2017 Subaru Outback Safety & Reliability

SUV

safety & reliability

5 star overall rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Side Barrier Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Rollover

Rollover
Dynamic Test Result
No Tip
Risk Of Rollover
17.5%

Side Crash Rating

Overall

Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

Front Seat
Rear Seat
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.

Side Impact Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Roof Strength Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Rear Crash Protection/Head Restraint
P
M
A
G
Good
IIHS Small Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Good
Moderate Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Good
Initial Quality - Overall
3.5
Overall Quality - Mechanical
4
Powertrain Quality - Mechanical
3.5
Features and Accessories - Mechanical
5
Body & Interior Quality - Mechanical
4
Overall Quality - Design
3
Features and Accessories - Design
2.5
Powertrain Quality - Design
3.5
Body & Interior - Design
3
Ratings are based on J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study for the 2016 Subaru Outback, which is the most recent data available.