The Premium then adds bigger side mirrors with turn-signal repeaters, rear disc brakes, a limited-slip rear differential, a moonroof, a power driver seat and heated front seats and mirrors. Interested parties should confirm all data before relying on it to make a purchase decision. Overall, think of the Sports 2. We experienced no apparent fade after three consecutive full-on stops from 65 mph, and Forester comes to a halt in short order. The standard engine on the 2008 Subaru Forester is a 173-horsepower, 2. All Subaru Foresters come with all-wheel drive, a system that is especially deft with mud and manages just fine without a low range. The 2008 Subaru Forester has a firm but relatively smooth ride, and it handles much better than its tall body suggests, with direct, communicative steering and good stability around tight corners.
The engine is paired with five-speed manual or optional four-speed automatic transmission. On top of that, the Sports 2. The price listed for this vehicle does not include charges such as: License, Title, Registration Fees, Depending were you live State or Local Taxes, Finance Charges, Optional Credit or Liability Insurance, Delivery Fee, and State Documentary Service Fee. Gas mileage comes out to 22 mpg in the city and 29 on the highway in manual, 23 and 28 in automatic. The interior feels very spacious, thanks to the boxy body style and upright design. The driving position itself is very upright and affords a good view for parking and maneuvering, but the front seats are quite thinly padded; the backseat is also spacious, with plenty of headroom and just enough legroom for adults. All prices and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Stop in and check it out!!! Automobile weight is 1560 kg with 440 liters trunk loading capacity. Reviewers love the 2008 Forester's quick acceleration and standard all-wheel drive, with the only performance complaints having to do with a sometimes stubborn transmission. Split fold-down rear seating affords enormous cargo capacity when you need it! While reviewing vehicles, the actual data should be considered as real fuel consumption. This trim has 4 doors, seats 5, and holds up to 65 cubic feet of cargo. Come get your new car right meow! It has a great running 4 cylinder, 2. Models with the turbocharged engine and manual should get 19 mpg in the city and 24 on the highway, while those with the automatic net 18 mpg in the city and 23 on the highway. Estimated Fuel Consumption Actual fuel consumption for vehicles is specified in 'Factory data' table.
The only issue is noise; road noise can be prominent on rough surfaces in the 2008 Subaru Forester, and there can be some wind noise. Bean Edition, however, is only offered with the automatic. A moon roof, heated leather seats, Bose Premium Sound, metallic red exterior, and Premium Wheels are its outstanding features!!! Consumption in city is 14. Fuel economy in city is 12. In putting together this comprehensive review covering the 2008 Subaru Forester, the automotive experts at TheCarConnection.
Though only available with a four-cylinder engine, the higher-end trim levels come equipped with a turbocharged engine -- standard. With 2457 cc engine size it produces 230 horsepower and 320 Nm torque. The Forester is Subaru's small crossover utility vehicle; it received new front- and rear-end treatments as well as powertrain and other upgrades in 2006. Acceleration and Power The Forester 2. This trim has 4 doors, seats 5, and carries up to 65 cubic feet of cargo. These data were compiled from sources published by the official and nonofficial websites and catalogues of brands and companies. Powered by a 224-horsepower, 2.
Most reviewers aren't too impressed with the base engine. Finally, gas mileage comes out to 22 mpg in the city and 29 on the highway for the manual transmission trim, 23 and 28 for automatic. Although there is no certainty of the content, it is for informational purposes only. Weight of the vehicle is 1480 kg with 400 liters trunk loading capacity. Bean Edition are powered by a 173-horsepower, 2. Standard text messaging rates may apply. Our improved algorithm coefficients were calculated for each model particularly.
Estimated fuel consumption data, depends on the users driving style, environmental conditions and may vary depending on many factors. All Foresters also get Electronic Brake Force Distribution. This 1994 cc engine size produces 158 horsepower with 186 Nm torque. It is expected to consume 50 percent more fuel than factory data in real conditions and during test drives. Both trims have 4 doors, seat 5, and sport a 2. The resulting data is purely informative, our website cannot be held responsible. Yet the Forester has the ground clearance and toughness for modest off-roading, and the all-wheel-drive system is especially deft with mud; it manages just fine without a low range.
Therefore, the estimated fuel consumption data may vary compared to the actual real fuel consumption data. Subaru's Variable Torque Distribution all-wheel-drive system is standard across the line. This acknowledgement constitutes my written consent to receive such communications. Max cargo capacity comes out to 69 cubic feet. The engine has a Euro 4 standard. The 2008 Subaru Forester has few additional changes; it carries over the styling that's rather rugged but plain and a boxy body that affords a lot of interior space. I keep trying to roll the windows up because it sounds as though they're all cracked about a centimeter, but they're already rolled up.
To help you compare it with rival models, TheCarConnection. Anti-lock brakes and front side airbags are standard. Once again, auto experts at TheCarConnection. Front side airbags and anti-lock brakes are standard on all Foresters, but electronic stability control is not available. Gas mileage comes out to 22 mpg in the city and 29 on the highway in manual, 23 and 28 in automatic. Stability and traction control add to safety while having fun behind the wheel!! Most importantly, you get leather and wood pretty much all over the interior and a sweet sound system. All prices and specifications are subject to change without notice.