Compare The 2018 Subaru Forester vs. The Competition in Indianapolis, IN


Compare the 2018 Subaru Forester near Carmel, IN

If you're ready to traverse the highways and byways of Indiana from the driver's seat of a reliable, durable and comfortable crossover, meet the 2018 Subaru Forester. This updated and upgraded Subaru model will bring new life to your time on the road, whether you're on a weekend adventure or commuting to the office. Find out how the 2018 Subaru Forester compares to the 2017 Honda CR-V, then visit our Subaru dealership near Carmel, IN, to experience this quintessential crossover firsthand.

 2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited2017 Honda CR-V Touring 2WD
Base MSRP$29,395$32,495
All-Wheel DriveStandard on all Subaru models
TransmissionLineartronic 6-speed2-speed
Turning Circle
Front Headroom40.0 inches37.8 inches
Front Legroom43.0 inches41.3 inches

When you opt for the 2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited instead of the 2017 Honda CR-V Touring 2WD trim, you gain performance features and cabin space that your whole crew will love. The 2018 Forester is outfitted with a 2.5-liter engine that generates 170 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque, all while earning up to 32 highway mpg. Its Lineartronic 6-speed transmission offers a smooth ride time after time. Meanwhile, the 2017 CR-V is equipped with a 2-speed transmission. Plus, the Forester 2.5i Limited comes with standard All-Wheel Drive, which is only an option on higher and more expensive CR-V trims. Inside the 2018 Subaru Forester, you'll enjoy more front headroom, front legroom and rear shoulder room. Additionally, the base MSRP of the Subaru Forester is much lower than that of the 2017 Honda CR-V Touring.

Ready to see how the 2018 Subaru Forester stacks up against competing crossovers like the Honda CR-V? Check out the chart below, then schedule a test-drive at Tom Wood Subaru!