2018 Subaru Forester
#36 of 2018 SUVs
#73 of all 2018 vehicles
The Forester, part of Subaru's lineup since 1998, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. The Forester has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2019. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. Subaru offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2018 Subaru Forester has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0447% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.1078%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0447% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.1078% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2018 Subaru Forester is 7% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2018 Subaru Forester is 7% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
2018 Subaru Forester offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.