Best Bet
  • (4.4) 18 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,577$12,385
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-25
  • Engine: 243-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2007 Subaru Outback

Our Take on the 2007 Subaru Outback

Our Take

The Subaru Outback is a quasi-sport utility vehicle offshoot of the company's Legacy line. Known as sport utility wagons, these Outback variants feature SUV-like styling cues and higher ground clearance. New to Subaru's Outback lineup for 2007 is the Outback 2.5i Basic wagon, a model th... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort on rough surfaces
  • Limited offroad capability
  • No low-range gearing

Notable Features

  • Legacy-based construction
  • Turbocharged 2.5 XT Limited wagon
  • Four- or six-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • More ground clearance than Legacy


Our Expert Reviews

Now in its 13th year, the Subaru Outback wagon is still a viable SUV alternative, though its advantages are no longer exclusive in a growing class of wagons and car-based SUVs. Since its inception, the Outback has remained the same size and concept, which I think is justified, but with each year and each new competitor its still-unaddressed quirks get harder to accept. The optional Subaru Intel... Read full review for the 2007 Subaru Outback

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Consumer Reviews


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92K just change head gaskets

by Randy from Dayton Ohio on June 28, 2016

This is the 5th Subaru that I have owned over the past 35 years (1978, 1983, two 1992, and 2007) all 4WD wagons. I have never had any issues with Subaru engines till just now on the 07. Just had both... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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