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Hyundai Tucson 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.

Hyundai Tucson vs. Subaru Forester Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $34,380

Hyundai Tucson Limited   
Difference: $117

Lowest Total Invoice: $31,762

Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited   
Difference: $731

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2017201720172017
ModelTucsonForesterForesterForester
TrimLimited2.5i Limited2.5i Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $29,775 $29,195 $31,295 $34,295
Base Invoice $28,254 $27,321 $29,243 $32,028
Ultimate Package 2,750      
Floor mats 110      
Cargo tray 100      
Cargo net 50 90 90 90
Remote start 350 445 445 445
Class II trailer hitch 350 634 634 634
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   199 199 199
Navigation and Eyesight Package   2,945 1,595 1,595
Door sill trim plates   38 38 38
Universal garage door opener   76 76 76
Ultimate Package 2,503      
Floor mats 88      
Cargo tray 80      
Cargo net 41 58 58 58
Remote start 316 333 333 333
Class II trailer hitch 316 475 475 475
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   129 129 129
Navigation and Eyesight Package   2,498 1,366 1,366
Door sill trim plates   24 24 24
Universal garage door opener   49 49 49
Options (change) 3,710 4,427 3,077 3,077
Options (change) 3,344 3,566 2,434 2,434
Destination 895 875 875 875
Total Price $34,380 $34,497 $35,247 $38,247
Total Invoice $32,493 $31,762 $32,552 $35,337

The configured Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

The configured Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

Even when the Hyundai Tucson and Subaru Forester are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Hyundai Tucson Limited trim is $29,775. The features would cost an additional $3,710. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $34,380.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited trim is $29,195. The features would cost an additional $4,427. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $34,497.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring trim is $31,295. The features would cost an additional $3,077. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,247.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $34,295. The features would cost an additional $3,077. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $38,247.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Tucson trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Forester trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Hyundai Tucson 4dr SUV

The configured Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

Even when the Hyundai Tucson and Subaru Forester are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Hyundai Tucson Limited trim is $28,254. The features would cost an additional $3,344. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $32,493.

The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited trim is $27,321. The features would cost an additional $3,566. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $31,762.

The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring trim is $29,243. The features would cost an additional $2,434. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $32,552.

The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $32,028. The features would cost an additional $2,434. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,337.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Tucson trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Subaru Forester trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Tucson vs. Subaru Forester

Lowest Adjusted Price: Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,543
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,204
Model Year2017201720172017
ModelTucsonForesterForesterForester
TrimLimited2.5i Limited2.5i Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine175hp I4170hp H4170hp H4250hp H4
TransmissionS7CVTCVTCVT-8
DrivetrainFWDAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)315, 8440, 8440, 8440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)245/45-19225/60-17225/55-18225/55-18
Total Price$34,380$34,497$35,247$38,247
Adjustments for Features0-1,600-2,410-2,710
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,380$32,897$32,837$35,537
Cost Above Minimum$0$60$0$2,700
Total Invoice$32,493$31,762$32,552$35,337
Adjustments for Features0-1,473-2,226-2,504
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$32,493$30,289$30,326$32,833
Cost Above Minimum$0$0$37$2,544

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Tucson vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year2017201720172017
ModelTucsonForesterForesterForester
TrimLimited2.5i Limited2.5i Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200   
CVT $1000$1000 
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT   $1100
FWD$0   
AWD $1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control $750$750$750
Cruise control$250   
Hands-free trunk or liftgate$100   
Heated steering wheel  $100$100
Lead vehicle start alert $25$25$25
PIN Code Access  $10$10
Proximity key$250 $250$250
Remote app$25   
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0   
Backup collision intervention $150$150$150
Forward collision warning $200$200$200
Knee airbag, driver $100$100$100
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200$200$200
Lane sway warning system $25$25$25
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100$100$100
Torque vectoring, brake-based   $100
Cargo Management 
Cargo shelf, height-adjustable$100   
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0   
App support $100$100$100
Apple CarPlay support$0   
Dual-zone climate control$125 $125$125
Ionizing air filtration$50   
Navigation map updates, three years $0$0$0
Pandora internet radio connectivity$50   
Rear air vents$100   
Siri Eyes Free support $0$0$0
SMS text-to-speech reader $50$50$50
Surround sound$250   
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300$300$300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325   
Wiper de-icer $25$25$25
Exterior 
Panoramic sunroof$1200   
Sunroof, large $1100$1100$1100
Wheel-lip moldings$75   
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200$200$200
Interior ambient lighting $150$150$150
LED headlights $1000$1000$1000
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 $25$25
Xenon HID headlights$500   
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls   $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300   
Heated second row seats$200   
Memory system, driver seat  $200$200
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100   
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100   
Power recliner, passenger seat$100   
Power release, second row seats  $100$100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100   
Upholstered instrument cluster hood$50   
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200   
Sport suspension (upgrade)   $0
Terrain selector $200$200$200
Total Value of Features$5,775$7,375$8,185$8,485
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,600$2,410$2,710
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,473-2,226-2,504

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Tucson vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20172017
ModelTucsonForester
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase105.1 in103.9 in
Length176.2 in180.9 in
Width72.8 in70.7 in
Height64.8 in66.4 in
Curb Weight3,326 lb.3,297 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.4 gal.15.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.6 in41.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.1 in57.0 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.6 in53.9 in
Row 1 Legroom41.5 in43.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.2 in39.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.1 in56.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room54.5 in53.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.2 in38.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
31.0 ft334.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
61.9 ft374.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Hyundai Tucson Limited

Ultimate Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Upgraded instruments0No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested160048%
Total Not Requested170052%

Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Upgraded instruments0No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
LED headlights1000No
Backup collision intervention150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control500No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Harman/Kardon, 440W, 8 speakers350No
Total Requested182540%
Total Not Requested275060%

Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control500No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested167558%
Total Not Requested120042%

Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Torque vectoring, brake-based100No
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control500No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Navigation system600Yes
Total Requested167556%
Total Not Requested130044%

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