Car Reviews of Subaru »

SERVING UP SURPRISES SUBARU STYLE

Advantages: Comfort. Equipment. Fuel Economy. Handling. Refined. Smooth. Spacious. Tough.
Disadvantages: Boot. Looks. Price.

...WHAT IS IT? Subarus of any type have always been difficult cars to pigeonhole and this especially applies to the Forester. Subaru refer to this car as an SUV, a hideous American acronym for ‘Sports Utility Vehicle’. Sports? Not really, Subaru may h ...

RICHADA 11.04.2015 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Subaru Forester 2.0D XC Premium Lineartronic

Comfort

Fuel consumption

Looks

Subaru Forester 2.0 Auto AWP 1999 T reg.

Advantages: Comfortable, practical ultra reliable and safe. Handles superably in all weather conditions.
Disadvantages: Some wind noise at very high speed.

I purchased a Subaru Forester with the All Weather Pack (AWP) from my local Subaru dealer (R N Golden of Huddersfield) having run an Impreza Turbo without problems for 2 years. With one previous owner from new, a full dealer service history and unmarked t ...

Montison 21.06.2005 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Subaru Forester 2.0

Comfort

Fuel consumption

Looks

Super car, much improved by auto

Advantages: An excellent, spacious family car
Disadvantages: Steering a little too light

As said in my review of the forester 2.0 manual (please read), the forester is super car with plenty of space inside, and now it has been remodelled is really quite attractive on the outside. One of the problems I always find with the forester is the c ...

scoobyman 30.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of Subaru Forester 2.0

Comfort

Fuel consumption

Looks

Forester 2.0X AWD

Advantages: solid on road, enough power
Disadvantages: little bit thirsty and seems to get "tatty" quite quickly

Updated (see last paragraph) June 2005 - I've had this car for just over six months and have covered 10000 miles. I have to say I'm delighted; absolutely nothing has gone wrong and it is a pleasure to drive. It's a comfortable car with enough power to ...

petermcguigan 23.07.2005 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful
Review of Subaru Forester 2.0

Comfort

Fuel consumption

Looks

A monsterously powerful 4x4

Advantages: Blisteringly quick, conbined with ultimate practicality
Disadvantages: Clutch can be very difficult with so much power

After discussing the forester in reviews of the 2.0 non-turbo (please read), you’ll gather that I rather like the forester. The styling of the whole range was drastically improved early 2000 – the turbo no exception. It’s hard to find another car quite ...

scoobyman 30.09.2000 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Review of Subaru Forester 2.0

Comfort

Fuel consumption

Looks