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FORESTER STASTICS

 

Engine      Chassis      Drivetrain      Dimensions  

Mechanical Features      Safety Features      Exterior Features      Interior Features

 

 

Engine

Type Horizontally opposed 4-cylinder with die-cast aluminum-alloy block and aluminum-alloy cylinder heads.
Displacement 2.5 liters (150 cubic inches)
Horsepower 165 @ 5600 rpm
Torque (lbs.-ft.) 166 @ 4000 rpm
Valvetrain 16-valve with single overhead camshaft design (SOHC).
Fuel System Sequential multiport injection with dual spray injectors.
Low-Maintenance Electronic Ignition System Distributorless electronic.
Engine Management ECM Engine Control Module manages fuel injection and ignition system and features learning, self-diagnosis, limp-home and antiknock capabilities.
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.9 gallons
2001 EPA Mileage Estimates
(mpg, city/highway)

Chassis

Body Construction Unibody with front and rear crumple zones. 74% of body sheet metal is two-sided galvanized.
Suspension Fully independent, heavy-duty raised type with coil springs and struts. Front: lower L-arms with liquid-filled rear bushings and stabilizer bar. Rear: parallel links and stabilizer bar.
Brakes Power-assisted with dual diagonal hydraulic circuits and 4-channel/4-sensor Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS). Front: 10.7-inch ventilated discs with twin-piston calipers. Rear: 10.3-inch discs.
Steering Rack-and-pinion with engine-speed-sensing variable power assist.
Turning Circle,
curb-to-curb
34.7 feet
Wheels 16-inch aluminum-alloy.
16-inch aluminum-alloy with gold-colored accents. (S Model)
Tires 215/60R16 94H mud-and-snow-type radials with raised white letters, full-size spare.

Drivetrain

Manual Transmission 5-speed manual with overdrive.
Automatic Transmission
(Optional)
4-speed electronically controlled automatic with overdrive. Automatic power mode engages with rapid use of accelerator pedal.
All-Wheel Drive (AWD) Full-time AWD system automatically distributes power between front and rear wheels based on traction needs. Manual transmission models have a viscous-coupling locking center differential. Automatic transmission models have an electronically managed continuously variable transfer clutch. S models have a viscous limited-slip rear differential.

Dimensions   (in inches unless otherwise noted)

Wheelbase/Length 99.4/175.6
Width/Height 68.3/65.0
Track: front/rear 58.1/57.7
Minimum Road Clearance (at curb weight) 7.5
Headroom: front 40.2 (39.6 with moonroof)
Headroom: rear 39.6 (37.2 with moonroof)
Legroom: front/rear 43.0/33.4
Shoulder room: front/rear 53.5/53.6
Curb Weight (pounds) (w/Manual Transmission) 3140 (3200 with Premium Package)
Curb Weight (pounds) (w/Automatic Transmission) 3195 (3255 with Premium Package)
EPA Interior Volume (cubic feet) 94.3 (84.8 with moonroof)*
EPA Cargo Volume (cubic feet) 32 (rear seat up)
63.1 (rear seat down -- SAE)
(58.5 with moonroof)
Towing Capacity (pounds) 2000 (Class One)

Mechanical Features   (S=Standard; O=Optional)

2.5-liter SOHC horizontally opposed 4-cylinder engine S
5-speed manual transmission with overdrive S
4-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission O
Fully independent suspension with front and rear stabilizer bars S

Safety Features   (S=Standard; O=Optional)

Meets all federal passenger car safety standards S
All-Wheel Drive (AWD) S
Viscous limited-slip rear differential S
4-channel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) S
Dual front air bags (SRS)* S
Front seat side-impact air bags (SRS)* O**
3-point front seat belts with force limiters and height-adjustable shoulder belt anchors S
3-point rear seat belts for all three seating positions with height-adjustable outboard shoulder belt anchors S
Energy-absorbing collapsible steering column S
Energy-absorbing front and rear crumple zones S
5-mph impact-absorbing bumpers S
Side-impact door beams S
Three rear seat child safety seat anchors S
Child safety rear door locks S
*The Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) (air bags) affords the driver and front passenger additional protection in a frontal or (when equipped with front seat side-impact air bags) a side-impact collision. These systems provide supplemental protection only, and seat belts must be worn in order to avoid injuries to out-of-position occupants upon bag deployment and to provide the best combined protection in a serious accident. Children should always be properly restrained in the rear seat.
**Included in Premium Package.

Exterior Features   (S=Standard)

Large dual power foldaway body-color mirrors S
Variable intermittent windshield wipers S
Fixed intermittent rear window wiper with washer S
Rear window defogger with timer S
Multireflector fog lights with stone shields S
Titanium pearl body-side cladding S
Roof rails and crossbars S
Protective rear bumper step pad S

Interior Features   (S=Standard; O=Optional)

Reclining front bucket seats with height-adjustable head restraints S
Driver's seat tilt, height and lumbar adjustments S
Bench-type rear seat with 60/40 split fold-down seat back, headrests for all three seating positions S
Leather wrapped steering wheel, shifter and parking brake handle S
Tilt-adjustable steering column S
Interior dome light with delay feature and cargo area light S
Overhead console with sunglasses storage bin, digital clock and dual map lights S
Five cup holders: dual retractable front, center console and dual retractable rear S
Power door locks, including rear gate lock S
Remote keyless entry system S
Power windows with driver's one-touch auto-down feature S
Cruise control S
Air conditioning with 4-speed fan S
Tachometer, ambient temperature gauge, engine coolant temperature gauge, low-fuel light and digital dual-mode trip odometer S
AM/FM stereo cassette sound system with 6-disc in-dash CD changer and 4 speakers S
In-glass antenna S
Carpeted floor mats S
Dual cargo area storage pockets, 3 under-floor storage compartments, under-floor storage bucket and 2 grocery bag hooks S
Removable plastic cargo area tray S
12-volt power outlet in cargo area S
Premium Package: Power moonroof, monotone paint scheme, 16" aluminum alloy wheels with gold-colored accents and front seat side-impact air bags* O
All-Weather Package: Dual-mode heated front seats, heated exterior door mirrors, windshield wiper deicer, driver's side windshield wiper fin and viscous limited-slip rear dfferential S
*The Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) (air bags) affords the driver and front passenger additional protection in a frontal or (when equipped with front seat side-impact air bags) a side-impact collision. These systems provide supplemental protection only, and seat belts must be worn in order to avoid injuries to out-of-position occupants upon bag deployment and to provide the best combined protection in a serious accident. Children should always be properly restrained in the rear seat.