2017 Subaru Forester interior, review

If you are planning to buy a compact crossover vehicle in upcoming years, definitely take a look at the 2017 Subaru forester. It is undoubtedly going to be a big step up for the Japanese automobile giants. Subaru has been always associated with strong and resilient vehicles but this time around they have also made a significant upgrade in terms of design. Subaru Forester has been in market since 1997. Currently it is in its fourth generation of car, this started from the year of 2014.

2017 Subaru Forester front

2017 Subaru Forester: Redesign Exterior and Interior

It can be classified under a compact crossover SUV and comes in a 5 door body format. It is built on the same platform as Impreza. Production takes place in Ota, Gunma, Japan. The new Subaru forester will rectify al the shortcomings in its predecessors as well as improve in both performance and engineering section.

Going by the pictures of released by the company and spy shots on the internet, it is evident that 2017 Subaru forester will make significant improvement to its design. It will retain the main framework but this time around it will be more sleek and aggressive. It will retain its mesh like grille on the front with company logo in centre but headlights on both sides would be sleeker and extends more in the interior. Not much has yet been revealed about interior design of 2017 Subaru Forester. The large cabin size ensures sufficient space for luggage even after accommodating all passengers.

2017 Subaru Forester interior

The Rumours suggest that cabin space of 2017 Subaru Forester will undergo some fantastic upgradation both design wise as well as technology wise. Its characteristic interior layout gets kept intact. Cabin dimensions remain also same. A futuristic dashboard gets placed for access controls. About five fully grown adult passengers can be accommodated inside. With respect to technology and gadgets segment, these alterations will make stuffs overwhelming. Some of which are navigation system, adjusting paddle shifters, infotainment system, seat belts, air bags, etc.

2017 Subaru Forester: Engine Specs

2017 Subaru Forester being a SUV type car, needs some serious power and performance giving under its hood. Not much has been known about what engine variants this vehicle will hold i.e. whether something new or earlier one only. Some say it may keep its previous engine which includes- 2.5 litre Inline 4 engines which give about 170 hp and 174 lb-ft torque. Other experts suggest that a 1.6 litre turbo charged engine system can be planted inside which actually gives lesser power i.e. 168 hp and 184 lb-ft torque. These two maybe mated with 6 speed manual transmission system. Through advanced technology fuel efficiency factor has been looked into. On city streets 24 mpg is the average mileage rate whereas 29 mpg is given on highways. It gets all four wheel drive type. But with such specialization there is a chance of cost enhancing.

2017 Subaru Forester side

2017 Subaru Forester: Release Date and Price

Though no news is available on price of 2017 Subaru Forester but $ 35 000 maybe its starting price. By 2016’s end, it will be seen all over.

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