Compare Subaru Forester

How Does the Subaru Forester Compare to the Competition?


If you're looking for a compact SUV with a reliable ride that also offers impressive capabilities, then the Subaru Forester could be just what you need. This vehicle offers an efficient and long-lasting ride that you can count on for all kinds of driving adventures. We know that this SUV has a lot of competition and you might be wondering what makes this model stand out from the crowd. Below, you'll see how the Forester compares to competing vehicles like the RAV4 and CR-V.

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Subaru Forester vs. Toyota RAV4

Both of these vehicles offer room for five, with great fuel economy ratings and exciting features. But the Forester has a lot to offer that the RAV4 doesn't:

  • The Forester has a starting price of $22,395 which allows you to save more than the RAV4's $24,350 starting price.
  • You can choose either a 170-hrsepower engine or a 250-horsepower engine in the Forester, depending on your preferences. The RAV4 only offers one option: a176-horsepower engine.
  • The Forester allows you to choose the transmission that works for you: a 6-speed manual, a 6-speed CVT or an 8-speed CVT. The RAV4 only offers one option: a 6-speed automatic.
  • You can enjoy standard AWD in the Forester with the Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system; the RAV4 charges extra for AWD.

Subaru Forester vs Honda CR-V

Both of these vehicles offer great safety and tech features, but there are a lot of things that the Forester does better than the CR-V:

  • The Forester starts at $22,395, so you can save more than if you choose the CR-V, which starts at $23,745.
  • You can customize your drive in the Forester with a choice of a 170-hrsepower engine or a 250-horsepower engine; the CR-V only offers one option: a185-horsepower engine.
  • There are more transmission options available in the Forester: 6-speed manual, a 6-speed CVT or and 8-speed CVT . The CRV only offers one option.
  • The Forester offers more cargo and passenger space than the CR-V.
  • Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive comes standard in the Forester, while the CR-V charges extra for AWD.

To find out more about the Subaru Forester and all it has to offer, come on over to our dealership here in Corpus Christi, TX. We would be happy to show you the models we have available and arrange a test drive so you can see for yourself what this vehicle can do.