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Unfortunately they don't sell them in the US any more, otherwise I'd get a new one. The mileage isn't awesome but it's the best car I've ever owned. I specially like that the turn radius is better than most sedans. With the large cabin the a/c is sometimes challenged but the fan motor can keep up.
Love the interior, roomy and comfortable. But the ride and handling are awful. Went from a Lincoln to this Toyota Highlander and the difference was felt immediately. Won't buy another one.
worse car I have ever owned
Consistent issues with my Edge and it's only 2 years old. The Sync system only works properly about half the time and have had multiple issues with steering pump & hose. Most expensive car I've ever purchased, has all the bells and whistles and the most problems I've ever had.
This car has been a nightmare almost since its purchase date. The problem is all rooted in the new transmission system - the CVT. It constantly feels like it is going to stall or hesitate. This is one of the new features of the completely overhauled 2014 Forester. Subaru has a real problem on its hands with this vehicle. Subaru dealership unable to resolve in spite of five visits to date to repair it. WE ARE TOTALLY DISSATISFIED WITH THIS VEHICLE AND WOULD NOT RECOMMEND IT TO ANYONE!!!!
Fast, handles great, tons of room, comfy seats, interior design and quality gives it a very upscale/luxury feel, Bose Surround Sound Audio sounds amazing. Fuel economy is average at best, gated shifter is annoying, rearview camera isn't very useful for backing up. Overall- it's an amazing vehicle and an exceptional value!
Performance: quick/fast pick up. Handles like a sports car, responsive steering, tight turning radius..no 'top heavy' feeling of a sense of an eminent roll-over...as felt in many/most SUV's. Very quiet, NO road noise, comfortable seating...makes for easy enjoyable drive. My previous car-a Lincoln 5.0L v8, 17mpg town, 25 hwy. This Aviator has same 'improved' engine. Only Disappointment: even using Lucas Oil, premium+octane booster. STILL: 11.4 mpg..town, hwy, uphill, or downhill consistently!