Compare Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback & The Competition

It seems that over the last couple of years there are more "SUV" type vehicles on the road and not all are large, 3-row vehicles. SUV simple stands for sports utility vehicle and many active drivers who are always on a new adventure want to get behind the wheel of a versatile and capable SUV. Which the 2018 Subaru Outback is! But with so many similar size SUV from other brands how do you know that the Outback is the best mid-size SUV for you? We have done the hard work for you and compared the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport and Ford Edge to the Outback so all you have to do is make your way down to Brilliance Subaru to go for a test drive.

Santa Fe Sport

Subaru Outback vs the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

  • Many drivers like you want to get behind the wheel of a vehicle that is fun to drive and fuel efficient; which the Subaru Outback does better than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. The Santa Fe Sport has two powertrain options, a 2.4L four-cylinder with 185 horsepower and a 2.0L four-cylinder turbo with 240 horsepower. Both powertrain options are less fuel efficient than the Outback. Which also has two engines to choose from. A spirited 2.5L four-cylinder BOXER engine with 175 horsepower that gets up to 32 highway mpg. The second BOXER engine is an available 256 horsepower, 3.6L six-cylinder.
  • The Subaru Outback and the Santa Fe Sport are very similar in size. So every inch counts and the Outback has more interior space with 108.1 cubic feet of passenger space, 73.3 cubic feet of maximum cargo space, and 40.8 inches of front headroom.
  • One of the best-known features of Subaru vehicle is standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is available with a less capable all-wheel-drive system. The Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system on the Outback provides optimal balance, traction, and control no matter the condition.
  • Advanced safety features are one thing that everyone is looking for in their next vehicle and this is just one more area where the Outback best the Santa Fe Sport. The Outback is not only consistently named as a top safety pick but is also available with Subaru's award-winning EyeSight driver assist technology. EyeSight features Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keep Assist and Sway Warning, Pre-Collision Braking, and Pre-Collision Throttle Management. Many of the same features are only available on the top of the line trim level Santa Fe Sport as part of an additional package.

Ford Edge

Subaru Forester vs Ford Edge

  • The Subaru Outback is the ultimate mid-size SUV that is ready for everything. The Subaru Outback and the Ford Edge both have the same amount of maximum cargo space, 73.3 cubic feet. But the Subaru Outback is better equipped for adventure with standard flexible roof rail cargo carrying system that has fold-out crossbars for when you need them. The Ford Edge is only available with roof rails as part of a package.
  • Another way that the Outback is a more capable SUV is with a higher standard towing ability of 2,700 lbs. The Ford Edge standard towing ability is only 1,500 lbs.
  • The Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system that is standard on every Outback delivers much more than confidence behind the wheel when the snow starts falling. The Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system is one of the best safety features of the Outback by providing unmatched traction and control no matter the weather. The Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system is also laid along the entire length of the Outback for ideal balance while driving for a smooth ride. The Ford Edge is available with a not as effective all-wheel-drive system for an additional cost.
  • Who doesn't love to listen to their favorite tunes when cruising down the road. Standard entertainment is just one more way that the Subaru Outback edges out the Ford Edge. The Ford Edge comes standard with SYNC that features AM/FM stereo, a single-CD player with MP3 capability. The Outback comes standard with Subaru STARLINK™ Multimedia with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto and Bluetooth wireless streaming.

Come See for Yourself

With so many reasons why the Subaru Outback is the ultimate mid-size SUV it isn't hard to see why so many drivers in the Elgin, IL area are behind the wheel of an Outback. So what are you waiting for? Come experience the new Subaru Outback from the best seat in the house here at Brilliance Subaru. Our Subaru dealership is conveniently located near St. Charles, Bartlett, Geneva, Huntley, and Schaumburg.

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