Subaru vs. The Competition

Here at Reynolds Subaru, we understand that when you are in the hunt for a new sedan or SUV, you want to find the best one possible for your budget, and your lifestyle. That is why we maintain an inventory of quality new Subaru sedans and SUVs from the Subaru Legacy to the Subaru Outback in a variety of trim levels to help you find that perfect match in matters of style, performance, and safety. Now, we also want to help create an easy car-buying experience for you. So, to save you time, we've compared several of our Subaru models against their competing Honda models in several matters, including performance, interior quality, and safety.


The Subaru Impreza vs. The Honda Civic

  • The Subaru Impreza has a lower starting price than the Honda Civic.
  • Under the hood, the Subaru Impreza packs an engine with more torque than the Honda Civic.
  • The Subaru Impreza offers more interior space for its five passengers than the Honda Civic.
  • All-Wheel Drive comes standard on all Subaru Impreza trim levels, unlike the Honda Civic.
  • Safety-wise, the Subaru Impreza packs more airbags than the Honda Civic.


The Subaru Legacy vs. The Honda Accord

  • The Subaru Legacy has a lower starting price than the Honda Accord.
  • All Subaru Legacy Models come standard with all-wheel drive.
  • The Subaru Legacy boasts a five-star overall crash test rating.
  • Despite having that lower starting price, the Subaru Legacy matches the Honda Accord in matters of basic interior features.


The Subaru Crosstrek vs. The Honda HR-V

  • The Subaru Crosstrek boasts a bigger base engine than the Honda HR-V which records more horsepower.
  • In regard to fuel economy, the Subaru Crosstrek also records a better basic highway fuel economy than the Honda HR-V.
  • Inside, the Subaru Crosstrek offers more space for up to five people than the Honda HR-V.
  • Safety-wise, the Subaru Crosstrek offers more airbags than the Honda HR-V.
  • Both the Subaru Crosstrek and the Honda HR-V earn five-star overall crash test ratings.


The Subaru Forester vs. The Honda CR-V

  • Cost-wise, the Subaru Forester boasts a lower starting price than the Honda CR-V.
  • Unlike the Honda CR-V, All-Wheel Drive comes standard on all Subaru Forester models, and the Subaru Forester is available with continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT).
  • The Subaru Forester offers more passenger space than the Honda CR-V.
  • When added with EyeSight® and Steering Responsive Headlights, the Subaru Forester earns a 2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick+.
  • The Honda CR-V also has fewer airbags than the Subaru Forester.


The Subaru Outback vs. The Honda Pilot

  • In regard to cost, the Subaru Outback has a much lower starting price than the Honda Pilot.
  • In matters of performance, the Subaru Outback records a better base fuel economy than the Honda Pilot.
  • Space-wise, the Subaru Outback is the more compact option, holding five people while the Honda Pilot seats eight, giving the Subaru Outback the advantage of being more versatile and adventurous.
  • The Subaru Outback also earned an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ when it includes EyeSight® and Steering Responsive Headlights.
  • Regarding technology, the Subaru Outback also comes with a SUBARU STARLINK® Infotainment system.

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Experience the Difference in a Subaru at our Dealership Today

It is one thing to notice the superior differences, but it is another to experience them. Only when you experience them can you know if a Subaru is the superior vehicle for you. So, come by our dealership for a test drive today. We proudly serve the present and future Subaru drivers of Lyme, as well as those drivers of Norwich, New London, and Middletown. If you have any more questions regarding our current inventory of new Subaru vehicles, please feel free to contact us directly either by email or over the phone for more information.