Compare 1999 Subaru Forester specifications by trim levels

Forester is a 5-seat SUV from Subaru, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $18,695 to $22,495, the Subaru Forester faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Ford Escape, Honda Crosstour, Hyundai Tucson.

Overview

Wheels

The Subaru Forester has a maximum towing capacity of 2000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Subaru Forester boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 27 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 68.30mm x 175.20mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 1999 Subaru Forester

  • Fuel Tank: 15.9 gal

  • Wheelbase: 99.4 in

  • MPG: 21 city/27 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.15 sec

  • Towing: 2000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

  • Curb: 3058 lbs

  • Tires: P205/70SR15.0 OWL AS

  • Cargo: 33.2 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 175.2 x 68.3 x 62.8



1999 Subaru Forester Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Subaru Forester is offered in 3 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Subaru Forester safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Subaru Forester specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 165 hp @ 5600

    • Torque 166 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.15 - 7.2 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.4 - 15.5 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 175.2 in

    • Width 68.3 in

    • Height 62.8 in

    • Wheelbase 99.4 in

    • Curb Weight 3058 lbs

    • Towing capacity 2000 lbs

    • Turning radius 17.7 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 97

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 15.9 gal

    • City 21 mpg

    • Combined 24 mpg

    • Highway 27 mpg

    • Highway range 429.3 mi



Specifications

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Exterior length
175.20 in 175.20 in 175.20 in
Exterior body width
68.30 in 68.30 in 68.30 in
Exterior height
62.80 in 62.80 in 62.80 in
Horsepower
165 165 165
Torque
166 166 166
Fuel economy - city
21 mpg 21 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
27 mpg 27 mpg 27 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.15 seconds 7.15 seconds 7.20 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.50 seconds 15.40 seconds 15.50 seconds
Bore-and-Stroke
3.92/3.11 " 3.92/3.11 " 3.92/3.11 "
Curb weight
3058.00 lbs 3058.00 lbs 3058.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
2000.00 lbs. 2000.00 lbs. 2000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
99.40 in 99.40 in 99.40 in
Front track
58.10 " 58.10 " 58.10 "
Rear track
57.10 " 57.10 " 57.10 "
Turning radius
17.70 17.70 17.70
Front legroom
43.00 in 43.00 in 43.00 in
Rear legroom
33.40 in 33.40 in 33.40 in
Front headroom
40.60 in 40.60 in 40.60 in
Rear headroom
39.60 in 39.60 in 39.60 in
Front hip room
51.40 in 51.40 in 51.40 in
Rear hip room
50.90 in 50.90 in 50.90 in
Front shoulder room
53.50 in 53.50 in 53.50 in
Rear shoulder room
53.60 in 53.60 in 53.60 in
Luggage volume
33.20 cu.ft. 33.20 cu.ft. 33.20 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
64.60 cu.ft. 64.60 cu.ft. 64.60 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
97 cu.ft. 97 cu.ft. 97 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
15.90 gal. 15.90 gal. 15.90 gal.

Interior Features

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

12V DC power outlet
2 2 2
Seatback storage pockets
2

Exterior Features

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P205/70SR15.0 OWL AS P205/70SR15.0 OWL AS P215/60HR16.0 OWL AS
Wheels
silver styled steel silver styled steel silver aluminum

Seats

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Standard seating
5 5 5

Entertainment System

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Speakers
4 4 4

Safety and Security Features

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Mechanical Features

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Axle ratio
4.44 4.44 4.44

Other Specs

Base 4dr All-wheel Drive

L 4dr All-wheel Drive

S 4dr All-wheel Drive

Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.