
66 in
Wheelbase
108.1 in
112.2 in
113.9 in
Ground Clearance
8.7 in
N/A
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
8 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.8 in
42 in
41.4 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.1 in
41.2 in
39.6 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
59 in
59.8 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.5 in
57.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.5 in
41 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.1 in
39.4 in
38.9 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.4 in
58.7 in
56.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
54.8 in
57 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
N/A
27.7 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
N/A
36.1 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
N/A
55 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
N/A
45.6 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
75.7 ft³
84.3 ft³
64 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
32.5 ft³
48.4 ft³
32.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
32.5 ft³
16 ft³
32.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
36.1 ft
37.4 ft
39 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P225/65HR17
P235/65VR18
P255/55HR18
Rear Tire
P225/65HR17
P235/65VR18
P255/55HR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Abyss Blue Pearl
  • Brilliant Bronze Metallic
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Opulent Amber
  • Black Oak Brown Metallic
  • Canyon Gray Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Deep Red Metallic
  • Moonlight Blue Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Reef Blue Metallic
  • Reflex Silver Metallic
  • Sand Gold Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Slate Black, Cloth Upholstery
  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Black Anthracite, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Cornsilk Beige, V-Tex Leatherette Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Not Available
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
N/A
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