Subaru Forester XT Review

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Make
Model
Variant
Type
Car Details
Make
Make
SUBARU
Model
Model
FORESTER
Variant
Variant
XT
Series
Series
MY12
Year
Year
2013
Body Type
Body Type
4D WAGON
Seats
Seats
-
CarAdvice Ratings
Overall
Overall
8.0 /10
Our Review
Our Review
Pricing
New Price
New Price
N/A
Private Sale
Private Sale
$20,020 - $22,750
Dealer Retail
Dealer Retail
$21,370 - $25,410
Dealer Trade
Dealer Trade
$15,700 - $18,200
Engine Specifications
Engine Type
Engine Type
TURBO MPFI
Engine Size
Engine Size
2.5L
Cylinders
Cylinders
TURBO 4
Max. Torque
Max. Torque
320Nm @  2800rpm
Max. Power
Max. Power
169kW @  5200rpm
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
110.8W/kg
Bore & Stroke
Bore & Stroke
99.5x79mm
Compression Ratio
Compression Ratio
8.4
Valve Gear
Valve Gear
VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Drivetrain Specifications
Transmission
Transmission
4 SP AUTO ELEC SPORTSHIFT
Drive Type
Drive Type
ALL WHEEL DRIVE
Final Drive Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
4.111
Fuel Specifications
Fuel Type
Fuel Type
PREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Tank Capacity
60Litres
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
10.5L / 100km
Weight & Measurement
Kerb Weight
Kerb Weight
1525
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight
Not Provided
Height
Height
1700mm
Length
Length
4560mm
Width
Width
1795mm
Ground Clearance
Ground Clearance
220mm
Towing Capacity
Towing Capacity
Brake:1600  Unbrake:750
Steering & Suspension
Steering Type
Steering Type
RACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning Circle
Turning Circle
10.6
Front Rim Size
Front Rim Size
7x17
Rear Rim Size
Rear Rim Size
7x17
Front Tyres
Front Tyres
225/55 R17
Rear Tyres
Rear Tyres
225/55 R17
Wheel Base
Wheel Base
2615
Front Track
Front Track
1530
Rear Track
Rear Track
1530
Front Brakes
Front Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Rear Brakes
Rear Brakes
DISC
Front Suspension
Front Suspension
MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension
Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Anti roll bar
Standard Features
Comfort
Comfort
Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
17 Inch Alloy Wheels, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Automatic/Self levelling Suspension, Traction Control System, Vehicle Stability Control
Driver
Driver
Cruise Control, Leather Steering Wheel, Power Steering, Reversing Camera, Trip Computer
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
Limited Slip Differential
Entertainment
Entertainment
CD with 6 CD Stacker, Radio CD with 7 Speakers
Exterior
Exterior
Fog Lights - Front, Rear Spoiler, Xenon Headlights
Interior
Interior
Cloth Trim, Power Windows
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
Dual Front Airbag Package, Anti-lock Braking, Head Airbags, Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats, Side Front Air Bags
Security
Security
Central Locking Remote Control, Engine Immobiliser
Optional Features
Comfort
Comfort
-
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
-
Driver
Driver
-
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
-
Entertainment
Entertainment
-
Exterior
Exterior
-
Interior
Interior
-
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
-
Security
Security
-
ECO & Safety Ratings
ANCAP Crash Test
ANCAP Crash Test
10
Green Vehicle
Green Vehicle
7
Green House
Green House
-
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
-
CO2 Emission
CO2 Emission
248grams/km
Other
Discontinued Date
Discontinued Date
31/01/2013
Service Interval
Service Interval
6 months /  12.5,000 kms
Warranty
Warranty
36 months /  999,000 kms
VIN Plate Location
VIN Plate Location
Centre Eng Bay Scuttle
Country of Origin
Country of Origin
Japan