As much as you travel each day, having the right vehicle is important, that’s why you should consider the 2020 Honda CR-V in Bend OR. When you’re ready to start thinking about upgrading to a newer vehicle, you’ll want to get all the information you can on this model and its competitors to find out which one is the right vehicle for you. If you’ve been thinking about the Honda CR-V, you should also consider the Subaru Outback. Check out the features each one offers and find out which one is going to be the better option for your needs.


Driving Specs You Should Know About

The 2020 Subaru Outback in Bend OR includes a turbocharged Subaru Boxer engine, which gets up to 33 miles per gallon on the highway. It has more towing capacity compared to previous models, features symmetrical all-wheel drive, 8.7-inches of ground clearance, and includes X-mode to provide more traction on slippery surfaces. It also offers features like hill descent control so you can take the Outback anywhere you want to go, no matter the terrain. 

The latest Honda CR-V features a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and front or all-wheel drive options. The 2020 Honda CR-V in Bend OR will have an improved sport mode and can earn up to 31 miles per gallon combined highway and city.

In this category, the Subaru Outback is the clear winner due to its standard AWD capability, more standard features, and better gas mileage.


Comfort and Convenience Features

The Honda CR-V includes a 5-inch infotainment system, Bluetooth capabilities, and power locks and windows. Higher trim levels include a 7-inch touchscreen, navigation, a premium audio system, automatic rain-sensitive wipers, and on/off LED headlights. The Honda also features automatic rain-sensitive wipers and includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Unfortunately for the CR-V, the 2020 Subaru Outback includes even more comfort and convenience features. An 11.6-inch Starlink multimedia touchscreen is available along with standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a hands-free power rear gate, built-in Wi-Fi hotspot connectivity, and more. There is also a premium audio system available on select trim levels.


Safety Features to Check Out

Safety is always a concern for drivers, especially with how many vehicles are on the road today. The 2020 Subaru Outback was designed to be the safest Outback ever, with DriverFocus Distraction Mitigation system. This system is more advanced than all previous safety features. The Outback’s safety features include adaptive cruise control with lane centering, a blind-spot detection system, reverse automatic braking, rear cross-traffic alerts a rear-vision camera, and more depending on trim level and option package selected. 

The 2020 Honda CR-V in Bend OR features the Honda Sensing Safety Suit, which only includes lane keeping assist, adaptive cruise control, and a collision mitigation braking system.

Between the Subaru Outback and the Honda CR-V, the Subaru Outback is the clear winner with more safety features, more convenience features, and the ability to go just about anywhere. Take the time to visit our Subaru dealership in Bend OR online to learn more about what the Outback has to offer or visit us in person for a test drive. You’ll love being behind the wheel of the 2020 Subaru Outback.  

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