2017 Subaru Outback
- More spacious and comfortable cabin than many of its competitors
- Roof and cargo loading heights are lower than those of most SUVs
- Excellent visibility in all directions
- Off-road ability is above average
- Gas and brake pedal feel make it hard to drive four-cylinder smoothly
- Acceleration is lackluster, especially with four-cylinder engine
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Features & Specs
|2.5i Premium 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)||2.5i Limited 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)||3.6R Limited 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl CVT)||3.6R Touring 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl CVT)||2.5i 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)||2.5i Touring 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)|
|Transmission||continuously variable-speed automatic||continuously variable-speed automatic||continuously variable-speed automatic||continuously variable-speed automatic||continuously variable-speed automatic||continuously variable-speed automatic|
|Horsepower||175 hp @ 5800 rpm||175 hp @ 5800 rpm||256 hp @ 6000 rpm||256 hp @ 6000 rpm||175 hp @ 5800 rpm||175 hp @ 5800 rpm|
Our experts’ favorite Outback safety features:
- EyeSight Driver Assist Technology
- Scans the road ahead to enable adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking, lane departure warning and automatic foglights.
- Blind-Spot Detection/Lane Change Assist
- Uses radar sensors to detect vehicles in blind spot and shows visual indicator in side mirror. Indicator also warns of unsafe lane change.
- Starlink Safety and Security Plus
- Notifies first responders if an airbag deploys. Can also connect to emergency or roadside assistance services.
2017 Subaru Outback for Sale
2017 Subaru Outback Overview
The 2017 Subaru Outback is offered in the following submodels: . Available styles include 2.5i Premium 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT), 2.5i Limited 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT), 3.6R Limited 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl CVT), 3.6R Touring 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl CVT), 2.5i 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT), and 2.5i Touring 4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT).
What do people think of the 2017 Subaru Outback?
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