Compare the Subaru Forester in Cary, NC

Comparing the Forester to the Honda CR-V, Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 in the Cary, Raleigh & Durham, NC Area

Here at Johnson Subaru of Cary, we make it our mission to ensure that our customers from across Cary, NC have the information they need to make a well-informed car buying decision. One of the best ways to do that is by seeing what the competition has to offer to make sure you are getting the best vehicle for you with all the features you are looking for. To make life a little easier for our customers we have done the hard work for you and compared a couple of other popular compact SUVs to the amazing 2019 Subaru Forester.

The 2019 Subaru Forester will be hard to beat. Not only does the new model year bring a number of exciting changes and new additions, the Forester has consistently been named as one of the safest vehicles in its class. It has also been recognized for unmatched long-lasting quality and maintains its value better than the competition. This SUV is also an ideal choice for individuals or families who like to pursue an active lifestyle and tackle all types of terrains comfortably and securely. See how the Forester compares to its opposition down below and then visit us at 5010 Old Raleigh Rd. in Cary, NC for an informative test drive, today.

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Subaru Forester Vs Honda CR-V

  • Standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive for unmatched traction and control. The Honda CR-V is available with a less capable all-wheel-drive system for an additional cost.
  • When it comes to standard advanced safety the Forester leaves the Honda CR-V in the dust with EyeSight Driver Assist Technology standard on every model. The same features aren't offered on every CR-V model.
  • The Subaru Forester is a better buy than the Honda CR-V. Both base models start around the same price the Forester has more standard features that will cost you almost $5,000 more on the Honda CR-V.
  • Subaru Forester Vs Ford Escape

  • Powerful and efficient performance are two things that the Subaru Forester does better than the Ford Escape with 182 horsepower and 33 highway mpg. The Escape only offers 165 horsepower and 29 highway mpg.
  • While you are in the driver's seat you want all your passengers to be comfortable and the Subaru Forester offers 111.9 cubic feet of passenger space. The Ford Escape only has 98.7 cubic feet.
  • Not only does the Subaru Forester have more standard advanced safety features than the Ford Escape. It offers more safety in general than the Ford Escape with LED Steering Responsive Headlights and the all-new Subaru DriverFocus.

    Subaru Forester Vs Toyota RAV4

  • Everyone has a budget and wants to get the most for their hard earned dollar and the Subaru Forester offers more standard features and costs about $1,000 less than the Toyota RAV4
  • Both the RAV4 and Forester utilize a 2.5L four-cylinder engine, but the Foresters BOXER engine is more powerful and more efficient. The RAV4 offers 176 horsepower and 23/30 city/highway mpg rating. The Forester, however, gets 26/33 city/highway mpg and has 182 horsepower.
  • The Subaru Forester is better equipped for adventure with 76.1 cubic feet of maximum cargo space, standard roof rails, and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive. The RAV4 offers 73.4 cubic feet and is available with all-wheel-drive and roof rails for an extra cost.
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