2018 BMW X2 vs 2018 Subaru Outback
After much anticipation, BMW is releasing the first-ever X2 this year. It's the latest addition to the BMW lineup of luxury crossovers and SUVs — and boasts phenomenal performance, beautiful styling, advanced technologies and off-road capabilities. See how the X2 measures up against another crossover SUV in this 2018 BMW X2 vs 2018 Subaru Outback comparison.
On the performance front, the BMW X2 easily outmuscles the Subaru Outback. It comes equipped with the state-of-the-art 2.0L BMW TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engine, which generates 228 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the 2.5L 4-cylinder engine in the Subaru Outback only manages 175 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque. Also, the BMW X2 comes with the more advanced 8-speed Steptronic automatic transmission, while the Subaru Outback only has a 6-speed automatic. Additional performance features in the BMW X2 include the Driving Dynamic Control system for improved handling and a smooth ride, as well as the xDrive all-wheel drive system for off-road driving and all-weather traction.
|2018 BMW X2||VS||2018 Subaru Outback|
|8-speed Automatic||Transmission Type||6-speed Automatic|
|Yes||Multi-Color Ambient Lighting||No|
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The BMW X2 offers a more luxurious design than the Subaru Outback. A highlight of the interior is the ambient lighting, with a choice of six different colors that wrap around the circumference of the cabin. With the optional panoramic roof, you and your passengers can get a good look at the sky above, while enjoying the sense of openness in the cabin. The available Dakota leather further adds to the premium look and feel. It's easy to stay connected to your world with the BMW X2's many advanced connectivity technologies, including the BMW ConnectedDrive Services, the BMW Connected app and an in-vehicle WiFi hotspot.
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