2019 Subaru Forester vs. 2019 Subaru Crosstrek

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The 2019 Subaru Forester is all-new this year, while the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek remains a popular option among Vail area drivers looking for an affordable and reliable way to get through the Colorado winter. Find both SUVs for sale at Glenwood Springs Subaru, but first find out which one is best for you.

Price & Configurations

Both of these Subaru SUVs bring a lot of features and performance standard across all trim levels, but they are suited to different kinds of budgets:

  • Subaru Forester - MSRP from $24,295
  • Subaru Crosstrek - MSRP from $21,895

Engine Specs

The 2019 Subaru Forester offers up more standard power, while the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek gets slightly better fuel economy. The Forester 2.5L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® Engine achieves 182 horsepower, while the 2.0L 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® Engine on the Crosstrek gets 152 horsepower. The Forester and Crosstrek both get 33 mpg highway, but the Crosstrek gets better city fuel economy at 27 mpg city.

Drivetrain & Towing Capabilities

Both of these SUVs come standard with plenty of ground clearance and the Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system, complete with features like X-Mode with Hill Descent Control. As of this writing, the 2019 Forester towing numbers hadn't been released, but the 2018 model could tow up to 2,700 pounds. The Crosstrek tops out at 1,500 pounds.

Interior Features & Space

The 2019 Subaru Forester and 2019 Subaru Crosstrek are both family-friendly SUVs that can seat up to five passengers, but the redesigned Forester features more upscale interior materials as well as more passenger and cargo space. But no matter which model you choose, you'll have access to features like:

  • Subaru EyeSight®
  • SUBARU STARLINK Multimedia system
  • Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
  • Heated leather seats
  • Power tailgate

More on the Subaru Crosstrek and Forester

Check out the fully redesigned 2019 Subaru Forester, or see how the 2019 Subaru Crosstrek beats the Toyota RAV4 at Glenwood Springs Subaru, your Grand Junction area Subaru dealer.

Glenwood Springs Subaru

175 Storm King Rd
Directions Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

  • Sales: (970) 964-6460
  • Service: (888) 598-4534
  • Parts: (888) 647-8761

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