Cupra Ateca vs Subaru Forester Comparison

    Cupra Ateca

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    Subaru Forester

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    2024 Cupra
    Ateca
    vs
    2024 Subaru
    Forester

    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
    8.2
    7.8
    0.0
    Based on the Cupra Ateca VZx
    Based on the Subaru Forester 2.5i-S (AWD)
    Best suitable for...
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    FunFun
    Off-roadingOff-roading
    Fuel Efficiency
    55L
    429 km
    48L - 63L
    322 to 466 km
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $63,490
    $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
    • Baby Tiguan R vibes for $13,000 less
    • Bigger back seat and boot than Formentor
    • Unique Akrapovic exhaust option
    Misses
    • Very easy to add $10,000 in options...
    • Basic cabin compared to platform mates
    • No more 3-year free servicing deal
    Jack Quick
    Assistant Production Editor
    Jack Quick drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Excellent outward visibility
    • Rear doors open to 90 degrees
    • Practical second row and boot
    Misses
    • Uninspiring performance
    • In dire need of an interior overhaul
    • Short-ish service intervals

    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

    • Brembo Brake Package (+$4,200)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$475)
    • Performance Exhaust System (+$6,300)
    • Powered Panoramic Sunroof - Glass (+$1,850)
    • Panoramic Sunroof - Glass (+$1,850)
    NA

    Colours Available

    The only interior colourway on offer is Petrol Blue, with copper stitching found throughout the cabin.

    The Ateca will be available in the following finishes:

    • Nevada White
    • Graphite Grey
    • Magic Black

    All finishes are a no-cost option, with one premium paint finish – Dark Camouflage – costing $475.

    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)
    19841995 - 2498
    Size (L)
    2.0L2.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    TURBO 4FLAT 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    221kW110kW - 136kW
    Power RPM
    53005800 - 6000
    Torque
    400Nm196Nm - 239Nm
    Torque RPM
    20004000 - 4400
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    9.312.1 - 12.5

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