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2022 Hyundai Tucson Hybrid vs. 2021 Subaru Forester Review

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2022 Hyundai
Tucson Hybrid

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2021 Subaru
Forester

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MSRP*
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$29,050 to $37,350
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$24,795 to $34,895
Invoice* $27,670 to $35,571 $23,375 to $32,541
MPG - City 37 - 38 26
MPG - Hwy 36 - 38 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid than in the Subaru Forester. The Subaru Forester will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid.

Convenience
The Subaru Forester requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is somewhat more expensive than the Subaru Forester. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is much higher than that for the Subaru Forester.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is much wider than the Subaru Forester, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru Forester.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Subaru Forester.

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Subaru Forester, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid is clearly the choice over the Subaru Forester for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Subaru Forester.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid and the Subaru Forester. The Hyundai Tucson Hybrid has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Subaru Forester.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson Hybrid than that of the Subaru Forester.