Compare 2012 Subaru Forester - Overview

Compare the Forester side-by-side against the RAV4 and the Escape. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2012 Subaru Forester (2.5X Premium 4dr All-wheel Drive)

  (2.5X Premium) 4dr All-wheel Drive

2012 Toyota RAV4 (Base 4dr 4x4)

  (Base) 4dr 4x4

2012 Ford Escape (XLS 4dr 4x4)

  (XLS) 4dr 4x4

MSRP

Veh 1 $23,295
Veh 2 $24,050
Veh 3 $23,190

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 21 / 27
Veh 2 21 / 27
Veh 3 20 / 27

Horse Power

Veh 1 170 @ 5.8k RPM
Veh 2 179 @ 6.0k RPM
Veh 3 171 @ 6.0k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 8.4 Sec
Veh 2 8.1 Sec
Veh 3 7.9 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 2.5L H-4
Veh 2 2.5L I-4
Veh 3 2.5L I-4

Transmission

Veh 1 5-spd man w/OD
Veh 2 4-spd auto
Veh 3 6-spd auto w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 5 Seats
Veh 2 5 Seats
Veh 3 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 63.0 CF
Veh 2 73.0 CF
Veh 3 67.2 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $440
Veh 2 $454
Veh 3 $438

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A
Veh 3 N/A