Sleek Design and Cutting-Edge Technology Combine with the Subaru Outback

The Subaru Outback is known for its unique blend of everyday practicality and adventurous spirit. It provides comfort and convenience commuting while inviting you to get the most out of your next outing. The latest Outback stays true to its origins while delivering innovative safety, rugged capabilities, and highly sophisticated features.

At Brilliance Subaru, we serve Elgin and beyond by carrying 2021 Outback models in various trim levels, configurations, and available features. Explore the features and capabilities of the new 2021 Outback.


Whether you need to merge on the highway or take on snowy driving conditions, the new Outback provides the power and capability needed to drive with confidence. The Outback comes with a standard 2.5-liter BOXER® engine that produces 182 horsepower and 176 pound-feet of torque. The newly available turbocharged 2.4-liter BOXER® engine offers 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque.

With up to 3,500 pounds of towing capability, you can bring a small boat or trailer for your next adventure. Some of the top performance features for the new Outback include:

  • Active Torque Vectoring
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC)
  • Hill Descent Control (HDC)
  • X-MODE®
  • Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive


When you step into the driver's seat of the new Outback, you can expect an exceptionally quiet cabin, premium amenities, and high-quality materials. You will have ample space with up to 109 cubic feet of passenger volume and a maximum cargo volume of 75.7 cubic feet. Some of the available features include:

  • Ventilated front seats
  • StarTex® water-repellent upholstery
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Hands-free Power Rear Gate with automatic close, height memory function, and vehicle lock button
  • Keyless Access with Push-Button Start and PIN-Code vehicle access


  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi capability
  • Voice control
  • Bluetooth® wireless audio
  • STARLINK® 11.6-inch Multimedia Plus

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Subaru Outback Trim Levels

The 2021 Subaru Outback is a powerful, reliable, and fun-to-drive Subaru model.  If you are in the market for a new Subaru that can withstand just about everything, check out what each trim has to offer, and see what the perfect fit might be.

Available Trims

Outback (Base)

The base Outback is a two-row station wagon; the Outback comes with standard all-wheel drive and the accompanying X-Mode off-road driving setting.

Its StarLink Multimedia System consists of four speakers with an AM/FM radio tuner, Bluetooth, Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® smartphone integration, and a trial subscription SiriusXM Radio, two USB ports, and a dual seven-inch touchscreen setup.

Six airbags provide restraint and cushioning, and driver safety aids include a rearview camera, Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning, Lane Departure Warning, and Lane Keep Assist, Forward Automatic Emergency Braking, and Steering-Responsive Automatic LED High-beam Headlights.

Outback Premium

At the Premium trim level, StarLink is boosted with two rear USB ports, HD Radio, two additional speakers, and an 11.6-inch touchscreen that replaces the dual seven-inch setup. Other upgrades include front-seat heating, 10-way power on the driver's seat, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and dual-zone automatic climate control.

Outback Limited

The Limited gains more driver safety aids, including Blind-Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Reverse Automatic Emergency Braking, and Lane Change Assist. In addition, comfort and convenience are upgraded with leather seat trim, rear-seat heating, eight-way power on the front passenger seat, a hands-free power liftgate, proximity keyless entry, and a 12-speaker Harman Kardon premium stereo system.

Outback Touring

As the range-topping trim, only the Touring comes with Nappa leather seat trim, front-seat cooling, steering-wheel heating, a moonroof, a navigation system, and driver distraction monitoring.

Outback XT

There's an "XT" variant lineup consisting of Onyx Edition XT, which stands out with its water-repellent synthetic leather seats, and black-finished 18-inch alloy wheels. Crystal Black Silica finishes on its side mirrors, which mirrors the Limited's standard features, with additions such as a moonroof and side-mirror power foldability Touring XT, which comes with all the standard features of the Touring model plus most available features on the Outback in general.