Subaru Forester Dimensions

The Subaru Forester is a dependable SUV that's known for being capable in tough conditions and featuring a roomy interior. So, how much cargo can it hold? How big is this SUV?

To help drivers in Ithaca, Elmira, and Corning find out how it drives and how much space it has, Maguire Subaru looks at the 2019 Subaru Forester dimensions.

Subaru Forester Interior Dimensions

The Subaru Forester has seating for five people and lots of cargo room. Across its two rows of seats, there's 111.9 cubic feet of passenger room. While it offers lots of space in the trunk, you can use the 60/40-split flat-folding rear seatbacks to more than double your cargo room.




Cargo Room Behind Row

76.1 cubic feet

35.4 cubic feet


41.2 inches

39.6 inches


43.3 inches

39.4 inches

Shoulder Room

58.2 inches

57.2 inches


A panoramic moonroof comes standard on higher trim levels and slightly affects your interior volume. With the moonroof you'll have 107.8 cubic feet of passenger space, 40.2 inches of front headroom, and 37.7 inches of rear headroom. Plus, in the back you'll still have 33.0 cubic feet for your cargo.

Subaru Forester Exterior Dimensions

The 2019 Subaru Forester has a design that's aerodynamic, capable, and stylish. On top of its Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, it stands 67.5 inches tall, but a pair of available roof rails can bump it up to 68.1 inches high.

From bumper to bumper the Forester is 182.1 inches long. This gives it a wheelbase of 105.1 inches. It's able to grip the road and deliver a stable, balanced drive with a front track that's 61.6 inches across and a 61.8-inch rear track.

The overall body is 81.3 inches wide. With the side mirrors folded in, it measures 71.5 inches across the back. This helps you both squeeze into smaller parking spots and gives it an extra-wide tailgate to make loading cargo easier.

Subaru Forester Specs

The first few trim levels of the Subaru Forester arrive on 17-inch aluminum alloy wheels. Higher trim levels upgrade both the size and style with 18-inch wheels with a black finish. With these wheels and its design, it's a capable SUV on all sorts of terrain with an 8.7-inch ground clearance.

Its also got the power and build to help you bring some extra cargo on your next trip. The Subaru Forester can tow up to 1,500 pounds.

Another benefit of its design is how it contributes to your fuel economy. It has a light curb weight of 3,449 pounds. That's just one of the ways its able to get up to an EPA-estimated 26 MPG city and 33 MPG. With its 16.6-gallon fuel tank, you'll be able to drive for awhile in between stops for gas.

Test Drive the Subaru Forester

To learn more about the 2019 Subaru Forester dimensions, visit Maguire Subaru and take a test drive. This SUV offers lots of convenient cargo room, a comfortable interior, and a versatile performance to drivers and families in Ithaca, Elmira, and Corning.

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