2017 Subaru Forester 2.0XT: Details and Photos

2017 Subaru Forester 2.0XT
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The 2017 Subaru Forester 2.0XT

While you would be hard pressed to call the 2017 Subaru Forester 2.0XT a performance beast, it offers spirited acceleration compared to the base Forester model. It is a great choice for those that drive in hilly areas, and the added performance boost is helpful if you do a significant amount of highway driving.

The Forester sees minimal updates for the 2017 model year, however Subaru has focused on key safety features and has improved the vehicle’s overall driving dynamics. The Forester is No. 6 in our compact SUV rankings, based on U.S. News scoring data. Critics awarded it a score of 8.5 out of 10.