2018 Subaru Forester Vs. The Competition

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How Does the New 2018 Subaru Forester Compare to the Competition?

 

When it comes to finding your next SUV, you want to make sure it checks all the boxes. Whether you already have a criteria in mind or you're looking to get the highest value out of your next vehicle, the new Subaru Forester has everything you need and more to enjoy every outing around Kingston, NY more than ever. With spacious comfort for five, ample cargo space, state of the art technology throughout and the legendary Subaru capability to take you anywhere your heart desires, the new 2018 Forester is sure to fit any lifestyle with ease. To demonstrate its tremendous value and versatility, we're going to compare the new Forester to the 2018 Honda Civic and 2018 Toyota RAV4 and show you side by side how the new Forester leads the competition.

2018 Subaru Forester vs. 2018 Honda CR-V

  • The Forester is less expensive than the CR-V is, starting at just $22,795 MSRP while the new CR-V starts at $24,150 MSRP.
  • Every new Forester comes equipped with Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive while the new CR-V comes equipped with front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive models will end up costing you more.
  • The Forester offers a more spacious cabin for your passengers, with 108.3 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to 105.9 cubic feet in the CR-V.
  • The Forester offers an available 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 250-horsepower, while the CR-V offers an available 1.5-liter turbocharged engine that produces 190-horsepower.
  • From off road travelling around Wappingers Falls to traversing snowy roads around Poughkeepsie, with 8.7-inches of ground clearance, the Forester can do it all with ease. The CR-V, on the other hand, offers 8.2-inches of ground clearance.




2018 Subaru Forester vs. 2018 Toyota RAV4

  • The Forester is less expensive than the RAV4, starting at $22,795 MSRP while the RAV4 starts at $24,510 MSRP.
  • Every new Forester comes with standard All-Wheel Drive, allowing you to conquer poor weather conditions all over the greater Rhinebeck area with ease. The RAV4, however, comes equipped with standard front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive equipped models will end up costing even more.
  • The Forester achieves an estimated fuel economy of up to 26 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. The RAV4 falls short of those ratings with up to 23 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
  • The Forester offers an available 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 250-horsepower, while the new RAV4 only offers its standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 176-horsepower unless you choose the hybrid model.
  • The Forester offers interior refinement that you won't find in the RAV4, including an available panoramic moonroof and leather upholstery. The RAV4 only offers imitation leather upholstery and no panoramic moonroof.
  • The Forester offers 8.7-inches of ground clearance while the RAV4 only offers 6.1-inches of ground clearance.

Test Drive the New 2018 Subaru Forester Today!

The only way to experience everything that the new 2018 Subaru Forester has to offer is to join us at Colonial Subaru to test drive a model of your choice today! With six trim levels, two engine options and tons of features to enjoy, we're confident that we have the right fit for everyone. Our dealership is conveniently located in Kingston, NY and we proudly serve nearby Wappingers Falls, Rhinebeck, Poughkeepsie, Newburgh, and Catskill!

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