Asked by Jun 09, 2015 at 12:03 PM about the 2010 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

It appears that "station wagons"  like the Subaru Outback are being marketed again and
are enjoying a resurgence in popularity for their versatility.   A recent commercial featured
a new VW sport wagon.    Did this factor in when you purchased your Subaru Outback?

3 Answers


Hi Mark. There is an argument for both sides of that. -Quote: " utterly indestructible Subaru Outback, which continues to be a strong seller here in America despite its bloating size and pour-over into the crossover space ...." End quote. Also Now, there is Quote: "The real culprit behind the disappearance of the middle class wagon in America (besides the entire American car-buying public) is, in my opinion, the Subaru Outback." End quote


So it appears to me that the Outback is a great car, out-selling any other of the vehicles that straddle the line of crossover/SUV/Wagon “Wagons went the way of the dinosaur because with this new breed you could get everything of a wagon but with all wheel drive and the ride height" ...and get this. Subaru Outback owners are: "are three times more likely than others to take part in active pursuits"


Fordnut, thanks. The Outback has more of the traditional confirmation of a station wagon body than say a Subaru Forester which is taller and boxier than the Outback like a lot of compact SUVs.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Heads torqued wrong!!! 25 answers

    If my head gaskets was torqued wrong when repaired would it eventually run hot but NOT leak anything?????? Really need some help here....2001 Subaru Outback AWD

    2001 Subaru Outback Limited Wagon


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Do 2015 CVT Subaru Imprezas have an oil consumption issue? 39 answers

    I am considering buying a 2015 Subaru Impreza and wondering if it might suffer from excessive oil consumption. I have asked Subaru about this and they say that oil consumption has been an issue with s...

    2015 Subaru Impreza 2.0i Limited



  • What company makes true 4 seat convertibles? 1 answer

    The golden age of convertibles was from the 50's to about 1975 when almost all cars were available in a rag top. Now convertibles are making a comeback but almost all of them have 2 seats and if th...

    2017 Rolls-Royce Dawn Convertible


    Shopping & Pricing



    2004 Audi A6 3.0 Quattro


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Fake or True Coming Of Mazda RX-7 FE3S? 1 answer

    Discuss together with other people. Rumours of this coming near the end of 2011 is a RX-7 which takes a new form. Can this be the rebirth of the RX-7 which will surprise fans or a lie to trick people...

    Mazda RX-7




Looking for a Used Outback in your area?

CarGurus has 29,745 nationwide Outback listings starting at $1,200.

Get More Money for Your Car
Be seen by 20 million shoppers. Create Your Free Listing

Search Subaru Outback Questions

Subaru Outback Experts

#1 Markw1952
Reputation 5,650
#2 TheSubaruGuruBoston
Reputation 1,710
#3 FordNut
Reputation 1,490
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Forester
255 Great Deals out of 22,793 listings starting at $1,499
Used Subaru Legacy
208 Great Deals out of 16,089 listings starting at $1,300
Used Subaru Impreza
177 Great Deals out of 13,342 listings starting at $1,817
Used Honda CR-V
813 Great Deals out of 59,368 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota RAV4
644 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota 4Runner
316 Great Deals out of 20,547 listings starting at $2,295
Used Toyota Highlander
476 Great Deals out of 25,071 listings starting at $1,500
Used Honda Accord
814 Great Deals out of 81,613 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Tacoma
614 Great Deals out of 35,124 listings starting at $2,155
Used Toyota Camry
1,094 Great Deals out of 96,265 listings starting at $1,250
Used Subaru Impreza WRX
38 Great Deals out of 1,139 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
843 Great Deals out of 68,676 listings starting at $864
Used Ford Escape
1,119 Great Deals out of 90,857 listings starting at $1,295

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 7,981 listings starting at $25,967
2016 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 307 listings starting at $24,709
2015 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited For Sale
21 Great Deals out of 422 listings starting at $16,900
2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 438 listings starting at $12,995
2013 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 350 listings starting at $11,990