The new Subaru Forester is a compact crossover with a rugged exterior and a generous cargo hold. Wantagh drivers will love the slew of comprehensive driver assist features and higher ground clearance. The interior is practical and well-built, with a roomy cabin.

The Forester has a composed driving demeanor and returns good fuel economy. The tech features are straightforward, and the cabin has clever storage cubbies.

At Hassett Subaru, we have plenty of new Subaru models for sale, including the new Subaru Forester. Drivers near Nassau County are welcome to search our inventory for a model that best meets their needs and budget. Here is a deeper look into the new Subaru Forester.


The Forester has a 182-horsepower four-cylinder engine with satisfying performance and decent acceleration. The continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT) has quick and smooth shifts, while the standard all-wheel drive makes the Forester feel stable. It has competent handling, well-weighted and accurate steering, and surefooted brakes.

Drivers near Massapequa looking to explore uneven and unpaved terrain can opt for the Wilderness trim. It offers more ground clearance, lower gearing, more drive modes, a front skid plate, a transmission oil cooler, and all-terrain tires.

Design and Tech

The interior of the Forester is well-put-together, with plenty of room and a quiet cabin. The higher driving height gives Long Island drivers great visibility. Suffolk County drivers opting for premium materials like leather seating, heated seats, and a panoramic sunroof will have to move to higher trims.

Standard tech features include smartphone integration, auto climate control, Bluetooth, and a 6.5-inch touchscreen. Optional features include proximity keyless entry, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and an 8-inch touchscreen.

The Forester standard driver aids include adaptive cruise control, a rearview camera, lane-departure warning, adaptive headlights, and forward automatic emergency braking.

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Contact us today for more information about the new Subaru Forester or drop by and request a test drive.

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