Subaru’s first Forester Hybrid has landed locally and with part ownership by Toyota, this all-new hybrid model should really pave the way for Subaru to increase Forester sales.

But, as we found out, the Subaru Forester Hybrid falls short in a big way when it comes to hybrid performance. It uses a significantly different system to the Toyota Rav4 it competes with and doesn’t offer a driving experience that matches its competitors in this segment.

Is it still worth looking at if you’re after a hybrid SUV in this segment? Check out Paul’s detailed video review to find out more.

You can also read our full expert review of the 2020 Subaru Forester Hybrid S here.