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Subaru Outback vs. Volvo XC70 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.

Subaru Outback vs. Volvo XC70 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $39,010

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $12,509

Lowest Total Invoice: $36,049

Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited   
Difference: $12,355

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172016
ModelOutbackOutbackXC70
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringT5
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Base Price $34,995 $38,195 $37,100
Base Invoice $32,696 $35,635 $34,874
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,595    
Class II trailer hitch 550 550 895
Wheel-lip moldings 450 450  
Rear bumper protector 95 95  
Remote start 450 450 499
AWD     1,500
Platinum Package     8,575
Climate Package     950
Obstacle detection, rear     500
Metallic paint (extra cost)     560
EyeSight and Navigation Package 1,331    
Class II trailer hitch 412 412 805
Wheel-lip moldings 337 337  
Rear bumper protector 61 61  
Remote start 337 337 425
AWD     1,410
Platinum Package     8,061
Climate Package     893
Obstacle detection, rear     470
Metallic paint (extra cost)     526
Options (change) 3,140 1,545 13,479
Options (change) 2,478 1,147 12,590
Destination 875 875 940
Total Price $39,010 $40,615 $51,519
Total Invoice $36,049 $37,657 $48,404

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.

The configured Volvo XC70 4dr Wagon has a turbocharged 250hp 2.5L I5 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Outback and Volvo XC70 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $34,995. The features would cost an additional $3,140. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $39,010.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $38,195. The features would cost an additional $1,545. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $40,615.

The base sticker price of the Volvo XC70 T5 trim is $37,100. The features would cost an additional $13,479. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $51,519.

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 Volvo XC70 trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Volvo XC70 T5 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 has a 256-horsepower 3.6L H6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Volvo XC70 4dr Wagon has a turbocharged 250hp 2.5L I5 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Outback and Volvo XC70 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited trim is $32,696. The features would cost an additional $2,478. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $36,049.

The invoice of the Subaru Outback 3.6R Touring trim is $35,635. The features would cost an additional $1,147. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $37,657.

The invoice of the Volvo XC70 T5 trim is $34,874. The features would cost an additional $12,590. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $48,404.

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 Volvo XC70 trims is 6. Based on this adjustment, the Volvo XC70 T5 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. Volvo XC70

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $10,079
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $10,072
Model Year201720172016
ModelOutbackOutbackXC70
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringT5
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Engine256hp H6256hp H6250hp I5
TransmissionCVT-6CVT-6T8
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG20/27 MPG19/26 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)576, 12576, 12650, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/60-18225/60-18235/50-18
Total Price$39,010$40,615$51,519
Adjustments for Features0-350-2,430
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$39,010$40,265$49,089
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,255$0
Total Invoice$36,049$37,657$48,404
Adjustments for Features0-325-2,283
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,049$37,332$46,121
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,283$0

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Features Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volvo XC70

Model Year201720172016
ModelOutbackOutbackXC70
Trim3.6R Limited3.6R TouringT5
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100 
8-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1300
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel $100$100
Lead vehicle start alert$25$25 
PIN Code Access$10$10 
Remote app  $25
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats  $0
Backup collision intervention$150$150 
Cyclist detection  $25
Driver drowsiness monitor  $150
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200$200 
Lane sway warning system$25$25 
Obstacle detection, front  $200
Rear cross-traffic detection$100$100 
Rollover sensor$50$50 
Seat cushion airbag, driver$75$75 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100 
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Aluminum roof rails  $250
Cargo mat  $40
Cargo organizer  $100
Cargo tray$40$40 
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25 
Roof rails $250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Automatic air recirculation  $100
DVD-compatible player  $0
Electrically heated windshield  $250
Heated windshield washer nozzles  $15
In-vehicle Internet  $150
Navigation map updates, three years$0$0 
Rain-sensing wipers  $175
Siri Eyes Free support$0$0 
Surround sound  $250
Traffic + travel information$25$25 
Traffic information  $25
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75 
Wi-Fi hotspot  $50
Wiper de-icer$25$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $50
Rear spoiler$200$200 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog light, rear  $100
Headlight washers  $50
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display  $250
Mirror tilt-down in reverse  $25
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Road sign information  $75
Steering-linked fog lights$75$75 
Steering-linked headlights  $150
Powertrain 
Regenerative braking  $0
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Folding passenger seat  $150
Leather door panel trim  $250
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat  $150
Power height adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Power-folding headrests, second row seats  $50
Wood trim  $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels  $350
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200 
Machined alloy wheels$350$350 
Total Value of Features$4,825$5,175$7,255
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$350$2,430
Value of Feature Adjustments0-325-2,283

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volvo XC70

Model Year20172016
ModelOutbackXC70
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Wheelbase108.1 in110.8 in
Length189.6 in190.5 in
Width72.4 in75.8 in
Height66.1 in63.1 in
Curb Weight3,810 lb.3,968 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.8 in38.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in57.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in54.8 in
Row 1 Legroom42.9 in41.9 in
Row 2 Headroom38.9 in38.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.3 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.0 in55.1 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in34.6 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.5 ft333.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.3 ft372.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

EyeSight and Navigation Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25No
Backup collision intervention150No
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Steering-linked fog lights75No
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 system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested287585%
Total Not Requested50015%

Option Package Details
Volvo XC70 T5

AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
turbocharged
2.5L I5
DOHC-4v
250 hp@5400
266 lb-ft@1800
1000Yes
Total Requested1000100%
Total Not Requested00%
Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%
Obstacle detection, rear
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Obstacle detection, front200No
Total Requested30060%
Total Not Requested20040%
Platinum Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Surround sound250No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Mirror tilt-down in reverse25No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Interior ambient lighting150Yes
Harman/Kardon, 650W, 12 speakers350No
Driver drowsiness monitor150No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Road sign information75No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Cyclist detection25No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Cargo organizer100No
Power-folding headrests, second row seats50No
Folding passenger seat150No
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Compass0Yes
Rearview camera200Yes
Power liftgate350Yes
Proximity key250Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Deep-tinted rear windows275Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Leather door panel trim250No
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250No
Wood trim300No
Navigation system600Yes
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Total Requested640075%
Total Not Requested217525%
Climate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Heated windshield washer nozzles15No
Automatic air recirculation100No
Electrically heated windshield250No
Total Requested30045%
Total Not Requested36555%

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