2019 Jeep Cherokee vs. 2019 Subaru Outback| Performance, Design, and Features

2019 jeep cherokee vs 2019 subaru outback

Are you confused about whether the 2019 Jeep Cherokee or the 2019 Subaru Outback is the perfect SUV for your lifestyle? Tubbs Brothers in Sandusky, MI, has crafted this model comparison to ease your car-buying woes. We've analyzed all the key aspects of the Cherokee and the Outback, so if you have any questions contact us online or give our team a call at 888-693-6594.

For comparison purposes, our experts are looking at the 2019 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk®, starting at $33,695 MSRP, and the 2019 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited, starting at $32,845 MSRP.

Engine and Performance Specs

When it comes to engine choices, the 2019 Jeep Cherokee offers more horsepower and torque than the single standard engine that the Outback provides. Don't miss out on the powerful drive that you desire every day. Listed below are the key aspects of each engine available for the Cherokee and Outback.

2019 Jeep Cherokee Engine

3.2L VVT V6

2.0L DOHC I4


271 HP

270 HP


239 lb.-ft.

295 lb.-ft.

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy


18 MPG/24 MPG

20 MPG/26 MPG

2019 Subaru Outback Engine

2.5L DOHC I4


175 HP


174 lb.-ft.

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy


25 MPG/32 MPG

Design Quality

The 2019 Cherokee ensures that your interior and exterior features are made with the upmost care. 17-in. polished aluminum wheels and dual bright exhaust tips exude the style you'll have once you get behind the wheel of the Cherokee. Other key interior and exterior features included with this SUV are as follows:

  • Heated, power exterior mirrors with integrated turn signals and manual fold-away
  • Eight-way power driver's seat with four way power lumbar
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel with mounted controls
  • Off-road wheel flares

Safety and Technology Features

Between the 2019 Jeep Cherokee and the 2019 Subaru Outback, the Cherokee provides the tech and safety that will surely keep you and your passengers connected and protected. The high-tech features that come with the Cherokee include:

  • Blind spot and cross-path detection
  • Uconnect® 4 with 8.4-in. display
  • 7-in. configurable cluster color display
  • Full speed collision warning with crash mitigation

2019 Jeep Cherokee for Sale in Sandusky, MI

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee provides a powerful and precise drive; so schedule a test drive to experience the ride in person. Tubbs Brothers includes multiple models in our Cherokee inventory that will suit your needs. Our dealership in Sandusky, MI, also has lease offers that allow you to save money on the SUV you love. Our team is ready to answer any question you may have, so don't hesitate to give us a call at 888-693-6594.

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