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Subaru Outback vs. Ford Flex Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Outback vs. Ford Flex Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $37,616

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $9,059

Lowest Total Invoice: $34,927

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $9,680

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackFlex
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringLimited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Base Price $35,395 $38,690 $38,400
Base Invoice $33,064 $36,089 $36,672
Class II trailer hitch 547 547  
Cargo net 81 81  
Remote start 470 470  
Rear bumper protector 107    
All-weather floor mats 101 101 120
3.5L V6     2,850
Class III trailer hitch     570
Roof rails     195
Sunroof     1,595
AWD     1,950
Class II trailer hitch 410 410  
Cargo net 52 52  
Remote start 352 352  
Rear bumper protector 69    
All-weather floor mats 65 65 114
3.5L V6     2,721
Class III trailer hitch     542
Roof rails     185
Sunroof     1,515
AWD     1,863
Options (change) 1,306 1,199 7,280
Options (change) 948 879 6,940
Destination 915 915 995
Total Price $37,616 $40,804 $46,675
Total Invoice $34,927 $37,883 $44,607

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Ford Flex

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,316
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $8,015
Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackFlex
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringLimited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Engine256hp H6256hp H6365hp V6
TransmissionCVT-6CVT-6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG20/27 MPG15/21 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)576, 12576, 12390, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/60-18225/60-18255/45-20
Total Price$37,616$40,804$46,675
Adjustments for Features0-3,300-1,855
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$37,616$37,504$44,820
Cost Above Minimum$112$0$0
Total Invoice$34,927$37,883$44,607
Adjustments for Features0-3,064-1,773
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$34,927$34,819$42,834
Cost Above Minimum$108$0$0

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Features Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Ford Flex

Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackFlex
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringLimited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
AC power outlet  $100
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000 
Cruise control$250 $250
Heated steering wheel $100 
Keyless entry keypad  $50
Lead vehicle start alert $25 
PIN Code Access$10$10 
Power-adjustable pedals  $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist  $25
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200 
Backup collision intervention $150 
Brake assist$50$50 
Curve control  $50
Forward collision warning $200 
Hill descent control$250$250 
Lane departure prevention, steering-based $200 
Lane departure warning $200 
Lane sway warning $25 
Obstacle detection, rear $300$300
Pedestrian detection $50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100 
Safety key  $5
Seat cushion airbag, driver$75$75 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75 
Side curtain airbags$350$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows  $500
Trailer sway control  $25
Cargo Management 
Cargo cover$75$75 
Cargo tray$40$40 
Class II trailer hitch$200$200 
Class III trailer hitch  $250
Roof rack$300  
Roof rails $250$250
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125$125 
Trailering equipment (7 wire)  $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support  $100
Navigation app$50  
Navigation map updates, three years $0 
Navigation system $600$600
Rain-sensing wipers  $175
Rear air vents$100$100 
Rear air vents with manual controls  $150
Rear HVAC unit  $400
Surround sound  $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300$300 
Traffic + travel information $25$25
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75 
Voice control for audio system$25  
Voice control for external devices  $0
Voice control for nav and audio $100$100
Wiper de-icer$25$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250$250 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $25
Glass roof panel(s)  $300
Laminated front side windows  $200
Rear spoiler$200$200 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display  $250
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750$750 
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Steering-linked headlights$150$150 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25$25 
Xenon HID headlights  $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Heated second row seats$200$200 
Leather-wrapped steering wheel$150$150 
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat  $50
Power height adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100 
Power release, second row seats  $50
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Stowable third row seats  $600
Wood/leather-wrapped steering wheel  $150
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200 
Machined alloy wheels$350$350 
Polished alloy wheels  $350
Raised heavy-duty suspension$0$0 
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0
Total Value of Features$7,550$10,850$9,405
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,300$1,855
Value of Feature Adjustments0-3,064-1,773

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Ford Flex

Model Year20182018
ModelOutbackFlex
Body4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.1 in117.9 in
Length189.9 in201.8 in
Width72.4 in75.9 in
Height66.1 in68.0 in
Curb Weight3,893 lb.4,839 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.19.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.8 in41.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.1 in58.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom42.9 in40.8 in
Row 2 Headroom38.9 in40.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.3 in58.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.0 in55.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in44.3 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in38.7 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in50.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in41.1 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in33.3 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.5 ft320.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
35.543.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.3 ft383.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Flex Limited

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250No
Oil cooler0No
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Trailer sway control25No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested425100%
Sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Glass roof panel(s)300No
Total Requested90075%
Total Not Requested30025%
turbocharged
3.5L V6
DOHC-4v
365 hp@5500
350 lb-ft@3500
FeatureValueRequested?
turbocharged
3.5L V6
DOHC-4v
365 hp@5500
350 lb-ft@3500
1000Yes
Sport suspension (upgrade)250No
Polished alloy wheels0No
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100Yes
255/45VR20 tires400No
Total Requested110063%
Total Not Requested65037%

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