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2012 Subaru Forester

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Pricing
CarGurus Instant Market Value $16,190
CarGurus Instant Market Value $17,635
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Overall Rating by CarGurus users Show all ratings
5 ⁄ 5
Based on 1 review
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Price Rating
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Reliability Rating
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Maintenance Cost Rating
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Looks/Style Rating
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Family Car Rating
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Cargo Capacity Rating
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Power Rating
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Handling Rating
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Fuel Economy Rating
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Front Seats Rating
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Back Seats Rating
4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars 4 ⁄ 5
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Powertrain
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
AWD
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Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
21 MPG
19 MPG
22 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
27 MPG
27 MPG
29 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 16.9 gal 18.5 gal --
Engine
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp H4
2.5L 170 hp H4
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
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Power
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
170 hp @ 5,800 RPM
170 hp @ 5,600 RPM
170 hp @ 5,600 RPM
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Torque
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
174 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
170 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
170 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10:1
10:1
10:1
10:1
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Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.54 in
3.7 in x 3.54 in
3.92 in x 3.11 in
3.92 in x 3.11 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 3 stars 4 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 2 stars 4 stars --
Side Pole Driver 2 stars 3 stars --
Rollover -- 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard --
CD Player Standard Standard --
Radio Standard Standard --
Power Windows Standard Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats --
Front Legroom 43.1 in 43 in --
Back Legroom 38 in 37.8 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 33.5 cu ft 34.3 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,180 lbs 1,090 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,400 lbs 2,700 lbs --
Exterior
Length 179.5 in 188.2 in --
Width 79 in 81 in --
Height 65.9 in 66.1 in --
Wheelbase 103 in 107.9 in --