For the 2019 model year, both models come standard with Subaru EyeSight Driver Assist Technology, which previously was an option on most models. EyeSight includes adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking and throttle management, lane departure warning, and lane keep assist. Both vehicles also receive enhancements inside the cabin, with the 2.5i base models gaining an overhead console shower light and dual front center console USB ports. Now standard on all models is a high-grade instrument panel combination meter with 5.0-inch LCD display.
The Legacy and Outback 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, and 3.6R Limited models now feature a standard auto-dimming rearview compass mirror with Homelink and a thin-frame design.
The 2.5i models are powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder Subaru Boxer engine with 175 horsepower paired to a Lineartronic CVT with manual mode and paddle shifters. The 3.6R model has a more powerful 3.6-liter six-cylinder Boxer engine with 256 hp, paired to a CVT.
The 2019 Subaru Legacy 2.5i is priced from $23,430 including destination, making an increase of $350 over the outgoing model. The 2.5i Premium starts from $25,580 and adds 17-inch alloy wheels, the All-Weather Package (heated front seats, heated exterior mirrors, and windshield wiper de-icer), leather-wrapped steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a 10-way power driver’s seat with power lumbar support.
Priced from $27,680 is the 2019 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport with 18-inch sport-styled wheels, sport-type front grille, body color rocker trim with chrome accents, body color trunk spoiler, LED fog lights, and foldable mirrors with integrated turn signals. The Sport trim also gets standard blind spot detection with lane change assist and rear cross traffic alert.
The Limited trim adds even more luxury, starting from $30,130 for the 2.5i model and $32,430 for the 3.6R. Inside the cabin, the Limited model features perforated leather-trimmed upholstery, heated rear seat backs and cushions, rear-seat air conditioner outlets, and a 10-way power driver’s seat with two-position memory and power lumbar support. Other upgrades include four-way power front passenger seat, 18-inch alloy wheels, LED fog lights, body color foldable side mirrors with integrated turn signals, and keyless access with push button start.
The 2019 Subaru Outback starts from $27,320 including destination and includes an updated Starlink 6.5-inch multimedia system as standard. The 2.5i Premium model is priced from $25,580 and adds the All-Weather Package, dual-zone automatic climate control, fog lights, 10-way power driver’s seat with power lumbar support, three-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel and dash panel with silver stitching, auto-up/auto-down front windows, overhead console shower light, illuminated front inner door pull handles, and foldable body-color side mirrors.
The Limited model is priced from $37,770 for the 2.5i model and $35,970 for the 3.6R. At the top of the Outback range is the Touring model, priced from $37,770 for the four-cylinder engine and $39,970 for the six-cylinder engine. The Touring model is distinguished by low-profile roof rails in a silver finish, along with lower body cladding accented by chrome Outback badging. Up front, there’s a dark gray grille insert, while each corner features 18-inch wheels with machined finish dark gray accents.
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