2017 Subaru Forester

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MPG: 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine: 2.5L Flat4
Vehicle type: Compact SUV/Crossover
Fuel type: Gasoline / 87 Octane
Transmission: Continuously Variable (CVT)
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
Continuously Variable (CVT)
Drive type
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 24 City / 32 Hwy / 27 Comb
2.5L Flat4 / Continuously Variable (CVT) / Gasoline / 87 Octane
Specifications

Length 15 ft. 1.5 in.

Silhouette side

Height 5 ft. 8.2 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. 8.2 in.
Length:
15 ft. 1.5 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:
108.3 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:
1114 lbs.
Towing capacity:
1500 lbs.
Weight:
3395 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
4480 lbs.
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Subaru Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$23,595
Destination charge
$875
Invoice
$22,272
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
Cargo net vertical
$ 67
$ 43
Cigarette lighter
$ 40
$ 26
110v power outlet kit
$ 410
$ 307
Compartment separator
$ 369
$ 276
Sti metal pedal kit - a/t
$ 172
$ 111
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass
$ 232
$ 150
Sun shades
$ 76
$ 49
Shift knob - leather cvt
$ 99
$ 64
Cargo net side (qty 2)
$ 73
$ 47
Illuminated footwell - red
$ 202
$ 131
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 342
$ 222
Cargo organizer
$ 70
$ 45
Sti shift knob - cvt
$ 193
$ 125
Ash tray - black
$ 20
$ 13
Cargo tray
$ 81
$ 52
Floor mats, all-weather
$ 81
$ 52
Illuminated footwell - blue
$ 202
$ 131
Ash tray holder
$ 13
$ 8
Luggage compartment cover (manual rear gate)
$ 172
$ 111
Cargo net seat back
$ 64
$ 41
Front side sill plate
$ 25
$ 16
Engine block heater
$ 149
$ 97
Remote engine starter kit
$ 451
$ 338
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
Battery warmer
$ 40
$ 26
Door edge guard - venetian red pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Side window deflectors
$ 100
$ 65
Fog light kit - black interior
$ 379
$ 284
Splash guard kit
$ 167
$ 108
Body side molding kit - crystal black silica
$ 265
$ 172
Door edge guard - dark gray metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Door edge guard - crystal white pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Body side molding kit - jasmine green
$ 265
$ 172
Single exhaust tail pipe cover
$ 53
$ 34
Rear bumper corner molding
$ 40
$ 26
Exterior auto dim mirror with approach light
$ 232
$ 150
Sport grille gunmetal trim
$ 495
$ 371
Rear bumper protector - bib style
$ 70
$ 45
Door edge guard - ice silver metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Body side molding kit - ice silver metallic
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding kit - quartz blue pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding kit - dark gray metallic
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding - crystal white pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding kit - venetian red pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Fog light kit - gray interior
$ 379
$ 284
Bumper underguard rear
$ 240
$ 156
Door edge guard - crystal black silica
$ 147
$ 95
Car cover
$ 140
$ 91
Door edge guard - quartz blue pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Rear bumper cover
$ 98
$ 63
Door edge guard - jasmine green metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Cross bar set - aero
$ 181
$ 117
Kayak carrier
$ 220
$ 143
Ski and snowboard carrier
$ 200
$ 130
Bike carrier - fork-mounted
$ 180
$ 117
Bike carrier - wheel holder
$ 50
$ 32
Roof cargo carrier
$ 470
$ 305
Bike carrier - roof mounted
$ 200
$ 130
Paddle carrier
$ 280
$ 182
Bike carrier - hitch mounted
$ 370
$ 240
Cross bar set fixed (carrier base)
$ 401
$ 300
Roof cargo carrier-extended
$ 530
$ 344
Heavy duty roof cargo basket
$ 370
$ 240
Wheel locks - alloy wheels
$ 78
$ 50
Alloy wheel set
Alloy wheel set

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

$ 1,567
$ 1,083
Wheel locks - steel wheels
$ 78
$ 50
Tweeter kit
$ 148
$ 96
Kicker audio upgrade package
Kicker audio upgrade package

Includes upgraded speaker kit and tweeter kit.

$ 350
$ 217
Speaker kit
$ 302
$ 196
Additional alaska destination charge
$ 150
$ 150
Car cover bag
$ 15
$ 10
Popular package #1a
Popular package #1a

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

$ 626
$ 404
Interior and exterior auto-dim mirror with approach lighting
Interior and exterior auto-dim mirror with approach lighting

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

$ 464
$ 300
Protection package #1
Protection package #1

Includes cargo cover, rear seat back protector, splash guards, rear bumper cover, front and rear all-weather floor mats.

$ 610
$ 393
Popular package #2a
Popular package #2a

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

$ 736
$ 476
Rugged package 3
Rugged package 3

Includes carrier base, rear bumper cover, cargo cover, and splash guard.

$ 838
$ 582
Rugged package #1
Rugged package #1

Includes aero cross bars, rear bumper cover, cargo cover, and splash guard.

$ 618
$ 399
Alloy wheel package
Alloy wheel package

Includes X-mode auto-up / auto-down front passenger window, roof rails black finish, and 17-inch machined-finish alloy wheels.

$ 600
$ 500
Base model
Base model

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

$ 0
$ 0
Interior and exterior auto-dim mirror with homeink and approach lighting
Interior and exterior auto-dim mirror with homeink and approach lighting

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

$ 574
$ 372
Security system shock sensor
Security system shock sensor

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

$ 198
$ 128
Rear seat back protector
$ 92
$ 59
Trailer hitch plug
$ 30
$ 19
Trailer hitch
Trailer hitch

No hitch ball and may need trailer brakes.

$ 668
$ 484
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Subaru Features

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

Exterior
Crystal black silica
Venetian red pearl
Crystal white pearl
Quartz blue pearl
Ice silver metallic
Jasmine green metallic
Dark gray metallic
Interior
Black
Gray
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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
AutoWeb
Overall safety rating
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Knee airbags
Driver
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags
Front
Side curtain airbags
Front, rear
Front airbags
Dual
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Brakes
Rear brake type
Disc
Braking assist
Power brakes
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Abs
4-wheel
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Vanity mirrors
Dual
Side mirror adjustments
Manual folding, power
Safety
Safety brake pedal system
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Alarm with remote, engine immobilizer
Stability and traction
Traction control
Stability control
Electronic
Safety: optional features
Security
Anti-theft system
Alarm, glass breakage sensor
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
Side mirrors
Auto-dimming
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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 $ 22,595
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 $ 23,595
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 $ 25,495
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 $ 25,995
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 $ 29,195
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 $ 29,295
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 $ 31,295
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 $ 34,295