Subaru Forester

Which Small SUV in 2017 Has the Best Rear Visibility?

By Kelsey Mays on Mon Apr 24 07:00:34 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — A lot has changed since I last stacked up blind spot visibility among compact SUVs. For starters, those SUVs have become wildly popular: The Ford Escape outsells everything but the F-Series, while the bestsellers at Honda and Nissan… Read More

Which Small SUV in 2017 Has the Best Rear Visibility?

By Kelsey Mays on Mon Apr 24 07:00:34 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — A lot has changed since I last stacked up blind spot visibility among compact SUVs. For starters, those SUVs have become wildly popular: The Ford Escape outsells everything but the F-Series, while the bestsellers at Honda and Nissan… Read More

Subaru Ascent Concept Video Review

By Kelsey Mays on Wed Apr 19 07:00:34 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Subaru hasn't had a three-row family SUV since the not-so-loved Tribeca exited the stage in 2014, but now the automaker is coming back into the segment with an SUV called the Ascent, which debuted at the 2017 New… Read More

Subaru Unveils Ascent SUV Concept in New York

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Apr 12 08:30:00 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Subaru is hoping to raise its SUV game with the Ascent concept, making its world debut at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. The three-row, seven-passenger, full-size SUV features an all-new turbocharged, direct-injected engine, which the automaker… Read More

Consumer Review of the Week: 2017 Subaru Forester

By Fred Meier on Fri Feb 24 17:00:20 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Automakers work hard to build loyalty and attract repeat buyers, and many of our consumer reviewers evaluate their new vehicle against the one they traded. This repeat buyer of a 2017 Subaru Forester found Subaru had addressed some reservations about… Read More

2016 Compact SUV Driving Ranges

By Rick Popely on Tue Dec 27 07:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — SUVs are the hot ticket in the auto market, and compact models that offer more utility than most passenger cars but without a major gas-mileage penalty are in one of the hottest segments. The four best-selling SUVs —… Read More

2017 Compact SUV Driving Ranges

By Rick Popely on Tue Dec 27 07:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — SUVs are the hot ticket in the auto market, and compact models that offer more utility than most passenger cars but without a major gas-mileage penalty are in one of the hottest segments. The four best-selling SUVs —… Read More

Study Shows Which Cars Owners Keep Driving

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 15 05:00:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — You know the adage of driving a car until the wheels fall off? It turns out about 1 in 8 new-car shoppers go a long way toward doing just that. Used-car shopping website iSeeCars.com reports 12.9 percent of… Read More

IIHS Announces Initial 2017 Safety Winners

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 08 10:54:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has again toughened requirements for earning its top award, Top Safety Pick Plus. Vehicles must now have acceptable or better scores in IIHS' new headlight evaluations. Like before, they also must have… Read More

2017 Jeep Compass Preview

By Fred Meier on Wed Nov 16 23:01:50 GMT-06:00 2016

Competes with: Ford Escape, Subaru Forester, Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue Looks like: A Jeep Grand Cherokee had a "moment" with a Cherokee Drivetrain: One engine (a 2.4-liter four-cylinder), two four-wheel drive systems, three transmissions (six-speed manual and six-and nine-speed automatics) … Read More

Recall Alert: 100,000 Subaru Cars, SUVs and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Oct 26 09:27:04 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 100,000 model-year 2007-09 Subaru Legacy sedans and Outback wagons, 2008-14 Impreza cars and 2009-13 Forester SUVS, all equipped with turbocharged engines The Problem: The relay that controls the secondary air-injection pump may fail, causing the pump… Read More