Compare Subaru Forester Premium vs Wilderness

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Subaru Forester For Sale
26/33 mpg
City/Hwy
182 hp
Horsepower
8.6
Subaru Forester Review and Specs
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Subaru Forester Premium
$28,195
Starting Price (MSRP)
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Subaru Forester Wilderness
$32,820
Starting Price (MSRP)
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What are the differences between the Subaru Forester Premium and Wilderness?

Overview

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 33 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
2.5L Flat 4 Gas
Horsepower
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
182 hp @ 5800 rpm
Torque
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
176 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,528 lbs
3,620 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
1,500 lbs
3,000 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
26 MPG
City
26 MPG
25 MPG
Highway
33 MPG
28 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.1 Tons/yr
6.8 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
16.6 gallons
16.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
431.6 miles
415 miles
Cruising Range Highway
547.8 miles
464.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
182.7 in
182.7 in
Height
68.1 in
68.9 in
Max Width
71.5 in
72.2 in
Front Width
61.6 in
61.4 in
Rear Width
61.8 in
61.4 in
Wheelbase
105.1 in
107.9 in
Ground Clearance
8.7 in
9.2 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
43.3 in
43.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.2 in
40.2 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
58.1 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.5 in
54.5 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
39.4 in
39.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.6 in
37.6 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
57.2 in
57.2 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
53.5 in
53.5 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
69.1 ft³
69.1 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
26.9 ft³
26.9 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
26.9 ft³
26.9 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.4 ft
35.4 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
17" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
17" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Tires

Front Tire
P225/60HR17
P225/60TR17
Rear Tire
P225/60HR17
P225/60TR17
Spare Tire
Compact
Full-Size

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Autumn Green Metallic
  • Brilliant Bronze Metallic
  • Cascade Green Silica
  • Crimson Red Pearl
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic
  • Autumn Green Metallic
  • Crystal Black Silica
  • Crystal White Pearl
  • Geyser Blue
  • Ice Silver Metallic
  • Magnetite Gray Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Premium Cloth Upholstery
  • Gray, Premium Cloth Upholstery
  • Gray, Textured StarTex Upholstery

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Not Available
Optional
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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