The new generation 2017 Subaru Forester is estimated in some newspapers as a possible best SUV of the middle class in the new wave of models.
2017 Subaru Forester Exerior Changes and Design
The new 2017 Subaru Forester confirms true SUV features. Improved the main characteristics such as handling, safety and harmony with the natural environment. Each new Forester brought and streamlined design, beautiful decorations as well as better performance. In this way, maintains quality and good market position. It is prepared a new design. Visual changes are not large, but include a redesigned grille, headlights and rear lights as well as the front bumper.
Headlights are likely to be equipped with LED technology with aggressive design. Footer bumper is equipped with LED fog lamps placed in trays and decorated with chrome strips. Will the dimensions be reduced, is still unknown, but the weight should be. It is of course achieved by using better materials. Three rows of windows and five doors constitute the body of the vehicle. There are also housed roof rails and functional roof spoiler at the rear. Truly dynamic and aerodynamic stance for the new Forester. Probably the designers and engineers have achieved what they wanted.
WATCH VIDEO ABOUT 2017 SUBARU FORESTER
2017 Subaru Forester Interior Space and Equipment
The interior is done in accordance with the exterior. Soft and comfortable seats will be covered with only the best materials of high quality. Are adjusted electronically and in many directions. It is a real pleasure to spend time driving. It is possible that it will be inserted into the seat heaters, as well as many decorative details that will seem ideal. Size should remain very similar and the layout of the controls and buttons similar or better than before. Interior colors will be refreshed with the addition of some new details.
The central part is decorated with a touch screen. It is connected with a completely new infotainment system Starlink. It will have a size of about 7 inches. Includes voice commands, excellent audio device, many communication options, satellite radio, USB port, Bluetooth and much more. Fascia has been redesigned and decorated with pleasant LED light. Everything is simple and available to the driver at any time driving. What is interesting is tracking the car’s parameters via Smart phone. It will also be represented and the new Subaru Starlink security system that includes SOS Emergency Assistance, roadside assistance, various information on road conditions, warning of breakdown, ABS, airbags and much more.
2017 Subaru Forester Engine Power and Transmission
The basic model Subaru Forester gets a quality and a good engine. It will be a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with an output of 170 hp and torque of 174 lb / ft. It will operate with 6 speed manual gearbox, while the facility will be transferred to all four wheels. With this combination, consumption is estimated at 24 mpg around town and 32 mpg on the highway. It is mentioned and an engine that will be able to produce an output of 250 hp and torque of 258 lb / ft. This engine could have an acceleration of 0 to 60 mph for only 6.3 seconds.
Release Date and Price for 2017 Subaru Forester
According to unofficial information, the new Forester is likely to be presented at the end of next year. The price is still unknown. SUV could cost around $ 22.500, while the Touring model will have a starting price of about $ 34,000. As competitors will appear Mazda CX-5, Ford Escape, Hyundai Tucson, Honda CR-V and Jeep Cherokee.