Subaru has launched its all-new Outback across Ireland, with prices commencing from €40,995. The Subaru Outback was first launched in Ireland in 1995 and was the world’s first crossover, benefiting from all-wheel-drive. This new fifth-generation Outback has a new exterior design and a newly improved interior. The Outback is practical, with 559 litres of boot space, the premium model is equipped with a new smart power automatic tailgate. Powering the new Outback is a 2.0-litre turbo diesel engine that produces 150hp and 350Nm of torque. Customers can choose from either a six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic transmission. Two trim levels are offered, SE and SE Premium, SE models are equipped with automatic LED headlamps and headlamp washers, cruise control, Active Torque Vectoring, 17-inch alloy wheels, heated front seats, electrically-adjustable driver’s seat and privacy glass, as well as a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system, incorporating audio, smartphone connectivity and a rear view parking camera. SE Premium models add a sunroof, keyless entry and push-button start, satellite navigation, leather seats, electrically-adjustable passenger’s front seat and a powered rear tailgate for added functionality.