Every Forester 2.5i model is a Partial Zero Emissions Vehicle (PZEV), meaning it exceeds California's stringent emissions standards and offers lower emissions than some hybrid or alternative fuel vehicles.
2.0XT models feature a 250-horsepower Direct-Injection Turbocharged SUBARU BOXER® engine that adds power and performance to the adventurous side of Forester.
Paddle shifters are mounted for fingertip control, giving you the power to select the gear ratio that best suits your driving situation in 6- or 8-speed manual mode. The result is a sharper and sportier drive.
Keep warm when the temperature gets cool with a heated steering wheel.
The balanced design of Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive creates uniform stability and delivers an optimal distribution of power for maximum traction. It makes for improved handling, efficiency and a quicker response to road conditions.
Like all Subaru models, every Forester is built in a zero-landfill plant, helping you respect the earth while exploring it.
Get a clearer look around every bend, with LED Steering Responsive Headlights which respond when you turn the wheel.
The available 10-way adjustable power driver's seat also features an available two-position memory function, providing optimal comfort at the touch of a button.
The Forester features an available premium audio system with 8 speakers and a 576-watt-equivalent amplifier from Harman Kardon, a 7-inch high-resolution touch screen, and SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.
Available heated steering wheel with audio, Bluetooth® and multi-function display controls.
EyeSight monitors traffic movement, optimizes cruise control, and warns you when you're swaying outside your lane. The Pre-Collision Braking feature can even apply full braking force in emergency situations. Another way Subaru designs vehicles with your safety in mind.
STARLINK Multimedia connects apps to your vehicle and to your fingertips. Access news, navigation, food, weather, music, podcasts, audiobooks, and other multimedia content through Pandora, Aha, STARLINK apps and available SiriusXM® Satellite Radio. Whether you use an iOS or Android device, you can keep your hands on the wheel and attention on the road.
STARLINK Safety and Security includes Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Stolen Vehicle Recovery, and added convenience with Remote Services. Whether you’re in your vehicle, at your computer, or on your iOS or Android mobile device, STARLINK Safety and Security helps keep you and your vehicle safe.
Using radar sensors, the Blind-Spot Detection system warns you with a visual indicator in each side mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spots. Rear Cross-Traffic Alert helps warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up, utilizing an audible warning and flashing visual indicator in your side mirrors and rear-vision camera display.