Compare the Subaru Forester

If you're looking for a well-equipped crossover SUV to better take on your favorite adventures around Illinois, look no further than our terrific selection of new Subaru Forester models at Brilliance Subaru. The Subaru Forester is designed to fit any and every lifestyle, offering tremendous performance, state of the art features, plenty of space for passengers and cargo alike, and much more. From families to daily commuters and off road adventurers alike, the new Forester has something for everyone to enjoy.

We know that buying a new vehicle is a big decision, and it should be treated as so. To help you shop with greater confidence and knowledge, we're going to compare the new Subaru Forester to the competition, including the Honda CR-V, Toyota RAV4 and Ford Escape, giving you a side by side look at why the Forester could be the ideal option for you.

Subaru Forester vs. Honda CR-V

  • All Subaru Forester models come with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive to provide you with optimal traction, control and stability whether you're facing bad weather, rugged terrain or sharp corners to help you enjoy greater confidence and freedom on your travels. The CR-V does offer available all-wheel drive, but comes with standard front-wheel drive.
  • The Forester and the CR-V both offer impressive fuel economy both in the city and on the highway. The Forester, however, offers more fuel capacity than the CR-V does with 16.6 gallons compared to 14 gallons in the CR-V.
  • The new Forester offers more passenger space than the CR-V does with 111.9 cubic feet compared to 105.9 in the CR-V.
  • Every Forester model comes with a Starlink multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. While the same features are offered on the CR-V, they don't come standard.

Subaru Forester vs. Toyota RAV4

  • The new Forester offers more space for you and your passengers to stretch out in. The Forester offers 111.9 cubic feet while the RAV4 offers 98.9 cubic feet of passenger volume.
  • The new Subaru Forester comes with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive on every model, allowing you to drive with greater confidence when the weather gets poor, the terrain gets rough or the corners are tight. The RAV4 offers available all-wheel drive, but front-wheel drive comes standard.
  • Price should always play a factor when considering which vehicle is the best fit for you. The Forester starts at just under $24,500 while the RAV4 starts at just under $26,000.
  • Both vehicles are known for the wonderful safety features that are offered throughout the lineup. Only the Forester offers available LED Steering Responsive Headlights to give you greater visibility around corners.

Subaru Forester vs. Ford Escape

  • All Forester models come with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, providing you with optimal performance, traction and control, regardless of what standing in between you and your next destination. The Escape offers available all-wheel drive across the lineup, but comes with front-wheel drive.
  • The Forester offers more passenger volume than the Escape does, with 111.9 cubic feet compared to 104 cubic feet in the Escape.
  • Both vehicles impress in terms of fuel economy both on the highway and in the city, but the Forester offers more fuel capacity. The Forester offers 16.6 gallons while the Escape offers 14.7 gallons.
  • Both vehicles offer a standard suite of safety features, with the Subaru Eyesight system on the Forester and the Ford CO-Pilot 360 system on the Escape. Only the Forester comes with standard adaptive cruise control to help you enjoy more leisurely trips around Elgin, IL.

Test Drive the Subaru Forester at Brilliance Subaru

When you're ready to discover which new Subaru Forester trim level is the best fit for you, we invite you to visit our Elgin Subaru dealership to check out our entire selection of new Forester models in person. We'll happily walk you through your options and take you for a test drive to experience which model is the best fit for your lifestyle. Finding a new Subaru Forester SUV has never been easier for drivers in Huntley, Dundee, Algonquin, and Lake in the Hills!

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