2012 Subaru Forester 4-Door Automatic 2.5X Premium Specs

4-Door Automatic 2.5X Premium
MSRP based on 4-Door Automatic 2.5X Premium
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 21 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas Flat 4, 2.5L
EPA Class Sport Utility Vehicle - AWD
Style Name 2.5X Premium Automatic
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 4-speed electronic direct-control automatic transmission

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Sport Utility Vehicle - AWD
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3340
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.0
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 52.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.1
Second Head Room (in) 37.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2
Liftover Height (in) 27.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 103.0
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.2
Height, Overall (in) 66.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall (in) 179.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 8.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 63.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 61.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 31.2
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 37.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 30.8

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 170 @ 5800
Displacement 2.5L/152
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 174 @ 4100
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas Flat 4
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.79
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.44
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.7 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.2
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.5
Tires
Rear Tire Size P225/55HR17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P225/55HR17
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights Yes
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Brake assist
Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC)
Daytime running lights
Advanced frontal airbags (SRS) -inc: front passenger-side...
Driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS)
Driver & front passenger pelvis/torso side airbags
Front & rear side curtain airbags (SRS) w/roll over sensor
3-point height-adjustable front seatbelts
3-point rear seatbelts for all three seating positions
LATCH rear child safety seat anchors
Rear child safety door locks
Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
Safety brake pedal system

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 360
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 240
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