Subaru refreshed the 2018 Outback with a new front bumper, grille and headlamps. Even the NHV levels have improved, interior features are enhanced and suspension has been tweaked for a more comfortable ride. With a starting price of $25,895 for the 2.5i and going up to $38,690 for the 3.6R Touring, the rugged wagon continues to be powered by a 2.5-liter and 3.6-liter engines, producing 175 hp and 256 hp respectively. With the available tow hitch, the 2018 Outback offers a maximum towing capacity of 2,700 pounds.
2018 Subaru Outback For Sale
The 2018 Subaru Outback features many updates, starting at an MSRP of $25,895 and going up to $38,690. The average list price for a used 2018 Outback ranges anywhere from $16,995 to $30,854, depending on the trim configuration, mileage and condition of the car. The good thing about Subaru cars is their lower rate of depreciation and rugged built quality. If you are lucky enough, you may find a well-maintained Outback for sale at an attractive price. The maintenance cost is estimated to be $5,779 over a period of five years.
2018 Subaru Outback Buying Advice
The 2018 Subaru Outback is about $250 more expensive than the previous model year. For the 2018 model year, Subaru made changes to the front fascia, NVH levels, multimedia system, CVT gearbox and suspension system for a better experience. However, the 2018 model is known to have few issues with respect to engine, airbag and windshield. So, it is recommended to go for 2019 models or higher which are prone to fewer issues and better value for money in terms of improved safety with EyeSight driver assist technology as standard.