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NHTSA Crash Test Results

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

Frontal Crash Test (Driver)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Subaru Forester 4-Door 4x4 Wagon w/Side Airbags)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Honda Element 4-Door 4x4)

Frontal Crash Test (Passenger)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Subaru Forester 4-Door 4x4 Wagon w/Side Airbags)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Honda Element 4-Door 4x4)

Side Crash Test (Front)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Subaru Forester 4-Door 4x4 Wagon w/Side Airbags)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Honda Element 4-Door 4x4)

Side Crash Test (Rear)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Subaru Forester 4-Door 4x4 Wagon w/Side Airbags)

11-20 percent or greater chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Honda Element 4-Door 4x4)

IIHS Crash Test Results

Overall Rating

Reliability Rating

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

Overall 5 out of 5
see details
5 out of 5
see details

Safety Features

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

Driver Airbag Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A
Front Side Airbag with Head Protection Std. N/A
Passenger Airbag Std. Std.
Side Head Curtain Airbags N/A N/A
Second Row Side Airbag N/A N/A
Second Row Side Airbag with Head Protection N/A N/A
Power Windows Std. Std.
Electronic Parking Aid N/A N/A
First Aid Kit N/A N/A
Trunk Anti-Trap Device N/A N/A

Anti-Theft & Locks

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

Child Safety Door Locks Std. N/A
Locking Pickup Truck Tailgate N/A N/A
Power Door Locks Std. Std.
Vehicle Anti-Theft Opt. Std.

Remote Controls & Remote Releases

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

Keyless Entry (Remote Lock/Unlock) Std. Opt.
Remote Ignition N/A N/A
Next Steps

Forester 2.5 X

Element DX 2WD

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