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Honda CR-V vs. Subaru Forester Price Comparison (MSRP)

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.

Honda CR-V vs. Subaru Forester Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,070

Honda CR-V EX-L   
Difference: $6,535

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20082020
ModelCR-VForester
TrimEX-LTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $25,500 $34,595
Navigation system 1,700  
AWD 1,200  
Navigation system 1,577  
AWD 1,113  
Options (change) 2,900 0
Options (change) 2,690 0
Destination 670 1,010
Total Price $29,070 $35,605

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Honda CR-V vs. Subaru Forester

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $170
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $26,264
Model Year20082020
ModelCR-VForester
TrimEX-LTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine166hp I4182hp H4
TransmissionA5CVT-7
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/26 MPG26/33 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)270, 7440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/65-17225/55-18
Total Price$29,070$35,605
Adjustments for Features0-6,705
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$29,070$28,900

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Features Comparison: Honda CR-V vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20082020
ModelCR-VForester
TrimEX-LTouring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed automatic$900 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Cruise control$250 
Heated steering wheel $100
Lead vehicle start alert $25
PIN Code Access $10
Power liftgate $350
Proximity key $250
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Backup collision intervention $150
Blind spot warning system $200
Cross-traffic warning, rear $100
Forward collision warning $200
Hill descent control $250
Knee airbag, driver $100
Lane departure prevention, steering-based $200
Lane departure warning $200
Lane sway warning $25
Obstacle detection, rear $300
Pedestrian detection $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100
Terrain selector $200
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Cargo tray $40
Console with shifter $150
Console without shifter$150 
Rear seat pass-through$100 
Roof rails $250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support $100
Bluetooth audio streaming $25
Bluetooth cell phone link $100
CD changer, in-dash$325 
CD player $125
HD radio $50
Navigation map updates, three years $0
SD Card slot$25 
Siri Eyes Free support $0
SMS text-to-speech reader $25
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Traffic + travel information $25
USB port $100
Wiper de-icer $25
Exterior 
Rear spoiler $200
Sunroof$900 
Sunroof, large $1100
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Automatic headlights $125
Conversation mirror$25 
Fog lights $125
Illuminated visor mirror, driver $50
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger $50
Interior ambient lighting $150
LED headlights $1000
Steering-linked headlights $150
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Visor mirror, driver$10 
Visor mirror, passenger$10 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Leather door panel trim$250 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75 
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power release, second row seats $50
Total Value of Features$4,795$11,500
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$6,705
Value of Feature Adjustments0-190

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Specifications Comparison: Honda CR-V vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20082020
ModelCR-VForester
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase103.1 in105.1 in
Length177.9 in182.1 in
Width71.6 in71.5 in
Height66.1 in67.5 in
Curb Weight3,501 lb.3,449 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.3 gal.16.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.9 in41.2 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.9 in58.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.9 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in43.3 in
Row 2 Headroom38.6 in39.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.0 in57.2 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.6 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.5 in39.4 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.7 ft335.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
72.9 ft376.1 ft3

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