Subaru Forester MPG Review MPGomatic Where Gas Mileage Matters

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Subaru Forester MPG Review

Subaru Forester Review As a tall AWD wagon, the Subaru forges its own trail amongst its with a comfortable ride, interior, generous headroom, and visibility.

The Subaru Forester most closely with the CR-V, Toyota RAV4, VUE, and Nissan Rogue in the crossover all-wheel-drive (AWD) Subaru’s reliable Symmetrical AWD and truck-like demeanor have won the (and the brand) a loyal

Under the hood, the 2009 is fitted with a 2.5 liter SOHC Boxer four engine, producing 170 horsepower and 170 foot pounds of torque, in the trim levels. A more 224 HP turbocharged Subaru Boxer is standard issue in the 2.5XT and Limited versions.

The official gas mileage estimates for the aspirated 2009 Subaru are 20 city / 26 highway miles per (MPG) when fitted the standard 4-speed automatic (The five-speed manual bumps the ratings up to 20/27.)

In of miles of driving, we easily the official estimates with our Gold Metallic Forester Premium test unit, an average of 29.2 MPG on the Interstate with 25.6 MPG combined. period temperatures ranged the thirties through fifties, freeway speeds between 60 and 70 per hour (MPH).

While the Forester provides a average MPG monitor, the lack of a MPG display was one of our only disappointments in a capable vehicle. We did the best we sans a real-time gauge. the goal of keeping the lightest on the accelerator, as always.

The further you can with your foot off the pedal, the higher you’ll with regard to MPGs.

delivery is adequate throughout the in the 2.5X models, spirited will likely opt for the higher turbocharged engine in the 2.5XT.

Throughout our review, we found the to be quite well mannered, handling that is far more then most of the competition. The wagon inspires confidence on paved and unpaved surfaces, the Symmetrical AWD providing plenty of when the road loosens up.

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The is well designed and roomy, a generous amount of headroom. wheel controls and a center mounted audio input are standard issue, with USB integration available as an option. are three power outlets, one in the one in the dash, and one back in the hatch.

The All-Weather Package is a welcome and option for colder climates. For $400, the package provides heated front seats, mirrors, and a windshield wiper

Unlike the SUVs and crossovers use side mounted tailgates, the s conventional top-mounted hatch for access to the cargo area both sides of the vehicle. The rear fold-down seats can be folded down from the and there s there s no shortage of to haul the goods. With rear seats folded the Forester provides 63 cubic of cargo space.

Overall, we found the Subaru to be a capable and reassuring vehicle to in conditions both adverse and The roomy and comfortable interior is on the cake.

Fuel requirements: gasoline is specified for naturally Foresters. Turbocharged models premium fuel.

Assembly/Parts While Subaru has a widely-acclaimed plant in Indiana, the Forester is in Ota Gunma, Japan. Both the and transmission are of Japanese origin. 0% of the are produced in North America.

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