2011 Subaru Outback Price, Review & Picture – New Car Reviews, A new feature for the 2011 Subaru Outback is a rear vision camera, added to Premium and Limited models, which is bundled with the Power Moonroof package. The rear vision camera includes an auto-dim mirror with Homelink, compass display and a 3.3-inch hi-resolution display in the mirror. Manual folding mirrors have been added and models equipped with harmon/kardon audio now feature XM satellite radio.
In 2010 and 2011, the Subaru Outback was identified as the SUV of the Year by Motor Trend. The award winning SUV is well-balanced. The manufacturer engineered the vehicle with a great ground clearance, spectacular handling, a spacious cargo area, and fantastic off road abilities. This SUV also delivers superior fuel economy and equally superior performance. The Subaru Outback is a crossover that is synonymous with versatility.
Consumers are surprised by the power that the Outback has since it hosts a four or six cylinder motor. Its curb weight is all of 3700 pounds so the engines deliver enough power to haul the vehicle and additional weight. The absence of additional cylinders does not affect the Outlander’s performance. This SUV is dependable, reliable, and competent.
The Subaru Outback appeals to the consumer looking for a vehicle to drive on a day to day basis and the consumer seeking a vehicle for off road excursions. Ideal for the commuter or the outdoorsy type, the Outlander delivers a quiet, smooth, easy ride since it can deal with every kind of road condition.
A new color, Caramel Bronze Pearl, replaces Harvest Gold Metallic. Ruby Red Pearl, previously only available on the Legacy and Tribeca, is now available on the Outback. To go with the new exterior colors, Subaru is now offering a new Ivory interior.
The Outback 2.5i, Limited and Premium all share the same 2.5-liter 170 hp, 170 lb-ft flat four engine while the 3.6 R, Limited and Premium share the new 3.6-liter 256 horsepower, 247 pound-feet flat six engine. All Subarus come with the automaker’s Symmetrical All-Wheel-Drive, aiding in performance and safety in all weather conditions.
The Outback’s available and optional safety features include four-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), side seat mounted airbags, curtain first and second row overhead airbags, airbag occupancy sensor, traction control, and an all-wheel drive.
Bodystyles: Crossover SUV
Engines: 2.5L H-4, 3.6L H-6
Transmissions: 6-speed manual, 5-speed automatic, continuously variable transmission
Models: 2.5i, 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Premium, 3.6 R, 3.6 R Limited, 3.6 R Premium
EPA Fuel Economy
2.5i: 21-22 mpg city/27-29 mpg highway
2.5i Limited: 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway
2.5i Premium: 19-22 mpg city/27-29 mpg highway
3.6 R: 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway
3.6 R Limited: 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway
3.6 R Premium: 18 mpg city/25 mpg highway