Compare 6 trims on the 2009 Subaru Forester

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, and aren’t overpaying for those you don’t want.


Our comparison will help you prioritize the trims that are right for you.

Style
4dr Auto X 4dr Man X 4dr Man X 4dr Auto X
Inventory price
Starting at $21,395 Starting at $20,195 Starting at $19,995 Starting at $21,195
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T M/T M/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
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4dr Auto X L.L. Bean Ed *Ltd Avail* 4dr Auto X L.L. Bean Ed *Ltd Avail*
Inventory price
Starting at $26,195 Starting at $25,995
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto X L.L. Bean w/Nav *Ltd Avail* 4dr Auto X L.L. Bean w/Nav *Ltd Avail*
Inventory price
Starting at $27,995 Starting at $27,795
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto X Limited 4dr Auto X Limited
Inventory price
Starting at $25,995 Starting at $26,195
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto X Limited w/Nav 4dr Auto X Limited w/Nav
Inventory price
Starting at $27,995 Starting at $27,795
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto X w/Prem/All-Weather 4dr Man X w/Prem/All-Weather 4dr Man X w/Prem/All-Weather 4dr Auto X w/Prem/All-Weather
Inventory price
Starting at $24,095 Starting at $23,095 Starting at $22,895 Starting at $23,895
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T M/T M/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
Full specs
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4dr Man X w/Premium Pkg 4dr Auto X w/Premium Pkg 4dr Auto X w/Premium Pkg 4dr Man X w/Premium Pkg
Inventory price
Starting at $22,695 Starting at $23,695 Starting at $23,495 Starting at $22,495
MPG
22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG 22 combined MPG
Engine
170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 170.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
M/T A/T A/T M/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto XT 4dr Auto XT
Inventory price
Starting at $26,195 Starting at $26,195
MPG
21 combined MPG 21 combined MPG
Engine
224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto XT Ltd 4dr Auto XT Ltd
Inventory price
Starting at $28,195 Starting at $28,195
MPG
21 combined MPG 21 combined MPG
Engine
224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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4dr Auto XT Ltd w/Nav 4dr Auto XT Ltd w/Nav
Inventory price
Starting at $29,995 Starting at $29,995
MPG
21 combined MPG 21 combined MPG
Engine
224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 224.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
A/T A/T
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5
Full specs
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