2017 Subaru Forester specs & colors

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  • Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass
  • Part number H501SSG201
  • Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lighting

Popular Package #1A

$737

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  • Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass & HomeLink
  • Part number H501SSG301
  • Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lighting

Popular Package #2A

$350

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  • Tweeter Kit
  • Part number H631SFJ101
  • Upgraded Speakers

Kicker Audio Upgrade Package

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$0

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$610

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  • Cargo Cover - Manual Rear Gate
  • Part number 65550SG001VH
  • Not for use w/installed Compartment Cover

Protection Package #1

$838

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  • Cargo Cover - Manual Rear Gate
  • Part number 65550SG001VH
  • Not for use w/installed Compartment Cover

Rugged Package #3

Specifications

EPA Classification Small SUV 4WD

Rear Wheel Size 17 X 7 in
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Size 17 X 7 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) N/A

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 174 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5800
Displacement 2.5 L/152
Engine Type Regular Unleaded H-4

Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy 445.20 mi
Cruising Range - City 349.80 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 24 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 28 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 22 MPG

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High N/A
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.44
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.97
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.64
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low N/A
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.89

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone

Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 10.8 in
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) N/A
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.6 in

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 15.9 gal

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.8 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A

Rear Tire Size P225/60HR17
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P225/60HR17

Maximum Trailering Capacity 1500 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 150 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 1500 lbs

Curb Weight N/A lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity N/A lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight 3322 lbs
Curb Weight - Front N/A lbs

Track Width, Rear 61.1 in
Front Shoulder Room 57 in
Rear Door Opening Width N/A in
Front Leg Room 43 in
Second Leg Room 38 in
Height, Overall 66.4 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 34.4 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 34.4 ft³
Passenger Capacity 5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 42.2 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 34.8 in
Rear Door Opening Height N/A in
Front Head Room 41.4 in
Passenger Volume 108.3 ft³
Second Head Room 39.8 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 71.9 in
Track Width, Front 60.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 37.1 in
Min Ground Clearance 8.7 in
Second Hip Room 53 in
Length, Overall 181.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.7 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 74.7 ft³
Liftover Height 28.6 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 N/A in
Second Shoulder Room 56.5 in
Front Hip Room 53.9 in
Wheelbase 103.9 in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 45.9 in

Radio w/Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control and Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Radio: Subaru Starlink 6.2" Multimedia System -inc: AM/FM stereo HD radio w/single-disc CD player w/MP3/WMA/CRR/RW file capability, simple touch gesture high resolution display, 6.2" LCD screen, Bluetooth audio streaming connectivity, Bluetooth hands-free phone connectivity, iPod control capability, rear-vision camera, smartphone integration: AHA and Pandora, Starlink cloud applications: calender, Glympse, iHeart Radio, music player, news, Stitcher and weather, USB port, 3.5mm auxiliary input jack, 4 speakers and body color roof mounted audio antenna StarLink enrollment cannot be applicable to Fleet Management Companies (FMCs) or to Commercial fleet accounts at this time. Standard
2 LCD Monitors In The Front Standard

Galvanized Steel/Aluminum Panels Standard
Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
LED Brakelights Standard
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent Standard
Light Tinted Glass Standard
Auto Off Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps Standard
Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper and Defroster Standard
Grille w/Chrome Bar Standard
Black Bodyside Cladding Standard
Black Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding Standard
Steel Spare Wheel Standard
Body-Colored Door Handles Standard
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo Standard
Tires: P225/60R17 98H All-Season Standard
Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks Standard
Liftgate Rear Cargo Access Standard
Body-Colored Front Bumper Standard
Black Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim Standard
Wheels: 17" Steel w/Center Cap Standard

4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline and Fore/Aft Movement Standard
Air Filtration Standard
Front Center Armrest Standard
Front Bucket Seats -inc: height and tilt adjustable front head restraints and passenger front seat back pocket Standard
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat Standard
Driver Information Center Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Digital/Analog Appearance Standard
Urethane Gear Shifter Material Standard
Full Cloth Headliner Standard
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Driver Foot Rest Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Day-Night Rearview Mirror Standard
Cargo Area Concealed Storage Standard
Cloth Door Trim Insert Standard
Power Rear Windows and Fixed 3rd Row Windows Standard
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror Standard
Outside Temp Gauge Standard
Front Map Lights Standard
6-Way Driver Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Height Adjustment and Fore/Aft Movement Standard
Cargo Space Lights Standard
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert and Metal-Look Interior Accents Standard
Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats Standard
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Up/Down Standard
Valet Function Standard
Carpet Floor Trim Standard
Locking Glove Box Standard
Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints Standard
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 2 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button Standard
Manual Air Conditioning Standard
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts Standard
Instrument Panel Bin, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins Standard
Perimeter Alarm Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer Standard
Seats w/Cloth Back Material Standard
Immobilizer Standard
Cloth Upholstery Standard
Power Door Locks Standard
3 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Remote Releases -Inc: Mechanical Fuel Standard
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Standard
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access Standard
Front Cupholder Standard

GVWR: 4,480 lbs Standard
4.44 Axle Ratio Standard
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars Standard
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust Standard
Battery w/Run Down Protection Standard
Engine: 2.5L 4 Cyl DOHC 16V w/VVT -inc: Active Valve Control System (AVCS) variable valve timing Standard
15.9 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
Double Wishbone Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Full-Time All-Wheel Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs and Brake Assist Standard
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers Standard
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Permanent Locking Hubs Standard
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual -inc: incline start assist Standard
Electric Power-Assist Steering Standard

Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
Rear Child Safety Locks Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Standard
Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard
Driver Knee Airbag Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
ABS And Driveline Traction Control Standard

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