2014 Subaru Forester Specifications Pictures Prices

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its exterior dimensions increased incrementally, the redesigned crossover’s space is up noticeably thanks to a few packaging techniques. For example, the seats are only one inch back from the front than before, but Subaru was to create an additional three of rear legroom by raising the seat slightly.

Additionally, was able to take advantage of the new greater overall height by more of the all-wheel-drive system the interior floor, resulting in driveline intrusion and more foot space. Cargo already a strong suit of the model, is also up — down the rear seats, and the offers an impressive 74.6 inches of space, a gain of six

Up front, the Forester’s interior is by a dashboard that’s quite to that of Subaru’s Impreza It’s more restrained the swoopy, flowing unit in the old Forester, and material quality is now up to levels thanks to better-grained and more soft-touch materials. and entertainment controls remain and user-friendly.

Navigation-equipped Forester models from Subaru s new Starlink system, which feature app integration through the display in the center stack. At launch, will only support the Aha which provides access to of thousands of stations of Web-based like Slacker, MOG and Rhapsody. more apps and services are on the

More Efficiency, Improved System

For the redesign, Subaru sure to focus on increasing economy, which was perhaps the shortcoming of the old Forester. New transmissions a big part in the new Forester’s more ways: the manual transmission now has six instead of five, and the truly four-speed automatic has been by Subaru’s new Lineartronic continuously transmission.

While the standard a 2.5-liter flat-four with 170 and 174 lb-ft of torque, carries unchanged, it does return mileage. With the stick, is rated at 22/29 mpg city/highway, opting for the CVT increases those to 24/32 mpg.

Those looking for more can opt for a new 2.0-liter turbocharged flat-four. off the mill found in the BRZ sports the engine produces 250 horsepower and 258 of twist and is capable of propelling the from zero-to-60 mph in just 6.2 Only the CVT bolts up to the turbo although it offers paddle and two sport modes that shifting through the gears of six- or eight-speed automatic

The 2.0-liter turbo is rated at mpg.

Depending on which is equipped, the Forester uses one of two all-wheel-drive systems. Models with the manual transmission a viscous-coupling locking center that distributes power transferring more power to the with the best traction slippage occur.

In all Forester with the CVT, the Active Split version of Symmetrical Drive uses an electronically continuously variable transfer to actively manage power based on acceleration, deceleration and traction. This system transfers more power to the with the best grip slippage occur. Control enhances stability by monitoring wheel speeds and reacting quickly to wheel slippage.

The Active Torque Split also gains a new X-Mode for the model year, which increased traction in slippery Hill descent control is newly added.

In combination an SUV-like 8.7 inches of ground the Forester s AWD systems help it a sure-footed feel on gravel and in other mild off-roading although the crossover is no Wrangler.

and Optional Features

The Forester is in 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, Limited, 2.5i Touring, Premium and 2.0XT Touring levels.

The 2.5i comes with the 2.5-liter motor, the manual gearbox, A/C, windows and locks, a four-speaker sound system with USB and AUX Bluetooth smartphone connectivity audio streaming, a multi-function and 17-inch five-spoke wheels.

The 2.5i Premium adds a camera, a panoramic moonroof, a driver’s seat, an upgraded multi-function display, two extra for the sound system, HD radio, rails and 17-inch alloy

The 2.5i Limited brings the leather upholstery, heated seats, a power rear automatic climate control, fog a rear spoiler and a chromed pipe.

The 2.5i Touring a voice-activated navigation system, a 8-speaker Harmon Kardon system, power folding seats, dual zone climate control.

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The 2.0XT and Touring trims include the turbo motor, the CVT, wheels, a sport design fascia and dual chromed pipes. Otherwise, they the same features as the 2.5i and Touring trims.


Taking advantage of existing technologies, Subaru has grouped an suite of driver assist under the EyeSight moniker for the Forester. For an in-depth explanation of visit our Spotlight On: Subaru article.

The optional EyeSight package pre-collision braking assistance, throttle management, lane and sway warning and adaptive control.

EyeSight uses two device cameras Subaru it developed in house to closely vehicles, pedestrians, traffic and other potential obstacles. cameras offered on some vehicles, Subaru placed its system above the Forester’s near the rearview mirror.

At low below 19 mph, EyeSight can a so-equipped Forester to a complete if it detects an impending collision a pedestrian, bicyclist, vehicle or obstacle. Above 19 mph, the can apply the vehicle’s brakes to the severity of an impending impact.

In to that active safety the EyeSight package’s adaptive control helps drivers a set distance from other on a highway. Its lane departure and warning systems alert if they unintentionally start to within their lane or their way into another

Occupant Safety

Standard safety features on the include dual front, side and full-length side airbags in addition to traction and control systems.

Key Competitors

The Forester blends the lines a crossover, SUV and wagon simultaneously. As a it finds competition in vehicles from the Ford Escape, CR-V to the Toyota RAV4 and Tiguan.

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