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2022 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid vs. 2022 Subaru Outback Review

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2022 Hyundai
Tucson Hybrid

MSRP*: $29,050 to $37,350
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2022 Subaru
Outback

MSRP*: $26,945 to $39,945
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Invoice* $27,670 to $35,571 $25,325 to $37,240
MPG - City 37 - 38 MPG 22 - 26 MPG
MPG - Hwy 36 - 38 MPG 26 - 33 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 80.3 ft3 75.7 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Horizontal
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel All-wheel
Horsepower 180 hp 182 - 260 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 2,700 - 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 182.3 in 191.3 in
Exterior Width 73.4 in 73.0 - 74.6 in
Leg Room Front 41.1 in
Rear 41.3 in
Front 42.8 in
Rear 39.5 in
Head Room Front 38.1 - 40.1 in
Rear 38.7 - 39.5 in
Front 37.7 - 40.1 in
Rear 39.1 in
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Subaru Outback. The Subaru Outback will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid.

Convenience
The Subaru Outback requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Subaru Outback. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Subaru Outback.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is about the same width as the Subaru Outback. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is slightly shorter than the Subaru Outback, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Subaru Outback, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Subaru Outback is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a lot less horsepower than the Subaru Outback.

Powertrain
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has much lower torque than the Subaru Outback, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Subaru Outback. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Subaru Outback.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid than that of the Subaru Outback.