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2020 Subaru Forester vs. 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport Review

New 2020 Subaru Forester

2020 Subaru
Forester

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New 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport

2020 Nissan
Rogue Sport

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MSRP*
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$24,495 to $34,595
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$23,430 to $29,950
Invoice* $23,099 to $32,266 $22,184 to $28,343
MPG - City 26 24 - 25
MPG - Hwy 33 30 - 32
Engine(s) Horizontal Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Forester than in the Nissan Rogue Sport. The Subaru Forester offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Nissan Rogue Sport, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the Subaru Forester, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Subaru Forester is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Rogue Sport. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. In this case, the Subaru Forester will cost less to deliver to the dealership than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Dimensions
The Subaru Forester is a little narrower than the Nissan Rogue Sport, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Subaru Forester, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Subaru Forester transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Handling
The Subaru Forester has a smaller turning radius than the Nissan Rogue Sport, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Subaru Forester has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Subaru Forester and the Nissan Rogue Sport. With the Subaru Forester, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Nissan Rogue Sport.

Warranty
The Subaru Forester comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Rogue Sport.