2019 Subaru Outback vs. 2019 Toyota Rav4

Reasons to Choose the 2019 Subaru Outback over the 2019 Toyota RAV4

Ready to finalize your SUV research and decide between the new Subaru Outback and Toyota RAV4? Valenti Subaru is here to help with this consideration, conducting model-specific research to differentiate these versatile family haulers by comparing everything from performance to design, technology, cabin amenities and more.

Review these head-to-head observations below and feel free to contact us with questions about competition research findings.

2019 Subaru Outback vs. 2019 Toyota RAV4

  • Maximum Horsepower - 256 hp vs. 203 hp
  • Maximum Torque - 247 pound-feet vs. 184 pound-feet
  • All-Wheel Drive - standard symmetrical vs. available
  • Total Interior Space - 108.1 cubic feet vs. 98.9 cubic feet
  • Standard Tow Rating - 2,700 pounds vs. 1,500 pounds
  • HD and Satellite Radio - standard vs. not available (beginning trim)
  • Leather Seats - available vs. not available
  • Remote Engine Start - optional vs. not available
Subaru OutbackToyota RAV4
Overall Consumer Rating4.7/53.5/5
Roadside Assistance3 yr./ 36,000 mi.2 yr./ unlimited mi.
DrivetrainAll wheel driveFront wheel drive
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.14.5 gal.

The standard symmetrical design advantage, edge in towing capacity and maximum engine production, and extra assortment of features combine to pull the 2019 Subaru Forester ahead of its 2019 Toyota RAV4 challenger as the SUV we recommend for your next automotive investment. From SUBARU Eyesight technology to the horizontally-configured SUBARU BOXER engine under its hood, the new Forester proves unique on a variety of different fronts.

Confirm your interest in this new Subaru model by spending some time on the open road with a test drive preview in person. Our team looks forward to meeting with you soon and reviewing additional comparison details for this direct competitive review and other considerations within the segment.

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