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Between the Hyundai Tucson vs. Subaru Forester, which SUV has the chops to impress Chicago drivers? Around Elgin, the Hyundai Tucson specs take the cake. Between the terrific safety scores and generous warranty package, it's no surprise that this outstanding model wins the SUV comparison.


When it comes to safety, Streamwood and Schaumburg drivers expect the best. And while both SUVs include basics like an airbag system and electronic stability systems, the Tucson is full of smart design choices. For example, the Tucson's plastic fuel tank is more durable and less prone to leaking than the metal gas tank on the Forester. Need proof? The NHTSA conducted safety tests of both vehicles, and the Tucson earned an overall safety rating of 5 stars! The Forester only earned 4 stars total. The Hyundai Tucson safety features are clearly more impressive.

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In our SUV comparison, we found Hyundai to have the superior coverage. Check out the differences below:

  • The Tucson has a 5-year basic warranty, complete with 24-hour roadside assistance. The Forester only has a 3-year warranty.

  • The Hyundai powertrain warranty lasts for 10 years, which is twice as long as the Forester's coverage.

  • The Tucson even has a 7-year corrosion warranty that beats out the Forester's 5-year plan.

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