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2021 Subaru Forester Sport Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersFlat 4
Combined MPG29 MPG
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)26/33 MPG
Combined MPG29 MPG
Range in miles (cty/hwy)431.6/547.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.6 gal.
Base engine size2.5 L
CylindersFlat 4
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower182 hp @ 5,800 rpm
Torque176 lb-ft @ 4,400 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
Length182.1 in.
Overall Width with Mirrors81.3 in.
Overall Width without Mirrors71.5 in.
Height68.1 in.
Wheel base105.1 in.
EPA interior volume136.7 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place28.9 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity70.9 cu.ft.
Turning circle35.4 ft.
Ground clearance8.7 in.
Angle of approach22.9 degrees
Angle of departure24.6 degrees
Curb weight3,537 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity1,500 lbs.
Exterior Colors
  • Dark Blue Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Gray, cloth
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room40.2 in.
Front leg room43.3 in.
Front shoulder room58.2 in.
Front hip room54.1 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
Multi-level heating driver seatyes
Multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room37.7 in.
Rear leg room39.4 in.
Rear shoulder room57.2 in.
Rear hip Room53.6 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Reclining rear seatsyes
Folding center armrestyes
Rear ventilation ductsyes
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
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Tire pressure monitoringyes
Dusk sensing headlampsyes
Auto delay off headlampsyes
LED headlampyes
Adaptive headlightsyes
Daytime running 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
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In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
6 total speakersyes
USB connectionyes
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
Satellite radio satellite radioyes
4 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
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
Single zone front climate controlyes
Interior air filtrationyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Turn signal in mirrorsyes
Trip computeryes
External temperature displayyes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Painted alloy wheelsyes
18 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
225/55R H tiresyes
Temporary spare tireyes
Inside mounted spare tireyes
Emergency Serviceyes
Airbag Deployment Notificationyes
Vehicle Alarm notificationyes
Stolen Vehicle Tracking/Assistanceyes
Hands-Free Callingyes
Roadside Assistanceyes
Concierge Serviceyes
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Optional Package +$1,645
Popular Package #2 +$943
Standard Model +$0
Interior Options
Interior Options
Rockford Fosgate Audio Upgrade +$645
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lighting +$480
Cargo Separator +$418
Sunshade - Windshield +$76
Interior & Exterior Auto Dimming Mirror w/ Homelink & Approach Lighting +$600
Rear Seat Back Protector +$120
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass and Homelink +$365
All-Weather Floor Liners +$132
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass +$245
Footwell Illumination Kit +$229
Cargo Net +$52
Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirror w/Approach Light +$235
Side Sill Plates - Front +$139
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Door Scuff Protector +$135
Crossbar Set - Aero +$201
Body Side Molding - Crystal Black Silica +$279
Wheel Lug Nut and Lock Set - Black +$159
Splash Guards +$175
Body Side Molding - Crystal White Pearl +$279
Door Edge Guards - Crystal White Pearl +$170
Door Edge Guards - Crystal Black Silica +$170
Door Edge Guards - Dark Blue Pearl +$170
Door Edge Guards - Ice Silver Metallic +$170
Rear Bumper Cover +$159
Body Side Molding - Ice Silver Metallic +$279
Body Side Molding - Dark Blue Pearl +$279
Door Edge Guards - Magnetite Grey Metallic +$170
Wheel Locks - Alloy +$82
Trailer Hitch +$499
Body Side Molding - Magnetite Grey Metallic +$279
Sport Grille - Black +$339