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Subaru Forester vs. Nissan Rogue 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.

Subaru Forester vs. Nissan Rogue Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $35,059

Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring   
Difference: $341

Lowest Total Invoice: $32,354

Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring   
Difference: $833

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017
ModelForesterForesterRogue
Trim2.5i Touring2.0XT TouringSL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $31,295 $34,295 $30,360
Base Invoice $29,243 $32,028 $28,730
Navigation and Eyesight Package 1,595 1,595  
Cargo organizer 60 60  
Rear bumper protector 95 95 155
Cargo cover 182 182 190
Roof rack crossbars 199 199 355
Remote start 445 445  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 199 199  
Universal garage door opener 76 76  
Door sill trim plates 38 38  
Platinum Package     770
Premium Package     2,020
Floor mats     225
Illuminated door sill trim plates     365
Navigation and Eyesight Package 1,366 1,366  
Cargo organizer 39 39  
Rear bumper protector 61 61 130
Cargo cover 118 118 151
Roof rack crossbars 117 117 286
Remote start 333 333  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 129 129  
Universal garage door opener 49 49  
Door sill trim plates 24 24  
Platinum Package     682
Premium Package     1,788
Floor mats     175
Illuminated door sill trim plates     285
Options (change) 2,889 2,889 4,080
Options (change) 2,236 2,236 3,497
Destination 875 875 960
Total Price $35,059 $38,059 $35,400
Total Invoice $32,354 $35,139 $33,187

The configured Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

The configured Nissan Rogue 4dr SUV

Even when the Subaru Forester and Nissan Rogue are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring trim is $31,295. The features would cost an additional $2,889. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,059.

The base sticker price of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $34,295. The features would cost an additional $2,889. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $38,059.

The base sticker price of the Nissan Rogue SL trim is $30,360. The features would cost an additional $4,080. Including the destination charge of $960, the total price of this trim is $35,400.

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 Nissan Rogue trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Nissan Rogue SL 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

The configured Nissan Rogue 4dr SUV

Even when the Subaru Forester and Nissan Rogue are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring trim is $29,243. The features would cost an additional $2,236. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $32,354.

The invoice of the Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring trim is $32,028. The features would cost an additional $2,236. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $35,139.

The invoice of the Nissan Rogue SL trim is $28,730. The features would cost an additional $3,497. Including the destination charge of $960, the total price of this trim is $33,187.

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 Nissan Rogue trims is 3. Based on this adjustment, the Nissan Rogue SL 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. Nissan Rogue

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,436
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,766
Model Year201720172017
ModelForesterForesterRogue
Trim2.5i Touring2.0XT TouringSL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine170hp H4250hp H4170hp I4
TransmissionCVTCVT-8CVT
DrivetrainAWDAWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)440, 8440, 8?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-18225/55-18225/55-19
Total Price$35,059$38,059$35,400
Adjustments for Features-2,095-2,3950
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$32,964$35,664$35,400
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,700$0
Total Invoice$32,354$35,139$33,187
Adjustments for Features-1,933-2,2110
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$30,421$32,928$33,187
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,507$0

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Features Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Nissan Rogue

Model Year201720172017
ModelForesterForesterRogue
Trim2.5i Touring2.0XT TouringSL
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000 $1000
8-speed manually-shiftable CVT $1100 
AWD$1700$1700 
FWD  $0
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate  $100
Lead vehicle start alert$25$25 
PIN Code Access$10$10 
Remote window/roof operation  $15
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Around view cameras  $500
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200 
Backup collision intervention$150$150 
Hill descent control$250$250 
Knee airbag, driver$100$100 
Lane sway warning system$25$25 
Moving object detection, front  $25
Moving object detection, rear  $25
Obstacle detection, rear$300$300 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$100$100 
Rearview camera$200$200 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100$100
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat  $40
Cargo shelf, height-adjustable  $100
Cargo tray$40$40 
Rear seat pass-through  $100
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD changer, in-dash  $325
CD player$125$125 
HD radio$50$50 
Navigation map updates, three years$0$0 
Rear air vents  $100
Wiper de-icer$25$25 
Exterior 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50$50 
Panoramic sunroof  $1200
Sunroof, large$1100$1100 
Wheel-lip moldings  $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass$0$0 
Steering-linked headlights$150$150 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100$100 
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats  $75
Power release, second row seats$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Active ride control  $25
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0 
Terrain selector$200$200 
Total Value of Features$6,100$6,400$4,005
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,095$2,395$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,933-2,2110

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Nissan Rogue

Model Year20172017
ModelForesterRogue
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase103.9 in106.5 in
Length180.9 in184.5 in
Width70.7 in72.4 in
Height66.4 in66.3 in
Curb Weight3,297 lb.3,425 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.9 gal.14.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.4 in41.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.0 in56.6 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.9 in54.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.0 in43.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.8 in38.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in55.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.0 in52.1 in
Row 2 Legroom38.0 in37.9 in
Row 3 Headroom0.0 in34.6 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room0.0 in49.3 in
Row 3 Hip Room0.0 in42.0 in
Row 3 Legroom0.0 in31.4 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
34.4 ft39.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
34.432.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
74.7 ft370.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.5i Touring

Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Backup collision intervention150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Total Requested207572%
Total Not Requested80028%

Option Package Details
Subaru Forester 2.0XT Touring

Navigation and Eyesight Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Torque vectoring, brake-based100Yes
Backup collision intervention150No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200No
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning system25No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0No
Total Requested217573%
Total Not Requested80027%

Option Package Details
Nissan Rogue SL

Floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
Floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%
Platinum Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
225/55VR19 tires400No
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested95070%
Total Not Requested40030%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Panoramic sunroof1200No
LED headlights1000Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested140054%
Total Not Requested120046%

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