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2006 Subaru Outback Trim Levels & Specs

2006 Subaru Outback Specifications

Compare important 2006 Subaru Outback technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Exterior length 188.70 186.20 186.20 188.70 188.70 188.70 188.70 188.70 188.70 188.70
Exterior body width 69.70 69.70 68.10 69.70 69.70 69.70 69.70 69.70 69.70 69.70
Exterior height 61.60 59.10 56.10 61.60 61.60 61.60 61.60 61.60 61.60 61.60
Horsepower 168 250 168 168 250 250 250 250 250 250
Torque 166 219 166 166 250 250 219 219 219 250
Fuel economy - city 23 19 22 23 19 19 19 19 19 19
Fuel economy - highway 28 26 28 28 25 25 25 25 25 25
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s) 8.50 5.90 8.10 8.50 5.90 5.90 6.00 6.00 6.00 5.90
1/4 mile time 16.70 14.60 15.90 16.70 14.70 14.70 14.70 14.70 14.70 14.70
1/4 mile speed 83 92 83 83 91 91 91 91 91 91
Lateral acceleration (g) 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.80 0.80 0.80 0.90
Slalom speed 60 60 61 60 60 60 60 60 60 60
Bore-and-Stroke 3.92/3.11 " 3.51/3.15 " 3.92/3.11 " 3.92/3.11 " 3.92/3.11 " 3.92/3.11 " 3.51/3.15 " 3.51/3.15 " 3.51/3.15 " 3.92/3.11 "
Curb weight 3310.00 3545.00 3265.00 3365.00 3500.00 3500.00 3600.00 3600.00 3630.00 3365.00
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4555.00 4520.00 4400.00 4555.00 4555.00 4555.00 4700.00 4700.00 4700.00 4555.00
Maximum Trailer Weight 2700.00 3000.00 2700.00 2700.00 2700.00 2700.00 3000.00 3000.00 3000.00 2700.00
Wheelbase 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10 105.10
Front track 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90 58.90
Rear track 58.70 58.70 58.50 58.70 58.70 58.70 58.70 58.70 58.70 58.70
Turning radius 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70
Front legroom 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10 44.10
Rear legroom 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90 33.90
Front headroom 40.50 37.50 37.50 38.70 38.70 38.70 38.70 38.70 38.70 38.70
Rear headroom 39.10 36.50 36.50 37.10 37.10 37.10 37.10 37.10 37.10 37.10
Front hip room 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00 51.00
Rear hip room 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60 52.60
Front shoulder room 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40 54.40
Rear shoulder room 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70 53.70
Luggage volume 33.50 11.40 11.40 32.10 32.10 32.10 33.50 32.10 32.10 32.10
Luggage volume (max) 66.20 11.40 11.40 61.70 61.70 61.70 66.20 61.70 61.70 61.70
Passenger volume 97 93 93 97 97 97 97 97 97 97
Fuel tank 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90 16.90
Drag coefficient 0.31 0.29 0.29 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.31

2006 Subaru Outback Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the Outback, however, is its roomy interior. The 2006 Subaru Outback comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
12V DC power outlet 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Seatback storage pockets 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Cargo Net - Pet Guard 4179 N/A N/A 4179 4179 4179 4179 4179 4179 4179

2006 Subaru Outback Exterior Features

Would you like to grasp the idea which 2006 Subaru Outback trim level is better equipped with such little cool exterior features like fog lights, spoiler, mud flaps, sunroof, roof racks, running boards, etc? Check out the full list of these additional features below.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Door count 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Front tires P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS P225/55VR17.0 RBL AS
Wheels 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" painted aluminum 17" painted aluminum 17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum
Sunroof N/A 1st row regular power sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular power sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass N/A 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass N/A

2006 Subaru Outback Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2006 Subaru Outback trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Standard seating 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5

2006 Subaru Outback Entertainment System

Some 2006 Subaru Outback trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Speakers 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 6
Amplifier 120W 120W 120W 120W 120W 120W 120W 120W 160W premium 120W
1st row LCD screen 1 1 N/A N/A 1 1 N/A 1 1 N/A

2006 Subaru Outback Safety and Security Features

Each 2006 Subaru Outback trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Door curb lights 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Rear child safety door locks std std std std std std std std std std
                     

2006 Subaru Outback Mechanical Features

The 2006 Subaru Outback will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Axle ratio 4.11 4.11 3.90 4.11 4.11 4.11 4.11 4.11 4.11 4.11

2006 Subaru Outback Other Specs

In general, the 2006 Subaru Outback lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims 2.5i 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan, Engine: 2.5i Limited 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Charcoal Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT Limited w/Taupe Interior 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R L.L. Bean Edition 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 3.0R VDC Limited w/Navi 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine: 2.5XT 4dr All-wheel Drive Wagon, Engine:
Maximum towing capacity 2700 3000 2700 2700 2700 2700 3000 3000 3000 2700

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2006 Subaru Outback specs

Wheel Offset 42 - 53 mm
Lug Nut Size M12 x 1.25
0-60 times 5.9 - 8.5 sec
Horsepower 168 - 250 hp
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Lug Pattern PCD 5x100
Tire size 225/60 R16 - 235/45 R18
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