2020 Subaru Forester Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG29
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drive typeAll wheel drive
descent controlyes
Center limited slip differentialyes
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)26/33 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)431.6/547.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.6 gal.
Combined MPG29
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Torque176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Base engine size2.5 l
Horsepower182 hp @ 5800 rpm
direct injectionyes
Base engine typeGas
Valve timingVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersFlat 4
4-wheel ABSyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
daytime running lightsyes
engine immobilizeryes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
post-collision safety systemyes
child seat anchorsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
lane departure warning accident avoidance systemyes
front and rear head airbagsyes
stability controlyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
LED headlampyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
pre-collision safety systemyes
Popular Package #1yes
Blind Spot Detection w/Rear Cross Traffic Alert + Keyless Access w/Push-Button Startyes
Blind Spot Detection w/Rear Cross Traffic Alert + Keyless Access w/Push-Button Start + Power Rear Gateyes
Standard Modelyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
4 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
satellite radio satellite radioyes
USB connectionyes
6 total speakersyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
overhead console with storageyes
front seatback storageyes
leather steering wheelyes
adaptive cruise controlyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Single zone front climate controlyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
front and rear door pocketsyes
electric power steeringyes
rear view camerayes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
interior air filtrationyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
remote keyless power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Interior Options
Interior Options
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass and Homelinkyes
Rear Seat Back Protectoryes
Rockford Fosgate Audio Upgradeyes
LED Upgrade - Dome Lightyes
Cargo Netyes
USB Charging Portsyes
Side Sill Plates - Frontyes
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compassyes
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lightingyes
Footwell Illumination Kityes
Cargo Trayyes
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/ Homelink & Approach Lightingyes
Cargo Separatoryes
Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirror w/Approach Lightyes
All-Weather Floor Linersyes
external temperature displayyes
trip computeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
bucket front seatsyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
Front leg room43.3 in.
Front head room40.2 in.
height adjustable driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front shoulder room58.2 in.
8 -way power driver seatyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Front hip room54.1 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room37.7 in.
Rear hip Room53.6 in.
Rear leg room39.4 in.
Rear shoulder room57.2 in.
rear ventilation ductsyes
reclining rear seatsyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
folding center armrestyes
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Body Side Molding - Magnetite Grey Metallicyes
Door Edge Guards - Magnetite Grey Metallicyes
Body Side Molding - Horizon Blue Pearlyes
Splash Guardsyes
Fog Light Kityes
Trailer Hitchyes
Body Side Molding - Crimson Red Pearlyes
Body Side Molding - Ice Silver Metallicyes
Door Edge Guards - Sepia Bronze Metallicyes
Body Side Molding - Sepia Bronze Metallicyes
Body Side Molding - Crystal White Pearlyes
Door Edge Guards - Jasper Green Metallicyes
Door Edge Guards - Crystal Black Silicayes
Wheel Locks - Alloyyes
Door Edge Guards - Horizon Blue Pearlyes
Crossbar Set - Aeroyes
Door Edge Guards - Crimson Red Pearlyes
Door Edge Guards - Crystal White Pearlyes
Door Edge Guards - Ice Silver Metallicyes
Body Side Molding - Crystal Black Silicayes
Door Scuff Protectoryes
Rear Bumper Coveryes
Body Side Molding - Jasper Green Metallicyes
Sport Grille - Silveryes
Maximum cargo capacity70.9 cu.ft.
Curb weight3520 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place33.0 cu.ft.
Angle of approach22.9 degrees
Angle of departure24.6 degrees
Length182.1 in.
Maximum towing capacity1500 lbs.
Ground clearance8.7 in.
Height68.1 in.
EPA interior volume140.8 cu.ft.
Wheel base105.1 in.
Width71.5 in.
Exterior Colors
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Sepia Bronze Metallic
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Jasper Green Metallic
  • Crimson Red Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Black, cloth
  • Gray, cloth
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
inside mounted spare tireyes
temporary spare tireyes
All season tiresyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
225/60R H tiresyes
alloy wheelsyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.