• (4.6) 29 reviews
  • MSRP: $6,262$14,978
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 22-24
  • Engine: 173-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Towing Capacity: N/A
2006 Subaru Baja

Our Take on the 2006 Subaru Baja

Subaru combines the notion of a sport utility vehicle and a pickup truck in its compact car-based Baja four-door crossover. A turbocharged engine goes into the Baja Turbo, which was added for the 2004 model year.For 2005, a new net-type center storage pocket for the rear seatback was installed, a... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Non-Turbo performance
  • Snug seat bolsters
  • Modest space in cargo bed

Notable Features

  • Available turbocharged engine
  • Pickup-style cargo bed
  • Standard AWD
  • Noticeable appearance

2006 Subaru Baja Reviews

Consumer Reviews


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06 Subaru Baja

by fitzgeoff from Baton Rouge on July 16, 2012

This car is close to perfect. The open bed means you can do most the work that any pick-up can do but it hugely more comfortable whether it's commuter driving around town or cross country. It's also a... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Subaru Baja Safety Ratings

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There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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

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