The 2015 Subaru Outback wagon features a 2.5-liter, flat four-cylinder engine and continuously variable-speed automatic transmission. The car seats five people and gets an estimated 25 miles per gallon in the city and 33 on the highway. The gasoline tank holds 18.2 gallons, so the car has an estimated range of 455 to 600 miles.
The engine has 16 valves with a double overhead cam. The engine produces 175 horsepower at 5,800 revolutions per minute and 174 foot-pounds of torque at 4,000 rpm. The turning circle is 36.1 feet. The Subaru Outback is all-wheel drive.
The car measures 6 feet 0.4 inch wide, 5 feet 6.1 inches high and 15 feet 9.6 inches long. Ground clearance is 8.7 inches. The wheelbase is 9 feet 0.1 inch. Its maximum towing capacity is 2,700 pounds. The unloaded weight is 3,593 pounds. Cargo capacity with all seats in place is 35.5 cubic feet. Front headroom is 40.8 inches, front legroom is 42.9 inches and front hip room is 55.5 inches. Rear headroom is 38.9 inches, rear legroom is 38.1 inches and rear hip room is 55 inches.
The instrumentation of the Subaru Outback includes a clock, tachometer, trip computer and external temperature display. The car comes with cruise control, a rear-view camera, and transmission, cruise and audio controls on the steering wheel. It has a four-wheel anti-lock braking system.