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2011 Hyundai Tucson

2011 Subaru Forester

  2010 Hyundai Tucson 2011 Subaru Forester
Invoice $18,215 $19,397
20/31 19/27
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Bottom Line Much better than its predecessor, the 2011 Hyundai Tucson needs a touch more power and steering feel to top carlike utes like the Nissan Rogue. Read Full Review The roomy, versatile 2011 Subaru Forester handles better than just about any other small crossover, though the need for a more modern transmission and a little more cabin refinement keep it from greatness. Read Full Review
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  • Handsome, curvy new look
  • Four-cylinder engine is smoother
  • Manual transmission shifts well
  • Interior is spacious
  • Fuel economy tops the class


  • Steering feels digital, lifeless
  • Not a quick performer
  • Leather seats need more cushioning
  • Brakes could be more sensitive


  • Savvy, utilitarian look
  • Nicely-detailed interior
  • Excellent handling
  • Standard all-wheel drive


  • Automatic has four widely spaced gears
  • Base model still without Bluetooth
  • Small, flat front seats
  • Chintzy cabin materials
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