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2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring

4dr All-wheel Drive

2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

4dr All-wheel Drive

2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

4dr All-wheel Drive

2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i

4dr All-wheel Drive

2014 Subaru Forester
(2014 Subaru Forester 4dr AWD shown)
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2014 Subaru Forester
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2014 Subaru Forester
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2014 Subaru Forester
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MSRP $29,995 $23,495 $32,995 $21,995
Destination Charge $825 $825 $825 $825
Invoice Price $28,051 $22,176 $30,836 $20,811
Total List Price $30,820 $24,320 $33,820 $22,820
Available Engines 170-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas) 170-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas) 250-hp, 2.0-liter H-4 (premium) 170-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD 8-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed CVT w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed manual w/OD
Fuel Economy City 24 mpg 22 mpg 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 32 mpg 29 mpg 28 mpg 29 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data        
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data        
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good Good Good
Front, Head/Neck Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good Good Good
Front, Retraints and dummy kinematics Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good Good Good
Front, Chest Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good Good Good
Front, Lower leg/foot Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good Good Good
Front, Structure and safety cage Good Good Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Good Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good Good Good
Front, Overall evaluation Good Good Good Good
Front, Hip/thigh Good Good Good Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good Good Good
Overview 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview all wheel drive all wheel drive all wheel drive all wheel drive
Audio Overview AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 8 brand, amplifier, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 8 brand, amplifier, automatic equalizer, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 4, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
N/A Available:
5
N/A Available:
7
N/A Available:
6
N/A Available:
8
N/A N/A
Interior 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Air conditioning, front dual zone front automatic manual dual zone front automatic manual
Air filter Standard Standard Standard Standard
Underseat ducts Standard Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary visors dual dual dual dual
Cargo concealed storage Standard Standard Standard Standard
Cargo net Available Available Available Available
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard Standard Standard
Clock in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash
Compass Available Available Available Available
Cruise control Standard Standard Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear front and rear front
Gear shift knob trim leather/metal-look Standard:
urethane
leather/metal-look Standard:
urethane
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
N/A Available:
leather/aluminum
N/A Available:
leather/aluminum
12V DC power outlet 3 3 3 3
Overhead console mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage mini with storage
Floor console full full full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power power power
Rear windows power power power power
1-Touch Window Up driver driver driver N/A
1-Touch Window Down driver driver driver driver
Programmable garage door opener Available Available Available Available
Instrumentation digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog
Driver information center Standard Standard Standard N/A
Tachometer Standard Standard Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard Standard N/A
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard Standard Standard
Lighting - map lights front front front front
Lighting - dome light fade fade fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rear window defogger Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rearview mirror Standard:
day-night
Standard:
day-night
Standard:
day-night
Standard:
day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release mechanical mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote trunk release power N/A power N/A
Seatback storage pockets 2 1 2 1
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather/metal-look urethane leather/metal-look urethane
Seats 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Front seat type bucket bucket bucket bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 6-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Lumbar support driver driver driver N/A
Front armrests center center center center
Front head restraints adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt adjustable w/tilt
Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Rear seats 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear armrest Standard Standard Standard N/A
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim leather cloth leather cloth
Entertainment 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Radio AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
N/A Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
N/A N/A
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard Standard Standard
Voice recognition Standard Available Standard N/A
Speakers 8 brand Standard:
6
8 brand Standard:
4
N/A Available:
7
N/A Available:
5
N/A Available:
8
N/A Available:
6
Amplifier Standard N/A Standard N/A
Equalizer automatic N/A automatic N/A
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard Standard Standard
Navigation system with voice activation Available:
with voice activation
with voice activation N/A
1st row LCD screen 1 1 1 N/A
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Standard Standard Standard
Safety and Security 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection driver driver driver driver
Occupant sensor Standard Standard Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front front front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front front front
Headlights Standard:
halogen
halogen Standard:
halogen
halogen
Available:
high intensity low beam
N/A Available:
high intensity low beam
N/A
Exterior light control fully automatic auto off fully automatic auto off
Daytime running lights Standard Standard Standard Standard
Door curb lights 2 2 2 2
Illuminated entry Standard Standard Standard Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system Available N/A Available N/A
Panic alarm Standard Standard Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Standard Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard Standard Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard Standard Standard
Warranty 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Exterior 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof integrated roof
Body material galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Bodyside moldings Available:
body-colored
Available:
body-colored
Available:
body-colored
Available:
body-colored
Grille trim Standard:
with chrome bar
Standard:
with chrome bar
Standard:
chrome
Standard:
with chrome bar
Available:
black w/body-color surround
Available:
black w/body-color surround
Available:
black w/body-color surround
Available:
black w/body-color surround
Fog/driving lights front Available:
front
front Available:
front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door power liftgate liftgate power liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep deep light
Rear window type fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors Standard:
dual power remote
Standard:
dual power remote
Standard:
dual power remote
Standard:
dual power remote
Available:
power remote driver
Available:
power remote driver
Available:
power remote driver
Available:
power remote driver
Available:
power remote passenger
Available:
power remote passenger
Available:
power remote passenger
Available:
power remote passenger
Heated side mirrors Standard Standard Standard N/A
Mirrors, auto dimming Available:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver and passenger
Available:
driver and passenger
Sunroof 1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding glass Available:
1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding glass
1st and 2nd row regular express open/close sliding glass N/A
Spoiler lip N/A lip N/A
Roof rack Available Available Available Available
Roof rails Standard Standard Standard N/A
Tires P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS P225/55HR18.0 BSW AS P225/60HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels Standard:
17" silver aluminum
Standard:
17" silver aluminum
Standard:
18" machined aluminum
Standard:
17" steel
Available:
silver aluminum
Available:
silver aluminum
Available:
machined aluminum
Available:
silver aluminum
N/A N/A N/A Available:
steel
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps Available Available Available Available
Mechanical 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Engine 2.5L H-4 2.5L H-4 2.0L H-4 2.5L H-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Turbocharger N/A N/A intercooled turbo N/A
Recommended fuel regular unleaded regular unleaded premium unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard Standard Standard
Drive type all wheel all wheel all wheel all wheel
4WD shift electronic N/A electronic N/A
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Suspension tuning regular regular sport regular
Front suspension type strut strut strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type independent double wishbone independent double wishbone independent double wishbone independent double wishbone
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Available Standard Available
Transmission 6-spd CVT w/OD Standard:
6-spd man w/OD
8-spd CVT w/OD Standard:
6-spd man w/OD
N/A Available:
6-spd CVT w/OD
N/A Available:
6-spd CVT w/OD
Axle ratio 3.70 Standard:
4.44
4.11 Standard:
4.44
N/A Available:
3.70
N/A Available:
3.70
Remote vehicle starting system Available Available Available Available
Specifications 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i
Exterior length 180.9 " 180.9 " 180.9 " 180.9 "
Exterior body width 70.7 " 70.7 " 70.7 " 70.7 "
Exterior height 68.2 " 68.2 " 68.2 " 66.4 "
Engine 2.5L H-4 2.5L H-4 2.0L H-4 2.5L H-4
Horsepower 170 @ 5,800 rpm 170 @ 5,800 rpm 250 @ 5,600 rpm 170 @ 5,800 rpm
Torque 174 @ 4,100 rpm 174 @ 4,100 rpm 258 @ 2,000 rpm 174 @ 4,100 rpm
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant Standard Standard N/A Standard
Fuel economy - city 24 mpg 22 mpg 23 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 32 mpg 29 mpg 28 mpg 29 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.70 / 3.54 " 3.70 / 3.54 " 3.39 / 3.39 " 3.70 / 3.54 "
Curb weight 3,433 lbs. Standard:
3,285 lbs.
3,651 lbs. Standard:
3,296 lbs.
N/A Available:
3,325 lbs.
N/A Available:
3,346 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,480 lbs. 4,480 lbs. 4,652 lbs. 4,480 lbs.
Payload 900 lbs. 900 lbs. 900 lbs. 900 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs. 1,500 lbs.
Wheelbase 103.9 " 103.9 " 103.9 " 103.9 "
Front track 60.9 " 60.9 " 60.9 " 60.9 "
Rear track 61.1 " 61.1 " 61.1 " 61.1 "
Turning radius 17.4 ' 17.4 ' 17.4 ' 17.4 '
Drag coefficient .33 .33 .33 .33
Front legroom 43.0 " 43.0 " 43.0 " 43.0 "
Rear legroom 38.0 " 38.0 " 38.0 " 38.0 "
Front headroom 40.0 " Standard:
41.4 "
40.0 " 41.4 "
N/A Available:
40.0 "
N/A N/A
Rear headroom 37.5 " Standard:
39.8 "
37.5 " 39.8 "
N/A Available:
37.5 "
N/A N/A
Front hiproom 53.9 " 53.9 " 53.9 " 53.9 "
Rear hiproom 53.0 " 53.0 " 53.0 " 53.0 "
Front shoulder room 57.0 " 57.0 " 57.0 " 57.0 "
Rear shoulder room 56.5 " 56.5 " 56.5 " 56.5 "
Luggage volume 31.5 cu.ft. 34.4 cu.ft. 31.5 cu.ft. 34.4 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 68.5 cu.ft. 74.7 cu.ft. 68.5 cu.ft. 74.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 103 cu.ft. Standard:
108 cu.ft.
103 cu.ft. 108 cu.ft.
N/A Available:
103 cu.ft.
N/A N/A
Fuel tank 15.9 gal. 15.9 gal. 15.9 gal. 15.9 gal.