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Chevrolet Equinox vs. Subaru Outback Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Chevrolet Equinox vs. Subaru Outback Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,107

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $1,663

Lowest Total Invoice: $34,472

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $2,158

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxOutbackOutback
TrimPremier3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Base Price $30,040 $34,995 $38,195
Base Invoice $28,538 $32,696 $35,635
Enhanced Convenience Package 950    
Driver Confidence Package 495    
Technology Package 890    
Driver Confidence Package II 295    
Class II trailer hitch 365 550 550
Sunroof 995    
All-weather floor mats 200 72 72
3.6L V6 1,500    
AWD 1,750    
Illuminated door sill trim plates 395    
Cargo net   70 70
Rear bumper protector   95 95
Remote start   450 450
Enhanced Convenience Package 864    
Driver Confidence Package 450    
Technology Package 810    
Driver Confidence Package II 268    
Class II trailer hitch 332 412 412
Sunroof 905    
All-weather floor mats 182 46 46
3.6L V6 1,365    
AWD 1,662    
Illuminated door sill trim plates 359    
Cargo net   45 45
Rear bumper protector   61 61
Remote start   337 337
Options (change) 7,835 1,237 1,237
Options (change) 7,197 901 901
Destination 895 875 875
Total Price $38,770 $37,107 $40,307
Total Invoice $36,630 $34,472 $37,411

The configured Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Subaru Outback 4dr Wagon has a 256-horsepower 3.6L H6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Equinox and Subaru Outback are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Equinox Premier trim is $30,040. The features would cost an additional $7,835. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $38,770.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $34,995. The features would cost an additional $1,237. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $37,107.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $38,195. The features would cost an additional $1,237. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $40,307.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Equinox trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Outback trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Chevrolet Equinox 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Subaru Outback 4dr Wagon has a 256-horsepower 3.6L H6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

Even when the Chevrolet Equinox and Subaru Outback are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Chevrolet Equinox Premier trim is $28,538. The features would cost an additional $7,197. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $36,630.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $32,696. The features would cost an additional $901. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $34,472.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $35,635. The features would cost an additional $901. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $37,411.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Equinox trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Outback trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Subaru Outback

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,123
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,615
Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxOutbackOutback
TrimPremier3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Engine301hp V6256hp H6256hp H6
TransmissionT6CVT-6CVT-6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)250, 8576, 12576, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-18225/60-18225/60-18
Total Price$38,770$37,107$40,307
Adjustments for Features-650-3,725
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$38,705$37,107$36,582
Cost Above Minimum$0$525$0
Total Invoice$36,630$34,472$37,411
Adjustments for Features-610-3,457
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,569$34,472$33,954
Cost Above Minimum$0$518$0

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Features Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year201720172017
ModelEquinoxOutbackOutback
TrimPremier3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100  
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed  $1000
Cruise control$250$250 
Heated steering wheel  $100
Lead vehicle start alert  $25
PIN Code Access $10$10
Proximity key $250$250
Remote app$25  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial  $200
Automatic braking, low-speed  $200
Backup collision intervention  $150
Forward collision warning$200 $200
Hill descent control $250$250
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based  $200
Lane departure warning system$200 $200
Lane sway warning system  $25
Obstacle detection, rear$300 $300
Pedestrian detection  $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system  $100
Seat cushion airbag, driver $75$75
Seat cushion airbag, passenger $75$75
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100$100
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat$40  
Cargo tray $40$40
Overhead sunglass holder $25$25
Roof rails$250 $250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity$50  
CD player $125$125
Dual-zone climate control $125$125
HD radio $50$50
MP3-compatible player $50$50
Navigation map updates, three years  $0
Navigation system$600 $600
Rear air vents $100$100
SD Card slot$25  
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300$300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325  
Traffic + travel information  $25
Voice control for audio system$25$25 
Voice control for external devices$0  
Voice control for nav and audio  $100
Wi-Fi hotspot$50  
Wiper de-icer $25$25
Exterior 
Active grille shutters $0$0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50  
Laminated front side windows$200  
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights  $200
Steering-linked fog lights  $75
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25$25
Xenon HID headlights $500$500
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates $100$100
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0  
Heated second row seats $200$200
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200  
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75  
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  
Electronic systems calibration selector $200$200
Machined alloy wheels $350$350
Raised heavy-duty suspension $0$0
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0  
Total Value of Features$6,215$6,150$9,875
Value of Feature Adjustments$65$0$3,725
Value of Feature Adjustments-610-3,457

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Specifications Comparison: Chevrolet Equinox vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year20172017
ModelEquinoxOutback
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Wheelbase112.5 in108.1 in
Length187.8 in189.6 in
Width72.5 in72.4 in
Height66.3 in66.1 in
Curb Weight4,112 lb.3,810 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.9 in40.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.8 in57.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.6 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in42.9 in
Row 2 Headroom39.2 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.3 in57.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.1 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom39.9 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
31.5 ft335.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
63.7 ft373.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Chevrolet Equinox Premier

Enhanced Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Power recliner, passenger seat100Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power liftgate350Yes
Total Requested65076%
Total Not Requested20024%
Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Total Requested600100%
Total Not Requested00%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
SD Card slot25No
Pioneer, 250W, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested60062%
Total Not Requested37538%
Driver Confidence Package II
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested400100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%

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