2016 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring Specs

2016 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring CVT powered by 2.5-liter Flat 4 Gas Engine with Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT) transmission.

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Overview
Select configuration:
$30,795
Starting Price (MSRP)
Engine
2.5-liter Flat 4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
Body Type
SUV
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
TBC
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    2.5-liter Flat 4 Gas
  • Horsepower
    170 hp @ 5800 rpm
  • Torque
    174 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm
  • Transmission
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
  • Drivetrain
    All Wheel Drive

Steering

  • Steering Type
    Rack-Pinion
  • Turning Diameter
    34.8 ft

Wheels

  • Front Wheel Size
    18" x 7"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    18" x 7"

Suspension

  • Front Suspension
    Strut
  • Rear Suspension
    Double Wishbone

Tires

  • Front Tire
    P225/55HR18
  • Rear Tire
    P225/55HR18
  • Spare Tire
    Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • Combined
    27 MPG
  • City
    24 MPG
  • Highway
    32 MPG

Emissions

  • CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
    6.5 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    15.9 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    381.6 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    508.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Height
    68.2 in
  • Max Width
    70.7 in
  • Front Width
    60.9 in
  • Rear Width
    61.1 in
  • Wheelbase
    103.9 in
  • Ground Clearance
    8.7 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    43 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    40 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    57 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53.9 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    38 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    37.5 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    56.5 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    53 in

Weight and Trailing

  • Curb Weight
    3,444 lbs
  • Maximum Trailering Capacity
    1,500 lbs

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Jasmine Green Metallic
  • Quartz Blue Pearl
  • Venetian Red Pearl
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Burnished Bronze Metallic
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Crystal Black Silica

Standard Interior Materials

  • Gray, Perforated Leather-Trimmed Upholstery
  • Black, Perforated Leather-Trimmed Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

  • HD Radio
    Standard
  • Bluetooth Connection
    Standard
  • Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
    Not Available
  • Premium Sound System
    Standard
  • Satellite Radio
    Standard
  • Smart Device Integration
    Standard
  • WiFi Hotspot
    Not Available
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
    Standard
  • Entertainment System
    Not Available
  • MP3 Player
    Standard

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Standard
  • Cloth Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Standard
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
    Standard
  • Vinyl Seats
    Standard
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available

Comfort

  • Heads-Up Display
    Not Available
  • Navigation System
    Optional
  • Steering Wheel Audio Controls
    Standard
  • Power Liftgate
    Standard
  • Power Mirror(s)
    Standard
  • A/C
    Standard
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
    Not Available
  • Automatic Parking
    Not Available
  • Climate Control
    Standard
  • Cooled Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cooled Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cruise Control
    Standard
  • Hands-Free Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Heated Front Seat(s)
    Standard
  • Heated Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Keyless Entry
    Standard
  • Multi-Zone A/C
    Standard
  • Power Driver Seat
    Standard
  • Power Passenger Seat
    Not Available
  • Remote Engine Start
    Not Available
  • Remote Trunk Release
    Standard
  • Seat Memory
    Not Available
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
    Not Available
  • Seat-Massage
    Not Available
  • Rear A/C
    Not Available
  • Keyless Start
    Standard
  • Navigation from Telematics
    Not Available
  • Telematics
    Standard

Additional Packages

Protection Package #2

$601

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Luggage Compartment Cover Part number 65550SG011VH, Power rear gate, Rear Seat Back Protector Part number J501SSG400 (PIO)

Popular Package #1

$606

Int & Ext Auto Dimming Mirror w/Approach Lighting, Exterior Mirror Hardware Kit Part number SOA635113, Auto-Dim Mirror Compass Part number H501SSG001, Passenger's Side Mirror Part number J205SSG200, Driver's Side Mirror Part number J205SSG100, Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, Seat Back Cargo Net Part number F551SSG020 (PIO)

Rugged Package #2

$629

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, Aero Cross Bar Set Part number E361SSG000, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Luggage Compartment Cover Part number 65550SG011VH, Power rear gate (PIO)

Popular Package #2

$681

Int, & Ext, Auto Dim Mirror w/Approach Lighting, Exterior Mirror Hardware Kit Part number SOA635113, Auto Dim Mirror w/Compass & Homelink Part number H501SSG101, Passenger's Side Mirror Part number J205SSG200, Driver's Side Mirror Part number J205SSG100, Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, Seat Back Cargo Net Part number F551SSG020 (PIO)

Crystal Black Silica Protection Package

$740

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Crystal Black Silica Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG702V3, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Crystal Black Silica Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000V2 (PIO)

Crystal White Pearl Protection Package

$740

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Crystal White Pearl Body Side Molding Part number J101SSG702W6, Crystal White Pearl Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000W6, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC (PIO)

Ice Silver Metallic Protection Package

$740

Ice Silver Metallic Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG702TR, Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Ice Silver Metallic Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000TQ (PIO)

Burnished Bronze Protection Package

$740

Burnished Bronze Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG702I8, Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Burnished Bronze Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000IB (PIO)

Dark Gray Metallic Protection Package

$740

Dark Gray Metallic Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG702EN, Dark Gray Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000EN, Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC (PIO)

Quartz Blue Pearl Protection Package

$740

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Quartz Blue Pearl Body Side Molding Part number J101SSG702E1, Quartz Blue Pearl Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000E1, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC (PIO)

Jasmine Green Protection Package

$740

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Jasmine Green Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000F3, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Jasmine Green Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG700F3 (PIO)

Venetian Red Protection Package

$740

Rear Bumper Cover Part number E771SSG300, All Weather Floor Mats Part number J501SSG200, Splash Guard Kit Part number J1010SG250MC, Venetian Red Pearl Door Edge Guards Part number SOA801P000U9, Venetian Red Body Side Molding Kit Part number J101SSG700P4 (PIO)

EyeSight & Navigation System

$1,395

EyeSight System, adaptive cruise control, low speed pre-collision braking control and vehicle lane departure warning, Steering Responsive Fog Lights (SRF), Radio: Subaru Starlink 7.0" Multimedia Nav System, AM/FM stereo HD radio w/single-disc CD player w/MP3/WMA/CRR/RW file capability, 7.0" LCD screen, voice activated control, Radio Broadcast Data System (RBDS), Bluetooth audio streaming connectivity, Bluetooth hands-free phone connectivity, Bluetooth hands-free text messaging connectivity, iPod control capability, iTunes tagging capability, rear-vision camera, SMS text messaging capability, SiriusXM satellite radio (subscription required), SiriusXM NavTraffic (subscription required), SiriusXM NavWeather (subscription required), Starlink cloud applications: calender, iHeart Radio, Stitcher, music player, news and weather, dual USB port, 3.5mm auxiliary input jack and roof mounted audio, satellite and connected services antenna, StarLink enrollment cannot be applicable to Fleet Management Companies (FMCs) or to Commercial fleet accounts at this time, Smartphone Integration, AHA, Pandora and MirrorLink, Navigation System, multi touch gesture high resolution display screen, SD card map and voice activated controls

Safety

Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
    Standard
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
    Not Available
  • Rear Parking Aid
    Not Available
  • Blind Spot Monitor
    Not Available
  • Lane Departure Warning
    Not Available
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    Not Available
  • ABS
    Standard
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
    Standard
  • Brake Assist
    Standard
  • Stability Control
    Standard
  • Traction Control
    Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

  • Overall Rating
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
  • Side Crash Rating
  • Rollover Rating

Airbags

  • Driver Air Bag
    Standard
  • Front Head Air Bag
    Standard
  • Front Side Air Bag
    Standard
  • Knee Air Bag
    Standard
  • Passenger Air Bag
    Standard
  • Rear Head Air Bag
    Standard
  • Rear Side Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Seatbelt Air Bag
    Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    5 Years / Unlimited Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles