Used 2012 Subaru Forester 2.5X Crossover SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2012 Subaru Forester 2.5X Crossover SUV

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 Pros Boxy styling and large cargo space makes it ideal for hauling over-sized items.

 Pros Reclining rear seat allows passengers to get comfortable.

 Pros Decent cargo capacity, offering 68.3 cubic feet of space.

 Pros All-wheel drive is standard.

 Pros Great fuel economy.

 Pros Perfect crash test ratings.

 Pros Fantastic braking capabilities.

 Pros All seats are roomy with plenty of leg room.

 Pros Four-wheel independent suspension provides a smooth ride.

 Pros Steering is responsive.

 Pros Smaller turning circle allows for easy parking and maneuvering.

 Cons Wind noise is obvious at higher speeds.

 Cons Despite the great braking test results, they do feel spongy when applied with force.

 Cons A little slower than what most people are looking for in a sport utility vehicle.

 Cons Interior is uninspiring and quite plain.

 Cons No third row seat option is available.

 Cons No rear seat entertainment system available unless you move up to a more expensive trim.

 Cons Mediocre audio system and no upgrade available unless you move up in trims.