Used 2013 Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium SUV Wagon Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium SUV Wagon

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 Pros Long list of exterior options for customization, such as lift kit ski or bike carrier attachments, kayak mounting clip, roof cargo carrier and puddle lights.

 Pros Superb fuel-economy.

 Pros Choice of manual or continuous variable transmission.

 Pros All-wheel drive standard.

 Pros Small turning circle makes it easy to park and maneuver in small spaces.

 Pros “Good” rating in roof, side and front-impact crash tests.

 Pros Impressive ground clearance for uneven terrain.

 Pros Sporty exterior.

 Pros Abundance of cargo space.

 Pros Plenty of leg and head room in both rows.

 Pros Attractive 17-inch wheels.

 Cons Navigation is not even available as an option on this trim.

 Cons Base audio system in unimpressive.

 Cons Steering is quite vague.

 Cons Minimal towing capacity.

 Cons Boring passenger cabin.

 Cons Not many standard technology and entertainment features.

 Cons Vehicle struggles when it is faced with steep grades.

 Cons Slow acceleration.

 Cons Lacks when it comes to agility.

 Cons When tested, it proved to have poor braking capabilities.

 Cons Only cloth upholstery is available.

 Cons Overuse of hard plastics throughout passenger cabin.