2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack vs 2017 Subaru Outback<
The all-wheel-drive wagon vehicle class had been largely limited to the Subaru Outback until the release of the Golf Alltrack in September 2016. The 2017 Golf Alltrack arrived turbocharged, well-equipped, and ready to challenge the Subaru Outback nose-to-nose. We’ve put together a comparison of the 2017 Golf Alltrack S vs the 2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i for the ultimate battle.
The two wagons are comparably priced, with the Golf Alltrack sporting a slightly higher price tag. However, a higher price usually means more standard features—and the Alltrack offers just that. The Alltrack offers a generous amount of standard features compared to the Outback, including heated seats, leatherette seating surfaces, fog lights, power reclining front seats, and more. Drivers looking for more bang for their buck should opt for the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack.
|2017 Golf Alltrack S||vs||2017 Subaru Outback 2.5i|
|199 lb-ft||Torque||174 lb-ft|
|Standard||Heated Seats||Upgrade Required|
|Standard||Fog Lights||Upgrade Required|
2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack at Findlay Volkswagen
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack sports a 1.8 TSI turbocharged engine that produces 170-horsepower and 199 lb-ft of torque. The wagon is equipped host of off-road features to help you look for adventure in off-the-beaten-path places, starting with Off-Road Mode which is designed to help you traverse a variety of different terrains and drive down steep hills.
Other off-road performance features included on the 2017 Golf Alltrack include 4MOTION all-wheel-drive, Hill Descent Control, and increased ground clearance. The Alltrack’s five available driver-assist features also help to inspire confidence and peace of mind behind the wheel. Schedule a test drive with Findlay Volkswagen to try the Golf Alltrack out for yourself today!