Comparing average pricing near
Ashburn, VA
2020 Subaru Forester
4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)
2020 Subaru Outback
4dr SUV AWD (2.5L 4cyl CVT)
Pricing
Pricing
Starting MSRP
$24,495
Starting MSRP
$26,645
Average Price Paid
$22,521
Average Price Paid
$24,344
Invoice
$23,099
Invoice
$25,049
Edmunds Rating
Edmunds Rating
Overall Rating
7.8 / 10
Overall Rating
7.6 / 10

Pros & Cons

  • Standard all-wheel drive
  • A full complement of driver assist features is standard
  • Enhanced off-road capability thanks to better-than-average ground clearance
  • Generous cargo capacity
  • Engine is underpowered
  • Modest tow rating limits maximum utility

Pros & Cons

  • Spacious and comfortable cabin
  • Optional turbocharged engine makes excellent power
  • Loading the roof or cargo area is easier compared to most SUVs
  • Above-average off-road ability
  • Small-item cabin storage is compromised by big center touchscreen
  • Bumpy ride quality with turbocharged XT models
  • Small climate-control touchscreen buttons can be hard to use
Consumer Rating
Consumer Rating
Overall consumer rating
4.8 / 5
Overall consumer rating
4 / 5
5
4
3
2
1
(37)
(5)
(0)
(2)
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5
4
3
2
1
(37)
(16)
(8)
(5)
(7)
Warranty
Warranty
Basic
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Basic
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Drivetrain
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside Assistance
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Roadside Assistance
3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Features
Features
Bluetooth
standard
Bluetooth
standard
Navigation
Navigation
Satellite radio
standard
Satellite radio
standard
Keyless Ignition
Keyless Ignition
Cruise control
standard
Cruise control
standard
Adaptive cruise control
standard
Adaptive cruise control
standard
Parking assistance
Parking assistance
Upholstery
cloth
Upholstery
cloth
Heated seats
Heated seats
Cooled/Ventilated seats
Not available
Cooled/Ventilated seats
Folding rear seats
standard
Folding rear seats
standard
Sunroof
Sunroof
Specifications
Specifications
Engine power
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Engine power
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Engine torque
176 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm
Engine torque
176 ft-lbs. @ 4400 rpm
Engine displacement
2.5 l
Engine displacement
2.5 l
Engine configuration
flat 4
Engine configuration
flat 4
Drivetrain
all wheel drive
Drivetrain
all wheel drive
Transmission
continuously variable-speed automatic
Transmission
continuously variable-speed automatic
Tire size
225/60R17
Tire size
225/65R17
Wheel size
17 X 7.0-in
Wheel size
17 X 7.0-in
Wheel type
steel wheels
Wheel type
painted alloy wheels
Run flat tires
Not available
Run flat tires
Not available
Fuel economy
Fuel economy
City/Hwy/Combined
26 / 33 / 29 mpg
City/Hwy/Combined
26 / 33 / 29 mpg
Fuel Capacity
16.6 gal.
Fuel Capacity
18.5 gal.
Range (city/hwy)
432 / 548 miles
Range (city/hwy)
481 / 611 miles
Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Dimensions
Dimensions
Curb weight
3449 lb.
Curb weight
3634 lb.
Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
Ground Clearance
8.7 in.
Width
71.5 in.
Width
73.0 in.
Height
67.5 in.
Height
66.4 in.
Length
182.1 in.
Length
191.3 in.
Wheelbase
105.1 in.
Wheelbase
108.1 in.
Seating Capacity
5
Seating Capacity
5
Cargo Space
35.4 cu. ft.
Cargo Space
32.5 cu. ft.
Front Head Room
41.2 in.
Front Head Room
40.1 in.
Front Leg Room
43.3 in.
Front Leg Room
42.8 in.
Front Shoulder Room
58.2 in.
Front Shoulder Room
58.1 in.
Rear Head Room
39.6 in.
Rear Head Room
39.1 in.
Rear Leg Room
39.4 in.
Rear Leg Room
39.5 in.
Rear Shoulder Room
57.2 in.
Rear Shoulder Room
57.4 in.
5-Year Ownership Costs
5-Year Ownership Costs
True Cost to Own®
$32,216
True Cost to Own®
$34,334
Average Cost Per Mile
$0.43
Average Cost Per Mile
$0.46
Depreciation
$10,945
Depreciation
$12,701
Financing
$3,949
Financing
$4,130
Fuel
$6,396
Fuel
$6,396
Insurance
$3,754
Insurance
$3,728
Maintenance
$5,042
Maintenance
$5,203
Repairs
$910
Repairs
$910
Tax Credit
$0
Tax Credit
$0
Colors
Colors
Interior
Interior
Exterior
Exterior