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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
MSRP
$28,750
Invoice
$26,988
Average Price Paid
$26,245
15,696 listings nationwide

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2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
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2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$34,348
2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$29,218
122 listings nationwide
4 GREAT deals
16 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The Subaru Outback was last redesigned in 2015, so an all-new 2020 model arrives right on schedule. Subaru knows better than to mess with a good thing, so the new Outback looks much l...

2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Refined, roomy, and historically reliable, the Honda CR-V has earned its status as one of the best selling vehicles in America. This is a safe SUV, too, and it returns good fuel econom...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
No User Reviews
2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
50
writes:
Has all the bells and whistles we need and safety
writes:
Felt like I was in a go cart and didn’t have the options and feel I wanted
Power Ranked 2019 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"6 cylinder and more sporty"
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Jeep Cherokee Limited 4WD better.
"More comfortable and bigger"
10
writes:
Good ride but couldn’t see past the dashboard
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks SR FWD better.
"Sat in both and Nissan more comfortable "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks SR FWD better.
"Both seem the same and I don’t load my car so not important to me"

Specs

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD
2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD
Powertrain 8-Speed CVT Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
26 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
33 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 14 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
182 hp @ 5,800 RPM
190 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
176 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
179 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
12:1
10.3:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.54 in
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.8 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 39.5 in 40.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 35.5 cu ft 39.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,091 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.3 in 180.6 in
Width 82 in 73 in
Height 66.1 in 66.5 in
Wheelbase 108.1 in 104.7 in

Available Options

2020 Subaru Outback
2.5i AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Abyss Blue Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Exterior Interior HL Mirrors
  • Popular Package #1
  • Rockford Fosgate
  • Rockford Fosgate Audio Upgrade
  • Trailer Hitch
2019 Honda CR-V
EX AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Basque Red Pearl II
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Dark Olive Metallic
  • Gunmetal Metallic
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Molten Lava Pearl
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Sandstorm Metallic

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