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Subaru Forester vs. Ford Edge Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Forester vs. Ford Edge Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $39,235

Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring   
Difference: $5,505

Lowest Total Invoice: $36,018

Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring   
Difference: $6,520

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelForesterEdge
Trim2.0XT TouringTitanium
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $34,295 $35,600
Base Invoice $32,028 $33,998
Navigation and Eyesight Package 1,595  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 199  
Cargo net 90  
All-weather floor mats 72  
Class II trailer hitch 634 435
Cargo cover 182  
Rear bumper protector 95  
Universal garage door opener 76  
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror 224  
AC power outlet 415  
Remote start 445  
Door sill trim plates 38  
Package 302A   5,050
Cold Weather Package   350
Cargo Accessory Package   290
AWD   1,495
3.5L V6   625
Navigation and Eyesight Package 1,366  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 129  
Cargo net 58  
All-weather floor mats 46  
Class II trailer hitch 475 413
Cargo cover 118  
Rear bumper protector 61  
Universal garage door opener 49  
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror 145  
AC power outlet 311  
Remote start 333  
Door sill trim plates 24  
Package 302A   4,798
Cold Weather Package   334
Cargo Accessory Package   276
AWD   1,430
3.5L V6   394
Options (change) 4,065 8,245
Options (change) 3,115 7,645
Destination 875 895
Total Price $39,235 $44,740
Total Invoice $36,018 $42,538

The configured Subaru Forester 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 250hp 2.0L H4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Ford Edge 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Forester and Ford Edge are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $34,295. The features would cost an additional $4,065. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $39,235.

The base sticker price of the Ford Edge Titanium trim is $35,600. The features would cost an additional $8,245. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $44,740.

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 Subaru Forester trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Edge trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Ford Edge Titanium 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 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 250hp 2.0L H4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 8-speed manually-shiftable CVT transmission.

The configured Ford Edge 4dr SUV has a 280-horsepower 3.5L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Subaru Forester and Ford Edge are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $32,028. The features would cost an additional $3,115. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $36,018.

The invoice of the Ford Edge Titanium trim is $33,998. The features would cost an additional $7,645. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $42,538.

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 Subaru Forester trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Edge trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Ford Edge Titanium 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: Subaru Forester vs. Ford Edge

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $5,285
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $6,311
Model Year20172017
ModelForesterEdge
Trim2.0XT TouringTitanium
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine250hp H4280hp V6
TransmissionCVT-8T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)23/27 MPG17/25 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)440, 8390, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-18245/55-19
Total Price$39,235$44,740
Adjustments for Features0-220
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$39,235$44,520
Total Invoice$36,018$42,538
Adjustments for Features0-209
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$36,018$42,329

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Features Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Ford Edge

Model Year20172017
ModelForesterEdge
Trim2.0XT TouringTitanium
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Cruise control $250
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100
Keyless entry keypad $50
Lead vehicle start alert$25 
PIN Code Access$10 
Semi-automated parking system $500
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Backup collision intervention$250 
Curve control $50
Forward collision warning$200 
Hill descent control$250 
Inflatable rear seat belts $200
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane sway warning system$25 
Obstacle detection, front $200
Pedestrian detection$50 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100 
Safety key $5
Trailer sway control $25
Wide-view front camera $150
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat $40
Cargo tray$40 
Roof rails$250 
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $0
Apple CarPlay support $0
Navigation map updates, three years$0 
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Rear air vents $100
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Voice control for external devices $0
Exterior 
Laminated front side windows $200
Panoramic sunroof $1200
Sunroof, large$1100 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming passenger-side mirror$75 
Fog lights$125 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250
LED headlights$1000 
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Door sill trim plates$100 
Heated second row seats $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power recliner, passenger seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Terrain selector$200 
Total Value of Features$8,275$8,495
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$220
Value of Feature Adjustments0-209

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Ford Edge

Model Year20172017
ModelForesterEdge
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase103.9 in112.2 in
Length180.9 in188.1 in
Width70.7 in75.9 in
Height66.4 in68.6 in
Curb Weight3,624 lb.4,138 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.9 gal.18.3 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.4 in40.2 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.0 in60.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.9 in55.9 in
Row 1 Legroom43.0 in40.5 in
Row 2 Headroom39.8 in40.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in60.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.0 in57.5 in
Row 2 Legroom38.0 in40.6 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
34.4 ft339.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
74.7 ft373.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Torque vectoring, brake-based100Yes
Backup collision intervention250No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50No
Adaptive cruise control500No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Total Requested152550%
Total Not Requested155050%

Option Package Details
Ford Edge Titanium

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Oil cooler0No
Additional engine cooling0No
Trailer sway control25No
Total Requested20057%
Total Not Requested15043%
Package 302A
FeatureValueRequested?
Inflatable rear seat belts200No
Heated second row seats200No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Semi-automated parking system500No
Wide-view front camera150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Rain-sensing wipers100No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Obstacle detection, front200No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Rear cross-traffic detection100Yes
Navigation system600Yes
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Remote start150Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Total Requested242546%
Total Not Requested285054%
Cold Weather Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated steering wheel100Yes
All-weather floor mats75Yes
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Total Requested200100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cargo Accessory Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo mat40No
Rear bumper protector40Yes
Total Requested11574%
Total Not Requested4026%

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