2024 Subaru Outback Towing Capacity

November 30th, 2023 by
2024 Subaru Outback driving on a dirt road

Ranging from 2,700 pounds to 3,500 pounds*, the 2024 Subaru Outback towing capacity will inspire you to plan more outdoor adventures when life in Altoona is a bit too hectic. Before you dive right into buying a 2024 Subaru Outback tow hitch, you need to know just how much your new Outback can tow, which is determined by the engine. Learn more about the 2024 Outback towing capacity below with Stuckey Subaru! 

2024 Outback Towing Capacity and Engine Comparison 

The 2024 Subaru Outback offers two engine options. Both are SUBARU BOXER® engines with substantial horsepower and torque, but they support different towing capacities. We’ve made it easy for Tyrone shoppers to choose the right Outback for their needs — consult the following information to compare the 2024 Subaru Outback towing capacity and performance specs of each engine and find out which models they’re standard on.

2.5L SUBARU BOXER® 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 2,700-Pound Towing Capacity
  • Standard on Base, Premium, Onyx Edition, Limited, & Touring
  • 182 hp and 176 lb-ft of torque

2.4L Turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® 4-cylinder Engine

  • 3,500-Pound Towing Capacity
  • Standard on Onyx Edition XT, Wilderness, Limited XT, & Touring XT
  • 260 hp and 277 lb-ft of torque

Regardless of the engine type, your new Outback comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive for optimal traction while towing in Bellwood.

Towing Accessories for Your 2024 Outback 

Robust engine options support the 2024 Outback towing capacity, but if you want to tow up to 2,700 or 3,500 pounds, you need to invest in some towing accessories as well. Ask our knowledgeable parts team about getting the following equipment added to your new SUV, including a 2024 Subaru Outback tow hitch:

  • Trailer Hitch: 270-pound tongue weight for the 2.5L engine or 350-pound tongue weight for the 2.4L turbo engine.
  • Ball Mount: For when the ball mount needs replacing while the hitch casing is still functional.
  • Trailer Hitch Cap: Made for Subaru SUVs, the hitch cap is rubberized exterior-grade plastic with a UV-resistance polyurethane Subaru logo.

Built-in Features for Easier Towing 

The 2024 Outback also has plenty of built-in features that make you feel more confident while towing. Check out some of the standard features that improve your daily driving experience and make towing easier: 

  • Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive
  • X-MODE®
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Brake Override System
  • Subaru EyeSight®

Discover a New Outback at Stuckey Subaru! 

Our dealership will help you get into a new Outback with all the right equipment in Hollidaysburg. Contact us to book a test drive or if you have questions about the cost of a 2024 Subaru Outback tow hitch and other towing accessories. 

*Maximum towing capacity varies by trim level. Trailer brakes may be needed. See your retailer for details.


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