What are the trim levels on the 2020 Subaru Forester

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Vehicle Overview

Over the years, the Subaru Forester has climbed the ranks of its class to emerge as one of the top picks among consumers. As with its peers, the Forester is a notable addition to the Subaru family for its winning combination of durability, prowess on off-road terrain, and comfortable cabin packed with a number of amenities and safety features. Each year, it seems that the Subaru Forester continues to get better than ever. That is no different for the 2020 model year, as the Forester now gets more updates than it has had in the past. This year, the Forester is created with more safety and weather-resistant amenities in mind. The Forester's already impressive list of safety tools gets longer this year, as a lane-centering function is now standard as a safety tool on all trim levels.

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Some trims are also now equipped with an all-weather package as well. Among its many highlights, the 2020 Forester comes standard now with all-wheel drive on all trim levels. There is also a large number of standard driver-assist features to note. There is plenty of room for passengers and cargo alike in the Forester with the addition of more cargo-carrying capacity than before. If you'd like to know more about the Forester or you're curious as to what are the trim levels on the 2020 Subaru Forester, don't hesitate to contact the friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable staff at Flatirons Subaru, a premier Subaru dealership in Boulder Colorado, for more information on the latest and greatest version of the Forester.

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Base - 2020 Subaru Forester in Boulder CO

The 2020 Subaru Forester lineup starts with the entry-level trim called the Forester. The base Forester, as with others in the lineup, offers standard seating for five occupants. It gets a number of notable features inside and out to meet all your driving needs. The base trim level is outfitted with a backup camera for confident reversing no matter where you are. A push-button start, also standard, adds to the list of handy amenities. The base trim is outfitted with 17-inch wheels with a steel finish. The wheels are paired with all-season tires of the same size. Inside, the interior is not the least bit bare bones, as you'll find in many competitor base level trims. Instead, the base Forester comes with an innovative Starlink app suite. It also is equipped with Subaru's award-winning EyeSight driver assistance system. Standard infotainment in this trim includes a 6.5-inch infotainment display screen that supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

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Premium - Subaru Forester in Boulder

From the base level, the next trim in the 2020 Forester lineup is called the Premium. There are a number of upgrades for the second-level trim. The Premium gets some notable improvements on the inside, including a driver's seat that is power-adjustable. The Premium trim is also equipped with a six-speaker sound system instead of the four-speaker sound system on the base trim. There are more features to enjoy in the area of technology and convenience as well, including a standard 4G WiFi hotspot. While you can order the All-Weather package with some trims, the package comes standard on the Premium. The package includes desirable amenities for handling the cold with ease, including heated seats and heated side mirrors. The package also includes a windshield wiper de-icer to quickly and safely clear snow and ice from your car's windshields. If you like to venture off-road, you'll be glad to know that this trim is outfitted with an X-mode traction system. Raised roof rails and larger 17-inch wheels are additional exterior highlights of the Premium trim.

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Sport - Subaru Forester in Boulder CO

True to its name, the Sport trim level gets some more performance-oriented features. This trim upgrades to even larger 18-inch wheels with an attractive black finish. It also stands out from the front end with prominent LED lights. Unique orange and black exterior accents are another notable quality that makes the Sport turn heads on the road. The Sport also gets changes beneath the hood to support its outdoor-oriented lifestyle, including more settings for the X-mode traction system, an extra driving mode, and paddle shifters so that you can switch to manual gear operation when desired.

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The Limited abandons the unique styling elements of the Sport to have a look similar to the Premium and base trims. However, it adds adaptive headlights on the front end. Leather seats are standard in this trim as well. It also gets dual-zone climate control as a standard convenience. There is more standard safety technology on this trim, including blind-spot monitoring. A power tailgate is standard as well. A larger eight-inch infotainment display screen, available on other trims, is standard on the Limited.

Following the Limited is the Touring, which includes all the previous standard and optional features. Heated seats extend to both rows on the Touring, and it also gets premium leather seating materials. There is also a standard driver distraction monitoring system on this trim level.


If you want to learn more about the 2020 Subaru Forester and take your favorite trim for a test drive, don't hesitate to reach out to our dealership today.