2013 Forester Specs

Forester Engine Performance & Fuel Economy

  • Turbocharged
  • Engine: 2.5L SUBARU BOXER horizontally opposed four-cylinder DOHC Active Valve Control System (AVCS) with variable valve timing
  • Premium unleaded fuel
  • Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 19 MPG city, 24 MPG highway, 21 MPG combined and 355 mi. range
  • Multi-point fuel injection
  • 16.9gallon fuel tank
  • Power (SAE): 224 hp @ 5,200 rpm; 226 ft lb of torque @ 2,800 rpm

Forester Handling, Brakes, & Suspension

  • ABS
  • 4.440:1 axle ratio
  • Brake assist system
  • Four-wheel disc brakes including 2-ventilated
  • Electronic brake distribution
  • Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
  • Immobilizer
  • Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
  • Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) stability control
  • Independent front strut suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs, independent rear wishbone suspension with stabilizer bar and coil springs

Forester Exterior Dimensions & Aerodynamics

  • Driver and passenger fixed 3rd row windows
  • Body-color front and rear bumpers
  • Day time running lights
  • Driver and passenger power door mirrors: body-color
  • External dimensions: overall length (inches): 179.5, overall width (inches): 70.1, overall height (inches): 66.9, ground clearance (inches): 8.9, wheelbase (inches): 103.0, front track (inches): 60.2, rear track (inches): 60.2 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 34.4
  • Headlights: halogen with complex surface lenses
  • Luxury trim: alloy-look and alloy-look
  • Pearl paint
  • Rear side windows: wind-up on driver side and passenger side
  • Rear window: with defroster
  • Roof rails
  • Roof spoiler
  • Electric glass front to rear sunroof
  • Tinted glass
  • Underbody protection for fuel tank and for engine
  • Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 4,480, published curb weight (lbs): 3,450, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 2,400 and payload allowance (lbs): 1,030
  • Windshield wipers with intermittent wiper

Forester Interior Features & Electronics

  • 12V power outlet(s) in cargo area, 12V power outlet(s) in front
  • Roof antenna
  • Anti-theft protection
  • Audio system with AM/FM radio, CD player (reads MP3 format)
  • Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 37.5, width between arches (inches): 42.2 and height (inches): 31.2
  • Cargo area light
  • Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 63.0, all seats in place (cu ft): 30.8 and EPA
  • Trip computer: includes average fuel economy
  • Consoles, floor consoles, overhead consoles
  • Cruise control
  • Front cup holders
  • Outside air temperature indicator
  • Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
  • Carpet floor mats
  • Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
  • Driver seat : bucket with five 10-way power ; details: power height, power lumbar and power tilt, front passenger seat : bucket ; details: manual height
  • Height adjustable front seat belts with pre-tensioners for driver and passenger
  • Front seat center armrest
  • Headlight control
  • Two active height-adjustable front head restraints, three height-adjustable rear seats head restraints
  • Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.0, rear headroom (inches): 37.7, front hip room (inches): 52.9, rear hip room (inches): 52.7, front leg room (inches): 43.1, rear leg room (inches): 38.0, front shoulder room (inches): 56.1 and rear shoulder room (inches): 55.6
  • Low tire pressure indicator
  • Remote power locks
  • Power steering
  • Front power windows with one-touch on one window, rear power windows
  • Front reading lights
  • Rear seat belts for driver, rear seat belts for passenger, 3-point rear seat belts for center
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Rear seats: details: manual recline
  • Rear view mirror
  • Steering wheel mounted remote audio controls
  • Remote control trunk/hatch release
  • Front and rear curtain airbag
  • Seating: five passengers
  • Cloth upholstery
  • Front side airbag
  • Four speakers
  • Tilt/ telescoping steering wheel
  • Tachometer
  • Driver and passenger vanity mirror
  • Ventilation system with micro filter
  • Voice activating system for phone
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