Why Buy Subaru Outback

September 20th, 2023 by

2023 Subaru Outback Side View

The 2024 Subaru Outback is one of the most respected SUVs on the market today, and it ticks a lot of boxes, too. When looking to buy an Outback, you quickly realize that it is one of the safest, most efficient, and usable vehicles on the market. It doesn’t matter if you are using it for camping, off-roading, or simply as a family car. It’s difficult to find a scenario where the Outback isn’t an excellent option for anyone and everyone. 

New Subaru Outback

Engines & AWD

The Outback has two different engines available, making it a versatile vehicle for most buyers. Base, Premium, Onyx Edition, Limited, and Touring trims feature a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter 4-cylinder which puts out 182 horsepower and 176 lb-ft of torque. The Onyx Edition XT, Limited XT, Touring XT, and Wilderness trim levels have a turbocharged 2.4-liter 4-cylinder which produces 260 horsepower and 277 lb-ft of torque. No matter what trim you buy, you will have the world-class Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system as standard, putting the Outback in a class all by itself. This AWD system automatically puts power to the wheels that have traction, allowing for optimal grip through any driving situation.

Fuel Efficiency

If you choose the 2.5-liter engine, you can get up to 26 mpg city and 33 mpg highway, respectively, while 2.4-liter turbocharged models can achieve up to 23 mpg city and 30 mpg highway, respectively. 

Towing & Ground Clearance

The new Subaru Outback is also able to cater to any lifestyle that takes you away from driving the main roads. If you have an Outback trim that has the 2.5-liter engine under the hood, the towing capacity is 2,700 lbs, while the available 2.4-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder can tow up to 3,500 lbs. The Outback also has 8.7 inches of ground clearance, and 9.3 inches if you choose the Outback Wilderness. 

2023 Subaru Outback

Cargo Space

When it comes to interior space, the Outback has plenty of ability to hold your passengers and luggage. There is 32.5 cu.ft of cargo space behind the rear seats. If you fold the rear seats, you will have 75.7 cu.ft. of space.

World Class Safety

Safety and Subaru are synonymous with one another. As a 2023 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+. Therefore, the list of standard and optional safety and convenience equipment for the Outback is long. Some of these features include Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering, Pre-collision Braking, Lane Departure and Sway Warning, and Lane Keep Assist. Optional safety features, such as Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Reverse Automatic Braking, and a 180-degree Front-View Monitor, can be had on higher trim levels.

Interior of the New Subaru Outback


When optioning your new Subaru Outback, If you decide to click the All-Weather Package box you get heated seats on trim levels below the Premium trim. They are standard on the Premium trim and up, and if you opt for the Limited trim or higher, you will get standard heated rear seats as well. Ventilated/cooled seats are also available, but only on the Premium trim.

2023 Subaru Outback Interior


All 2024 Subaru Outbacks come with the STARLINK multimedia system, where a 7-inch touchscreen display is standard. Optional is a large 11.6-inch touchscreen display. Either infotainment option comes standard with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. All Outback models except for the Base trim are WiFi compatible. 

At Ewing Subaru of Plano, we have some of the best deals on new and used vehicles. With hundreds of vehicles to choose from, our sales team and finance department will work hard to get you the best price. Our service department will work tirelessly to ensure your vehicle is in the best possible shape to keep your travels safe and enjoyable.