Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive + 32 MPG**, Longest-Lasting Vehicle in Its Class, 8.7 Inches of Ground Clearance and X-MODE, Flexible Cargo-Carrying Versatility, SUBARU BOXER Engine
The Subaru Outback is the longest-lasting vehicle in its class, which should come as no surprise because 98% of Subaru vehicles sold in the last 10 years are still on the road today. Just some of the reasons why the Outback has the Highest Model Loyalty in its segment.
Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) with Active Torque Vectoring helps provide sharper, more stable handling. It automatically senses steering and braking inputs to help keep the vehicle on the driver's intended path.
Conquer almost any terrain with 8.7 inches of ground clearance and standard X-MODE, which optimizes the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system for maximum traction on slippery surfaces. X-MODE also incorporates Hill Descent Control for stability and confidence when descending more difficult grades. Standard on: All models
Standard roof rails with integrated crossbars provide additional cargo-carrying capability and can fold away when not in use. You get the versatility of hauling kayaks, bikes, skis, and cargo carriers on your adventures without added wind noise or reduced fuel efficiency on your daily commute. Standard on: 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, 3.6R Limited
The 2.5i and 3.6R Touring models provide an extra touch of refinement and comfort with exclusive Java Brown leather upholstery, a heated steering wheel, and unique woodgrain interior trim. The exterior includes unique 18-inch machine finish wheels, low-profile roof rails and chrome-accented door handles and side cladding.
Spacious, Upgraded Interior, SUBARU STARLINK Multimedia, Premium Audio, 60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seatback, Power Rear Gate, Power Seats with Memory,Outback Touring
The Outback features up to 108.1 cubic feet of spacious passenger room and a restyled cabin for a refined feel and enhanced comfort. The interior features upgraded materials and new finishes, including stitched dash and door panel trim. And the ride is now even quieter with the addition of noise-reducing laminated front side glass and more aerodynamic side mirrors.
Every adventure needs a great soundtrack, so the Outback features an available Harman Kardon premium audio system with 12 speakers and a 576-watt-equivalent amplifier. Standard on: 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Limited, 3.6R Touring
The Outback comes standard with 60/40 split-folding rear seatbacks - featuring available cargo area deployment paddles - that provide flexible cargo space for all your adventures.
An updated STARLINK Multimedia system with Apple CarPlay™, Android™ Auto, and Pandora® integration comes standard on the 2018 Outback. Wireless pairing and hands-free smartphone operation allow for safe and easy connection to your favorite apps and content. Access news, navigation, music, podcasts, and more through available STARLINK apps, such as iHeartRadio®, Yelp and Magellan, and SiriusXM® All Access Radio. Plus, a built-in and voice-activated navigation system powered by TomTom is newly available, as well as an all-new 8-inch touch screen.
Open and close the available power rear gate with the push of a button on your key fob, or by controls on the dashboard or the gate itself. The opening height can also be adjusted when clearance is limited. Standard on: 2.5i Limited, 3.6R Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Touring and Available on: 2.5i Premium
A 10-way adjustable power driver's seat with 2-position memory function and 4-way power front passenger seat help make every ride comfortable for drivers and passengers alike. Power driver's seat standard on: 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Limited, 3.6R Touring, 2-position memory standard on: 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Limited, 3.6R Touring
The Outback is designed with features important to you, from comfort to cargo space to the latest technology and leading-edge safety features.
In addition to an efficient 175-hp SUBARU BOXER engine with up to 32 MPG, the Outback also features an available smooth and powerful 256-hp 6-cylinder engine. Both engines boast a horizontal layout offering natural balance and a low center of gravity.
Dry, wet, snowy, or off the road, maintaining traction is of the utmost importance. The Subaru Symmetrical AWD system continuously sends power to all four wheels to maximize traction and reduce the chance of slippage in any road condition.
Every Subaru is designed for optimal visibility, from generously sized windows and reduced A-pillars to an available Rear-Vision Camera.
Get a clearer look around every bend with available LED Steering Responsive Headlights, which actively track in the direction of a turn to enhance visibility. Available High Beam Assist can automatically switch the headlights between the high and low settings when an oncoming vehicle is detected, enhancing safety for both you and other drivers on the road.
The Subaru Outback is the best-selling all-wheel drive midsize sedan for the past 10 years.
No other sedan in its class has more total interior volume than the Subaru Outback.
The 2018 Subaru Impreza received the highest possible 2017 safety rating from IIHS when equipped with EyeSight and Steering Responsive Headlights.
EyeSight Driver Assist Technology, SUBARU STARLINK Safety and Security, LED Steering Responsive Headlights and High Beam Assist, Blind-Spot Detection and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Rear-Vision Camera and Reverse Automatic Braking, Active Torque Vectoring
STARLINK Safety and Security includes Automatic Collision Notification to send first responders when an airbag deploys, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Stolen Vehicle Recovery and the added convenience of Remote Services. Whether you’re in your vehicle, at your computer, or on your mobile device, STARLINK Safety and Security helps keep you and your Outback safe. Standard on: 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Limited, 3.6R Touring
Using radar sensors, the available Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spots. Available Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up, utilizing an audible warning and flashing visual indicator in your side mirrors and Rear-Vision Camera display. Standard on: 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Limited, 3.6R Touring, Available on: 2.5i Premium
A standard Rear-Vision Camera enhances rear visibility when backing up. Its display includes guidelines to help you see the vehicle's path and judge distance to other objects. And with available Reverse Automatic Braking, your vehicle can even stop itself to avoid objects behind while in reverse. Rear-Vision Camera standard on: All models, Reverse Automatic Braking standard on: 2.5i Touring, 3.6R Touring, Available on: 2.5i Limited, 3.6R Limited
EyeSight detects objects in front of the vehicle that you are likely to hit. It will reduce the power from the engine to help minimize the possible impact force and frontal impact damage.
Pre-Collision Braking helps you avoid or reduce frontal impacts by alerting you and applying full breaking force in emergency situations.
EyeSight monitors your position on the road and will alert you if you stray out of your lane.
Using radar sensors, the Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if a vehicle is sensed in your blind spots. Another feature of this system, Lane Change Assist, alerts you with a flashing indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle approaching in a neighboring lane while you signal for a lane change.
Source: 2018 Subaru Outback