What is the 2019 Subaru Forester Towing Capacity?

April 1st, 2019 by

2019 Subaru Forester with camper attachment

With the 2019 Subaru Forester, owning a compact SUV doesn’t mean you need to give up on towing capabilities. Discover the Forester towing capacity, as well as all of its towing boosting features with the knowledgable team at Garavel Subaru.

Subaru Forester Towing Capacity

The Forester towing capacity is 1500 lbs across the lineup, proving this compact SUV has the doesn’t lack muscle. Wilton drivers can enjoy the power to tow a small trailer for work, or a boat for play, with any new Forester model.

Towing Enhancing Features

Thanks to a slew of performance features, the Forester towing capacity is not only strong, but the ride is still smooth. Enjoy a boost in the performance and towing of your Forester with standard features like:

  • Trailer Stability Assist: Senses unsafe conditions and applies the breaks to the necessary wheels to help the driver maintain control.
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control: The sensors in this system monitor a variety of factors, including wheel speed, brake pressure, and steering angle. In the event the system detects the vehicle is heading off the driver’s intended path, VDC will apply the brakes or reduce torque to correct the vehicle’s path.
  • Active Torque Vectoring: Works with VDC to create neutral steering, sharper turns, and increase cornering limits.
  • Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive: This unique AWD system offers a balanced distribution of power between the wheels for a more refined AWD performance.

Upgrade to higher models of the Subaru Forester and get access to additional features for smooth towing, like X-MODE® and Hill Descent Control. X-MODE® works to increase traction and minimize wheel spin across all types of terrain, while Hill Descent Control helps maintain a constant speed while traveling downhill.

2019 Subaru Forester with bikes on roof rack

Find Top Performance With the Forester at Garavel Subaru

Enjoy a smoother rider and strong towing for a compact SUV with the Subaru Forester towing capacity and features. To learn more, or try the new Forester for yourself, head over to our dealership in Norwalk for a test drive. You can even compare the Forester vs. Outback and the used Subaru Forester to see which Subaru SUV has what you need.

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