Forester and 2 Other Subaru Models Top Consumer Reports Most Reliable SUVs
Does Subaru make reliable vehicles? An updated ranking by vehicle segment from Consumer Reports indicates that the 2022 Subaru Forester2022 Crosstrek and 2022 Outback are the best in their segment. Find out which Subaru model ranks at the bottom of its class.
The 2022 Subaru Forester is the automaker’s highest-rated model. Forester is the number one rated compact SUV for reliability with 90 points by Consumer Reports. It outperforms the Hyundai Tucson (89 points), Toyota RAV4 Prime (88), Honda CR-V (84), Ford Bronco Sport (82) and Mazda CX-5 (82).
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Affordability is important for new SUV buyers.
What is the price of the 2022 Forester?
The 2022 Forester is available in six trim levels; The base Forester starts at $27,070, Premium ($30,070), Sport ($31,640), Limited ($33,750), new Wilderness ($34,695) and Touring ($37,170). Price includes destination and delivery charges ($1,175).
The average price of gas in the United States being almost $5.00 per gallonfuel efficiency is also important for new SUV buyers.
What is the fuel consumption of the 2022 Forester?
2022 Subaru Forester compact SUV comes with standard all-wheel drive and gets an EPA estimate 29 mpg combined and 26/33 mpg city/highway. The Forester is equipped with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder boxer engine.
The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek is the automaker’s second-highest rated model. Crosstrek is the number one ranked subcompact SUV, with 86 points by Consumer Reports. It outperforms the Nissan Rogue Sport (77 points), Chevrolet TrailBlazer (76), Mazda CX-30 (70), Toyota Corolla Cross (68), Hyundai Kona (66) and Honda HR-V (62) .
What is the price of the Crosstrek 2022?
The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek is available in five trim levels for customers. Base trim starts at $24,320, Premium ($25,470), Sport ($28,670), Limited ($30,170), and Crosstrek Hybrid ($37,520). Prices include destination and delivery charges which increase ($1,175).
What is the Crosstrek 2022 fuel consumption?
The Subaru Crosstrek uses direct injection on its new 2.5-liter boxer four-cylinder engine and gets 27/34 mpg city/highway and 29 mpg combined.
The 2.0-liter engine gets 28/33 mpg and 30 mpg combined with the continuously variable transmission (CVT) automatic, contributing to better mileage.
The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid gets even better fuel mileage. In Consumer Reports tests, the plug-in hybrid scores 38/45 MPGe city/highway and 42 MPGe combined. Note that the Crosstrek Hybrid is not available in all states.
The 2022 Subaru Outback is the automaker’s third highest-rated model. The Outback is the number one rated midsize SUV for reliability with 85 points by Consumer Reports. It is ahead of the Toyota Venza (83 points), the Chevrolet Blazer (82), the Nissan Murano (81), the Ford Edge (80), the Honda Passport (76), the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport (70) and the Hyundai Santa Fe (58).
What is the price of the 2022 Outback?
The 2022 Outback is available in eight trim levels; base trim is priced at $28,820, Premium ($31,020), Limited ($35,470), Touring ($39,370), Onyx Edition XT ($37,020), new for 2022, Outback Wilderness ($38 $870), Limited XT ($39,870) and Touring XT ($41,820). Price includes $1,175 destination and
What is the fuel consumption of the 2022 Outback?
The 2022 Outback XT 2.4-liter turbo EPA fuel economy rating is 23/30 mpg city/highway and 26 mpg combined. Estimated fuel economy for the standard 2.5-liter engine is 26/33 mpg city/highway and 29 mpg combined.
The EPA says the new 2022 Outback Wilderness gets about 22/26 mpg city/highway and 24 mpg combined. The 2021 Outback XT with the 2.4-liter turbocharged engine gets an EPA estimated 23/30 mpg city/highway and 26 mpg combined.
Where does the 2022 Subaru Ascent stand in terms of reliability?
Unfortunately, the 2022 Subaru Ascent is ranked close to borrowing from 3-row SUVs with only 60 points.
The most recent review from Consumer Reports indicates that the 2022 Ascent 3-row SUV is basically of the ten least reliable new cars are number ten. Consumer Reports says the Ascent has five hotspots; the transmission, electrical equipment, brakes, on-board electronics and air conditioning system are unreliable and give it an expected reliability of 1/5.
Which Subaru models are the most reliable? Consumer Reports says the 2022 Subaru Forester, 2022 Crosstrek and 2022 Outback have the best reliability of any SUV in their segment.
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Denis Flierl has invested more than 30 years in the automotive industry in an advisory role with all major automotive brands. He is an accredited member of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press. Check Subaru report where it covers all models of the Japanese manufacturer. More stories can be found on the Torque News Subaru page. Follow Denis on Facebook, Twitterand instagram.
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