Model Research: Meet the 2022 Subaru Outback

Explore the Features of 2022 Subaru Outback

Are you looking for a vehicle that you can use to go for adventure, even on the beaten paths? 2022 Subaru Outback is the vehicle for you. This vehicle is reasonably priced, spacious, efficient, versatile and well-equipped. At Napleton Subaru in Beloit, WI, our team has prepared a review of the 2022 Subaru Outback that our customers can refer to.

Performance, Transmission and Engine of 2022 Subaru Outback

2022 Subaru Outback lineup has two flat-four cylinder engines: an optional 260-horsepower turbocharged 2.4-liter and a standard 182-horsepower 2.5-liter. The transmission of this vehicle is a continuously variable automatic that works much like an eight-speed gearbox, but with smoother shifts. Like all Subaru models, this comes with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The standard engine delivers good acceleration, while the turbocharged version is quicker.

Rockford, IL drivers will love the ride quality of the Outback and its ability to handle off-road driving. With all-wheel drive and ground clearance of 8.7 inches, this vehicle can navigate muddy and rutted roads and even inclement weather. The Outback Wilderness model has go-anywhere capability since it boasts a ground clearance of 9.5 inches and beefed-up suspension.

The Outback also has a drive mode selector that switches from mud to snow mode and skid plates to protect the vehicle's underside. The steering of this vehicle is accurate and manageable while on the highway. Its suspension offers a quiet ride. When it comes to towing capacity, the standard engine can tow up to 2,700 pounds while the turbocharged option pulls up to 3,500 pounds through Freeport, IL.

Subaru Image: Touring interior shown in Java Brown Nappa Leather
Subaru Image: 60/40-split flat-folding rear seatbacks

Technology Features of Subaru Outback

Base Outbacks have dual 7.0-inch touchscreens, but the other models have a vertically oriented 11.6-inch touchscreen. This vehicle has a huge screen with a tuning knob, rotary volume and some buttons for setting the optimal climate. It also has a quick response time and large touch icons, which makes everything convenient to use.

Some optional technological features for this model include a Wi-Fi hotspot, wireless device charging and built-in navigation. Features like Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® are standard. If you choose Touring trim levels and the top-tier Limited, you will get a 12-speaker Kardon/Harman audio system with 576-watt.

Interior Features

The interior of the Subaru Outback is similar to that of its cousin, the Subaru Legacy, It has quality materials and comfortable accommodations. The cabin design of the Subaru Outback is quite functional, and the seating height is high. Except for the base model, all Outback models have heated front seats, dual-zone climate control, plenty of USB ports and a power-adjustable driver's seat.

If Roscoe, IL drivers choose a higher trim level, they can enjoy features like ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats and a power-adjustable front passenger seat. The back seat of this vehicle is spacious, offering 39.5 inches of legroom space. The rear cargo space has a space of 32.5 cubic feet with the back seats upright.

Trim Level Details

The 2022 Outback has eight trims: the base Outback, Premium, Touring, Touring XT, Limited, Limited XT, Wilderness and Onyx Edition XT. The XT trims and the Wilderness have a turbocharged engine that you should go for if you plan to frequently haul a complete complement of cargo and passengers or tow a trailer. All the other trims are equipped with a non-turbocharged engine. The whole Outback lineup has an array of safety features.

Test Drive a Subaru Outback Today in Beloit, WI

If you plan to purchase a 2022 Subaru Outback, browse our collection that is available online. You can as well visit us or stop by our showroom near Beloit, WI. Our team will help you find the best configuration and model for your tasks, and set you up for a test drive. For more information, contact us today.


Subaru Image: Wilderness shown in Geyser Blue with standard 17-inch matte-black alloy off-road wheels and all-terrain Yokohama GEOLANDAR<sup>®">

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