New Subaru Forester

Purchase 2022 Subaru Forester at Frank Subaru

For years, the Subaru Forester has been one of the best SUVs on the market. With a strong engine and loads of versatility, this crossover can go places most vehicles can't. If you're interested to see what this year's model has to offer, keep reading or visit our San Diego dealership today.

Highlights of the 2022 Subaru Forester

For the 2022 model year, the Subaru Forester receives some changes over last years model. The biggest is that a 2.5-liter 182 horsepower four-cylinder engine is now standard across all six of its trims. There are also great features in this year's model, including selectable driving modes, active grille shutters (for fuel efficiency), hill-descent control, and a washer for the rearview camera.

And to keep Coronado and Imperial Beach locals safe when venturing out on the highway or the trail, Subaru has outfitted the Forester with the latest safety features. These features include steering-responsive LED headlights, 4G LTE Wi-Fi, adaptive cruise control, evasive steering assist, a blind-spot monitor, and more.

Subaru Forester Trim Levels

The 2022 Subaru Forester distributes a long list of features across six nicely equipped trims. A few options are available for most tiers, allowing San Diego shoppers to add desirable features without moving up to the next level. Here's a quick overview of the notable highlights.


The Forster's base trim provides the essentials plus a few extras, including standard Symmetrical All-Wheel-Drive and Subaru EyeSight® driver-assistance technologies. It's perfect for Chula Vista drivers seeking roomy and versatile crossover with advanced safety features for an accessible price.

  • Steering-adaptive LED headlights with automatic high beams
  • Automatic climate control
  • 6.5-inch STARLINK® Multimedia System with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Pre-Collision Braking and Throttle Management
  • Lane Departure and Sway Warning
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Advanced Adaptive Cruise Control with Lane Centering


By moving up one level, Coronado drivers can equip a bevy of experience-enhancing amenities, plus get access to additional tech options.

  • X-MODE advanced traction management
  • Fog lights
  • Heated mirrors
  • Raised roof rails
  • Panoramic moonroof
  • Proximity keyless and pin-code access
  • 10-way power-adjustable driver's seat
  • Heated front seats
  • Reclining rear seats
  • Available Options: Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, power liftgate


The middle trim lives up to its name, equipping sporty black and orange styling details and adding more versatility and tech features, including the previous tier's optional safety features.

  • Dual-function X-MODE with Deep Snow and Mud settings
  • 18-inch black-finish alloy wheels
  • LED fog lights
  • Rear USB charge ports
  • Removable cargo tray
  • Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Available Options: Harman Kardon audio system, 8.0-inch touchscreen, Reverse Automatic Braking, power liftgate


The all-new Wilderness trim elevates Forester's adventurous prospects to the next level. It builds on the Premium tier with:

  • Dual-function X-MODE with Low Speed/Low Ratio Gradient Control
  • Suspension lift (8.7 to 9.2 inches)
  • 17-inch matte-black wheels with Yokohama GEOLANDAR® all-terrain tires (and full-size spare)
  • Front skid plates
  • StarTex® water-repellent upholstery
  • 8.0-inch STARLINK® touchscreen
  • Blind-Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist
  • 180-degree Front View Monitor
  • Reverse Automatic Braking
  • Anodized Copper-finish interior and exterior accents
  • Available Options: STARLINK® Navigation, Harman Kardon audio system, power liftgate


The penultimate level starts with the Premium trim's feature list (including optional equipment) and adds upgrades like:

  • 18-inch black machine-finished alloy wheels
  • Leather upholstery
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 8.0-inch touchscreen
  • Power liftgate
  • Available Options: Harman Kardon audio system, STARLINK® Navigation, Reverse Automatic Braking, heated steering wheel


For National City drivers seeking a fully loaded driving experience, the top-tier Touring trim adds the finishing touches. It includes all of the previously optional amenities, plus exclusive upgrades like:

  • 18-inch dark gray machine-finished alloy wheels
  • Chrome and Satin Chrome exterior trim
  • Black or Saddle Brown perforated leather upholstery
  • One-touch folding rear seatbacks
  • Driver-seat memory settings
  • 8-way power front passenger seat

Finance a Subaru Forester

Are you a local of San Diego County and feel like the Subaru Forester might be an SUV you want to buy? Then why not start the financing process by filling out our online finance application. Once approved, our financial experts can show you the various loans and leases we offer as well as walk you through our financial process.

Test Drive the 2022 Subaru Forester

There is a lot to love about the new Subaru Forester. If you're from National City and Chula Vista area and want to take a spin in this SUV, then give us a call or use our site to set up a test drive today. And if you have any questions about our new inventory, or our services, please feel free to reach out any time.

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