Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
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Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015): 33 facts and highlights

1. height

1.69m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm

2. Has four-wheel drive

Four-wheel drive is a system where torque is distributed to all four wheels of the vehicle. It is beneficial in some circumstances such as providing increased traction in tricky weather conditions, but is most suited to off-road driving.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
55% have it

3. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
2115l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 3429l

4. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
45% have it

5. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 10yrs

6. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
7
Tesla Model X 75D (2016): 12

7. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
12.8l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3l/100 km

8. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
236Nm
Mercedes-Benz GL63 AMG (2014): 759Nm

9. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.64m
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 3.3m

10. width

1.8m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 1.6m

11. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
60l
Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015): 117l

12. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
2.5l
Cadillac Escalade (2015): 6.2l

13. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
10.6m
Suzuki Jimny (2014): 9.8m

14. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
974l
Volvo XC60 (2015): 1909l

15. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
1.05m
GMC Yukon SLE (2015): 1.09m

16. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
1.01m
Ford Flex SE (2014): 1.03m

17. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
92% have it

18. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
9.7l/100 km
Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014): 3.4l/100 km

19. Has height-adjustable seat belts

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
25% have it

20. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
221mm
Toyota RAV4 LE (2014): 106mm

21. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
3yrs
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited (2014): 5yrs

22. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
170hp
BMW X6 M (2014): 555hp

23. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
84% have it

24. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Subaru Forester 2.5i (2015)
90% have it

25. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
4
Ford Expedition Limited (2014): 8

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