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2017 Subaru Forester

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Subaru Forester highlights

Customer reviews

4.3 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

26 city, 32 highway, 28 combined

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New for 2017

  • Forester trims have been upgraded with Blind Spot Monitor, Heated Steering Wheel, Memory Seat(s), and Navigation System as standard equipment this year.
  • Remote Start and Full Roof Rack features are now available as options on select trims.
  • The 2.0XT Touring trim now comes with Bluetooth Technology as standard equipment.
  • The 2.5I Limited trim now comes with Bluetooth Technology as standard equipment.
  • The 2.5I Premium trim now comes with Bluetooth Technology as standard equipment.
  • The 2.5I Touring trim now comes with Bluetooth Technology as standard equipment.
  • The 2.5I trim now comes with Alloy Wheels as standard equipment.
  • The 2.0XT Premium trim now comes with Bluetooth Technology as standard equipment.

Explore Subaru Forester details

2.0XT Touring 4WD/AWD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • 4WD/AWD
  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • CD Audio
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Harman Kardon Sound
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Leather Seats
  • Memory Seat(s)
  • Navigation System
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Power Hatch/Deck Lid
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Smart Key
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • Alloy Wheels
  • Automated Cruise Control
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Navigation System
  • Remote Start
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type

4WD/AWD

Engine size

2.0L

Horsepower

250

Torque (ft-lbs)

258

Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity

15.9

Wheelbase

103.9"

Overall length

181.5"

Width

70.7"

Height

68.2"

Leg room

F 43"/R 38"

Head room

F 40"/R 37.5"

Front tires

P225/55HR18

Rear tires

P225/55HR18

Seating capacity

5

Max towing capacity

150/1500 lbs.

Transmission

Automatic

Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

RepairPal reliability rating

4
Above Average

RepairPal gave the Subaru Forester an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Subaru Forester 22nd out of 27 among Compact SUVs.

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