The 2021 Subaru Forester is the ultimate SUV to get you around the Utica, Yorkville, and Whitesboro, NY, areas. Whether you're hitting the road or the trail, the Forester will be there to get you through any adventure. At Subaru of Utica, we put together this Subaru Forester review for anyone who wants to make it their next automotive companion.

Quick Facts

  • The Subaru Forester features five trim levels: Forester, Forester Premium, Forester Sport, Forester Limited, and Forester Touring.
  • The Forester gets an EPA-estimated 26 City/33 Highway MPG.*
  • Each trim comes with Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive.
  • Aside from the base trim, each Forester comes standard with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.
  • Ground clearance at base curb weight is 8.7 inches.

Subaru Forester Performance

Ready to feel the power of the Subaru Forester engine coursing through you? When you pop open the hood, you'll find a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that produces 182 horsepower and 176 lb-ft of torque. As part of the drivetrain with this vehicle, there are a few other features you'll want to take note of:

  • Standard Subaru Intelligent Drive: Features different drive modes that can shape your drives the way you want
  • Auto Stop/Start Technology: Saves fuel by turning the engine off while the vehicle is idle, and then turns it back on when the Forester starts to move
  • Lineartronic® CTV (Continually Variable Transmission)

Off-Roading Technology

Want to take your adventures beyond the road? With the Subaru Forester at your side, you can conquer virtually any type of terrain, especially with the amazing off-roading features it offers. You'll fall in love with X-MODE®, which optimizes engine output, transmission ratio, and other components, to regulate wheelspin and provide traction on different surfaces.

Other off-roading technology you'll be able to utilize in the Forester include:

  • Hill Descent Control
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Active Torque Vectoring
  • Trailer Stability Assist (useful if you're hauling a small trailer, as the Forester has a maximum towing capacity of up to 1,500 pounds when properly equipped)

Subaru Forester Safety Features

It's imperative that you feel safe and protected no matter where you are. The Subaru Forester has taken notice, and is built with safety in mind as a result, which is evidenced by it being an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ for 2021. As part of its EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology, you'll have safety technology features at your disposal such as:

  • Automatic Pre-Collision Braking System
  • Pre-Collision Throttle Management
  • Lane Keep Assist and Sway Warning
  • Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering

The best part is that this is just the beginning of the safety sphere. You can enhance your vehicle's safety features by adding the available Blind Spot-Detection with Lane Change Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Reverse Automatic Braking, and Subaru DriverFocus® Distraction Mitigation System.

Check Out the Subaru Forester Today

Now that you know a little bit more about the Subaru Forester, which is for sale at Subaru of Utica, you'll be able to make an informed decision as to whether or not it'll suit your adventures around the Utica, Yorkville, and Whitesboro, New York, areas. Contact us today to learn more!


*EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with driving conditions and your vehicle's condition.

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