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Subaru Outback vs. Subaru Crosstrek Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Outback vs. Subaru Crosstrek Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,817

Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $6,130

Lowest Total Invoice: $27,822

Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited   
Difference: $5,548

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelOutbackOutbackOutbackOutbackCrosstrek
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R Limited2.5i Touring3.6R Touring2.0i Limited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Hatch
Base Price $32,390 $34,995 $35,995 $38,195 $25,195
Base Invoice $30,343 $32,696 $33,656 $35,635 $23,824
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,995 1,595      
Wheel-lip moldings 450 450 450 450  
Cargo net 70 70 70 70 59
All-weather floor mats 72 72 72 72 81
Rear bumper protector 95 95 95 95 105
Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight         2,895
Universal garage door opener         110
Auto-dimming rearview mirror         232
Bodyside moldings         265
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,663 1,331      
Wheel-lip moldings 337 337 337 337  
Cargo net 45 45 45 45 38
All-weather floor mats 46 46 46 46 52
Rear bumper protector 61 61 61 61 68
Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight         2,571
Universal garage door opener         72
Auto-dimming rearview mirror         150
Bodyside moldings         172
Options (change) 2,682 2,282 687 687 3,747
Options (change) 2,152 1,820 489 489 3,123
Destination 875 875 875 875 875
Total Price $35,947 $38,152 $37,557 $39,757 $29,817
Total Invoice $33,370 $35,391 $35,020 $36,999 $27,822

The configured Subaru Outback 4dr Wagon

The configured Subaru Crosstrek 4dr Hatch

Even when the Subaru Outback and Subaru Crosstrek are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited trim is $32,390. The features would cost an additional $2,682. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,947.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $34,995. The features would cost an additional $2,282. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $38,152.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 2.5i Touring trim is $35,995. The features would cost an additional $687. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $37,557.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $38,195. The features would cost an additional $687. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $39,757.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited trim is $25,195. The features would cost an additional $3,747. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $29,817.

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 Subaru Outback trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Crosstrek trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited 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 Subaru Outback 4dr Wagon

The configured Subaru Crosstrek 4dr Hatch

Even when the Subaru Outback and Subaru Crosstrek are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited trim is $30,343. The features would cost an additional $2,152. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $33,370.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $32,696. The features would cost an additional $1,820. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,391.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 2.5i Touring trim is $33,656. The features would cost an additional $489. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,020.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $35,635. The features would cost an additional $489. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $36,999.

The invoice of the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited trim is $23,824. The features would cost an additional $3,123. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $27,822.

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 Subaru Outback trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Crosstrek trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited 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: Subaru Outback vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,675
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,412
Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelOutbackOutbackOutbackOutbackCrosstrek
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R Limited2.5i Touring3.6R Touring2.0i Limited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Hatch
Engine175hp H4256hp H6175hp H4256hp H6148hp H4
TransmissionCVT-6CVT-6CVT-6CVT-6CVT-6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)576, 12576, 12576, 12576, 12?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/60-18225/60-18225/60-18225/60-18225/55-17
Total Price$35,947$38,152$37,557$39,757$29,817
Adjustments for Features-4,455-4,455-4,805-4,8050
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$31,492$33,697$32,752$34,952$29,817
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,205$1,260$3,460$0
Total Invoice$33,370$35,391$35,020$36,999$27,822
Adjustments for Features-4,136-4,133-4,480-4,4720
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$29,234$31,258$30,540$32,527$27,822
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,024$1,306$3,293$0

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Features Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Model Year20172017201720172017
ModelOutbackOutbackOutbackOutbackCrosstrek
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R Limited2.5i Touring3.6R Touring2.0i Limited
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control    $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000$1000$1000 
Heated steering wheel  $100$100 
Power liftgate$350$350$350$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats    $0
Backup collision intervention$150$150$150$150 
Hill descent control$250$250$250$250 
Knee airbag, driver    $100
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200$200$200$200 
Obstacle detection, rear$300$300$300$300 
Seat cushion airbag, driver$75$75$75$75 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75$75$75 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100$100$100 
Vehicle health reports$0$0$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25$25$25 
Roof rails  $250$250$250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Dual-zone climate control$125$125$125$125 
Rear air vents$100$100$100$100 
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0$0$0 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0$0$0 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250$250$250$250 
Bodyside moldings    $75
Deep-tinted rear windows$275$275$275$275 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200$200$200$200 
Compass$0$0$0$0 
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50$50$50$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50$50$50$50 
Interior ambient lighting$150$150$150$150 
Visor mirror, driver    $10
Visor mirror, passenger    $10
Xenon HID headlights$500$500$500$500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100$100$100$100 
Heated second row seats$200$200$200$200 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat    $50
Manual recliner, second row seats$75$75$75$75 
Memory system, driver seat$200$200$200$200 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power height adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power recliner, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100$100$100$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200$200$200 
Total Value of Features$8,500$8,500$8,850$8,850$4,045
Value of Feature Adjustments$4,455$4,455$4,805$4,805$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-4,136-4,133-4,480-4,4720

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Model Year20172017
ModelOutbackCrosstrek
Body4dr Wagon4dr Hatch
Wheelbase108.1 in103.7 in
Length189.6 in175.2 in
Width72.4 in70.1 in
Height66.1 in63.6 in
Curb Weight3,594 lb.3,110 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.15.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.8 in39.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in55.6 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.9 in43.5 in
Row 2 Headroom38.9 in37.7 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.3 in54.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.0 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in35.4 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.5 ft322.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.3 ft351.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited

EyeSight and Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Xenon HID headlights500No
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Steering-linked fog lights75Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25Yes
Lead vehicle start alert25Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Total Requested252565%
Total Not Requested135035%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

EyeSight and Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Steering-linked fog lights75Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25Yes
Lead vehicle start alert25Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested252575%
Total Not Requested85025%

Option Package Details
Subaru Crosstrek 2.0i Limited

Moonroof, navigation, keyless access, Eyesight
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked fog lights75Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25Yes
Lead vehicle start alert25Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
PIN Code Access10Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Total Requested3435100%
Total Not Requested00%

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