Read more about the 2018 Subaru Forester XT Review at AutoGuide.com.Every year when winter arrives, snow falls and the cars on the road slow to a walking pace. Patience is an important part of driving in the winter, and one that I’ve learned to appreciate each year. But what if you don’t want to be patient in the slick, snowy roads? Subaru has a solution.
It’s called the Forester XT, and it is the fastest version of Subaru’s compact crossover. The reason it’s so capable has a lot to do with what’s lurking under the hood. A powertrain borrowed from Subaru’s sport-compact WRX, there’s a 2.0-liter turbocharged boxer engine that makes 250 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque.