Maguire Subaru of Ithaca

320 Elmira Road
Directions Ithaca, NY 14850

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  • Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Subaru Forester Reviews

A reliable SUV like the Subaru Forester is a great all-around option for everyone from families to commuters to drivers who love taking on trails. So, what can this versatile SUV do for drivers in Ithaca?

To show you what it's capable of and everything it has to offer, Maguire Subaru put together a series of free Subaru Forester reviews.

Subaru Forester Specs

The Subaru Forester runs on a 2.5L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine that gets up to 182 horsepower. This gets paired with a Lineartronic® Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) that helps it get an EPA-estimated 26 MPG city and 33 MPG highway. 

Read: Subaru Forester vs Honda CR-V

Subaru Forester Capability

You can count on the Subaru Forester to deliver a dependable drive on any terrain. The standard Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive keeps you in control and features a Traction Control System.

Feel free to bring some extra cargo with you too. It's reliable powertrain and available tow hitch can haul up to 1,500 pounds.

Plus, it has an 8.7-inch ground clearance, so you can confidently take it down rocky roads or do some off-roading. 

Read: Subaru Forester vs Ford Escape

Subaru Forester Interior

There's seating for up to five people inside the Subaru Forester. It has a roomy cabin so that everyone can relax and bring all their cargo along for the ride.

Wherever you're sitting, you'll be able to get comfortable. There's 43.3 inches of front legroom and 39.4 inches of rear legroom. Behind the seats, you'll have 35.4 cubic feet of space. If you need to make room for more, you can fold down the back seats to more than double your cargo room. 

Read: Subaru Forester vs Kia Sorento

Subaru Forester Technology

Whether you're on a long road trip or just running errands, the Subaru Forester can help you have a fun drive with its user-friendly infotainment system. The SUBARU STARLINK™ Multimedia Plus system features a touchscreen display in your dashboard with lots of standard features.

You can sync your smartphone with Apple CarPlay™, Android™ Auto, or Aha™ smartphone integration. On top of being able to access your favorite apps, it's Bluetooth® compatible for making phone calls and streaming your music library or podcasts.

Subaru Forester Safety

The Subaru Forester also offers peace of mind. On top of its Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, it has an advanced airbag system and lots of standard driver assistance features.

The EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology bundle comes standard and uses sensors to watch out for every angle of your SUV. You can also check behind you with the Rear-Vision Camera to safely back in or out of a parking spot.

With its versatile drivetrain, airbag system, and safety features, the Forester has even been named a TOP SAFETY PICK by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) every year since 2007! 

Read: Subaru Forester vs Toyota Highlander

Learn More About the Subaru Forester

To learn more about this dependable SUV and everything it can do for you, check out our free Subaru Forester reviews. It offers a safe, efficient, and capable performance to drivers in Ithaca. If you decide it's the right SUV for you, visit us at Maguire Subaru and take a test drive.

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