• (4.2) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $5$7,769
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 24
  • Engine: 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 5
1999 Subaru Forester

1999 Subaru Forester Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

While others develop sport-utes built off cars, Subaru has a pair of such hybrids in showrooms, the compact Outback built off the Legacy wagon and the subcompact Forester built off the Impreza wagon. We tested the '99 Forester, fairly attractive and certainly very practical in terms of offering all-wheel-drive for all-season motoring. Cute and cuddly, but Forester has two faults tha... Read full review for the 1999 Subaru Forester

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99 Subaru Just as safe as they say

by Just me from Redmond WA on February 13, 2011

I bought my 1999 Subaru Forester in September 1998 - brand new off the lot. I was the only owner. I had 187K on the car all my miles - combination of highway and city. The car averaged 25MPH up to the... Read Full Review

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