2018 Subaru Forester

2018 Subaru Forester
Subaru
Price$24,000 - $38,300
Fuel Efficiency5.9 - 8.5 / 100km
ANCAP Rating5-star
Warranty3 years
Price$24,000 - $38,300
Fuel Efficiency5.9 - 8.5 / 100km
ANCAP Rating5-star
Warranty3 years

About the Forester

The 2018 Subaru Forester was available in eighteen variants, is classed as a Medium SUV and was built in Japan. Buyers could choose from unleaded petrol, diesel or premium unleaded petrol engines.

The 2018 Subaru Forester was sold with engines that range in size from 2.0L to 2.5L and from turbocharged four-cylinders to four-cylinders.

Variants

What are the variants of the Subaru Forester?
2.0i-L
FROM
$24,000
2.5i-L
FROM
$26,400
2.0D-L
FROM
$26,800
FLEET EDITION
FROM
$27,000
2.5i-L SPECIAL EDITION
FROM
$27,300
2.5i (AWD)
FROM
$27,500
2.5-L (ACTION PACK)
FROM
$27,800
2.5i-L LUXURY SPECIAL EDITION
FROM
$28,700
2.5i-L EYESIGHT SPECIAL EDT
FROM
$28,800
2.5i-L (AWD)
FROM
$29,100
2.0D-S
FROM
$31,500
2.5i PREMIUM (AWD)
FROM
$31,500
2.5i-S
FROM
$31,500
2.0XT
FROM
$32,700
2.5i-S (AWD)
FROM
$33,900
2.0XT PREMIUM
FROM
$38,300
Variant Name
2.0i-L
Price From
$24,000
Series
MY18
Style
4D WAGON
Transmission
6-speed Manual
Fuel Type
Petrol
Fuel Economy
7.2L / 100km
Seating Capacity
5
Engine Size
2.0L
Cylinders
four-cylinder
FULL SPECS

Forester Warranty

What is the warranty period and kilometre limit for the Subaru Forester?

Depending on the variant, SUBARU suggested that owners service their 2018 SUBARU FORESTER every 12 to 6 months, or 12,000km, whichever comes first.

The 2018 SUBARU FORESTER had a 3 year, unlimited km warranty.

Forester Fuel Economy

How much fuel does the Subaru Forester use and what are its emissions?

Depending on the variant, view the 2018 SUBARU FORESTER fuel usage below.

All Highway, City, and Combined figures below are litres per 100km

VariantSeriesStyleFuel TypeHighwayCityCombinedE10?
2.0i-LMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--7.2-
2.5i-LMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.0D-LMY184D WAGONDIESEL--5.9-
FLEET EDITIONMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.5i-L SPECIAL EDITIONMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.5i (AWD)MY194D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--7.4-
2.5-L (ACTION PACK)MY174D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.0D-LMY184D WAGONDIESEL--6.3-
2.5i-L LUXURY SPECIAL EDITIONMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.5i-L EYESIGHT SPECIAL EDTMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.5i-L (AWD)MY194D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--7.4-
2.0D-SMY184D WAGONDIESEL--5.9-
2.5i PREMIUM (AWD)MY194D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--7.4-
2.5i-SMY184D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--8.1-
2.0XTMY184D WAGONPREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL--8.5-
2.0D-SMY184D WAGONDIESEL--6.3-
2.5i-S (AWD)MY194D WAGONUNLEADED PETROL--7.4-
2.0XT PREMIUMMY184D WAGONPREMIUM UNLEADED PETROL--8.5-

Forester Dimensions

The dimensions of the Subaru Forester

Depending on the variant, the 2018 SUBARU FORESTER measures as below.

VariantSeriesStyleLength (mm)Width (mm)Height (mm)Wheelbase (mm)
2.0i-LMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-LMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.0D-LMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
FLEET EDITIONMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-L SPECIAL EDITIONMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i (AWD)MY194D WAGON4625181517302670
2.5-L (ACTION PACK)MY174D WAGON4610179517352640
2.0D-LMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-L LUXURY SPECIAL EDITIONMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-L EYESIGHT SPECIAL EDTMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-L (AWD)MY194D WAGON4625181517302670
2.0D-SMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i PREMIUM (AWD)MY194D WAGON4625181517302670
2.5i-SMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.0XTMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.0D-SMY184D WAGON4610179517352640
2.5i-S (AWD)MY194D WAGON4625181517302670
2.0XT PREMIUMMY184D WAGON4610179517352640

The 2018 SUBARU FORESTER has a braked towing capacity from 1500kg to 1800kg depending on the variant and an unbraked towing capacity of 750kg.

Forester Market Fit

Where does it fit in the competitor segment?

The Subaru Forester is categorised as a Medium SUV

Frequently Asked Questions

If buying from a dealer as a used car, the 2018 Subaru Forester range is priced from $24,000 for the "Forester 2.0i-L" variant and finishes at $38,300 for the "Forester 2.0XT PREMIUM" variant. If you were to trade a used 2018 Subaru Forester in to a dealer, you can expect a second hand price of $19,000 for the "Forester 2.0i-L" variant up to $32,200 for the "Forester 2.0XT PREMIUM" variant. These prices may vary depending on the condition and mileage of the vehicle.

The 2018 Subaru Forester is built in Japan and is then shipped to Australia.

The 2018 Subaru Forester has a braked towing capacity from 1500kg to 1800kg depending on the variant and an unbraked towing capacity of 750kg.

Depending on the variant, Subaru suggested that owners service their the 2018 Subaru Forester every a 12 to 6 months, or 12,000km, whichever comes first.

The 2018 Subaru Forester has a five star ANCAP safety rating out of five.

The variants of the 2018 Subaru Forester use Unleaded Petrol, Diesel or Premium Unleaded Petrol.

The 2018 Subaru Forester has 4 doors.

The 2018 Subaru Forester had a 3 year, unlimited km warranty.