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Subaru Forester vs. Subaru Crosstrek Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Subaru Forester vs. Subaru Crosstrek Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $33,772

Subaru Crosstrek Limited   
Difference: $3,638

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20212021
ModelForesterCrosstrek
TrimTouringLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr Hatch
Base Price $34,895 $27,395
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 245 245
Cargo net 68 72
All-weather floor mats 81 81
Rear bumper protector 98 113
Universal garage door opener 120 120
Door sill trim plates 53 161
Roof rack crossbars 181 201
Class II trailer hitch 619 599
EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg.   3,445
Bodyside moldings   290
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 158 158
Cargo net 44 46
All-weather floor mats 52 52
Rear bumper protector 63 73
Universal garage door opener 78 78
Door sill trim plates 34 104
Roof rack crossbars 117 130
Class II trailer hitch 464 449
EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg.   3,059
Bodyside moldings   188
Options (change) 1,465 5,327
Options (change) 1,010 4,337
Destination 1,050 1,050
Total Price $37,410 $33,772

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Lowest Adjusted Price: Subaru Crosstrek Limited
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Subaru Forester Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,838
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $3,426
Model Year20212021
ModelForesterCrosstrek
TrimTouringLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr Hatch
Engine182hp H4182hp H4
TransmissionCVT-7CVT-7
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)26/33 MPG27/34 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)440, 8432, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-18225/55-18
Total Price$37,410$33,772
Adjustments for Features-1,8000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$35,610$33,772

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Features Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Model Year20212021
ModelForesterCrosstrek
TrimTouringLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Power liftgate$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Terrain selector$200 
Torque vectoring, brake-based $100
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Trailering equipment (4 wire) $125
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $100
Apple CarPlay support $100
Dual-zone climate control$125 
Siri Eyes Free support$0 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250 
Bodyside moldings $75
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$25 
Deep-tinted rear windows$275 
Sunroof $900
Sunroof, large$1100 
Wheel-lip moldings $75
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
LED headlights$1000 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only $750
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual recliner, second row seats$75 
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power release, second row seats$50 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 
Machined alloy wheels $350
Raised heavy-duty suspension $0
Total Value of Features$7,275$5,475
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,800$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-990

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Forester vs. Subaru Crosstrek

Model Year20212021
ModelForesterCrosstrek
Body4dr SUV4dr Hatch
Wheelbase105.1 in104.9 in
Length182.1 in176.5 in
Width71.5 in71.0 in
Height67.5 in63.6 in
Curb Weight3,449 lb.3,265 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.6 gal.16.6 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.2 in39.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room58.2 in56.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in55.1 in
Row 1 Legroom43.3 in43.1 in
Row 2 Headroom39.6 in38.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.2 in55.6 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in55.2 in
Row 2 Legroom39.4 in36.5 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.4 ft320.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
76.1 ft355.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Crosstrek Limited

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125No
Total Requested20062%
Total Not Requested12538%
EyeSight, High Beam Assist, Moonroof, Nav, and HK Pkg.
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic + travel information25Yes
Navigation map updates, three years0Yes
Harman/Kardon, 432W, 8 speakers350No
Sunroof900Yes
Obstacle detection, rear250Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Backup collision intervention150Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Lane sway warning25Yes
Lead vehicle start alert25Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Adaptive cruise control450Yes
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Total Requested385092%
Total Not Requested3508%

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