J.D. Power

2018 Subaru Forester

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2018 Subaru Forester Ratings
81
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
81
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
85/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Average
76/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
79/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Great
81/100
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Compact SUV of 2018

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 Subaru Forester after 90-days of ownership.
  • Rear visibility
  • Vehicle stability in poor conditions
  • Vehicle acceleration

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 Subaru Forester during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • The vehicle's audio system
  • Styling of the dashboard
  • The vehicle's heating and air conditioning

Performance Specs

MPG City

22 - 26

MPG Hwy

27 - 32

Horsepower

170 - 250

Transmission

6 speed, CVT w/OD, 6 speed, Manual w/OD, 8 speed, CVT w/OD

Engine

Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded H-4, Regular Unleaded H-4

Drivetrain

All Wheel Drive

Available Trims

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