Used 2013 Subaru Forester 2.5X Limited SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Subaru Forester 2.5X Limited SUV Crossover

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 Pros Fuel-efficient engine returns 21 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

 Pros “Good” crash test ratings for front, roof and side-impact protection.

 Pros Tested average in braking capabilities.

 Pros Long list of interior and exterior accessories that can be added for customization.

 Pros Tall 8.7-inch ground clearance makes it great for off-road use.

 Pros Tight turning circle makes it easy to park and maneuver in tight spaces.

 Pros All-wheel drive makes it ready for changing road and weather conditions.

 Pros Comfortable and smooth ride.

 Pros Crisp steering.

 Pros Ample head and leg room in both rows.

 Pros Generous cargo room.

 Pros Reclining rear seat.

 Pros Roof racks are standard.

 Cons Poor acceleration makes it one of the segment’s slowest crossovers.

 Cons Mediocre towing capabilities.

 Cons Minimal technology and entertainment features.

 Cons Elevated rear seat is awkward for passengers.

 Cons Boxy and borderline boring exterior styling.

 Cons Dated passenger cabin.

 Cons Overuse of hard plastic throughout passenger cabin.

 Cons Cloth upholstery not available.

 Cons Not practical for anyone to sit in the middle on the rear seat.

 Cons Brakes feel a little spongy.

 Cons Undesirable noise is detected, especially on the highway.

 Cons Though made for sand and light mud, you may find yourself stuck with not enough power to get out.