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Used 2018 Subaru Forester Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
EPA city/highway MPG23/27 MPG
EPA combined MPG25 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)365.7/429.3 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Base engine size2.0 L
CylindersFlat 4
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower250 hp @ 5,600 rpm
Torque258 lb-ft @ 2,000 rpm
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Valve timingVariable
Direct injectionyes
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity1,500 lbs.
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Center limited slip differentialyes
Descent controlyes
Four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Length180.9 in.
Overall width without mirrors70.7 in.
Height68.2 in.
Wheelbase103.9 in.
EPA interior volume134.8 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place31.5 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity68.5 cu.ft.
Turning circle34.8 ft.
Ground clearance8.7 in.
Angle of approach23.0 degrees
Angle of departure25.0 degrees
Curb weight3,717 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity1,500 lbs.
Exterior Colors
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Heritage Blue Metallic
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Sepia Bronze Metallic
  • Venetian Red Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Quartz Blue Pearl
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
Interior Colors
  • Black, leather
  • Brown, leather
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room40.0 in.
Front leg room43.0 in.
Front shoulder room57.0 in.
Front hip room53.9 in.
Bucket front seatsyes
8-way power driver seatyes
Height adjustable driver seatyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
4-way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Height adjustable passenger seatyes
Multi-level heating driver seatyes
Multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room37.5 in.
Rear leg room38.0 in.
Rear shoulder room56.5 in.
Rear hip room53.0 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Reclining rear seatsyes
Folding center armrestyes
Blind spot and lane departure warnings accident avoidance systemyes
Pre-collision safety systemyes
Post-collision safety systemyes
Dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear head airbagsyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Stability controlyes
Traction controlyes
Child seat anchorsyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Tire pressure monitoringyes
Dusk sensing headlampsyes
Auto delay off headlampsyes
LED headlampyes
Self-leveling headlightsyes
Daytime running lightsyes
Cornering lightsyes
Front fog/driving lightsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
Remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
Engine immobilizeryes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
Harman/kardon premium brand speakersyes
440 watts stereo outputyes
8 total speakersyes
USB connectionyes
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
Memory card slotyes
Satellite radio satellite radioyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
Hands-free entryyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Keyless ignitionyes
Tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
Transmission, cruise and audio controls on steering wheelyes
Electric power steeringyes
Rear view camerayes
Adaptive cruise controlyes
Front and rear cupholdersyes
Front and rear door pocketsyes
Overhead console with storageyes
Front seatback storageyes
Leather steering wheelyes
Heated steering wheelyes
Dual zone front climate controlyes
Interior air filtrationyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Turn signal in mirrorsyes
Cargo floor matsyes
Trip computeryes
External temperature displayyes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Alloy wheelsyes
18 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
225/55R H tiresyes
Temporary spare tireyes
Inside mounted spare tireyes
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Mechanical Options
Mechanical Options
Remote Engine Start - Push Button +$489
Standard Model - 2.5i Touring and 2.0XT Touring (Saddle Brown Interior) +$0
Popular Package #2 +$801
50th Anniversary Edition +$300
Standard Model - 2.5i Touring and 2.0XT Touring (Black Interior) +$0
Interior Options
Interior Options
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/ Approach Lighting & Blind Spot Detection +$518
Footwell Illumination Kit - Blue +$204
All-Weather Floor Mats +$81
STI Leather Shift Knob CVT +$195
Compartment Separator +$370
Cargo Net Rear Seat Back +$65
Exterior Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lighting & Blind Spot Detection +$273
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/ Homelink & Approach Lighting & Blind Spot Detection +$638
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass +$245
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass and Homelink +$365
Side Sill Plate - Front +$53
Rear Seat Back Protector +$93
Cargo Net Side +$73
Footwell Illumination Kit - Red +$204
Cargo Net Rear +$68
Sunshade +$76
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Door Edge Guard Crystal White Pearl +$148
Door Edge Guard Crystal Black Silica +$148
Door Edge Guard Quartz Blue Pearl +$148
Door Edge Guard Sepia Bronze +$148
Sport Grille +$505
Door Edge Guard Dark Gray Metallic +$148
Door Edge Guard Ice Silver Metallic +$148
Body Side Molding Kit Venetian Red +$267
Splash Guards +$170
Cross Bar Set - Aero +$181
Wheel Lock Kit (Alloy Wheels) +$81
Rear Bumper Cover +$98
Body Side Molding Kit Dark Gray Metallic +$267
Body Side Molding Kit Crystal Black Silica +$267
Trailer Hitch and Harness +$619
Body Side Molding Kit Sepia Bronze +$267
Door Edge Guard Venetian Red Pearl +$148
Body Side Molding Kit Crystal White Pearl +$267
Body Side Molding Kit Ice Silver Metallic +$267
Body Side Molding Kit Quartz Blue Pearl +$267