Subaru seems committed to improve almost all its lineup car including the new Subaru Outback. Outback is one of the most-selling car in the line-up. As an SUV, it has some eminence that the other brand doesn’t. The work of the Outback follows other Subaru car that has been announced before like the WRX and the Legacy.
The improvement of the 2019 model is minor though it is pretty enough to have decent improvement. Subaru will slightly revamp the exterior, interior and also the safety system of the car. It is a worth wait as Subaru claim it will be a great competitor on the market.
2019 Subaru Outback Exterior and Interior Redesign
The body work of the 2019 Subaru Outback got redesigned in such a way to give sportier and sharper look. Comes with modern and elegant vibe, the car is a tough competitor. Subaru will put bigger bumper on the front side along side with the larger grille and new headlights. The grille and the lights have more masculine look. Since it will come with several trims, the higher trim will even get new wheels. With the new design, the car has more aerodynamic. Thus, it improves the car’s noise reduction and increase fuel-efficiency.
Talking about the cabin, it has less sporty look than the exterior. Instead, it will have modern and luxury look with one color and bunch of luxury on some parts. There are four colors to choose for the cabin such as Java Brown calfskin, Warm Ivory, joins Slate Black and Titanium Gray. While for the infotainment system, it comes with an 8-inch touchscreen with navigation system installed.
It also incorporates Apple CarPlay and Android Auto from passenger’s gadget to the car’s system. Under the screen, there are two USB ports. It also comes in various connection such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to keep the passengers have stable internet connection while riding.
2019 Subaru Outback Turbo Engine
The car’s look is a city riding look. However, it also capable of doing the off-road work thanks to the 3.6-liter V6 engine. the engine can produce around 256 Horse Power and 247 pounds-feet of torque. There is also a lower capacity engine for the lower trim. It is a 2.5-liter V4 engine capable to create 175 Horse Power and torque od 174 pounds-feet. Both the engine will be paired with CVT with manual mode. The trim for the car is base, premium, limited and touring for the 2.5-liter engine. While the 3.6-liter is only available in two trims.
The release date of the car is still unknown since there is no official information from Subaru yet. While the price of 2019 Subaru Outback might be similar to the current car which is around $26.000 for the base model and go up higher base on the trim.
2020 Subaru Outback Specs, Redesign and Price Review
2020 Subaru Outback is rumored to make its comeback in the upcoming year. This rumored showed up because the car hasn’t release the newer version since its latest redesign in 2014 and 2015. There are many possibilities regarding what kind of changes Subaru will put on their newest car, started form the interior, exterior and even the engine. One thing for sure in the future car, it will be much better in terms of design as well as performance.
The car is not fully SUV to be categorized as a SUV. It is more like a Wagon. The car’s size sits between the SUV and the Sedan. Though it is being said that the car can perform incredibly well in all condition whether it is on smooth highway or the off-road work.
Though there is no exact information regarding the changes on the newest 2020 Subaru Outback, we can still assume that the company will only put small changes. The most visible change might be on the grille, the bumper and the headlights. Those parts get slightly redesign to distinct it from the previous model.
The body of the car might also become curvier, more subtle and smoother. For the lightning system, it will use the HID technology that enable the car to have maximum light and increase the safety and visibility in all the condition. It will also feature open sunroof that enable the passengers to get sun in case they need it.
For the interior side, it is rumored that the car will also feature the most updated technology. For the three-row seating setting, it is capable of taking up to seven people inside. Thus, to keep them entertain, there will be some infotainment system like the PC gamer, MP3 music, radio, and many others. Not to mention the huge spaces for the cabin.
2020 Subaru Outback Turbo Engine Specs
Though there is no information regarding the engine, we can assume that for the engine, it seems like the company will still use the same engine as the previous model of the car. There are several options though like this smallest power 2.5-liter V4 engine. The engine can produce about 180 Horse Power and 177 pounds-feet of torque.
Besides that, there are some others option of the engine like the 3.6-liter V6 engine. For this engine, the power produced is about 256 Horse Power and 247 Pounds-feet of torque. This engine will be paired with the same CVT transmission gearbox. The engine is also better in terms of fuel efficiency, rated at 27/32 mpg.
2020 Subaru Outback Price and Release Date
The car will most likely available at the end of 2019. The price is not fixed yet but it will most likely around $26.000 for the base trim. The 2020 Subaru Outback will compete with other brand like Honda CR-V, Honda Evade, and many others.