Being a quite long running model from Subaru since the first model release in the year of 1994, the 2017 Subaru Outback is considered to be a refresh strategy of Subaru. The fact that there are so many models in the auto industry means that a car model should be able to display its best at everything to be able to survive as the Outback itself. The Outback is known to be a special model due to its handsome appeal, superb reliability, well trimmed interior and also affordable price.
Following those ideas that many people have already known, the 2017 Subaru Outback is set to hit a higher mark in the auto industry. Subaru has made some changes to deliver this new Outback as a futuristic car with a greatly improved interior quality plus a great engine with a higher potential to explore. It can already be seen that Subaru wants to make sure the new Outback is attractive enough to get more customers.
2017 Subaru Outback Engine Specs
A new car cannot really be considered as a new car if there are no changes in term of the engine. Surely the 2017 Subaru Outback comes with a new set of things that will play the important role in supplying power of the car. The new engine proposed by Subaru in this car is a 3.0-liter V6 DOHC which is capable of delivering up to 175 horsepower of power and 172 pound-feet of torque. The power out of that engine is going to be transferred into the wheels by a 6-speed automatic type of transmission.
Having a new engine installed under the hood of the 2017 Subaru Outback, surely the performance of the car itself will have a slight increase compared to its previous model. With the new engine from Subaru, this car is capable of reaching 60 mph from 0 mph in just 7.5 seconds. Meanwhile in term of the fuel economy, this car has a 20% increase into the new 26 mpg from its previous and ongoing model.
2017 Subaru Outback Exterior and Interior
As mentioned earlier that the new 2017 Subaru Outback has a kind of futuristic appeal, it can be seen in its exterior. Diamond-shaped grille, sharp-looking LED headlights, round-shaped fog lights, narrow taillights, two tips exhaust system, 20-inch wheels, and also a set of large bumper are among the new features which build a great exterior appeal of this new Outback. Clearly all of those features in term of the exterior of this new Outback will have a great effect in its popularity in the future of being a highly futuristic and powerful car.
Moving inside the cabin of the 2017 Subaru Outback is said to be kept simple yet stylish. The main idea is to enhance the comfort level of everyone inside the car. Both aluminum and wood accents could be there inside the cabin to create a bit of elegant and luxurious appeal. A large touch-screen will be there as the main access for the driver to operate many of the features of the Outback offered by Subaru. Leather upholstery will also be there even in the steering wheel. Panoramic sunroof, satellite navigation, automatic climate control, and also power adjustable front seats are also there inside this car’s cabin to enjoy.
2017 Subaru Outback Price and Release Date
Within the end of 2016, respectively in the last quarter of that year, this car is said to be available. Thus you have to wait a bit more to drive this 2017 Subaru Outback if you are a huge fan of Subaru or the Outback model. It could be available in a bit longer time right at the beginning of the 2017 though since there is no clear statement from Subaru just yet about the time of release.
The base model of this new Outback is said to be offered at the price of USD 25,500. Meanwhile the higher trim levels may just be offered at the price level of USD 30,000. The car itself will be in a fierce competition against Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, and also Toyota Venza once released in the market. So, what do you think of this new version of 2017 Subaru Outback?