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Outback
2022

Outback

2022
Build & Price Model Comparison
Features & Benefits
Engineering
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Unsurpassed engineering,

all-road superiority

The 2022 Subaru Outback is a compelling blend of longstanding Subaru engineering excellence and the latest technological advances. First introduced on other Subaru models, the Subaru Global Platform brings to this unique utility vehicle greater strength, increased stability and superior driving dynamics. The legendary Subaru Symmetrical Full-Time AWD system, linked to the choice of two dependable SUBARU BOXER® engines and three versions of the Lineartronic® CVT, enables reliable response on all types of surfaces. Superb handling, rugged all-road/all-weather capability (even more with the Outback WildernessTM) and a level of confidence behind the wheel that is unmatched in its class: this is the Outback story.

Higher-performing SUBARU BOXER® engines

The 2022 Subaru Outback is available with the choice of two energetic SUBARU BOXER® engines. The direct-injection 2.5-litre 4-cylinder, linked to a Lineartronic® Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT), is engineered to perfectly balance powerful response with outstanding fuel economy. The direct-injection turbocharged 2.4-litre 4-cylinder is connected to two potent and capable CVTs. Outback WildernessTM trim gets a high-torque CVT tuned for more power in the low-end range while Limited and Premier trims receive a high-torque CVT to create class-leading levels of performance. Both engines incorporate weight-saving measures and advanced technologies to boost efficiency, improve acceleration and heighten driver engagement.

2022 Subaru Outback The mighty SUBARU BOXER engine
2022 Subaru Outback 2.5L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER

2.5L 4-cylinder

Direct-injection

Dual Overhead Cam

182 hp @ 5800 rpm

176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm

Active Valve Control System

Meets LEV3 standards

Fuel Economy

Automatic Transmission (CVT)

9.0/7.1

City / Hwy

(L/100 km)

31/40

City / Hwy

(Imperial MPG)

2022 Subaru Outback 2.4L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER

2.4L 4-cylinder

Turbocharged

Direct-injection

Dual Overhead Cam

260 hp @ 5600 rpm

277 lb-ft @ 2000-4800 rpm

Active Valve Control System

Meets LEV3 standards

Fuel Economy

Automatic Transmission (CVT)

10.1/7.9

City / Hwy

(L/100 km)

28/36

City / Hwy

(Imperial MPG)

WildernessTM
Automatic Transmission (CVT)

10.9/8.9

City / Hwy

(L/100 km)

26/32

City / Hwy

(Imperial MPG)

2022 Subaru Outback Transmissions + Symmetrical AWD

Transmissions + Symmetrical AWD

The Subaru Outback is available with three efficient and capable versions of the Lineartronic® CVT, one linked to the 2.5-litre 4-cylinder and the other two paired with the turbocharged 2.4-litre 4-cylinder. These transmissions have been refined for greater efficiency, reduced noise and heightened driveability. Each drivetrain is fully integrated with the Subaru Symmetrical Full-Time AWD system to create unsurpassed levels of control and confidence under all possible conditions. These drivetrains give the Outback the superior performance of a full-time AWD utility with the fuel-efficiency of a front-wheel drive vehicle.

Two Versions of X-MODE®

There are two versions of the capable X-MODE® system, which allows you to tackle the steepest of inclines with even more confidence. The touchscreen functions on the standard version controls the operation of the VDC and X-MODE® together. The enhanced dual-function version, available exclusively on the Outback WildernessTM trim level, has touchscreen controls that lets you select between two different settings tailored to specific driving conditions—namely, snow/dirt and deep snow/mud. The X-MODE® deep snow/mud setting is also available at higher speeds.

2022 Subaru Outback X-Mode
2022 Subaru Outback Hill Decent Control

Hill Descent Control

With the X-MODE® system activated, Hill Descent Control automatically maintains a constant speed when travelling down steep inclines. With the system activated, the driver is free from the demands of controlling the brakes and can focus exclusively on navigating the road ahead.

Chassis for strength, versatility, and refinements

Built on the Subaru Global Platform, the chassis is characterized by greater strength, reduced noise, reduced harshness and heightened safety overall. The use of more high-tensile steel in key areas has created greater torsional stiffness compared to the previous version. These measures allow the responsive suspension system to create even better handling properties, including less body roll, crisper response and higher levels of confidence-inspiring control. The suspension on the Outback WildernessTM has been tuned to compensate for the increased ground clearance to continue providing the responsive handling that Outback drivers have come to expect.

2022 Subaru Outback Chassis for strength, versatility, and refinements

Front Suspension

The MacPherson® front strut-type suspension system is renowned for its superior driver feedback, response and stability. With all Subaru vehicles built on the Subaru Global Platform, the system features an additional k-shaped cross member brace and other parts engineered to reduce lateral forces and vibration, while increasing comfort and securing ride quality. Normally found on high-end luxury and performance cars, the k-shaped brace is also the perfect addition to a genuine go-anywhere utility vehicle.

Rear Suspension

The double-wishbone rear suspension system on the Subaru Outback has been fine-tuned to reduce noise and vibration, while increasing control and stability. In order to increase control, the rear stabilizer bar is mounted directly to the body instead of through rubber bushings, resulting in 50% less body roll. This design creates a composed ride over even the roughest surfaces and opens up more interior space for passengers and their cargo.

Learn more about the benefits of Subaru symmetrical full-time AWD, the SUBARU BOXER® engine and the most capable suspension system in the business.

Mechanical Specifications

Outback
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Chassis
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Brakes (front): Ventilated discs, dual-piston calipers
Brakes (rear): Ventilated discs, single-piston calipers
Brakes: 4-channel/4-sensor/4-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
Brakes: Active Torque Vectoring
Brakes: Auto Vehicle Hold (AVH)
Brakes: Brake assist system
Brakes: Brake override system
Brakes: Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
Brakes: Power-assisted, dual-diagonal system
Parking brake: Electronic with push-button actuation
Steering: Speed-sensitive, variable gear ratio, electric-assisted rack-and-pinion
Structure: Advanced ring-shaped reinforcement frame
Structure: Dual side-impact door beams
Structure: Energy-absorbing crumple zones (front and rear)
Structure: Subaru Global Platform (SGP)
Structure: Towing access points (2 front, 2 rear)
Suspension (front): MacPherson-type struts with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension (rear): Double wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension: 4-wheel, fully independent
Suspension: Off-road tuned
Engine
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Boost pressure (max) (psi): 14.5
Bore x stroke (mm): 94.0 x 86.0
Bore x stroke (mm): 94.0 x 90.0
Compression ratio: 10.6
Compression ratio: 12.0
Displacement (cc): 2387
Displacement (cc): 2498
Emissions: Tier3 Bin125/LEV3 ULEV125
Emissions: Tier3 Bin30/LEV3 SULEV30
Engine layout: Horizontally-opposed, 4-cylinder
Engine: 182-hp, 2.5-L Direct Injection, SUBARU BOXER®
Engine: 260-hp, 2.4-L Turbocharged Direct Injection, SUBARU BOXER®
Fuel octane rating (minimum/recommended) (AKI): 87
Fuel system: Direct fuel injection with electronic throttle control
Intake system: Natural Aspiration
Intake system: Turbocharged & Intercooled
Max RPM (tachometer redline): 6000
Output (max): 182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Output (max): 260 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque (max) (lb-ft): 176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Torque (max) (lb-ft): 277 lb-ft @ 2000-4800 rpm
Valve mechanism: 16-valve DOHC with Variable Valve Timing (VVT)
Transmission and Drivetrain
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Differential (centre): Electronically controlled multi-plate transfer clutch
Differential (Rear): Standard open-type
Drivetrain feature: Hill Descent Control
Drivetrain feature: Hill start assist
Drivetrain feature: X-MODE®
Drivetrain feature: X-MODE® (enhanced dual-function)
Drivetrain: Short ratio transfer and rear differential gearing
Drivetrain: Subaru Symmetrical Full-Time All-wheel Drive system (AWD)
Transmission feature: CVT oil cooler
Transmission feature: Gear position display
Transmission feature: Lock-up torque converter
Transmission feature: Manual mode with paddle shift controls
Transmission feature: Transmission shift lock
Transmission modes: Normal; 8-speed manual mode
Transmission: High-torque Lineartronic® CVT
Transmission: Lineartronic® CVT
Convenience Touring Limited Premier Wilderness Limited XT Premier XT
$31,195ND2CP $35,395ND2TP $39,595ND2LP $41,395ND2PP $41,995ND2WX $42,395ND2LX $44,195ND2PX
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Convenience Touring Limited Premier Wilderness Limited XT Premier XT
$31,195ND2CP $35,395ND2TP $39,595ND2LP $41,395ND2PP $41,995ND2WX $42,395ND2LX $44,195ND2PX
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Chassis
standardaccessorynot availableoptional
Brakes (front): Ventilated discs, dual-piston calipers
Brakes (rear): Ventilated discs, single-piston calipers
Brakes: 4-channel/4-sensor/4-wheel Anti-lock Brake System (ABS)
Brakes: Active Torque Vectoring
Brakes: Auto Vehicle Hold (AVH)
Brakes: Brake assist system
Brakes: Brake override system
Brakes: Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
Brakes: Power-assisted, dual-diagonal system
Parking brake: Electronic with push-button actuation
Steering: Speed-sensitive, variable gear ratio, electric-assisted rack-and-pinion
Structure: Advanced ring-shaped reinforcement frame
Structure: Dual side-impact door beams
Structure: Energy-absorbing crumple zones (front and rear)
Structure: Subaru Global Platform (SGP)
Structure: Towing access points (2 front, 2 rear)
Suspension (front): MacPherson-type struts with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension (rear): Double wishbone with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension: 4-wheel, fully independent
Suspension: Off-road tuned
Engine
standardaccessorynot availableoptional
Boost pressure (max) (psi): 14.5
Bore x stroke (mm): 94.0 x 86.0
Bore x stroke (mm): 94.0 x 90.0
Compression ratio: 10.6
Compression ratio: 12.0
Displacement (cc): 2387
Displacement (cc): 2498
Emissions: Tier3 Bin125/LEV3 ULEV125
Emissions: Tier3 Bin30/LEV3 SULEV30
Engine layout: Horizontally-opposed, 4-cylinder
Engine: 182-hp, 2.5-L Direct Injection, SUBARU BOXER®
Engine: 260-hp, 2.4-L Turbocharged Direct Injection, SUBARU BOXER®
Fuel octane rating (minimum/recommended) (AKI): 87
Fuel system: Direct fuel injection with electronic throttle control
Intake system: Natural Aspiration
Intake system: Turbocharged & Intercooled
Max RPM (tachometer redline): 6000
Output (max): 182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Output (max): 260 hp @ 5600 rpm
Torque (max) (lb-ft): 176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Torque (max) (lb-ft): 277 lb-ft @ 2000-4800 rpm
Valve mechanism: 16-valve DOHC with Variable Valve Timing (VVT)
Transmission and Drivetrain
standardaccessorynot availableoptional
Differential (centre): Electronically controlled multi-plate transfer clutch
Differential (Rear): Standard open-type
Drivetrain feature: Hill Descent Control
Drivetrain feature: Hill start assist
Drivetrain feature: X-MODE®
Drivetrain feature: X-MODE® (enhanced dual-function)
Drivetrain: Short ratio transfer and rear differential gearing
Drivetrain: Subaru Symmetrical Full-Time All-wheel Drive system (AWD)
Transmission feature: CVT oil cooler
Transmission feature: Gear position display
Transmission feature: Lock-up torque converter
Transmission feature: Manual mode with paddle shift controls
Transmission feature: Transmission shift lock
Transmission modes: Normal; 8-speed manual mode
Transmission: High-torque Lineartronic® CVT
Transmission: Lineartronic® CVT