Are you looking for a new crossover SUV to fit your lifestyle and needs around Miami, FL? Both the new Subaru Outback and Subaru Forester are great options for drivers in Miami, offering plenty of versatile space for all your passengers and things as well as a performance that allows you to take on any adventure with the utmost freedom and ease. There are a few differences between the new Forester and Outback though, and we want to help outline them so you can make a simple and informed decision about which vehicle is the best fit for you.

What's the Difference Between the Subaru Forester and Subaru Outback?

  • Size: Both vehicles offer plenty of space to fit passengers and cargo alike, but the Forester offers slightly more space than the Outback. The Forester offers 111.9 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to 108.1 cubic feet of passenger volume from the Outback. The Outback does offer 32.5 cubic feet of cargo space behind the second-row, while the Forester falls slightly short with 31.1 cubic feet, but with up to 76.1 cubic feet of space with the seats folded down in the Forester and 75.7 cubic feet in the Outback, the Forester allows you to fit more.
  • Performance: Both the Forester and Outback offer the same standard engine: 2.5-liter four-cylinder Boxer engine that produces 182-horsepower. However, the Forester only offers that one engine while the Outback offers an available 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 260-horsepower.
  • Towing Power: With that extra horsepower, the Outback can tow up to 3,500 pounds while the Forester tops out at 1,500 pounds, making the Outback an ideal option for anyone that needs to tow a boat or trailer.

Test Drive a Subaru Forester and Outback Model to Experience the Difference Today

If you want to experience the differences between the Outback and Forester for yourself, we invite you to join us at Bird Road Subaru to test drive a model of your choice today.

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