2006 Subaru Outback 2.5i specs & colors

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Off Black




EPA Classification Mid-Size Station Wagon

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Front Wheel Size 17 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 175 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 169 @ 4400
Engine Type Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Displacement 2.5L/150

Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 490.10 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Cruising Range - City 371.80 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 29 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A

First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Trans Type 5
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.90
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06

Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/antisquat
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Lower L-Arms
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.8 x 0.94 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.6 x 0.39 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.9 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 35.4 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Spare Tire Size N/A
Rear Tire Size 205/50R17
Front Tire Size 205/50R17

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2700 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2700 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 200 lbs

Base Curb Weight 3305 lbs

Cargo Volume to Seat 2 33.5 ft³
Front Leg Room 44.1 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 N/A in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Shoulder Room 54.4 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 66.2 ft³
Liftover Height 26.6 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 32.5 in
Second Hip Room 52.6 in
Length, Overall 188.7 in
Front Head Room 40.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 73.0 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 42.2 in
Second Head Room 39.1 in
Track Width, Front 58.9 in
Height, Overall 58.1 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Front Hip Room 51.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 68.1 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Second Shoulder Room 53.7 in
Wheelbase 105.1 in
Second Leg Room 33.9 in
Track Width, Rear 58.5 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Passenger Volume 97.4 ft³

4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
16.9 gallon fuel tank Standard
Pwr front ventilated/solid rear disc brakes Standard
Pre-wiring for auto-dimming rearview compass mirror Standard
2.5L SOHC SMPI 16-valve 4-cyl boxer engine Standard
Body color fold away pwr mirrors Standard
Front buckets w/active head restraints Standard
Instrumentation-inc: dual-mode digital trip odometer, ambient temp gauge Standard
I-Active valve lift system Standard
Lighting-inc: front door courtesy, map, off-delay dome, glove box, cargo area Standard
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS) Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Rear gate spoiler Standard
Body color body-side molding Standard
Body color door handles Standard
Cruise control Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/extenders Standard
Anti-theft engine immobilizer Standard
17" alloy wheels Standard
Air conditioning Standard
City 22/hwy 29 (2.5L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers Standard
Cloth upholstery Standard
Security system Standard
Front/rear side curtain airbags (SRS) Standard
12V aux pwr outlet in center console Standard
Cargo area security cover Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD player-inc: (6) speakers Standard
Viscous coupling locking center differential Standard
Low-profile black roof rails Standard
Fixed intermittent rear window wiper w/washer, de-icer Standard
Electronic throttle control (ETC) Standard
205/50R17 all-season tires Standard
Independent front/rear suspension Standard
Engine speed-sensitive variable assist pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Dual chrome exhaust outlets Standard
Carpeted floor mats Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Cargo area hooks Standard
Air filtration system Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake-force distribution (EBD) Standard
Tilt steering column w/off-delay illuminated ignition switch ring Standard
Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags (SRS)-inc: driver seat position sensor, passenger seat occupant detection system Standard
Safety brake pedal system Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Height-adjustable driver seat w/adjustable lumbar support Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Digital trip computer Standard
All-wheel drive Standard
3-point rear seatbelts on all seating positions Standard
3-point height-adjustable front seatbelts w/pretensioners & force limiters Standard
60/40 split fold down rear bench seat w/headrests on all seating positions Standard
(4) cupholders-inc: dual front/dual rear Standard
Side-impact door beams Standard
Remote keyless entry-inc: rear gate unlock Standard
In-glass antenna Standard
Automatic-off 4-beam halogen headlights Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side one-touch down, illuminated switches Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
LATCH child safety seat anchorage system Standard
Aerodynamic body color body-side ground effects Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard

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