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Subaru Outback News and Reviews

Subaru Outback News and Reviews

The six-generation 2020 Subaru Outback is a raised wagon that gives consumers an SUV/Crossover with standard all-wheel-drive, a raised ride height and loaded with safety technology. The new wagon was unveiled at the New York Auto Show showing customers it’s the most rugged Outback ever launched by the brand. Outback remains a “go-anywhere” all-wheel-drive vehicle for outdoor adventures.

2020 Subaru Outback Changes

The big news for the 2020 model change is the wagon gets a new XT trim and is now powered by the Ascent-sourced FA24 2.4-liter 260-horsepower, 277 lb-ft of torque four-cylinder Boxer engine under the hood.

The newly-redesigned 2020 Outback is available in Base, Premium, Limited, Touring, and three new turbo models, Onyx Edition XT, Limited XT, and Touring XT models for SUV shoppers.

We post daily news stories regarding Subaru’s lineup of all-wheel-drive vehicles and give you a fresh take on the Japanese automaker’s latest offerings. We give our readers creative topics that will intrigue enthusiasts and inform buyers. Look for the latest Subaru Outback news here.

By Denis Flierl on February 24, 2024 - 9:51AM
Should you buy a Subaru Outback, Forester, Crosstrek, or other Subaru models? Here are eight reasons why I drive a Subaru.
By Denis Flierl on February 22, 2024 - 7:36AM
Which are the most fuel-efficient new hybrids? Check out the list and see why Subaru needs a Forester, Outback, and Crosstrek hybrid.
By Denis Flierl on February 21, 2024 - 9:48AM
How reliable are Subaru vehicles like the 2024 Outback, Forester, Crosstrek, and other all-wheel-drive models? Here is an updated ranking for the 2024 model year.
By Denis Flierl on February 21, 2024 - 6:38AM
There are five critical settings you need to know about on your newer Subaru that will make a big difference in how it drives. If you drive a Subaru Outback, Forester, Crosstrek, or another all-wheel-drive Subaru model, you'll find my report helpful.
By Denis Flierl on February 20, 2024 - 6:15AM
Which Subaru Wilderness model is the best right now? Check out the Subaru Outback Wilderness, Forester Wilderness, and Crosstrek Wilderness. There's a new model you should wait for.
By Denis Flierl on February 17, 2024 - 7:53AM
What is happening to Subaru's new model inventory in February 2024? Here is insider information and what customers can expect this year.
By Denis Flierl on February 17, 2024 - 6:23AM
Which Subaru SUV was so awful that Subaru discontinued it? It's called the Tribeca. See why it could be the worst Subaru model of all time.
By Denis Flierl on February 15, 2024 - 7:07AM
When Subaru announced the January sales results, there were a few surprises. Check out the three sales performance winners and the six losers at the beginning of the new year.
By Denis Flierl on February 15, 2024 - 5:59AM
How do Subaru's dealer fees compare with those of all other automakers? They are among the nine least expensive car brands, but they are increasing. Check out the fees here.
By Denis Flierl on February 14, 2024 - 7:22AM
How does Subaru's new car pricing compare with the actual price paid by customers now compared with one year ago? See how Subaru ranks with all car brands now.
By Denis Flierl on February 14, 2024 - 6:07AM
How popular is the 2024 Subaru Outback? The Outback needs a remodel, but it's not stopping customers from buying the midsize SUV before the next-generation model arrives. Check the performance with shoppers and what's coming next for the Outback.
By Denis Flierl on February 13, 2024 - 7:28AM
Which are the most reliable new midsize SUVs? Check out the updated Consumer Reports ranking and why the Outback and Ascent are your best winter picks.
By Denis Flierl on February 12, 2024 - 7:49AM
Subaru Corporation is undergoing a complete transformation. See why and how they can funnel significant money into new electric vehicles and hybrids.
By Denis Flierl on February 11, 2024 - 7:01AM
How is Subaru's quality compared with previous model years? A new report from the annual Subaru meetings reveals a surprising result.
By Denis Flierl on February 11, 2024 - 6:09AM
Subaru dealers are complaining, but what are their complaints? Here is an insider look at the recent Subaru dealer meeting in Las Vegas.
By Denis Flierl on February 10, 2024 - 7:23AM
How reliable are Subaru vehicles? A new study from J.D. Power says the Subaru brand scores below the industry average. But there's a silver lining.
By Denis Flierl on February 10, 2024 - 6:04AM
What are the longest-lasting cars? An updated Consumer Reports study says no Subaru models are on the list. Here's why.
By Denis Flierl on February 8, 2024 - 6:51AM
Which car brands and models are the lowest cost-to-own? Check out the Vincentric 2024 Best Value In America Award winners and see why Subaru gets shut out for the third consecutive year.
By Denis Flierl on February 7, 2024 - 6:05AM
What are the best 5-year-old SUVs for used car shoppers now? Consumer Reports updated list of the six best includes the 2019 Subaru Outback. See why it's the best pick now.
By Denis Flierl on February 6, 2024 - 6:27AM
How many Subaru owners would buy the same vehicle again? The updated Consumer Reports owner satisfaction study has interesting results.
By Denis Flierl on February 5, 2024 - 7:33AM
More electric Subaru models are coming next year, but what will it mean for Subaru and their all-wheel-drive lineup? Buckle up; here is what customers can expect.
By Denis Flierl on February 5, 2024 - 5:50AM
What happened to the Subaru Outback in January, and what's next for the midsize SUV? The 2024 Subaru Outback is not the top model; it falls two spots to start 2024. Check out its performance to start the new year.
By Denis Flierl on February 4, 2024 - 6:09AM
The 2024 Subaru Crosstrek is not the top model at the start of the year. And the hot Crosstrek dropped in sales. Check out the subcompact SUV's performance in January.
By Denis Flierl on February 2, 2024 - 7:09AM
Subaru is up again, and it's now eighteen months in a row of growth. Check the impressive results. Is the automaker back on top?
By Denis Flierl on February 2, 2024 - 6:06AM
Do Subaru owners love their vehicles as much as the automaker says? A new report reveals how much they really are loved. Check out how Subaru ranks with other car brands.
By Denis Flierl on February 1, 2024 - 6:21AM
What is the best Subcompact SUV, Station Wagon, and Affordable Sports Car? Car and Driver picks the 2024 Subaru Crosstrek, Outback, and BRZ. See why they are top picks for new car shoppers. 
By Denis Flierl on January 31, 2024 - 8:58AM
How do you get the best fuel mileage from your Subaru Outback, Crosstrek, Forester, or another all-wheel-drive model? Here are ten tips to help you squeeze the most out of a tank of gas.
By Denis Flierl on January 30, 2024 - 6:20AM
How is Subaru doing at producing new vehicles for customers? The latest report says Subaru Japan is dropping behind, and Subaru U.S. production is running fast. Here's what it means for customers this winter.
By Denis Flierl on January 29, 2024 - 9:17AM
Which car brands have the best resale value? A new report has Subaru ranked number one. Check out the latest rankings and why Subaru is the top pick for customers.
By Denis Flierl on January 28, 2024 - 8:31AM
What are the most popular Subaru models now? A report from Edmunds says there's only one model in the top twenty. It's different from the model most people would pick. There's something unexpected going on now.