Compare 2018 Subaru Forester vs 2018 Subaru Outback

2018 Subaru Forester vs 2018 Subaru Outback

Subaru Forester

  • Standard Engine2.5L Inline-4
  • Horsepower170 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *26 / 32
  • Seats5

Subaru Outback

  • Standard Engine2.5L Inline-4
  • Horsepower175 hp
  • MPG (city/hwy) *25 / 32
  • Seats5

Specs at a Glance

Performance

Subaru has a heritage of quality and excellence. This heritage is certainly carried on through the 2018 Subaru Forester and the 2018 Subaru Outback. The new Subaru Forester is a compact SUV which will tackle any task you encounter. The new Subaru Outback is a crossover which will never let you down. These new vehicles come with many premium features and options so that the customer never has to compromise on what they want.

Everyone wants a vehicle that is as capable as they are. These new vehicles have plenty of engine options to ensure that there is a perfect performance fit for everyone. The 2018 Forester has two engine options available. The first engine option is the 2.5-liter 4-cylinder Subaru Boxer engine. This engine produces 170 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. This engine has a fuel economy of 26 mpg* in the city and 32 mpg* on the highway. The second engine option is the turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder Subaru Boxer engine. This engine produces 250 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. This engine has a fuel economy of 23 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway. The 2018 Outback has two capable engine options as well. The first engine is the 2.5-liter 4-cylinder Subaru Boxer engine. This engine produces 175 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. This engine has a fuel economy of 25 mpg* in the city and 32 mpg* on the highway. The second engine option is the 3.6-liter 6-cylinder Subaru Boxer engine. This engine produces 256 horsepower and 247 pound-feet of torque. This engine has a fuel economy of 20 mpg* in the city and 27 mpg* on the highway. All of these engines use a Lineartronic continuously variable transmission to smoothly apply power to the road.

Appearance

These vehicles have many premium and useful exterior options. The new Forester and the new Outback both have an impressive 8.7 inches of ground clearance which helps aid the vehicle off-road. The 2018 Forester comes with multi reflector halogen headlights to fully illuminate the road. The 2018 Outback comes standard with projector-beam halogen headlights to aid the driver wherever they go. Both of these vehicles have an optional expansive moonroof which allows the driver and passengers to enjoy the outdoors from the luxury of the inside of their vehicle. Both of these vehicles also come with extremely useful and durable roof-racks to safely transport whatever they need on the top of their vehicle.

Features

The interior of these vehicles is just as impressive as the exterior. The new Forester and the new Outback both have a high-quality leather upholstery package. Both of these vehicles also come with a front heated seating package to ensure comfort while on the road. The 2018 Forester and the 2018 Outback both come with a leather-wrapped steering-wheel which perfectly compliments the leather-wrapped shifter.

There are so many amazing reasons to check out these new Subaru vehicles. With so many high-quality options and features to choose from, there really is something for any customer. The 2018 Forester and the 2018 Outback combine luxury, safety, and dependability into very appealing packages. Why not come visit Reliable Subaru and test drive one of these amazing new vehicles for yourself!

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* Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.

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