The preparation of the 2017 Subaru Outback is another age group of crossover, which is derived from the features of a passenger crossover. Actually, the 2017 Outback is the redesigned version of the current Outback model, which was introduced as a 2015 model year vehicle. The current Subaru Outback is an extremely popular model because it provides high quality and more efficient ride. The new model Outback will be again an exceptional crossover that will feature high comfort and convenience in distant destinations.
It also comes with the same elements, sheet metal, and most other specifications as those of its predecessor. Subaru constructs most of its automobiles, including the Outback, on a five-year product phase. They usually offer some modest changes to their vehicles during the fourth year. As a result, the new Subaru Outback cannot be expected with many changes.
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New Subaru Outback 2017 Changes, Exterior
The major external change will have in its front part. The front fascia comes equipped with a big chrome covered hexagonal grille that gets a more contemporary shape with the fitting of dynamic LED headlamps. The revamped bumper comes with incorporated fog lights. The vehicle is mostly derived from the Legacy version with much higher ground clearance. Dimensions are expected to be increased at the same time as reducing its overall weight, by making use of functional materials during production. It is designed to overcome all types of terrains, together with possessing outstanding driving skills. It also comes with better aerodynamics, and this time, the new Outback comes equipped with a big glass roof, which can be opened or closed by electronic means. The back part will be sharp with LED taillights and big trunk doors.
2017 Outback colors comes with nine attractive body paint options that include:
Ice Silver metallic.
Venetian Red Pearl.
Carbide Gray metallic.
Lapis Blue Pearl.
Gemstone Black Silica.
Wilderness Green Metallic.
Dusk Blue Metallic.
Gem White Pearl.
The new crossover would sprint on 19-inch alloy wheels like its predecessor.
2017 Subaru Outback Interior
The interior comes with the same attractive and luxurious features as those of its predecessor. With the intention of offering the cabin with sufficient modernization and elegance, Subaru replaced some plastic parts with chrome with a set of functional keys. With the increase of the exterior size and wheelbase, the cabin now gets more space to offer sufficient legroom to the passengers.
The 2017 model comes with the passenger volume of 108.1 cubic feet and a cargo volume of 35.5 cubic feet. The cargo space can be increased in volume to 73.3 cubic feet, when the rear seats are folded. The cabin also comes equipped with a redesigned dashboard and instrument panel. The equipment section has also been updated, such that the old navigation system in the outgoing model has been replaced by the latest version with more modern features. For entertainment to passengers, the vehicle comes equipped with the latest audio system with adequate speakers. Other high-tech features available in the vehicle include voice commands, hands-free calling and much more.
Some of the safety feature available with the new model Outback include:
For the model year 2017, Subaru offers its 2017 Outback with different interior colors according to the body colors. Vehicles that come with the external colors, such as Gemstone Black Silica, Gem White Pearl, Dusk Blue Metallic and Venetian Red Pearl, their interior color will be the combination of black and ivory. Other outside body-colored vehicles will be provided with an ivory-colored interior.
According to reliable sources from Subaru, the next generation Subaru Outback will be offered with two engine options.
The base engine will be a six-cylinder DOHC engine with the displacement of 3.6 liters. This engine offers the new vehicle the required maximum power of 250 ponies combined with exceptional torque.
The second engine will be a four-cylinder engine with the displacement of 2.5 liters. This engine offers the new vehicle the maximum power of 175 ponies and a maximum torque of 174 lbs per foot.
Both 2017 Subaru Outback engines will be paired with a six-velocity continuously variable transmission, which will be used to propel power to all the four wheels of the vehicle. The expected city and highway mileage would be 25 mpg and 33 mpg respectively.
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Date of release and price
The 2017 Subaru Outback release date is expected to be the fourth quarter of 2016 with the starting price that ranges from $ 22,000 to $ 35,000, according to the options.