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2019 Toyota Highlander vs 2019 Subaru Outback

Are you in the market for a new SUV but not sure which one to go with? We are here to help! We create these model research pages to help you see some of the differences of popular models that you may be considering. In this comparison, we are taking a look at the 2019 Toyota Highlander and the 2019 Subaru Outback.

While comparing these two vehicles, we found that drivers that are looking for an SUV with more power and more available seating would be better off with the 2019 Highlander. The Highlander offers eight seats for passengers when you need some extra seats, or they can fold flat for more cargo space. Along with having some extra space, the Highlander also provides more horsepower with its 2.7-liter engine than the 2019 Outback’s 2.5-liter engine.

Continue reading below to see the comparison and to learn more about what the 2019 Highlander has to offer!

2019 highlander compared to 2019 subaru outback

2019 Highlander


2019 Outback

2.7L inline 4-cylinder Engine 2.5L Subaru Boxer Horixontal4
185 hp / 184 lb-ft torque Horsepower / Torque 175 hp / 174 lb-ft torque
8 Seating Capacity 5
Standard Bluetooth Music Streaming Standard

2019 Highlander Interior Features

If you are considering the 2019 Toyota Highlander for your next vehicle, be sure you know just what you will be getting. The interior of this SUV with three rows of seating seats up to eight passengers which makes it great for bringing friends along for your weekend adventures or having room to spread out on long road trips. If you do not need the extra seating, you can easily fold down the second and third rows of seats for plenty of cargo space for your gear. With both of these rows of seating folded down, you will have an impressive 83.7 cubic feet of cargo space.

Remember those long road trips we were talking about? With the five total USB ports throughout the vehicle, it is easy to keep all your devices charged while you are on the go so you can stay connected no matter where you are. Passengers in the back seat will stay entertained with the available rear-seat Blu-ray Disc™ entertainment system. This entertainment system has a 9-inch display screen with RCA jacks, a remote and two wireless headphones.

The 2019 Toyota Highlander has plenty more to offer. If you are interested in learning more about this vehicle, click on the button below to receive more information!