2021 Subaru Outback
#49 of 2021 SUVs
#89 of all 2021 vehicles
The Outback, part of Subaru's lineup since 2000, is a small wagon with seating up to 5. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The Outback provides superior EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, easing fuel costs and reducing pollution. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. The Subaru Outback has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Subaru offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Subaru Outback has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0425% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 4.8509%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0425% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 4.8509% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Subaru Outback is 9% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Subaru Outback is 5% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features on the 2021 Subaru Outback can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. The following active safety system is included even on lower trims/versions of the 2021 Subaru Outback: EyeSight Driver Assist Technology (Forward Collision Warnings / Automatic Emergency Braking & Lane Departure Warnings).
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Optional Adaptive Headlights points head lamps towards where the vehicle is heading, better lighting the road ahead. Standard High Beam Assist automatically switches high beam headlights off when oncoming traffic is approaching and turns them back on when there aren't any vehicles ahead. Optional side mirror turn signals alert others of your intention to turn or switch lanes allowing them to react accordingly, which can prevent accidents caused by not seeing a vehicle in the blind spot.