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2020 Lexus UX 200 vs. 2021 Subaru Outback Review

New 2020 Lexus UX 200

2020 Lexus
UX 200

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New 2021 Subaru Outback

2021 Subaru
Outback

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MSRP*
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$32,300 to $37,500
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$26,795 to $39,945
Invoice* $30,653 to $35,588 $25,187 to $37,240
MPG - City 29 23 - 26
MPG - Hwy 37 30 - 33
Engine(s) Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 4 years/50,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Outback than in the Lexus UX 200, due to its greater head- and legroom. 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 Lexus UX 200.

Convenience
With the Subaru Outback, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Lexus UX 200, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). The Lexus UX 200 is somewhat more expensive 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. Both the Lexus UX 200 and the Subaru Outback have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Lexus UX 200 is about the same width as the Subaru Outback. If you go with the Lexus UX 200, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Subaru Outback.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Lexus UX 200 doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Subaru Outback.

Handling
The Lexus UX 200 has a smaller turning radius than the Subaru Outback, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Lexus UX 200 has a little less horsepower than the Subaru Outback.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Lexus UX 200 and the Subaru Outback.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Lexus UX 200 than that of the Subaru Outback.