Kelley Blue Book Value®
$1,820 - $25,395
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
22 City / 27 HWY
Horsepower
165
Seats
5
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Kelley Blue Book Value®
$1,820 - $25,395
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
22 City / 27 HWY
Horsepower
165
Seats
5

Subaru Forester Models & Trims

L $3,020 - $4,349*
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 15 x 6 in. - Alloy, Steel
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
S $22,895 - $23,695
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 16 x 6.5 in. - Alloy
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
S w/Premium Pkg $1,820 - $3,095*
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Cloth
Standard Wheels: 16 x 6.5 in. - Alloy
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
S w/Premium Pkg & Leather $25,395
Horsepower: 165 hp
Engine Type: Gas Flat 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Leather
Standard Wheels: 16 x 6.5 in. - Alloy
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning

*Prices are Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

Owner Reviews

4.53

58 Reviews

64% 29% 5% 2 star 0% 2%

Owner reviews are verified by our team and cannot be altered or removed.

Subaru forester burns oil.

I love my Subaru forester. The all wheel drive system is amazing. I can plow through snow that most people cannot handle in a truck. The interior is super nice. I have the model s which has heated seats, leather interior, and a massive moonroof. My only qualms with the car are dealing with the engine. My car is over 200, 000 miles so that definitely plays a part in it but it burns oil and has had a few minor electrical issues because of it. I bout it used so my guess is it is just had a long hard life. Overall I think Subaru’s are tough, high quality vehicles.

- Nathan R

It supports my needs for hauling things & friends.

It's been reliable throughout the time I've owned it & I appreciate the space I have within it to move people and things without being a gas guzzler. When It's need to be fixed in a major way (like that time I lost my transmission) the Subaru dealership in that area has been SUPER helpful and offered amazing deals to support me as an honor (like giving me a brand new transmission for $100 2 days after my warranty expired.) I enjoy driving it even as it is getting older and older because it serves my lifestyle needs as an artist, educator, and dog owner.

- Stacy I

Buy it. You will not be sorry.

The vehicle performs well with routine maintenance, is very reliable, maneuverability is excellent, gets 21 mpg city driving and 29 mpg on freeway. I have had this vehicle for 17 years. It is a very comfortable vehicle both for driver and passenger. AWD handles very well in various severe weather conditions. Cargo compartment is roomy and with the added ability to fold down the back seat, it allows even greater options for transporting large items.

- Cathy G

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Compare Models & Key Features

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Key Specs

Overview

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$3,020 - $4,349
N/A

Horsepower

Horsepower
165 hp
165 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.5L SOHC SMPI 16
2.5L SOHC SMPI 16
Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Standard

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Not Available
Standard

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Standard
Standard

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Standard
Standard

Power Windows

Power Windows
Standard
Standard

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Standard
Standard

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Standard
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43 in.
43 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.2 in.
40.2 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.4 in.
33.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.6 in.
39.6 in.

Entertainment

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Navigation & Communication

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Cloth
Cloth

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Standard

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Standard

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Standard
Standard
Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
205/70SR15
215/60HR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
99.4 in.
99.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.7 ft.
34.7 ft.

Length

Length
175.6 in.
175.6 in.

Width

Width
68.3 in.
68.3 in.
Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
3140 - 3190 .lbs
3140 - 3195 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
165 hp
165 hp

Torque

Torque
166 ft. lbs.
166 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Weight

Maximum Towing Weight
165 .lbs
165 .lbs

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Not Available
Standard

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Standard

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 mpg
25 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
22 mpg

Highway

Highway
27 mpg
27 mpg

Suspension

Transmission

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Standard
Standard

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks
Standard
Standard

Assistance

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Standard
Standard

Safety & Reliability

NHTSA Crash Test
  • Overall

  • Front

  • Side

  • Rollover

*National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

IIHS Crash Test
  • Moderate Overlap Front

  • Side

    N/A
  • Roof Strength

    N/A
  • Driver-side Overlap Front

    N/A

*Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

JD Power Rating
Not Rated by JD Power

*JD Power Circle Ratings