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    The 2023 Subaru Outback is here, but it's not the only off-road-ish vehicle, worth considering
    The 2023 Outback is the most off-road worthy high-riding station wagon, but these 6 vehicles are worthy alternatives
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    Volvo V60 Cross Country
    The Swedish proposition spoils with premium interior and generous standard equipment. The ground clearance is not as good as the Outback, but there are a few MHEV and PHEV options. The base engien outs out 250 hp and 258 lb/ft
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    The V60 Cross Country is versatile enough
    While more on-road focused than the Subaru, the Volvo cna still handle light off-roading. It also has a proper 8-speed automatic and AWD is standard. There is a price to pay, however, and it starts from $46,200
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    Toyota 4runner
    The 4runner is the most old-school car on the list. On sale since 2013, Toyota's rugged SUV is all about simplicity, ruggedness, and off-road capabilities, although 4x4 is not standard, which is surprising
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    The 4runner is not interested in being a Jack of all trades
    While still usable on the road, the ride quality is not great and the interior is quite plain and aging. The 4.0-liter V-6 packs 270 hp and 278 lb/ft. It starts from $37,605 - on par with the Outback WILDERNESS
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    Jeep Grand Cherokee
    For many years, the Grand Cherokee has been one of the go-to family SUVs. It's bigger than the already-spaciout Outback, and has upto 11.3 inches of ground clearance - more than the Outback WILDERNESS' 9.5
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    4x4 is not standard
    While the Grancd Cherokee starts at $38,325, it won't get you the full-time 4x4 variant - that starts at $40,120. The base 3.6-liter V-6 is potent enough, with 293 hp and 260 lb/ft, and is mated to an 8-speed automatic
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    Audi A4 Allroad
    The A4 Allroad is the only German, premium high-riding station wagon. It's signifficantly smaller than the Subaru, which means les interior and cargo space. It also has much less ground celarance - 6.5 inches vs 9.5
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    Not much in the way of engine options
    While the standard A5 has a plethora of engine options, the A4 Allroad comes with only 1 option - a 2.0-liter TFSI with 261 hp and 273 lb/ft. Quattro AWD is standard and the transmission is an 8-speed dual-clutch automatic. It starts from $44,600
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    Hyundai Santa Cruz
    The Tucson-based Santa Cruz may be a strange comparison, but it's basically the modern equivalen of a korean El Camino. The truck bed is equivalent to a spacious boot, and there's still space for 4 albeit a bit tight at the rear
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    Underpowered base engine and a great range-topping turbo-4
    Both engines are 2.5-liter iline-4s, but the turbocharged one is the one you want. It has 281 hp and 311 lb/ft. The base model costs $23,990, but that's front-wheel-drive only. The range-topper costs $39,720
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    Ford Bronco
    The retro-inspired Bronco is one of the most popular SUVs, in 2022. The 4-door variant starts at $33,200, and even the base one has a 2.3-liter EcoBoost, which is potent enough - 300 hp and 325 lb/ft. If you want more, there's a 2.7-liter twin-turbo V-6
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    Made for off-roading, but also at home on the road
    The Bronco has the highest ground clearance of all vehicles on the list - 11.5 inches - and has short overhangs. 4x4 is standard. The base engine can be had with a 7-speed manual whiel the twin-turbo is, exclusively, with a 10-speed automatic
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