Compare 2015 Dodge Journey vs 2015 Subaru Outback

2015 Dodge Journey
2015 Subaru Outback
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AWD 4-Door Crossroad
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Journey AWD 4-Door Crossroad 16 24 $28,840 $29,995
Journey AWD 4-Door Limited 16 24 $31,909 $33,295
Journey AWD 4-Door R/T 16 24 $31,909 $33,295
Journey AWD 4-Door SE 16 24 $26,970 $27,395
Journey AWD 4-Door SXT 16 24 $27,631 $28,695
Journey FWD 4-Door American Value Pkg 19 26 $20,605 $20,695
Journey FWD 4-Door Crossroad 19 26 $25,678 $26,595
Journey FWD 4-Door Limited 17 25 $30,142 $31,395
Journey FWD 4-Door R/T 17 25 $30,142 $31,395
Journey FWD 4-Door SE 19 26 $20,605 $20,695
Journey FWD 4-Door SXT 19 26 $24,376 $25,195
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4-Door Wgn 2.5i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i 25 33 $23,407 $24,895
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i Limited 25 33 $28,106 $29,995
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i Limited PZEV 25 33 $28,417 $30,295
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i PZEV 25 33 $23,717 $25,195
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i Premium 25 33 $25,394 $26,995
Outback 4-Door Wgn 2.5i Premium PZEV 25 33 $25,706 $27,295
Outback 4-Door Wgn 3.6R Limited 20 27 $30,860 $32,995
Pricing
Invoice Price
$28,840
$23,407
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$29,995
$24,895
Monthly Payment Estimate
$500 / month
$415 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2015 Dodge Journey is at once an alternative to minivans and large crossovers, with intelligent packaging and good value. The 2015 Subaru Outback is as much of a tough, safe family wagon as ever; but this year, its brawn doesn't come with as much compromise in comfort and quiet.
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Fuel Economy
City
16 mpg 25 mpg
Highway
24 mpg 33 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Shoulder Room (in)
43.5 -
Second Leg Room (in)
36.1 38.1
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Front Head Room (in)
40.8 40.8
Second Hip Room (in)
54.4 55
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 58.1
Third Leg Room (in)
23.4 -
Second Head Room (in)
39.9 38.9
Third Hip Room (in)
40 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.9 57.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
125.6 108.1
Front Leg Room (in)
40.8 42.9
Third Head Room (in)
37.7 -
Front Hip Room (in)
53.8 55.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
66.6 66.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
62.3 62.2
Wheelbase (in)
113.8 108.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.2 72.4
Liftover Height (in)
30.8 27.9
Track Width, Front (in)
61.8 61.8
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.2 8.7
Length, Overall (in)
192.4 189.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
67.6 73.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
10.7 35.5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
41.4 42.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
37 35.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
33.1 32.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- 77.7
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- 46.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- 41.8
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 12.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.9 11.8
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
21.1 18.5
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.5 36.1
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
TWV NA
Front Tire Size
P225/55HR19 P225/65HR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
TWV NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P225/55HR19 P225/65HR17
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
2500 2700
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
250 270
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
250 270
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2500 2700
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2500 2700
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4327 3593
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 7 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 7 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
525 490
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160 110
Engine
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded H-4
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 4400 174 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
ERB NA
Displacement
3.6 L/220 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
283 @ 6350 175 @ 5800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
24 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
16 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
19 28
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.21 3.67
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84 -
Trans Order Code
DG2 NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 -
Trans Description Cont.
Multi-Speed Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.13 3.58 - 0.62
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.16 4.11
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.28 -
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel All Wheel
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Dodge Journey Subaru Outback
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3 (Est) 6.3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
--
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating
--
Side Barrier Rating Driver
--
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating

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