• (4.6) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,866$11,702
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 20
  • Engine: 245-hp, 3.0-liter H-6 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 5-7
2007 Subaru B9 Tribeca

Our Take on the 2007 Subaru B9 Tribeca

Our Take

Subaru brought a "revised" 2007 B9 Tribeca to the Chicago Auto Show. Changes to that model were almost invisible to the naked eye, and so it is with the one you'll see on dealers' lots. Black grille centers are listed as the most obvious design change, and Subaru added more content opti... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Rough idle
  • Legroom depends on other seat positions
  • Steering wheel doesn't telescope
  • Warranty not competitive

Notable Features

  • Six airbags
  • ABS and stability system
  • Standard AWD
  • Revised suspension for smoother ride
  • Five or seven seats
  • Cloth or leather seats
  • Automatic with clutchless-manual mode

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

I distinctly remember the first time I saw a Subaru B9 Tribeca. I remember because I was taken back by the Cyrano De Bergerac like proboscis (big ol' snout, for those less interested in the dramatic arts) on what is usually the grille of a car. It wasn't until I drove the B9 Tribeca that I actually "got it". That honker is supposed to look like the area of an airplane where the propel... Read full review for the 2007 Subaru B 9 Tribeca

Consumer Reviews

4.6

Average based on 17 reviews

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Best car I have owned

by lovmytribeca from Exeter, NH on June 11, 2010

I have had my Tribeca for almost three years now and now have 125,000 on it. It has been a wonderful car and I love every minute I spend in it. No problems with the car. I hope it last another 125,000. Read Full Review

6 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Subaru B9 Tribeca Base 5-Passenger w/Gray Interior

Head Restraints and Seats
G
Moderate overlap front
G
Side
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on Subaru B9 Tribeca Base 5-Passenger w/Gray Interior

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
G
Overall Rear
G
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
G
Structure/safety cage
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
G
Driver Head and Neck
G
Driver Pelvis/Leg
G
Driver Torso
G
Overall Side
G
Rear Passenger Head Protection
G
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
G
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
G
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Subaru B9 Tribeca Base 5-Passenger w/Gray Interior

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Subaru B9 Tribeca Base 5-Passenger w/Gray Interior

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 8 recalls for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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