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Subaru Outback vs. Mazda CX-9 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Outback vs. Mazda CX-9 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $39,552

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $4,058

Lowest Total Invoice: $36,524

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $4,470

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Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackCX-9
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Base Price $35,395 $38,690 $40,470
Base Invoice $33,064 $36,089 $38,294
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,585    
Class II trailer hitch 547 547 450
Wheel-lip moldings 458 458  
Cargo net 81 81 100
All-weather floor mats 101 101 200
Remote start 470 470 550
Cargo cover     325
Illuminated door sill trim plates     575
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,323    
Class II trailer hitch 410 410 360
Wheel-lip moldings 343 343  
Cargo net 52 52 80
All-weather floor mats 65 65 160
Remote start 352 352 440
Cargo cover     260
Illuminated door sill trim plates     460
Options (change) 3,242 1,657 2,200
Options (change) 2,545 1,222 1,760
Destination 915 915 940
Total Price $39,552 $41,262 $43,610
Total Invoice $36,524 $38,226 $40,994

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Mazda CX-9

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $4,333
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $4,724
Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackCX-9
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Engine256hp H6256hp H6250hp I4
TransmissionCVT-6CVT-6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG20/27 MPG22/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)576, 12576, 12?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/60-18225/60-18255/50-20
Total Price$39,552$41,262$43,610
Adjustments for Features-275-3650
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$39,277$40,897$43,610
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,620$0
Total Invoice$36,524$38,226$40,994
Adjustments for Features-254-3380
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,270$37,888$40,994
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,618$0

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Features Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year201820182018
ModelOutbackOutbackCX-9
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
AWD$1700$1700 
FWD  $0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control  $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000 
Heated steering wheel $100$100
Lead vehicle start alert$25$25 
PIN Code Access$10$10 
Sunshades, second row  $125
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist  $25
Backup collision intervention$150$150 
Following distance indicator  $25
G-vectoring control  $50
Hill descent control$250$250 
Lane sway warning$25$25 
Obstacle detection, front  $200
Pedestrian detection$50$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100 
Seat cushion airbag, driver$75$75 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75 
Side curtain airbags$350$350 
Side curtain airbags, three rows  $500
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100 
Trailer sway control  $25
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails  $250
Cargo tray$40$40 
Roof rack$300  
Roof rails $250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0$0 
App support  $100
Apple CarPlay support$0$0 
CD player$125$125 
MP3-compatible player$50$50 
Navigation map updates, three years$0$0 
Rain-sensing wipers  $175
Rear air vents$100$100 
Rear air vents with automatic controls  $250
Rear HVAC unit  $400
Surround sound  $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300$300 
Traffic + travel information$25$25 
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75 
Wiper de-icer$25$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $25
Laminated front side windows  $200
Rear bumper protector $40 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass$0$0 
Head-up display (HUD)  $350
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim  $100
Door sill trim plates$100$100 
Folding third row seats  $600
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats  $75
Power height adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Power lumbar 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 
Total Value of Features$6,800$6,890$6,525
Value of Feature Adjustments$275$365$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-254-3380

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Mazda CX-9

Model Year20182018
ModelOutbackCX-9
Body4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.1 in115.3 in
Length189.9 in199.4 in
Width72.4 in77.5 in
Height66.1 in69.0 in
Curb Weight3,893 lb.4,054 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.19.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.8 in39.3 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.1 in57.9 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom42.9 in41.0 in
Row 2 Headroom38.9 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.3 in58.1 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.0 in57.4 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in39.4 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in35.4 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in53.1 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in40.1 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in29.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.5 ft314.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
35.538.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.3 ft371.2 ft3

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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 information25No
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Total Requested287588%
Total Not Requested37512%

Option Package Details
Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

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

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