How Does the 2018 Subaru Forester Compare to the Competition?

From commuting around Danbury and Waterbury at all times of the year to taking your adventures off the beaten path and enjoying a nice hike or bike in the most rural surroundings, the new 2018 Subaru Forester is designed to provide you with the capability and comfort to do it all! When compared to vehicles similar to it, the Forester shines in many different areas, and to make your decision about which vehicle is going to be the best fit for you, we're going to compare the new Forester to the new Honda CR-V, Ford Escape and Mazda CX-5!

2018 Subaru Forester vs. Honda CR-V

  • Every new Forester comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The CR-V, however, comes equipped with standard front-wheel drive.
  • The Forester has a lower starting price than the Honda CR-V does.
  • When equipped with their largest available engines, the Forester offers an optional 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder Boxer engine that produces 250-horsepower, compared to the 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 190-horsepower in the CR-V.

2018 Subaru Forester vs. 2018 Ford Escape

  • Again, the Forester comes equipped with standard all-wheel drive while the Escape comes equipped with standard front-wheel drive.
  • The Forester has a lower starting MSRP price than the Escape does.
  • The Forester offers 108.3 cubic feet of passenger volume, compared to the 98.7 cubic feet of passenger volume in the Escape.

2018 Subaru Forester vs. 2018 Mazda CX-5

  • The Forester comes with standard all-wheel drive on all models. The Mazda CX-5 only offers available all-wheel drive, while front-wheel drive is the standard option.
  • When the rear seats are folded flat, the Forester offers up to 74.7 cubic feet of cargo volume while the CX-5 falls short with up to 59.6 cubic feet of cargo volume.
  • The Forester has a lower starting MSRP price than the Mazda CX-5 does.

If you're ready to learn more about the new 2018 Subaru Forester, we welcome you to make the short trip from Waterbury and come join us at Colonial Subaru in Danbury to view our entire selection of new Forester models in person today!

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