The 2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i Subaru Outback 3.6R , the former equipped with the 4 -cylinder engine with a second power plant of 6 cylinders. All wheel drive (AWD) is standard, and the Outback 2.5i is equipped with a choice between a manual transmission and a continuously variable transmission (CVT) . The Outback 3.6R is only offered with a 5- speed automatic transmission.
Base , Premium and Limited: Three equipment lines are offered for 2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i . Select 2.5i premium trim level , like most people , and in 2014 , the vehicle is equipped with an audio system standard touchscreen satellite radio, and standard all-weather package with heated front seats , heated exterior mirrors and windshield wiper de-icer grid. These new features are 17-inch aluminum wheels, premium model, fog lights , seat 10 – way power driver and added leather -wrapped steering wheel and shift knob .
2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited, crossing with a system of two-zone automatic climate control with rear vents CVT , better fit, inner and electroluminescent gauges. A premium sound system , passenger seat, and also perforated leather seats are standard for this version.
With the suspension of the base Outback 3.6R 3.6R Limited provides the only option for a 6 – cylinder engine. Other changes included in this version includes a 5 – speed automatic transmission with downshift rev -matching , Variable Torque Distribution AWD , larger brakes with ventilated discs and twin tailpipes .
Subaru offers a mix of factory installed and dealer-installed options for 2014 Subaru Outback . Version 2.5i base can be updated with a CVT with manual shift gate paddles , and if you choose this option, the AWD system changes of torque 50:50 front split rear up an agreement on the division mainly transmitted torque to the front wheels until wheelspin dictated by the power transmission to the rear wheels . Along with the purchase CVT , the base Outback buyers also get a new wheel package with alloy wheels 17- inch alloy wheels and fog lights. 2.5i and 3.6R Limited models with the same list of updates for the 2.5i Premium, and a special appearance package exclusively dark woodgrain interior trim, the Smart Key passive entry and ignition system offered optioned , memory for the driver settings and much more .
4 – cylinder boxer engine with 2.5 liter standard 2014 Subaru Outback 2.5i model produces 173 hp at 5,600 rpm and 174 lb- ft of torque at 4,100 revolutions per minute and can be upgraded to the status of Partial Zero Emission Vehicle ( PZEV ) in certain regions of the country. The base 2.5i and 2.5i Premium comes with a 6 -speed manual transmission , offered a CVT as an option. The 2.5i Limited comes standard with the CVT.
2014 Subaru Outback 3.6R model features a 6- cylinder boxer engine 3.6-liter with 256 hp at 6,000 rpm and 247 lb.-ft. making rated Torque at 4,400 rpm. A 5 -speed automatic transmission is standard with this engine , and includes built-in rev -matching downshifts. Every 2014 Subaru Outback is equipped with all-wheel drive . The 2.5i with manual transmission has a power split 50:50 front to back . CVT AWD versions use a pair of active department, which automatically transmits the driving force to the rear wheels when the front wheels slip. The Outback 3.6R AWD system features a variable torque distribution.