2022 Subaru Crosstrek vs. 2022 Subaru Outback
 $22,645 MSRP* Starting Price $27,145 MSRP*
 Up to 5 people Max Seating Capacity Up to 5 people
 2.0L Direct-Injection SUBARU BOXER® Engine Base Engine 2.5L Direct-Injection SUBARU BOXER® Engine
 55.3 cubic feet  Max Cargo Space 75.7 cubic feet
 1,500 pounds Base Towing Capacity 2,700 pounds
 Up to 28/33 mpg** Base Fuel Economy Up to 26/33 mpg**
 Standard SUBARU STARLINK® Multimedia Standard
 Available  EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology Standard
 



If you're shopping for a crossover that delivers the practicalities you need for your Wesley Chapel commute, but you also want a crossover you take off-road for weekend adventures, read our Outback and Crosstrek comparison. Whether you choose the 2022 Subaru Outback or Crosstrek, you'll get the best of both worlds---crossover practicality with off-road capability. Once you're done reading about the difference between the 2022 Subaru Outback and Crosstrek, apply for pre-approval and perform your own Outback and Crosstrek comparison at Subaru South Tampa by scheduling some test drives

2022 Subaru Crosstrek vs. Subaru Outback: Starting Price

Regardless of whether you choose the Subaru Outback or Crosstrek, you enjoy a versatile crossover at an affordable price. However, the Crosstrek emphasizes affordability and the Outback comes with more bells and whistles. Compare their base prices below: 

  • 2022 Subaru Crosstrek Price: Starting at $22,645 MSRP*
  • 2022 Subaru Outback Price: Starting at $27,145 MSRP*

2022 Subaru Crosstrek vs. Subaru Outback: Engine Specs 

One of the reasons the 2022 Subaru Outback costs more than the Crosstrek is because it offers a more powerful base engine with comparable fuel economy numbers. That said, whether you choose the Subaru Outback or Crosstrek, you'll get standard Subaru Symmetric All-Wheel Drive. Compare the difference between Subaru Crosstrek and Outback engine specs below: 

2022 Subaru Crosstrek Engine Specs:

  • Base Engine: 2.0L Direct-Injection SUBARU BOXER Engine
  • Fuel Economy: Up to 28 mpg city/33 mpg highway**
  • Base Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds
  • Horsepower: 152 hp

2022 Subaru Outback Engine Specs:

  • Base Engine: 2.5L SUBARU BOXER® 4-Cylinder
  • Fuel Economy: 26 mpg city/33 mpg highway**
  • Base Towing Capacity: 2,700 pounds
  • Horsepower: 182 hp

2022 Subaru Crosstrek vs. Subaru Outback: Dimensions & Cargo Space

Both of these crossovers can seat 5 people, but the 2022 Subaru Outback is a bit larger. Take a moment to compare passenger volume and cargo space for each model: 

2022 Subaru Crosstrek Interior Dimensions

  • Total Passenger Volume: 100.09 cubic feet
  • Maximum Cargo Space: 55.3 cubic feet

2022 Subaru Outback Interior Dimensions

  • Total Passenger Volume: 109 cubic feet
  • Maximum Cargo Space: 75.7 cubic feet

Experience the Difference Between the 2022 Subaru Outback and Crosstrek 

Now that you've read our Outback and Crosstrek comparison, call 866-250-2105 to schedule a test drive of both crossovers at Subaru South Tampa. We can walk you through even more of their differences, as well the trims and price points of each model! While you're here, be sure to explore our new vehicle specials to see how much you can save! 

*Manufacturer's suggested retail price does not include destination and delivery charges, tax, title and registration fees. Destination and delivery includes handling and inland freight fees and may vary in some states. Prices, specifications, options, features and models subject to change without notice.

**EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with driving conditions and your vehicle's condition.

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