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Lexus RX vs. Subaru Outback Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Lexus RX vs. Subaru Outback Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $38,632

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $13,083

Lowest Total Invoice: $35,826

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $12,507

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2017201720182018
ModelRXRXOutbackOutback
Trim350350 F Sport3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Base Price $43,120 $50,120 $35,395 $38,690
Base Invoice $40,316 $46,845 $33,064 $36,089
Blind spot warning system 1,065 1,065    
Wood trim 400      
Sunroof 1,100      
Premium Package 960      
Navigation Package 1,690 1,690    
Steering-linked headlights 415 415    
Heated front seats 440      
Heated steering wheel 150      
AWD 1,400 1,400    
EyeSight and Navigation Package     1,585  
Rear bumper protector     107  
Metal pedals     172 172
Wheel-lip moldings     458 458
Blind spot warning system 980 980    
Wood trim 368      
Sunroof 1,012      
Premium Package 883      
Navigation Package 1,563 1,563    
Steering-linked headlights 383 383    
Heated front seats 405      
Heated steering wheel 139      
AWD 1,309 1,309    
EyeSight and Navigation Package     1,323  
Rear bumper protector     69  
Metal pedals     112 112
Wheel-lip moldings     343 343
Options (change) 7,620 4,570 2,322 630
Options (change) 7,042 4,235 1,847 455
Destination 975 975 915 915
Total Price $51,715 $55,665 $38,632 $40,235
Total Invoice $48,333 $52,055 $35,826 $37,459

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Lexus RX vs. Subaru Outback

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $11,528
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $11,054
Model Year2017201720182018
ModelRXRXOutbackOutback
Trim350350 F Sport3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Engine295hp V6295hp V6256hp H6256hp H6
TransmissionT8T8CVT-6CVT-6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)19/26 MPG19/26 MPG20/27 MPG20/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 12?, 12576, 12576, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/65-18235/55-20225/60-18225/60-18
Total Price$51,715$55,665$38,632$40,235
Adjustments for Features-1,555-2,6300-50
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$50,160$53,035$38,632$40,185
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,875$0$1,553
Total Invoice$48,333$52,055$35,826$37,459
Adjustments for Features-1,453-2,4590-47
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$46,880$49,596$35,826$37,412
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,716$0$1,586

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Features Comparison: Lexus RX vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year2017201720182018
ModelRXRXOutbackOutback
Trim350350 F Sport3.6R Limited3.6R Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1300$1300  
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT  $1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Electronic engine sound enhancement $0  
Heated steering wheel$100$100 $100
Lead vehicle start alert  $25$25
PIN Code Access  $10$10
Remote app$25$25  
Remote window/roof operation$15$15  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual  $250$250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350$350  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0$0  
Hill descent control  $250$250
Knee airbag, driver$100$100  
Knee airbag, passenger$100$100  
Lane departure prevention, steering-based  $200$200
Lane keeping assist$400$400  
Lane sway warning  $25$25
Obstacle detection, front$200$200  
Rear side airbags$300$300  
Seat cushion airbag, driver  $75$75
Seat cushion airbag, passenger  $75$75
Torque vectoring, brake-based  $100$100
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray  $40$40
Roof rack  $300 
Roof rails$250$250 $250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support  $0$0
App support$100$100  
Apple CarPlay support  $0$0
Automatic air recirculation$100$100  
DVD-compatible player$0$0  
Navigation map updates, three years  $0$0
Rain-sensing wipers$175$175  
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0  
Variable intermittent wipers  $75$75
Water-repellent front-door glass$15$15  
Wiper de-icer  $25$25
Exterior 
Active grille shutters  $0$0
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)  $250$250
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25$25  
Laminated front side windows$200$200  
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Analog clock$25$25  
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75$75  
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75$75  
Compass  $0$0
Interior ambient lighting $150$150$150
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25$25  
Performance meter $150  
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100$100$100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim $100  
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300  
Heated second row seats  $200$200
Leather door panel trim$250$250  
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75$75  
Metal pedals $75$75$75
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Wood trim$300   
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - electrical $500  
Alloy wheels$350$350  
Machined alloy wheels  $350$350
Raised heavy-duty suspension  $0$0
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0  
Total Value of Features$6,930$8,005$5,375$5,425
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,555$2,630$0$50
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,453-2,4590-47

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Specifications Comparison: Lexus RX vs. Subaru Outback

Model Year20172018
ModelRXOutback
Body4dr SUV4dr Wagon
Wheelbase109.8 in108.1 in
Length192.5 in189.9 in
Width74.6 in72.4 in
Height67.7 in66.1 in
Curb Weight4,387 lb.3,893 lb.
Fuel Capacity19.2 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.4 in40.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.8 in58.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room56.6 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom44.1 in42.9 in
Row 2 Headroom39.1 in38.9 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.6 in57.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.1 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.0 in38.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
18.4 ft335.5 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
56.3 ft373.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Lexus RX 350

Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Roof rails250Yes
Memory system, driver seat200Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror75No
Leather door panel trim250No
Total Requested135077%
Total Not Requested40023%
Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Automatic air recirculation100No
SMS text-to-speech reader25Yes
Unbranded, 12 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Speed limit information0No
Vehicle health reports0Yes
App support100No
Total Requested65054%
Total Not Requested55046%

Option Package Details
Lexus RX 350 F Sport

Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Automatic air recirculation100No
SMS text-to-speech reader25Yes
Unbranded, 12 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Speed limit information0No
Vehicle health reports0Yes
App support100No
Total Requested65054%
Total Not Requested55046%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

EyeSight and Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system550Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Backup collision intervention150Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Total Requested320098%
Total Not Requested502%

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