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2021 Subaru Outback
2.5i Premium Crossover AWD
Invoice
$26,076
Average Price Paid
$25,719
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
MSRP
$22,245
Invoice
$21,108
Average Price Paid
$20,848
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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Subaru Outback
2.5i Premium Crossover AWD
Fair Price
$26,151
Good Price
$25,242
Great Price
$24,722
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Fair Price
$21,348
Good Price
$20,464
Great Price
$19,958

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Subaru Outback
2.5i Premium Crossover AWD
No Expert Reviews
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

The Crosstrek applies the successful formula of the Subaru Outback to a smaller vehicle. Like the Outback, the Crosstrek is an ordinary car that gets a raised ride height and plastic b...

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

Specs

2021 Subaru Outback
2.5i Premium Crossover AWD
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain --
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
--
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
--
29 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume -- 16.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power --
152 hp @ 6,000 RPM
152 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque --
145 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
145 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders --
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
12.5:1
12.5:1
Displacement --
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 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
Rollover -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 5 seats
Front Legroom -- 43.1 in
Back Legroom -- 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 20.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,155 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 1,500 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 176.5 in
Width -- 71 in
Height -- 63.6 in
Wheelbase -- 104.9 in

Available Options

2021 Subaru Outback
2.5i Premium Crossover AWD
2021 Subaru Crosstrek
Base AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cool Gray Khaki
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Plasma Yellow Pearl
  • Pure Red

Option Packages

  • 17" Wheel Sport Package
  • Exterior & Interior Auto Dimming HL Mirrors
  • Popular Package #1
  • Popular Package #3
  • Trailer Hitch

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