2016 Subaru Forester

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MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine: 2.5L Flat4
Vehicle type: Compact SUV/Crossover
Fuel type: Gasoline / 87 Octane
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Segment: N/A
Basic warranty: 3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Drive type: All-Wheel Drive
Seating capacity: 5 Occupants
Safety rating: Not Available

Subaru Specs

Engine
Engine description
2.5L Flat4
Required fuel rating
87 Octane
Fuel description
Gasoline
Engine compression ratio
10.0:1
Bore & stroke
3.70 in. x 3.54 in.
Engine horsepower
170 hp
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Engine max horsepower
170 hp @ 5800 rpm
Fuel induction
Sequential Multi-Port Fuel Injection (SMPI)
Torque
174 lb-ft
Number of valves
16
Max torque
174 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Oil capacity
4.4 quarts
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drive type
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 22 City / 29 Hwy / 25 Comb
2.5L Flat4 / 6-Speed Manual / Gasoline / 87 Octane
Specifications

Length 15 ft. 0.9 in.

Silhouette side

Height 5 ft. 6.4 in.

Width 6 ft. 8 in.

Silhouette front
Aerodynamic drag:
0.33 Cd
Angle of approach:
23 degrees
Angle of departure:
25 degrees
Front track:
5 ft. 0.9 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 8.7 in.
Height:
5 ft. 6.4 in.
Length:
15 ft. 0.9 in.
Maximum seating:
5
Rear track:
5 ft. 1.1 in.
Standard seating:
5
Wheelbase:
8 ft. 7.9 in.
Width:
6 ft. 8 in.
Width (no mirrors):
5 ft. 10.7 in.
Epa interior volume:
142.7 cu. ft.
Front head room:
41.4 in.
Front hip room:
53.9 in.
Front leg room:
43 in.
Front shoulder room:
57 in.
Maximum cargo volume:
74.7 cu. ft.
Passenger volume:
113.1 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
39.8 in.
Rear hip room:
53 in.
Rear leg room:
38 in.
Rear shoulder room:
56.5 in.
Standard cargo volume:
34.4 cu. ft.
Tires:
P225/60R17 98H
Tires (rear):
P225/60R17 98H
Turning circle:
34.8 ft.
Wheel size:
17.0 x 7.0
Wheel size (rear):
17.0 x 7.0
Fuel tank capacity:
15.9 gal.
Maximum towing capacity:
1500 lbs.
Payload:
1184 lbs.
Towing capacity:
1500 lbs.
Weight:
3296 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
4480 lbs.
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Subaru Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$22,395
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$21,179
Gas guzzler tax
Not Applicable
Warranty
Basic warranty
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Powertrain warranty
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Rust & corrosion warranty
5 Years
Free maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Roadside assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Available options
MSRP
Invoice
Sti shift knob 6mt leather & aluminum
$ 184
$ 119
Illuminated footwell - blue
$ 199
$ 129
Ash tray holder
$ 13
$ 8
Front side sill plate
$ 50
$ 32
Compartment separator
$ 367
$ 275
Luggage compartment cover (manual rear gate)
$ 172
$ 111
Exterior auto-dimming mirror with approach lighting
$ 200
$ 130
Cargo tray
$ 75
$ 52
Cargo organizer
$ 70
$ 45
Sti shift knob 6mt black duracon
$ 93
$ 60
Floor mats, all-weather
$ 76
$ 52
Ash tray - black
$ 20
$ 13
Shift knob 6mt leather
$ 132
$ 85
Cargo net seat back
$ 64
$ 41
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass
$ 210
$ 136
Cargo net vertical
$ 67
$ 43
Illuminated footwell - red
$ 199
$ 129
110v power outlet kit
$ 406
$ 304
Sti metal pedal kit - m/t
$ 190
$ 123
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 285
$ 185
Cigarette lighter
$ 40
$ 26
Cargo net side (qty 2)
$ 72
$ 46
Sun shades
$ 76
$ 49
Partial zero emissions vehicle
Partial zero emissions vehicle

Vehicles sold in the following states: AZ, CA, CT, MA, MD, ME, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, VT, and WA.

$ 0
$ 0
Engine block heater
$ 150
$ 97
Battery warmer
$ 40
$ 26
Body side molding kit - quartz blue pearl
$ 262
$ 170
Body side molding kit - crystal black silica
$ 262
$ 170
Body side molding kit - jasmine green
$ 262
$ 170
Rear bumper cover
$ 96
$ 62
Single exhaust tail pipe cover
$ 53
$ 34
Car cover
$ 140
$ 91
Body side molding - crystal white pearl
$ 262
$ 170
Bumper underguard front
$ 179
$ 116
Sport grille gunmetal trim
$ 462
$ 346
Rear bumper protector - bib style
$ 70
$ 45
Splash guard kit
$ 162
$ 105
Bumper underguard rear
$ 276
$ 179
Bumper corner molding kit
$ 75
$ 49
Fog lamp kit - black interior
$ 378
$ 283
Side window deflectors
$ 100
$ 65
Body side molding kit - venetian red pearl
$ 262
$ 170
Body side molding kit - burnished bronze
$ 262
$ 170
Body side molding kit - ice silver metallic
$ 262
$ 170
Body side molding kit - dark gray metallic
$ 262
$ 170
Fog lamp kit - gray interior
$ 378
$ 283
Cross bar set fixed (carrier base)
$ 434
$ 300
Fork-mounted bike carrier
$ 180
$ 117
Kayak carrier
$ 150
$ 98
Roof cargo carrier
$ 370
$ 277
Ski carrier lift kit
$ 20
$ 13
Bike attachment hitch mounted
Bike attachment hitch mounted

Do not use to transport bikes with solid disc wheels.

$ 275
$ 179
Roof cargo carrier - extended
$ 460
$ 345
Ski attachment 6 pair
$ 160
$ 104
Crossbar mounting clamps-ski attachment-fixed
$ 25
$ 16
Crossbar mounting clamps-bike/kayak-fixed cross
$ 25
$ 16
Alloy wheel set
Alloy wheel set

Includes four of each: alloy wheel, wheel cap, TPMS value, and TPMS value screw.

$ 806
$ 585
Wheel locks - steel wheels
$ 76
$ 49
Tweeter kit
$ 147
$ 95
Speaker kit
$ 299
$ 194
Car cover bag
$ 15
$ 10
Additional alaska destination charge
$ 150
$ 150
Protection package #1
Protection package #1

Includes Luggage Compartment Cover, Rear Seat Back Protector, Splash Guard Kit - Forester, Rear Bumper Cover, All Weather Mats - Set of 4.

$ 596
$ 388
Popular package 2
Popular package 2

Includes exterior auto dimming mirror with approach light, inside auto dim mirror with compass and Homelink, rear bumper cover, and cargo net seat back.

$ 681
$ 441
Base model
Base model

Includes vehicle with standard equipment. Package price is included in vehicle base MSRP. Required for ordering purposes.

$ 0
$ 0
Int. and ext. auto dimming mirror with approach lighting
Int. and ext. auto dimming mirror with approach lighting

Includes exterior auto dimming mirror with approach lighting, interior auto dim mirror with compass, driver and passenger side mirrors, and exterior mirror hardware kit.

$ 446
$ 289
Popular package #1
Popular package #1

Includes exterior auto dimming mirror with approach light, inside auto dim mirror with compass, rear bumper cover, and cargo net seat back.

$ 606
$ 392
Int. and ext. auto dimming mirror with homelink and approach lighting
Int. and ext. auto dimming mirror with homelink and approach lighting

Includes exterior auto dimming mirror with approach lighting, interior auto dim mirror with compass and Homelink, driver and passenger side mirrors, and exterior mirror hardware kit.

$ 521
$ 338
Rugged package 3
Rugged package 3

Includes carrier base, rear bumper cover, luggage compartment cover, and splash guard kit.

$ 864
$ 578
Security system shock sensor
Security system shock sensor

Activates security system alarm when shock to the vehicle is detected.

$ 196
$ 127
Rear seat back protector
$ 90
$ 58
Trailer hitch
Trailer hitch

No hitch ball and may need trailer brakes.

$ 607
$ 375
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Subaru Features

Comfort
Comfort features
Shift knob trim: Aluminum(optional), Leather(optional)
Reading lights: Front, Rear
Floor mats: Front, Rear
Foot pedal trim: Stainless steel(optional)
Door sill trim: Scuff plate(optional)
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Single
Air filtration
Front air conditioning
Headrests
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Front headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat manual adjustments: Lumbar
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Seats
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Rear vents: Second row
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 4
Front seat type: Bucket
Front headrests: 2
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height
Active head restraints: Dual front
Upholstery: Cloth
Seat cover: Rear seat back protector(optional)
Rear headrests: 3
Seatbelts
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Seatbelt force limiters: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Convenience
Convenience features
Multi-function remote: Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Trunk release
Cargo cover(optional)
Cruise control
Storage: Cargo tray(optional)
Camera system: Rearview
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Power steering
Power outlet(s): 115v(optional), Center console, In dash
Center console: Illuminated
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Internet radio app: Aha, Iheartradio, Pandora, Stitcher
Total speakers: 4
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio, Touch screen display
Premium brand speakers(optional)
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Telematics
Infotainment: Starlink
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Instrumentation
Multi-function display
Driver information system
External temperature display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Exterior
Windows
Sunshade: Side window(optional)
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy(optional)
Tires and rims
Spare wheel type: Steel
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Tire type: All season
Tire pressure monitoring system
Wheels: Steel
Spare tire
Spare tire size: Temporary
Lights
Daytime running lights
Exterior entry lights: Security approach lamps(optional)
Ambient lighting
Headlights: Auto off, Halogen
Front fog lights(optional)
Doors
Rear door type: Liftgate
Liftgate window: Fixed
Exterior features
Bumper detail: Front underguard(optional), Rear underguard(optional)
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Front suspension classification: Independent
Rear suspension type: Double wishbone
Front stabilizer bar
Rear shock type: Gas
Rear suspension classification: Independent
Rear stabilizer bar
Front shock type: Gas
Front struts: Macpherson
Powertrain & drivetrain
Drivetrain
Center differential: Viscous
Suv & truck equipment
Towing and hauling
Trailer hitch(optional)
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Subaru Colors

Exterior
Quartz blue pearl
Jasmine green metallic
Dark gray metallic
Crystal black silica
Crystal white pearl
Burnished bronze metallic
Venetian red pearl
Ice silver metallic
Ice silver metallic
Interior
Gray
Black
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Subaru Safety

Safety ratings
Source
Rating category
Rating score
NHTSA
Overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: driver
NHTSA
Front impact: passenger
NHTSA
Side impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: driver
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: rear passenger
NHTSA
Side pole impact: driver
NHTSA
Side impact: combined rear
NHTSA
Vehicle rollover rating
IIHS
Front impact: small overlap
IIHS
Front impact: moderate overlap
IIHS
Side impact
IIHS
Roof strength
IIHS
Head restraint system
IIHS
Crash prevention system
IIHS
Autoweb-calculated overall rating
AutoWeb
Overall safety rating
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Side curtain airbags
Front, rear
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Knee airbags
Driver
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Side airbags
Front
Front airbags
Dual
Brakes
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Braking assist
Power brakes
Abs
4-wheel
Rear brake type
Disc
Hill holder control
Child safety
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Mirrors
Vanity mirrors
Dual
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Side mirror adjustments
Power, manual folding
Safety
Rearview monitor
In dash
Safety brake pedal system
Security
Anti-theft system
Engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
Stability and traction
Stability control
Electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
Side mirrors
Auto-dimming
Security
Anti-theft system
Glass breakage sensor, alarm
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Subaru Forester Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
AWD 2.5i 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 6M
MPG 22 City / 29 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 22,395
AWD 2.5i 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 CVT
MPG 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 23,395
AWD 2.5i Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 6M
MPG 22 City / 29 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 25,295
AWD 2.5i Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 CVT
MPG 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 25,795
AWD 2.5i Limited 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i Limited 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 CVT
MPG 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 28,795
AWD 2.0XT Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.0XT Premium 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.0L Flat4 Turbo CVT
MPG 23 City / 28 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Flat4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 29,195
AWD 2.5i Touring 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.5i Touring 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.5L Flat4 CVT
MPG 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine 2.5L Flat4
MSRP $ 30,795
AWD 2.0XT Touring 4dr SUV/Crossover
AWD 2.0XT Touring 4dr SUV/Crossover
2.0L Flat4 Turbo CVT
MPG 23 City / 28 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 2.0L Flat4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 33,795