2019 Subaru Forester 2.5i review

2018 Subaru Forester
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2.5i (AWD)
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Make
Model
Variant
Type
Car Details
Make
Make
SUBARU
Model
Model
FORESTER
Variant
Variant
2.5i (AWD)
Series
Series
MY19
Year
Year
2018
Body Type
Body Type
4D WAGON
Seats
Seats
-
CarAdvice Ratings
Overall
Overall
-
Our Review
Our Review
-
Pricing
New Price
New Price
N/A
Private Sale
Private Sale
$28,160 - $32,000
Dealer Retail
Dealer Retail
$28,490 - $33,880
Dealer Trade
Dealer Trade
$21,900 - $25,600
Engine Specifications
Engine Type
Engine Type
DIRECT FUEL INJ
Engine Size
Engine Size
2.5L
Cylinders
Cylinders
INLINE 4
Max. Torque
Max. Torque
239Nm @  4400rpm
Max. Power
Max. Power
136kW @  5800rpm
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
87W/kg
Bore & Stroke
Bore & Stroke
94x90mm
Compression Ratio
Compression Ratio
12.0
Valve Gear
Valve Gear
VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Drivetrain Specifications
Transmission
Transmission
CONTINUOUS VARIABLE
Drive Type
Drive Type
ALL WHEEL DRIVE
Final Drive Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
3.9
Fuel Specifications
Fuel Type
Fuel Type
UNLEADED PETROL
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Tank Capacity
0Litres
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
7.4L / 100km
Weight & Measurement
Kerb Weight
Kerb Weight
1563
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight
Not Provided
Height
Height
1730mm
Length
Length
4625mm
Width
Width
1815mm
Ground Clearance
Ground Clearance
220mm
Towing Capacity
Towing Capacity
Brake:1500  Unbrake:750
Steering & Suspension
Steering Type
Steering Type
RACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning Circle
Turning Circle
10.8
Front Rim Size
Front Rim Size
7Jx17
Rear Rim Size
Rear Rim Size
7Jx17
Front Tyres
Front Tyres
225/60 R17
Rear Tyres
Rear Tyres
225/60 R17
Wheel Base
Wheel Base
2670
Front Track
Front Track
1565
Rear Track
Rear Track
1570
Front Brakes
Front Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Rear Brakes
Rear Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Front Suspension
Front Suspension
MacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension
Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, 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, Electronic Stability Program, Hill Holder, Traction Control System
Driver
Driver
Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic, Cruise Control Intelligent/Active, Leather Steering Wheel, Multi Function Steering Wheel, Power Steering, Reversing Camera, Trip Computer
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
-
Entertainment
Entertainment
Radio CD with 6 Speakers
Exterior
Exterior
Fog Lights - Front, Remote Boot/Hatch Release, Rear Spoiler
Interior
Interior
Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose, Cloth Trim, Power Windows
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
Dual Front Airbags Package, Anti-lock Braking, Head Airbags, Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats, Side Front AirBags
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
-
Green House
Green House
-
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
-
CO2 Emission
CO2 Emission
168grams/km
Other
Discontinued Date
Discontinued Date
-
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