Compare the New Subaru Forester and Outback in Queensbury NY

Which Subaru SUV Is For You? Compare the Subaru Forester and Subaru Outback Near Hudson Falls

If you are in the market for a new Subaru SUV, chances are you are probably deciding on what capability features work best for you. Two of our most popular models, the Subaru Forester and Subaru Outback, offer the legendary capability to take you on a myriad of adventures both on and off the road. We here at North Country want to share how these two SUV models compare with one another, so you can decide which one is a perfect fit.

Forester Performance & Capability

The new Subaru Forester features standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive that offers both stability and control. Granville drivers can enjoy optimum traction while going over any terrain-following along with up to 9.2 inches of ground clearance. Plus, the Symmetrical All-Drive delivers maximum efficiency while driving on the highway.

Powering the Subaru Forester is a 2.5-liter Subaru Boxer four-cylinder engine delivering 182 horsepower that's mated to a Lineratronic CVT transmission. The efficient power allows the Forester to achieve a maximum highway fuel mileage of 33 miles per gallon, along with 29 miles per gallon in combined economy.

Further, the Subaru Forester SUV offers up to 3,000 pounds of towing capacity with the Subaru Forester Wilderness model.

Subaru Outback Performance Features

Like the Subaru Forester, the Subaru Outback offers standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive that takes you over all obstacles and trails, while still being able to deliver efficiency on the move. With fuel economy, the Subaru Outback offers up to 33 miles per gallon for highway travel.

To power you through what nature has to offer, the new Subaru Outback offers you an available 2.4-liter turbocharged engine delivering 260 horsepower and 277 pound-feet of torque. The powertrain is coupled with standard Subaru X-Drive. The Subaru X-Drive system optimizes the all-wheel-drive system to deliver maximum traction when the road surface gets slick.

Furthermore, the Subaru Outback SUV features up to 9.5 inches of ground clearance in addition to offering 3,500 pounds of towing capacity.

Safety Technology

As for safety, the Subaru Forester offers up a wealth of safety features with standard Subaru EyeSight Driver Assist. The system keeps Fort Edward drivers aware of the world around them. Automatic Pre-Collision braking along with Automatic Emergency steering helps you avoid possible collision with an object or vehicle in front of you. Additional safety features include Bind-Spot Detection and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, keeping you abreast of vehicles around you. Plus, a standard Rear-Vision Camera alerts you to vehicles behind when backing up.

Like the Subaru Forester, the Subaru Outback features a wealth of safety features thanks to standard Subaru EyeSight Driver Assist. Along with Automatic Pre-Collision Braking and available Blind-Spot Detection features, the Outback comes with standard Advanced Cruise Control with Lane Centering. The system allows you to have peace of mind for a long drive ahead.

Forester Interior

The Subaru Forester offers an available 8.0-inch touchscreen with built-in and voice-activated navigation. As standard, the Subaru StarLink multimedia system comes with Apple CarPlay and Android integration. Glen Falls drivers can use their smart devices to access their favorite music as well as podcasts, music, and news.

Additionally, the new Subaru Forester offers a comfortable, spacious interior, including 111.6 cubic feet of passenger volume. In the cargo area, drivers can load up all their gear and supplies with up to 74.2 cubic feet of cargo space.

To soak in the sunshine, the Subaru Forester features an available Power Panoramic Moonroof for an atmospheric experience.

Subaru Outback Interior Design

With the Subaru Outback, the interior cabin space comes down to 109 cubic feet of space. The new Subaru Outback features up to 75.7 inches of cargo space for storing your gear, equipment, and supplies.

Behind the wheel, drivers can take advantage of the available 11.6-inch touchscreen with Subaru Starlink multimedia. Like the Forester, the new Outback offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. Additionally, the system wireless connects to your smart device, enabling you to enjoy your favorite apps for music and podcasts.

Come Check Our New Subaru SUV Vehicles Today

We encourage you to contact us today to schedule a visit to see your preferred SUV model. We are located a short drive away from the Queensbury, NY area. We look forward to seeing you soon.

  1. North Country Subaru

    616 Quaker Rd
    Queensbury, NY 12804

    • Sales: 518-798-1577
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