Pricing will be announced closer to the launch date.
The 2017 Outback Touring is an appearance package that bundles a dark gray grille and 18-inch wheels with dark gray accents. Other cosmetic enhancements include low-profile roof rails in a silver finish, along with lower cladding and chrome Outback badging.
Brilliant Brown is a new Outback exterior color. A new Java Brown cabin treatment on all Touring interiors includes perforated leather-trimmed upholstery, door panels and armrests with ivory stitching.
A heated steering wheel is a standard item on the Touring model.
Buyers get a choice of either the 175-horsepower 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine or the 256-hp 3.6-liter V6 engine.
The 2017 Legacy Sort features a dark gray grille, foglights with gloss-black housings and 18-inch wheels. Other touches include chrome-accented rocker trim and silver-finished turn-signal mirrors.
The cabin gets a two-tone look that combines gray and black cloth upholstery and blue accent stitching.
The Sport package includes a standard Subaru Starlink 7.0 Multimedia Plus system.
Reverse automatic braking and high-beam assist debut on the 2017 Outback and Legacy. Reverse automatic braking helps the driver to avoid a possible crash when the vehicle is moving in reverse.
Edmunds says: Subaru makes the 2017 Legacy and Outback even more appealing to car shoppers getting ready to hit showrooms this summer.