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2024 Subaru Forester Base - Specs & Features

Starting MSRP
 Gas Engine
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 typeRegular unleaded
EPA city/highway MPG26/33 MPG
EPA combined MPG29 MPG
Range in miles (city/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 injectionStandard
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity1,500 lbs.
TransmissionContinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Center limited slip differentialStandard
Four-wheel independent suspensionStandard
Front and rear stabilizer barStandard
Length182.7 in.
Overall width with mirrors80.9 in.
Overall width without mirrors71.5 in.
Height67.5 in.
Wheelbase105.1 in.
EPA interior volume140.5 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place28.9 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity74.2 cu.ft.
Turning circle35.4 ft.
Ground clearance8.7 in.
Angle of approach20.0 degrees
Angle of departure24.6 degrees
Curb weight3,454 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity1,500 lbs.
Country of final assemblyJapan
Exterior Colors
  • Cascade Green Silica
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Crystal White Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Gray, cloth
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room41.2 in.
Front leg room43.3 in.
Front shoulder room58.1 in.
Front hip room54.1 in.
Bucket front seatsStandard
6-way manual driver seat adjustmentsStandard
Height adjustable driver seatStandard
4-way manual passenger seat adjustmentStandard
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room39.6 in.
Rear leg room39.4 in.
Rear shoulder room57.2 in.
Rear hip room53.6 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackStandard
Lane departure warning accident avoidance systemStandard
Lane keep assistStandard
Pre-collision safety systemStandard
Post-collision safety systemStandard
Dual front side-mounted airbagsStandard
Front and rear head airbagsStandard
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationStandard
Stability controlStandard
Traction controlStandard
Child seat anchorsStandard
Rear door child safety locksStandard
4-wheel ABSStandard
Front and rear ventilated disc brakesStandard
Emergency braking assistStandard
Tire pressure monitoringStandard
Dusk sensing headlampsStandard
Auto delay off headlampsStandard
LED headlampStandard
Adaptive headlightsStandard
Daytime running lightsStandard
2 front headrestsStandard
Front multi-adjustable headrestsStandard
3 rear headrestsStandard
Rear height adjustable headrestsStandard
Rear center 3-point beltStandard
Remote anti-theft alarm systemStandard
Engine immobilizerStandard
2025 Subaru Forester.
At a Glance:
  • 4 Colors
  • 4 Trims
  • 4 Packages
  • $29,695starting MSRP
Build & Price
*MSRP is subject to change and varies based on availability, trim level, option packages, and retailer-installed accessories. MSRP excludes destination and delivery charges, tax, title, registration, and other fees. Retailer sets actual price. See your retailer for details. 2025 Subaru Forester Touring shown has an MSRP of $39,995.
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
6.5" infotainment display sizeStandard
AM/FM stereoStandard
4 total speakersStandard
Android Auto/Apple CarPlayStandard
USB connectionStandard
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlStandard
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsStandard
Remote keyless power door locksStandard
Heated mirrorsStandard
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Tilt and telescopic steering wheelStandard
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelStandard
Electric power steeringStandard
Rear view cameraStandard
Adaptive cruise controlStandard
Front and rear cupholdersStandard
Front and rear door pocketsStandard
Overhead console with storageStandard
Front seatback storageStandard
Single zone front climate controlStandard
Interior air filtrationStandard
Trip computerStandard
External temperature displayStandard
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Steel wheelsStandard
Full wheel coversStandard
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsStandard
All season tiresStandard
225/60R H tiresStandard
Temporary spare tireStandard
Inside mounted spare tireStandard
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside assistance3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Mechanical Options
Mechanical Options
Remote Engine Starter - Key Start +$399
Optional Package +$625
Standard Model +$0
Popular Package #2A +$701
Interior Options
Interior Options
Sunshade - Windshield +$76
Tweeter Kit +$147
USB Charging Ports +$215
Exterior & Interior Auto Dimming Mirror +$695
Side Sill Plates - Front +$145
Cargo Tray +$132
Rockford Fosgate Audio Upgrade +$202
Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass and Homelink +$405
Footwell Illumination Kit +$235
Rear Seat Back Protector +$155
Cargo Separator +$423
Cargo Sidewall Protector +$110
Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirror w/Approach Light +$290
Cargo Net +$52
All-Weather Floor Liners +$132
Cargo Cover +$227
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Wheel Lug Nut and Lock Set - Black +$288
Crossbar Set - Fixed +$252
Crossbar Set - Aero +$252
Body Side Molding - Cascade Green Metallic +$310
Door Projector Lights +$278
Fog Light Kit +$382
Door Edge Guards - Crystal White Pearl +$187
Splash Guards +$198
Body Side Molding - Magnetite Grey Metallic +$310
Door Edge Guards - Cascade Green Metallic +$187
Trailer Hitch +$643
Door Edge Guards - Horizon Blue Pearl +$187
Sport Grille +$429
Rear Bumper Cover +$164
Wheel Locks - Alloy +$102
Body Side Molding - Horizon Blue Pearl +$310
Door Scuff Protector +$138
Door Edge Guards - Magnetite Grey Metallic +$187
Body Side Molding - Crystal White Pearl +$310