Subaru Forester Depreciation

Subaru Forester Depreciation

Year New Price Current Price Maintenance $ Decline % Decline % Paid % Left Years Left Net Used Value ®
2019 $28,955 $28,955 $217 $0 0% 100% 100% 12 0
2018 $28,527 $24,757 $261 $4,198 14.5% 85.87% 91.67% 11 5.8
2017 $28,171 $22,429 $342 $2,328 9.4% 78.4% 83.33% 10 4.93
2016 $27,235 $19,429 $466 $3,000 13.38% 69.63% 75% 9 5.37
2015 $26,803 $16,779 $548 $2,650 13.64% 60.56% 66.67% 8 6.11
2014 $26,660 $14,746 $713 $2,033 12.12% 52.64% 58.33% 7 5.69
2013 $24,885 $12,716 $1,015 $2,030 13.77% 47.02% 50% 6 2.98
2012 $24,493 $11,321 $1,158 $1,395 10.97% 41.49% 41.67% 5 0.18
2011 $24,493 $10,436 $1,253 $885 7.82% 37.49% 33.33% 4 -4.16
2010 $24,503 $9,168 $1,442 $1,268 12.15% 31.53% 25% 3 -6.53
2009 $24,936 $8,037 $1,484 $1,131 12.34% 26.28% 16.67% 2 -9.61
2008 $23,944 $6,610 $1,711 $1,427 17.76% 20.46% 8.33% 1 -12.13
2007 $23,605 $6,503 $2,033 $107 1.62% 18.94% 0% 0 -18.94
Year Price % Paid % Left NUV ®
2019 $28,955 100% 100% 0
2018 $24,757 85.87% 91.67% 5.8
2017 $22,429 78.4% 83.33% 4.93
2016 $19,429 69.63% 75% 5.37
2015 $16,779 60.56% 66.67% 6.11
2014 $14,746 52.64% 58.33% 5.69
2013 $12,716 47.02% 50% 2.98
2012 $11,321 41.49% 41.67% 0.18
2011 $10,436 37.49% 33.33% -4.16
2010 $9,168 31.53% 25% -6.53
2009 $8,037 26.28% 16.67% -9.61
2008 $6,610 20.46% 8.33% -12.13
2007 $6,503 18.94% 0% -18.94
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2009 Subaru Forester 2.5X Limited

2009 Subaru Forester 2.5X Limited

Mileage: 130,373
Mileage: 130,373     Price: $6,758
Location: WINCHESTER, VA ~ 29 miles away
Dealer: APPLE VALLEY HYUNDAI

$6,758


2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

Mileage: 97,580
Mileage: 97,580     Price: $11,883
Location: Mays Landing, NJ ~ 157 miles away
Dealer: Shore Toyota
Low Depreciation Risk

$11,883


2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

Mileage: 32,933
Mileage: 32,933     Price: $18,970
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery

$18,970


2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

Mileage: 9,647
Mileage: 9,647     Price: $24,980
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery
Low Depreciation Risk

$24,980


2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

Mileage: 52,013
Mileage: 52,013     Price: $17,870
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery

$17,870


2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Limited

Mileage: 24,177
Mileage: 24,177     Price: $21,390
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery

$21,390


2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

2017 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium

Mileage: 40,587
Mileage: 40,587     Price: $18,420
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery

$18,420


2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i

2018 Subaru Forester 2.5i

Mileage: 19,415
Mileage: 19,415     Price: $19,530
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery
Low Depreciation Risk

$19,530


2019 Subaru Forester Base

2019 Subaru Forester Base

Mileage: 7,789
Mileage: 7,789     Price: $22,310
Dealer: Vroom / Buy Online / Nationwide Delivery

$22,310


About The Numbers

Our depreciation figures are calculated by aggregating then analyzing pricing, sales and other related automotive data sets.

Here are some brief descriptions of the columns:
  • Year - The vehicle model year.
  • New Price - The geometric mean new price paid of that model year grouped by most the popular trim levels.
  • Current Price - The geometric mean listing price of a used model of that year grouped by the same trim levels.
  • Maintenance - Estimated maintenance and repair costs during that year of ownership.
  • $ Decline - Year over Year price decline.
  • % Decline - Year over Year percentage of decline.
  • % Paid - Percentage paid of the original price.
  • % Left - Percentage left of reliable years of the vehicle.
  • Years Left - Current industry average of years remaining with predictable maintenance and repair costs.
  • Net Used Value ® - Our ranking & sorting index to help you find the model years with the most value.
2,120,477 total data points last analyzed on 09/25/2019.
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The 2015, 2018 & 2014 Subaru Forester model years are currently the best values.

On average, expect to pay only 61% of the original cost with 67% of the vehicle's lifetime remaining for a 2015 Forester. That gives it a Net Used Value® score of 6.11 which factors in annual maintenance costs, price decline, reliable years left and available inventory.

Also consider the 2018 & 2014 Forester model years. Those currently have a generally low risk of any significant depreciation over the next several years.

Own a 2015 Subaru Forester?

While we would advise holding onto this vehicle for a few years, that's not always the plan. Dealers have access to similar figures so they know that your vehicle has a low risk of depreciation.

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