2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness: Review

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
On the Road
With its standard turbocharged engine, the 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness has plenty of power on tap for strong acceleration. Although we are not big fans of continuously variable transmissions in general, the changes in gearing for the Wilderness’s CVT work well — in fact, in most situations it does not feel like a CVT. That said, at lower speeds the CVT sometimes hesitates as if it were not synching up with the turbocharged engine. We discovered that a more aggressive throttle produces more linear power delivery.

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