2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs 2019 Subaru Outback

Black 2019 Nissan Pathfinder and white 2019 Subaru Outback side by side

In 2019, drivers have so much choice when it comes to buying a car. In fact, even in just the SUV segment, there is a lot of variation between performance, size, seating and features. For example, the popular Nissan Pathfinder and Subaru Outback share many similarities but are also different in many ways. To help drivers find the right model for them, we wanted to take a look at the differences between the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs the 2019 Subaru Outback.

Power and performance are always at the forefront for many drivers when buying a car. When looking at these two models side by side, the Pathfinder blows the Outback out of the water in terms of power, thanks to its 3.5-liter V6 engine rated at 284 horsepower and 259 lb-ft of torque. The Pathfinder is also much more spacious than the Outback, with room for two extra passengers, along with more passenger and cargo space.

2019 Nissan Pathfinder


2019 Subaru Outback

284 Standard Horsepower 175
259 lb-ft Standard Torque 174 lb-ft
138 cu.ft Total Passenger Space 108 cu.ft
79.5 cu.ft Max Cargo Space 73.3 cu.ft

2019 Nissan Pathfinder Awards

Outside of its impressive performance, spacious interior and unique style, there are plenty more reasons why the Pathfinder stands out from other SUVs. For example, the new Pathfinder has won several awards, including being named the Best Family Car 3-Row SUV from Parents Magazine, along with being given the Top Safety Pick when equipped with LED low-beam headlights from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder vs the 2019 Subaru Outback, be sure to contact us at Glendale Nissan. Interested drivers can also start their car buying search by visiting our dealership in Glendale Heights, IL, to take the new Pathfinder out for a test drive. We would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about any vehicles you are interested in.