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

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Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $34,065

Mazda CX-7 s Grand Touring   
Difference: $4,679

Lowest Total Invoice: $32,382

Mazda CX-7 s Grand Touring   
Difference: $3,442

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20122018
ModelCX-7Forester
Trims Grand Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $31,840 $36,090
Base Invoice $30,443 $33,675
Rear spoiler 400  
Door sill trim plates 145 53
Cargo net 50 68
Cargo tray 70  
All-weather floor mats 80 81
Remote start 350 455
Class II trailer hitch 335 619
Rear bumper protector   98
Universal garage door opener   120
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   245
Rear spoiler 320  
Door sill trim plates 116 34
Cargo net 40 44
Cargo tray 56  
All-weather floor mats 64 52
Remote start 280 341
Class II trailer hitch 268 464
Rear bumper protector   63
Universal garage door opener   78
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   158
Options (change) 1,430 1,739
Options (change) 1,144 1,234
Destination 795 915
Total Price $34,065 $38,744
Total Invoice $32,382 $35,824

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

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,541
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,234
Model Year20122018
ModelCX-7Forester
Trims Grand Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine244hp I4250hp H4
TransmissionT6CVT-8
DrivetrainFWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)18/25 MPG23/27 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)240, 9440, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19225/55-18
Total Price$34,065$38,744
Adjustments for Features0-7,220
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$34,065$31,524
Total Invoice$32,382$35,824
Adjustments for Features0-6,676
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$32,382$29,148

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Features Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20122018
ModelCX-7Forester
Trims Grand Touring2.0XT Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100
FWD$0 
AWD $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
Remote window/roof operation$15 
Tilt steering wheel, manual$150 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $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
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
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Roof rails $250
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support $100
CD changer, in-dash$325 
CD player $125
Dual-zone climate control $125
HD radio $50
Navigation map updates, three years $0
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Siri Eyes Free support $0
SMS text-to-speech reader $25
Surround sound$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Traffic + travel information $25
USB port $100
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Wiper de-icer $25
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250
Sunroof$900 
Sunroof, large $1100
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Compass $0
LED headlights $1000
Steering-linked headlights $150
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat$50 
Manual recliner, second row seats $75
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power release, second row seats $50
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0
Terrain selector $200
Total Value of Features$3,715$10,935
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$7,220
Value of Feature Adjustments0-6,676

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Specifications Comparison: Mazda CX-7 vs. Subaru Forester

Model Year20122018
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 Weight3,787 lb.3,653 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 in53.9 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 in53.0 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
Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

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

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