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For this 2012 Mazda CX-7 vs. 2014 Subaru Forester price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The CX-7 vs. Forester Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the CX-7 and Forester will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited's price is $4,201 lower than the Mazda CX-7 s Grand Touring's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The CX-7 vs. Forester Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited, the Mazda CX-7 s Grand Touring includes additional features worth $0. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. Additional notes

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $155 adjustment for the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited's additional features, the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited is $4,201 less than the Mazda CX-7 s Grand Touring.

Invoice Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Price Comparison (MSRP): Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Lowest Total Price: Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited
Difference: 4,046
Lowest Total Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited
Difference: 4,711
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Model Year201220142014
ModelCX-7ForesterForester
Trims Grand Touring2.5i Limited2.5i Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price 31,840 27,995 29,995
Base Invoice 30,443 26,222 28,051
Door sill trim plates 145 36 36
All-weather floor mats 80 72 72
Cargo tray 70    
Cargo net 50 87 87
Remote start 350 436 436
Class II trailer hitch 335 622 622
Rear spoiler 400    
AWD 1,700    
Navigation system   1,100  
Universal garage door opener   74 74
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   198 198
Rear bumper protector   92 92
Cargo cover   182 182
Door sill trim plates   23 23
All-weather floor mats   46 46
Cargo tray   0 0
Cargo net   56 56
Remote start   328 328
Class II trailer hitch   466 466
Rear spoiler   0 0
AWD   0 0
Navigation system   975 0
Universal garage door opener   48 48
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   128 128
Rear bumper protector   59 59
Cargo cover   118 118
Options (show) (change) 3,130 2,899 1,799
Options (show) (change) 2,767 2,247 1,272
Destination 795 825 825
Total Price 35,765 31,719 32,619
Total Invoice 34,005 29,294 30,148

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 4,201
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 4,854
Model Year201220142014
ModelCX-7ForesterForester
Trims Grand Touring2.5i Limited2.5i Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine244hp I4170hp H4170hp H4
TransmissionT6CVTCVT
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)17/23 MPG24/32 MPG24/32 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers240, 9?, 6440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19225/60-17225/60-17
Total Price35,76531,71932,619
Adjustments for Features0-155-555
Feature-Adjusted Total Price35,76531,56432,064
Cost Above Minimum00500
Total Invoice34,00529,29430,148
Adjustments for Features0-143-513
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice34,00529,15129,635
Cost Above Minimum00484

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Mazda CX-7

Price of the Mazda CX-7: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20114dr SUV turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
0.9% financing deal
20084dr SUV turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Compared to similarly equipped crossovers, more style/options for the money.
20084dr SUV turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
I got mine with 30000 miles for $14,000. What a buy.
20074dr SUV turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
About $6,000 less than other SUVs with similar room,size and power. Mazdas 3.9% financing.
20074dr SUV turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Good lease deals now available.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Subaru Forester

Price of the Subaru Forester: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20114dr SUV 170-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed shiftable automatic AWD
I find the overall value exceptional compared to other makes given all that is offered with the vehicle.
20094dr SUV 170-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
We bought a well equipped Forester X premium for 21,500, plus got discount financing from Subaru
20094dr SUV 170-horsepower 2.5L H4
5-speed manual AWD
Price very good for AWD.
20074dr SUV 173-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed automatic AWD
Incentive financing and rebates
20024dr SUV 165-horsepower 2.5L H4
4-speed automatic AWD
Got it used with only 40000 miles on it for a song at a local dealer. Nice, clean vehicle.

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Features Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year201220142014
ModelCX-7ForesterForester
Trims Grand Touring2.5i Limited2.5i Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100  
CVT $1000$1000
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Power liftgate $350$350
Proximity key$250  
Remote window/roof operation$15  
Tilt steering wheel, manual$150  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250$250
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Blind spot warning system$200  
Front seat active head restraints$50  
Hill descent control $250$250
Knee airbag, driver $100$100
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder $25$25
Roof rails $250$250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support $100$100
CD changer, in-dash$325  
CD player $125$125
Dual-zone climate control  $125
HD radio $50$50
Rain-sensing wipers$175  
SMS text-to-speech reader $50$50
Surround sound$250  
Traffic + travel information $25$25
USB port $100$100
Variable intermittent wipers $75$75
Wiper de-icer $25$25
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250$250
Sunroof$900  
Sunroof, large $1100$1100
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Automatic headlights$125  
Automatic-off headlights $25$25
Compass $0$0
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50  
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50  
Turn signals on or near mirrors  $25
Visor mirror, driver $10$10
Visor mirror, passenger $10$10
Xenon HID headlights$500  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat$50  
Manual recliner, second row seats $75$75
Memory system, driver seat$200  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100$100
Power release, second row seats  $250
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200$200
Total Value of Features$6,090$6,245$6,645
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$155$555
Value of Feature Adjustments0-143-513

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Specifications Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20122014
ModelCX-7Forester
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.3 in103.9 in
Length184.3 in180.9 in
Width73.7 in70.7 in
Height64.8 in66.4 in
Curb Weight4,001 lb.3,366 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.4 gal.15.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.7 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.0 in57.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.8 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.7 in43.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.3 in39.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.8 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.0 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom36.4 in38.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
29.9 ft334.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
58.6 ft374.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
2.5i Limited

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0No
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50No
Traffic + travel information25No
App support100No
Total Requested90084%
Total Not Requested17516%

Option Package Details
2.5i Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0No
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%

 

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