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2012 Subaru Forester 2.5X specs & colors

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2012 Subaru Forester 2.5X

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Black / Copper




EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle - AWD
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Compact
Front Wheel Size 16 x 6.5 in
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Engine Type Gas Flat 4
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 174 @ 4100
Displacement 2.5L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5800
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - City 354.90 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 23 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 456.30 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 21 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 27 MPG
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.33
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.06
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Trans Description Cont. Manual
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.09
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x -TBD- in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Brake Type Power
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.7 x -TBD- in
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.9 gal
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Size P215/65HR16
Front Tire Size P215/65HR16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 240 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2400 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 360 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2400 lbs
Base Curb Weight 3250 lbs
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 37.5 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 33.5 ft³
Front Shoulder Room 56.1 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline N/A in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 33.9 in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Second Head Room 40.4 in
Front Head Room 41.6 in
Track Width, Front 60.2 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 68.3 ft³
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.1 in
Length, Overall 179.5 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 61.8 in
Front Leg Room 43.1 in
Front Hip Room 52.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.6 in
Liftover Height 27.4 in
Wheelbase 103.0 in
Second Leg Room 38.0 in
Trunk Volume N/A ft³
Passenger Volume 107.6 ft³
Height, Overall 65.9 in
Track Width, Rear 60.2 in
Min Ground Clearance 8.9 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 42.2 in
Second Hip Room 52.7 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Carpeted floor mats Standard
Cargo area tie down hooks, grocery bag hooks Standard
Ambient temp gauge Standard
Manual air conditioning Standard
Symmetrical all-wheel drive Standard
Engine immobilizer Standard
Double wishbone suspension Standard
Security system Standard
Advanced frontal airbags (SRS) -inc: front passenger-side occupant detection system Standard
Pwr assisted steering Standard
2.5L DOHC MPFI 16-valve 4-cyl boxer engine -inc: double overhead chain driven camshafts w/auto chain tensioner Standard
Pre-wire for SiriusXM satellite radio Standard
Headlights auto-off w/ignition switch Standard
Direct ignition system Standard
Pwr windows w/driver-side auto-down feature Standard
Average fuel economy gauge Standard
6-way manual driver seat Standard
Electronic throttle control (ETC) Standard
Rear child safety door locks Standard
3-point rear seatbelts for all three seating positions Standard
Active valve control system (ACVS) variable valve timing Standard
LATCH rear child safety seat anchors Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
P215/65HR16 all-season tires Standard
Brake assist Standard
Cloth seat trim, upholstery Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) Standard
Multi-functional center console -inc: storage w/adjustable armrest lid, dual cup holders Standard
60/40 split fold down rear bench seat -inc: head restraints at all seating positions, armrest Standard
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS) Standard
Remote keyless entry Standard
4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Visors w/dual covered vanity mirrors Standard
16" steel wheels w/full wheel covers Standard
3-point height-adjustable front seatbelts Standard
Driver's seatback pocket Standard
Illuminated ignition switch ring Standard
5-speed manual transmission Standard
Rear defogger Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3/WMA player -inc: (4) speakers, radio broadcast data system (RBDS), 3.5mm aux input jack, roof-mounted antenna Standard
Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) Standard
Cruise control Standard
Interior accent lighting Standard
Black foldable pwr mirrors Standard
Front & rear side curtain airbags (SRS) w/roll over sensor Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Dome light w/off-delay feature Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Rear window wiper w/washer Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Driver & front passenger pelvis/torso side airbags Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers w/washer Standard
12V aux pwr outlets -inc: dash, center console, cargo area Standard
(2) bottle holders in doors Standard
Air filtration system Standard
Overhead console Standard
Front bucket seats w/active head restraints, height adjusters Standard
Safety brake pedal system Standard

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