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How Does the 2015 Subaru Forester Stack Up Against the Competition in Carlsbad?

Consider the 2015 Subaru Forester if you're in the market for a safe, reliable and family-oriented crossover SUV in the Carlsbad, CA area. The Forester does everything well and it's certain to bring comfort and convenience to long road trips and your daily carpool.

As you'll learn below, the Forester's competition is simply no match for the crossover's long list of exceptional qualities. Keep on reading to see why the Forester is the top choice among cars in its class.

2015 Subaru Forester vs. Honda CR-V

  • Forester has a lower base MSRP than the CR-V.
  • Forester comes standard with Subaru's Symmetrical all-wheel drive system. Drivers must upgrade to AWD in the CR-V.
  • Forester offers convenience features including a luggage rack, cargo shade, and universal garage door opener. Similar features aren't available in the CR-V.
  • There's more passenger room in the Forester than the CR-V (108.3 cu. ft. vs. 101.5).

2015 Subaru Forester vs. Mazda CX-5

  • Forester earned a "Superior" rating in Front Crash Prevention from the IIHS . The CX-5 managed just an "Advanced" rating.
  • Standard features in the Forester include an alarm system and back-up camera while drivers must upgrade for comparable options in the CX-5.
  • Forester offers considerably more max cargo volume than the CX-5 (74.7 cu. ft. vs. 64.8).
  • Forester's turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine produces 250 horsepower compared to the 184 horsepower, four-cylinder engine in the CX-5.

As you can see, the Forester is an incredible blend of safety, capability and utility that's designed to improve the lives of drivers throughout Escondido, San Marcos, Oceanside, Vista and Carlsbad, CA. Now, if you're ready to check out the Forester then visit Bob Baker Subaru at our easily-accessible location to arrange for a test drive today!