2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i 2014 Subaru Forester 2.0XT
POWERTRAIN/CHASSIS
DRIVETRAIN LAYOUT Front-engine, AWD Front-engine, AWD
ENGINE TYPE Flat-4, aluminum block/heads turbo flat-4, aluminum block/heads
VALVETRAIN DOHC, 4 valves/cyl DOHC, 4 valves/cyl
DISPLACEMENT 152.4 cu in/2498 cc 121.9 cu in/1998 cc
COMPRESSION RATIO 10.0:1 10.6:1
REDLINE 6400 rpm 6000 rpm
WEIGHT TO POWER 19.2 lb/hp 14.7 lb/hp
TRANSMISSION 6-speed manual cont variable auto
AXLE/FINAL-DRIVE RATIO 4.44:1/3.09:1 4.11:1/2.24:1
SUSPENSION, FRONT/REAR Struts, coil springs, anti-roll bar; multilink, coil springs, anti-roll bar struts, coil springs, anti-roll bar; multilink, coil springs, anti-roll bar
STEERING RATIO 15.5:1 15.5:1
TURNS LOCK-TO-LOCK 3.1 3.1
BRAKES, F/R 11.6-in vented disc; 10.8-in disc, ABS 12.4-in vented disc; 10.9-in vented disc, ABS
WHEELS, F/R 7.0 x 17-in, cast aluminum 7.0 x 18-in, cast aluminum
TIRES 225/60R17 98H M+S
Yokohama Geolander G91
225/55R18 97H M+S
Bridgestone Dueler H/L 400
DIMENSIONS
WHEELBASE 103.9 in. 103.9 in.
TRACK, F/R 60.9 in. 61.1 in.
LENGTH x WIDTH x HEIGHT 180.9 x 70.7 x 68.2 in. 180.9 x 70.7 x 68.2 in.
GROUND CLEARANCE 8.7 in. 8.7 in.
APPROACH/DEPART ANGLE 23 deg 25.0 deg
TURNING CIRCLE 34.8 ft 34.8 ft
CURB WEIGHT 3263 lb 3663 lb
WEIGHT DIST, F/R 56/44% 58/42%
TOWING CAPACITY 1500 lb 1500 lb
SEATING CAPACITY 5 5
HEADROOM, F/R 41.4 in. 39.8 in.
LEGROOM, F/R 43.0 in. 41.7 in.
SHOULDER ROOM, F/R 57.0 in. 56.5 in.
CARGO VOL BEHIND F/R 74.7/34.4 cu ft 68.5/31.5 cu ft
TEST DATA
ACCELERATION TO MPH
0-30 2.2 sec 2.5 sec
0-40 3.7 3.6
0-50 5.4 4.8
0-60 7.5 6.2
0-70 10.3 8.0
0-80 13.6 10.2
0-90 17.8 12.9
0-100 N/A 16.3
PASSING, 45-65 MPH 4.4 2.9
LATERAL ACCELERATION 0.81 g (avg) 0.79 g (avg)
MT FIGURE EIGHT 27.9 sec @ 0.62 g (avg) 27.8 sec @ 0.64 g (avg)
TOP-GEAR REVS @ 60 MPH 2350 rpm 1750 rpm
CONSUMER INFO
BASE PRICE $24,320 $28,820
PRICE AS TESTED $24,320 $28,820
STABILITY/TRACTION CtL Yes/yes Yes/yes
AIRBAGS Dual front, front side, f/r curtain, driver knee Dual front, front side, f/r curtain, driver knee
BASIC WARRANTY 3 yrs/36,000 mi 3 yrs/36,000 mi
POWERTRAIN WARRANTY 5 yrs/60,000 mi 5 yrs/60,000 mi
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE 3 yrs/36,000 mi 3 yrs/36,000 mi
FUEL CAPACITY 15.9 gal 15.9 gal
EPA CITY/HWY ECON 22/29 mpg 23/28 mpg
ENERGY CONS, CITY/HWY 153/116 kW-hrs/100 mi 147/120 kW-hrs/100 mi
CO2 EMISSIONS 0.79 lb/mi 0.78 lb/mi
MT FUEL ECONOMY 21.9 mpg 15.5 mpg
RECOMMENDED FUEL Unleaded regular unleaded premium