Compare Subaru vs. Toyota

How Do Subaru Vehicles Stack Up to the Toyota Counterparts?

At Kirby Subaru of Ventura, we want to make your shopping experience as simple and carefree as possible. We proudly offer one of the largest selections of new Subaru models in Ventura, CA, but if you aren't sure which vehicle is the right fit for you, it could get confusing. The Subaru lineup of vehicles is filled with great options for everyone, including some of the most versatile and recognizable cars and SUVs on the roads. To help you understand what makes each Subaru vehicle so popular to Ventura area drivers, we're going to compare each popular model to its comparable Toyota counterpart, allowing you to see a few key highlights about why choosing your favorite Subaru model is the right choice for you.

Subaru Legacy vs. Toyota Camry

  • Every new Subaru Legacy model comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The new Toyota Camry comes equipped with front-wheel drive, and optional all-wheel drive will cost extra.
  • The Legacy offers an available 11.6-inch touchscreen display on most models. The largest touchscreen available in the Camry is 8-inches.
  • The new Subaru Legacy is more spacious than the Toyota Camry is. The Legacy offers 105.5 cubic feet of passenger volume with 15 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk. The new Camry offers 100.4 cubic feet of passenger volume with 14.1 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk.
Toyota Camry
Toyota Corolla

Subaru Impreza vs. Toyota Corolla

  • The new Subaru Impreza offers a larger standard engine. Every Impreza model comes equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder Boxer engine that produces 152-horsepower. The new Toyota Corolla comes with a standard 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 139-horsepower.
  • Every new Subaru Impreza model comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive to provide you with the utmost traction and control on any surface. The new Toyota Corolla comes equipped with front-wheel drive on every model.
  • The new Subaru Impreza is available in both a four-door sedan and five-door hatchback body style. The Corolla is only available as a sedan.
  • In the Impreza hatchback, you can enjoy available roof-rails to easily mount a roof rack.

Subaru Crosstrek vs. Toyota RAV4

  • The new Subaru Crosstrek is more affordable than the new Toyota RAV4 is.
  • Every new Subaru Crosstrek model comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The RAV4 comes with standard front-wheel drive, and all-wheel drive equipped models will cost extra.
  • Both vehicles offer impressive fuel economy, and are available in a hybrid model. However, the Crosstrek offers 16.6 gallons of fuel capacity while the RAV4 offers 14.5 gallons, allowing you to travel further on a full tank in the Crosstrek.
Compare the Crosstrek vs. RAV4
Toyota RAV4

Subaru Forester vs. Toyota RAV4

  • The new Forester offers more space for you and your passengers with 111.9 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to 98.9 cubic feet in the RAV4.
  • The Forester offers multiple kinds of leather-trimmed upholstery options. The new RAV4 offers a simulated leather upholstery, but no genuine leather options.
  • All Subaru Forester models come equipped with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, allowing you to conquer adventures both on and off the road. The new Toyota RAV4 does offer all-wheel drive on all models, but it will cost more than the standard front-wheel drive models.
Compare the Forester vs. RAV4
Toyota Highlander

Subaru Ascent vs. Toyota Highlander

  • Every new Subaru Ascent model comes equipped with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, giving you greater traction, control, and confidence. The Toyota Highlander offers available all-wheel drive, but front-wheel drive comes standard.
  • The Highlander gets a slight edge in horsepower, but the Ascent offers 277 pounds-feet of torque, compared to 263 pounds-feet in the Highlander.
  • Every new Subaru Ascent model now comes with a power liftgate for easy access to your cargo. The Highlander also offers an available power liftgate, but it doesn't come standard.
Compare the Ascent vs. Highlander