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2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i
  • $22,795


CITY MPG

22

HWY MPG

28

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • 6 speed manual
  • Engine:
  • 170-hp 2.5L 4-cyl 

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2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium w/ Starlink
  • $25,695


CITY MPG

22

HWY MPG

28

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • 6 speed manual
  • Engine:
  • 170-hp 2.5L 4-cyl 

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2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited w/ Starlink
  • $29,395


CITY MPG

26

HWY MPG

32

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • continuously variable automatic
  • Engine:
  • 170-hp 2.5L 4-cyl 

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2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring w/ Eyesight + Nav + Starlink
  • $33,090


CITY MPG

26

HWY MPG

32

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • continuously variable automatic
  • Engine:
  • 170-hp 2.5L 4-cyl 

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2018 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Premium w/ Starlink
  • $29,495


CITY MPG

23

HWY MPG

27

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • continuously variable automatic
  • Engine:
  • 250-hp 2.0L 4-cyl 

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2018 Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring w/ Starlink
  • $36,090


CITY MPG

23

HWY MPG

27

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.


  • Transmission:
  • continuously variable automatic
  • Engine:
  • 250-hp 2.0L 4-cyl 

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Quick Stats

Convenience Features
Air conditioning
Speed control
Power windows
1-touch down
1-touch up
Remote keyless entry
Illuminated entry
Tilt steering wheel
Telescoping steering wheel
Driver vanity mirror
Passenger vanity mirror
Emergency communication system
Front beverage holders
Rear beverage holders
Overhead console
Driver door bin
Passenger door bin
Rear door bins
Off-Road Capability
Approach angle - 23 deg
Departure angle - 25 deg
Ground clearance (min) - 221mm (8.7")
Ramp breakover angle - 21 deg
Entertainment Features
AM/FM radio
CD player
MP3 decoder
Radio data system
Steering wheel mounted audio controls
Speakers - 4
Wireless phone connectivity - Bluetooth
1st row LCD monitors - 2
Primary LCD size - 6.2"
Warranty
Basic warranty - 36 months/36,000miles
Powertrain warranty - 60 months/60,000miles
Corrosion perforation warranty - 60 months/ unlimited distance
Roadside assistance coverage - 36 months/36,000miles
Seats and Trim
Max seating capacity - 5
Front seats - bucket
Front center armrest
Rear seats - bench
Split folding rear seat
Specs and Dimensions
Engine displacement - 2.5 L
Engine horsepower - 170hp @ 5,800RPM
Engine torque - 174 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
Engine bore x stroke - 94.0mm x 89.9mm (3.70" x 3.54")
Compression ratio - 10.00 to 1
Curb weight - 1,507kg (3,322lbs)
GVWR - 2,032kg (4,480lbs)
Towing capacity - 680kg (1,500lbs)
Exterior length - 4,610mm (181.5")
Exterior body width - 1,796mm (70.7")
Exterior height - 1,687mm (66.4")
Wheelbase - 2,639mm (103.9")
Turning radius - 5.3m (17.4')
Front legroom - 1,092mm (43.0")
Rear legroom - 965mm (38.0")
Front headroom - 1,052mm (41.4")
Rear headroom - 1,011mm (39.8")
Front hiproom - 1,369mm (53.9")
Rear hiproom - 1,346mm (53.0")
Front shoulder room - 1,448mm (57.0")
Rear shoulder room - 1,435mm (56.5")
Passenger volume - 3,067L (108.3 cu.ft.)
Interior cargo volume - 974 L (34 cu.ft.)
Interior maximum cargo volume - 2,115 L (75 cu.ft.)
Body Exterior
Rear cargo - liftgate
Power door mirrors
Bumpers - body-color
Powertrain
Engine liters - 2.5
Cylinder configuration - H-4
Horsepower - 170hp @ 5,800RPM
Torque - 174 lb.-ft. @ 4,000RPM
Number of valves - 16
Variable valve control
Sequential multi-point fuel injection
Engine location - front
Recommended fuel - Regular Unleaded
Transmission - 6 speed manual
Drive type - all-wheel drive
Fuel economy combined - 24mpg
Fuel tank capacity - 15.9gal.
Fuel economy city - 22mpg
Fuel economy highway - 28mpg
Safety and Security
4 wheel disc brakes
ABS brakes
Brake assist
Dual front impact airbags
Dual front side impact airbags
Overhead airbag
Knee airbag
Occupant sensing airbag
Panic alarm
Ignition disable
Security system
Electronic stability
Traction control
Adjustable head restraints - driver and passenger w/tilt
Suspension/Handling
Four wheel independent suspension
Front anti-roll bar
Rear anti-roll bar
Power steering
Front tires - 225/60HR17.0
Rear tires - 225/60HR17.0
Wheel size - 17"
Lighting, Visibility and Instrumentation
Variably intermittent wipers
Rear window wiper
Rear window defroster
Front reading lights
Display - digital/analog
Tachometer
Outside temperature display
Low tire pressure warning
Trip computer
Exterior parking camera rear

Technology

Subaru EyeSight®

Driver Assist Technology

Subaru takes a look into the future with EyeSight®. Two cameras are mounted by the rearview mirror to monitor traffic and react to conditions even before you do. Basically, EyeSight® sees the problems and initiates action to help avoid the trouble.

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Explore With Confidence: The 2018 Subaru Forester in Augusta, ME

 

The new Subaru Forester stays ready for your adventures in the Augusta region. The compact Forester comes equipped with a dynamic variety of performance, efficiency and safety features to improve your commuting experience, whether you cruise to work or tackle a weekend expedition. Come to Charlie's Subaru today to explore the new Forester trim models and discuss the auto finance plans that can get you into the driver's seat of a new Subaru SUV! Browse all the new Subaru Forester inventory now!

 

Performance and Efficiency of the New Forester SUV

 

You can experience confident handling and control in virtually any weather or terrain condition in the 2018 Forester. Each model comes standard with the Subaru brand's pioneering Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive for the ultimate in performance and efficiency. This innovative AWD system efficiently distributes power between all four wheels as needed to suit your driving needs. The Forester also offers a generous 8.7 inches of ground clearance to help you clear any road obstacles you encounter in the Augusta, Maine area. A dynamic Subaru Boxer engine serves as the standard engine for the Subaru Forester SUV, and comes enhanced by the available Lineartronic® Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) to further your efficiency. In fact, this combination helps you receive an ambitious 32 mpg highway, as estimated by the EPA.

 

Interior Design and Technology Features

 

Enjoy refined comfort and high-tech features inside the cozy cabin of the 2018 Forester at Charlie's Subaru. The new Forester SUV serves as an excellent option for a night out in the city or a longer road trip adventure. Whether you place value on comfort, convenience, luxury or ease-of-use, the Subaru Forester excels. Each new Forester comes fitted with a generous assortment of creature comforts to make your next commute an enjoyable experience. A Subaru STARLINK™ Multimedia system provides you with access to your favorite in-ride infotainment. You can pair your compatible smartphone with the system to enjoy safe access to your favorite songs, Pandora stations, and phone functions. The model's power panoramic moonroof further improves your commuting experience with a broad view of the sky above. Let in some fresh air or simply crank up the music and cruise to your destinations with the shade open to make the most of your time behind the steering wheel.

 

The model also boasts a standard Rear-Vision Camera for improved visibility as you maneuver in or out of tight parking spaces. A Subaru EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology suite comes as an option for new 2.5i Premium and 2.5i Limited models and standard on the 2.5i Touring and 2.0XT Touring models, giving you additional features for your commute. A broad range of driver-assist technologies come offered on the Subaru Forester so that you can improve your situational awareness and enhance response time when faced with potential road hazards. Explore these features and more in detail at our Augusta Subaru dealership today!

 

Subaru Forester Trim Models

 

The new Subaru Forester SUV comes in a variety of well-equipped models. Whether you choose the base model or climb up in trims to get the most premium model, our Subaru sales team believes there's a new Forester for nearly every outdoor adventurer. The Forester trim levels include:

 
     
  • Subaru Forester 2.5i
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  • Forester 2.5i Premium
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  • Forester 2.5i Limited
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  • Forester 2.5i Touring
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  • Forester 2.0XT Premium
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  • Forester 2.0XT Touring
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Request a Forester Test Drive Today at Our Augusta Subaru Dealership

 

Find the new Subaru Forester for sale in a variety of colors, trim models and available packages here at Charlie's Subaru. Our knowledgeable Subaru sales representatives work with you to find a new SUV that suits not only your budget but your active lifestyle. We look forward to getting you inside your new or new-to-you Subaru SUV soon!

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