The world of small crossover SUVs is supremely competitive, but time and again, the Subaru Forester has proven itself a worthy contender. In fact, the 2016 Subaru Forester snagged the Best Small SUV award from Consumer Reports’ Top 10 Picks of 2016. It’s not the flashiest SUV on the block, but experts and consumers alike have hailed the Forester as an all-around solid ride. If you’re looking for a reliable SUV that does everything right, look no further than the 2016 Subaru Forester 2.5i.
Simply put, this is a car that works. Standard all-wheel drive makes it surefooted on a variety of road conditions. It offers plenty of storage. Seating is generous with headroom and legroom, and it’s very comfortable even on long drives. The optional turbo engine is one of the strongest you will find in this class. It has also received top-notch scores in every single crash test, and ranks among the best in its class when it comes to fuel economy. Finally, these features come with a fair price tag. With so much going on for it, the 2016 Subaru Forester offers a sweet deal that’s hard to resist.
A Loaded 2.5i
The 2.5i is the Subaru Forester’s base trim, but the sheer amount of features should leave you perfectly satisfied. For instance, standard on this trim are full power accessories, cruise control, and a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel. You also get 60/40-split folding rear seatbacks and a height-adjustable driver seat. There’s plenty of technology items such as a Subaru's Starlink technology interface that comes with the 6.2-inch touchscreen, smartphone app integration, and a rearview camera. Even your entertainment is assured with the four-speaker sound system, CD player, HD radio, a USB port, and an auxiliary audio jack.
The 2016 Subaru Forester truly remains a smart, value-packed proposition for every type of SUV shopper. Check out what else it has to offer in terms of versatility, safety, and driving capabilities when you visit nearby New Orleans, LA Subaru dealerships.