2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness Preview
- Styling update for all 2022 Foresters
- New Wilderness trim level adds an extra measure of off-roading capability
- Improved driving-assistance and collision-avoidance technology
- On sale in October 2021
Subaru first introduced the Wilderness trim level on the 2022 Outback, at the time hinting that it would expand the overlanding treatment to other models in its lineup. The 2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness is the second of the automaker’s SUVs to get the design and hardware upgrade.
The debut of the 2022 Forester Wilderness is just one of several changes for the popular compact crossover, which we’ll detail below. The new trim level slots into the middle of a lineup that now includes Base, Premium, Sport, Wilderness, Limited, and Touring. They all have a boxer-type 4-cylinder engine, a continuously variable transmission (CVT), and standard all-wheel drive (AWD).
Pricing for the 2022 Forester lineup starts at $28,195, not including the $1,125 destination charge, and it goes on sale in October 2021. The Wilderness window stickers for $32,820, plus destination.