2017 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. 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:
134.8 cu. ft.
Front head room:
40 in.
Front hip room:
53.9 in.
Front leg room:
43 in.
Front shoulder room:
57 in.
Maximum cargo volume:
68.5 cu. ft.
Passenger volume:
103.3 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
37.5 in.
Rear hip room:
53 in.
Rear leg room:
38 in.
Rear shoulder room:
56.5 in.
Standard cargo volume:
31.5 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:
1162 lbs.
Towing capacity:
1500 lbs.
Weight:
3349 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
4480 lbs.
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Subaru Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$25,495
Destination charge
$875
Invoice
$24,032
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
Compartment separator
$ 369
$ 276
Cargo net side (qty 2)
$ 73
$ 47
Illuminated footwell - red
$ 202
$ 131
Shift knob 6mt leather
$ 132
$ 85
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass
$ 232
$ 150
Sun shades
$ 76
$ 49
Sti shift knob 6mt black duracon
$ 93
$ 60
110v power outlet kit
$ 410
$ 307
Cigarette lighter
$ 40
$ 26
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 342
$ 222
Ash tray holder
$ 13
$ 8
Cargo tray
$ 81
$ 52
Ash tray - black
$ 20
$ 13
Luggage compartment cover (manual rear gate)
$ 172
$ 111
Floor mats, all-weather
$ 81
$ 52
Front side sill plate
$ 25
$ 16
Sti metal pedal kit - m/t
$ 192
$ 124
Illuminated footwell - blue
$ 202
$ 131
Cargo organizer
$ 70
$ 45
Sti shift knob 6mt leather & aluminum
$ 184
$ 119
Cargo net seat back
$ 64
$ 41
Battery warmer
$ 40
$ 26
Engine block heater
$ 149
$ 97
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
Body side molding kit - dark gray metallic
$ 265
$ 172
Door edge guard - crystal white pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Rear bumper protector - bib style
$ 70
$ 45
Fog light kit - black interior
$ 379
$ 284
Car cover
$ 140
$ 91
Single exhaust tail pipe cover
$ 53
$ 34
Bumper underguard rear
$ 240
$ 156
Door edge guard - venetian red pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Body side molding kit - venetian red pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding kit - crystal black silica
$ 265
$ 172
Body side molding kit - ice silver metallic
$ 265
$ 172
Exterior auto dim mirror with approach light
$ 232
$ 150
Body side molding kit - jasmine green
$ 265
$ 172
Door edge guard - crystal black silica
$ 147
$ 95
Side window deflectors
$ 100
$ 65
Sport grille gunmetal trim
$ 495
$ 371
Door edge guard - dark gray metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Body side molding kit - quartz blue pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Rear bumper corner molding
$ 40
$ 26
Door edge guard - ice silver metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Splash guard kit
$ 167
$ 108
Door edge guard - jasmine green metallic
$ 147
$ 95
Body side molding - crystal white pearl
$ 265
$ 172
Fog light kit - gray interior
$ 379
$ 284
Door edge guard - quartz blue pearl
$ 147
$ 95
Rear bumper cover
$ 98
$ 63
Moonroof air deflector
$ 100
$ 65
Ski and snowboard carrier
$ 200
$ 130
Heavy duty roof cargo basket
$ 370
$ 240
Kayak carrier
$ 220
$ 143
Roof cargo carrier
$ 470
$ 305
Cross bar set - aero
$ 181
$ 117
Bike carrier - wheel holder
$ 50
$ 32
Roof cargo carrier-extended
$ 530
$ 344
Paddle carrier
$ 280
$ 182
Bike carrier - fork-mounted
$ 180
$ 117
Bike carrier - roof mounted
$ 200
$ 130
Bike carrier - hitch mounted
$ 370
$ 240
Wheel locks - alloy 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 #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
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 #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 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
Rugged package #1
Rugged package #1

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

$ 618
$ 399
Standard mdoel
Standard mdoel

Includes vehicle with standard equipment and all-weather package: heated front seats, windshield wiper de-icer, and heated exterior side mirrors.

$ 0
$ 0
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)
Door sill trim: Scuff plate(optional)
Steering wheel trim: Urethane
Shift knob trim: Aluminum(optional), Leather(optional), Urethane
Reading lights: Front, Rear
Floor mats: Front, Rear
Dash trim: Aluminum
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Single
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control
Air filtration
Headrests
Front headrests: Adjustable
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat: Heated
Driver seat power adjustments: 10, Lumbar, Reclining
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Heated
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Rear seat manual adjustments: Reclining
Seats
Seat cover: Rear seat back protector(optional)
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Active head restraints: Dual front
Rear vents: Second row
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 4, Reclining
Driver seat power adjustments: Height
Front seat type: Bucket
Upholstery: Cloth
Rear headrests: 3
Armrests: Rear center with cupholders
Front headrests: 2
Seatbelts
Seatbelt force limiters: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Convenience
Convenience features
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone, Voice recognition
Power outlet(s): 115v(optional), Cargo area, Center console, In dash
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Multi-function remote: Fuel filler door release, Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Trunk release
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Center console: Illuminated
Cargo cover(optional)
Overhead console: Front
Cruise control
Power steering
Camera system: Rearview
Storage: Cargo tray(optional)
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Premium brand speakers: Kicker(optional)
Voice recognition
Internet radio app: Aha, Iheartradio, Pandora, Stitcher
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Usb
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio, Touch screen display
Total speakers: 6
Telematics
Electronic messaging assistance: Voice operated, With read function
Satellite communications: Voice guided directions
Phone: Voice activated
Infotainment: Starlink
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Instrumentation
Multi-function display
External temperature display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Driver information system
Exterior
Roof
Roof rails color: Black
Roof rails
Moonroof / sunroof wind deflector(optional)
Moonroof / sunroof: One-touch open/close, Power panoramic, Sliding sunshade, Tilt/slide
Windows
Sunshade: Side window(optional)
One-touch windows: 2
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Tire pressure monitoring system
Spare wheel type: Steel
Tire type: All season
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Spare tire
Spare tire size: Temporary
Lights
Front fog lights(optional)
Headlights: Auto off, Halogen
Exterior entry lights: Puddle lamps(optional), Security approach lamps(optional)
Ambient lighting
Taillights: Rear center
Daytime running lights
Doors
Rear door type: Liftgate
Liftgate window: Fixed
Exterior features
Rear spoiler: Roofline
Bumper detail: Rear underguard(optional)
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Rear stabilizer bar
Front struts: Macpherson
Front suspension classification: Independent
Front stabilizer bar
Rear shock type: Gas
Front shock type: Gas
Rear suspension type: Double wishbone
Rear suspension classification: Independent
Powertrain & drivetrain
Drivetrain
Center differential: Viscous
Suv & truck equipment
Towing and hauling
Trailer hitch(optional)
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Subaru Colors

Exterior
Venetian red pearl
Crystal white pearl
Crystal black silica
Jasmine green metallic
Dark gray metallic
Quartz blue pearl
Ice silver 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
Side-curtain airbag rollover sensor
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Front airbags
Dual
Knee airbags
Driver
Side airbags
Front
Side curtain airbags
Rear, front
Brakes
Power brakes
Braking assist
Rear brake type
Disc
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Abs
4-wheel
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Mirrors
Side mirror adjustments
Power, manual folding
Side mirrors
Heated
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Safety
Safety brake pedal system
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
Stability and traction
Traction control
Stability control
Electronic
Safety: optional features
Security
Anti-theft system
Glass breakage sensor, alarm
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