MotorTrend Best SUV in 2021

Explore the New Subaru Outback

If you're eager to find the best midsize SUV for your adventurous lifestyle, then the Subaru Outback is bound to impress. MotorTrend ranked their best midsize SUVs for 2021 and put the 2021 Subaru Outback at the top of their list. Why? The Outback has a reputation as a safe, capable, and durable crossover, making it a great fit for families and adventurers. The new Outback also boasts a recent redesign that builds on past strengths, offering an upgraded suspension and a new platform alongside a robust list of other features designed to improve your experience both on and off the road.

Curious about what makes the Subaru Outback tick? Find out more on this page!

Subaru Outback Performance

The new Outback comes ready to go with a 2.5L engine that produces up to 182 horsepower and 176 pound-feet of torque. If you're looking to add some more pep to your step, you can upgrade to the available direct-injection turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® engine, which offers up to 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque and an impressive towing capacity of up to 3,500 pounds. This engine also offers up to 30 mpg on the highway, making it a powerful and efficient option.

Either way, you can enjoy the added stability and traction that comes with the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system, which is standard on all Outback models.

Adventuring Capability

In addition to standard AWD, the Outback offers a variety of other features that make it a stellar choice for your journeys. The Outback comes with 8.7 inches of ground clearance, so it leaves plenty of room for you to tackle rough terrain and drive over obstacles. X-MODE® is also standard on all models, granting each Outback optimized traction so that you can drive with confidence on slippery surfaces or tough trails.

Safety Features

The Subaru Outback is outfitted with numerous safety features, including EyeSight Driver Assist Technology. All new Outback models come with standard EyeSight, so you can enjoy the boost of confidence that this system offers regardless of the Outback model you choose.

Subaru EyeSight

Subaru EyeSight is a suite of driver-assist features that includes technologies like Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assist and Sway Warning, Pre-Collision Braking, and more to help you avoid collisions or at least mitigate them. Other available safety features like DriverFocus and Blind-Spot Detection help to keep you aware and alert so that you can enjoy a safer drive.

Technology Features

You can enjoy a wide variety of tech features when you set out for an adventure in the Subaru Outback. SUBARU STARLINK® Multimedia offers easy access to your favorite apps and features through compatible connectivity technologies like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Many Outback models come with an 11.6-inch touchscreen that allows you to navigate your favorite features with a tap of your finger or a few simple words of command. Other available tech features include a Harman Kardon premium audio system, which can help you turn up your favorite soundtrack.

Get to Know the New Subaru Outback

Want to get a closer look at the new Outback and see for yourself why it ranks so highly on MotorTrend's list? Connect with us today to find out more about the latest addition to the Outback lineup. We can answer your questions so that you can find out all about this exceptional midsize Subaru SUV.

The Subaru Outback is ready to accompany you on your adventures, so please feel free to contact us to find out more about how you could get a new Outback of your own. We look forward to connecting with you!