Citroen C5 Aircross vs Subaru Forester Comparison

    Citroen C5 Aircross

    Subaru Forester

    2024 Citroen
    C5 Aircross
    vs
    2024 Subaru
    Forester
    Select Variants...

    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the suv medium category, between scores of 7.2 and 8.8.
    0.0
    7.7
    8.0
    0.0
    Based on the Citroen C5 Aircross SPORT 1.6 THP 133
    Based on the Subaru Forester 2.5i-S (AWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    Off-roadingOff-roading
    Fuel Efficiency
    53L
    302 to 419 km
    48L - 63L
    322 to 466 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $42,990 - $54,990
    $37,890 - $50,140
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Comfy ride, seats
    • Big, practical boot
    • Improved performance, tech
    Misses
    • Still pricier than it should be
    • Tight back seat for the class
    • Misses out on C5 X infotainment
    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Excellent practicality
    • Super easy to live with
    • AWD is standard
    Misses
    • Better value lower in the range
    • A bit thirsty
    • Not a thrilling car to drive

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Metallic Paint (+$690)
    NA

    Colours Available

    The 2024 Subaru Forester is available in the following exterior paint colours, depending on the variant:

    • Crystal White Pearl
    • Ice Silver Metallic
    • Brilliant Bronze Metallic
    • Crimson Red Pearl
    • Autumn Green Metallic
    • Horizon Blue Pearl
    • Cascade Green Silica
    • Magnetite Grey Metallic
    • Crystal Black Silica
    • Sapphire Blue Pearl

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJDIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    15981995 - 2498
    Size (L)
    1.6L2.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    TURBO 4FLAT 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    121kW - 133kW110kW - 136kW
    Power RPM
    5500 - 60005800 - 6000
    Torque
    240Nm - 250Nm196Nm - 239Nm
    Torque RPM
    1400 - 16504000 - 4400
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    -12.1 - 12.5

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