New 2017 Subaru Forester Reviews

New 2017 Subaru Forester

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6 of 7 (85%) of consumers said they would recommend this vehicle to a friend.

Perfect Car for the Money

Reviewed by MrShark
February 07, 2017

The 2017 is now my 6th Subaru Vehicle. I must say that the 2017 is a much improved vehicle than the 2015. I only drive about 600 miles a month. So far I only have roughly 720 miles on the Odometer. If you are looking for comfort and safety...this is the vehicle you want/need. Be sure to get the one that has the most features/options that fit your needs. I have the Premium model w/weather package. The ride is superior and so far, I have only filled the gas tank twice. Even the base model...which my wife has...has great options and would be ideal for a young driver. If I were a parent sending my child to college, I would feel much at ease with them driving a Forester.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

I love the color and good to drive.

Reviewed by Hei and Tim
November 21, 2016

The salesman was very helpful. My sister got a car from him. I would recommend to go see him if you need a car. The world Subaru has a nice show room. I trade in my car, and I transferred my registration and able to keep my olde car plate.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Love this Car!

Reviewed by Car Maven
October 13, 2016

I traded in a 2014 Forester XT. This 2017 touring non-turbo rides more smoothly, is peppier, has more responsive brakes and is much quieter. FINALLY, the electronics are in the competitive range of other manufacturers. The bluetooth works well and I'm not drowned out by road noise. The bluetooth even reads aloud my text messages (Windows phone). I am happy to have the memory seat, heated steering wheel and power passenger window. Nice long leg room and plenty of headroom in the front seat. My gas mileage moving into the second tank of gas already "broke" 30 mpg...I expect it to further improve. Complaints...Subaru could further expand on its electronics...Toyota and Honda are better. Storage space inside doesn't take advantage of "dead" space. But overall, it's a great comfortable care with the best visibility!

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Nice but needs improvement

Reviewed by Crossover supporter
August 27, 2016

My 2017 Forester is nice but needs some packaging changes including more storage up front, brighter interior lighting, speed sensitive locks, lighted passenger window and lock buttons and power accessories that can be used briefly when the car is off. Remote start should also be part of the cold weather package. Power and transmission shifts are different when a/c is on. Could be better.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Only 1K

Reviewed by Subaruowner
August 18, 2016

I am satisfied with this vehcles' overall performance. Good acceleration for a 4 cylinder engine, good fuel mileage, a comfortable roomy interior. Easy in and out.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

Poor Interior Design

Reviewed by Rob
August 10, 2016

I just bought 2017 Forester car based on reviewed on the website. Interior is poorly design and Car start sacking when you turn on A/C in a park position. Price is little expensive when you compare similar car.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: NO

Our second Forester

Reviewed by Topflight
July 29, 2016

Our first Forester is a 2006 model. We really enjoy that car. We decided to trade in our Grand Caravan for the 2017 Forester. This is a great little SUV. Did I say little? It has much more room than the 2006. It is also much quieter and smoother. The CVT transmission is great. If it is as reliable as the 2006, we're going to be very happy. Our salesperson at Sharrett Subaru was top notch. Very knowledgeable and probably the best car purchasing experience we've ever had.

I would recommend this vehicle to a friend: YES

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