Attention Vermont, the Pacific Northwest and college towns everywhere: Subaru plans to use the 2014 New York Auto Show to debut its all-new Outback station wagon.
The perennially popular all-wheel-drive wagon is largely based on Subaru’s Legacy midsize sedan. An all-new Legacy was unveiled at February’s Chicago Auto Show, so it’s no surprise that the more rugged Outback wagon version would follow soon after.
Details on what will make the Outback tick haven’t been announced, but don’t expect much change from the mechanicals of the new Legacy.
That car has a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder boxer engine that makes 175 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. A continuously...