Subaru Forester 2006

4.7 (19 votes)


  • Manual or automatic
  • More powerful turbocharged engine in 2.5 XT Limited
  • Standard AWD
  • Carlike structure
  • L.L.Bean Edition available


  • Shifting into reverse (manual)
  • No Low-range gearing
  • Minimal offroad capability
  • Ride comfort over harsh surfaces
  • Some turbo lag with turbocharged engine


  • Performance of 2.5 XT
  • Fuel economy of regular engine
  • Maneuverability
  • Quietness while cruising
  • Driving ease

Subaru Forester 2006 Specs

$3,010–$10,410 Inventory Prices
173-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
Combined MPG
22-25 Combined MPG
5 Seats
All-wheel Drive
Body Type
Sport Utility

Subaru Forester 2006 Reviews

Think hard over 100k miles...

I recently purchased the L.L. Bean edition. Everyone kept saying how wonderful Subs are. I'm sure they're great new. But not fond of the gas mileage for a 4 cyl. Also interior isn't comfortable after ...

by BobbySimonds from New York on December 17, 2017

Safe small suv

This mini suv is Comfortable reliable and safe. It has a Beautiful moon roof. Excellent sound system with aux input. Great visibility. Handles easily and all wheel drive system is the best. Prefer ...

by P on May 15, 2018

Subaru Forester 2006 Ratings

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