2016 Subaru Forester Review and Price

One of the most functional and best selling cars in the class of SUVs is almost ready to debut. It is a new 2016 Subaru Forester.

Design of exterior of 2016 Subaru Forester

2016 Subaru Forester is a great crossover which has always been popular worldwide, especially among families. The main reason for that is its reliability, excellent safety and durability. It is a vehicle with many capabilities. It is great to handle and able to go through any weather conditions. Now, it will undergo small upgrades because automaker has planned radical changes for 2017 model. Speaking of the dimensions, they will stay pretty much the same. However, it could be a bit wider and slightly taller than the current model. The whole body will look more modern. We will notice redesigned grille on the front end. Head and taillights will use LED lighting which will provide great visibility. The buyers will have a choice between wider palettes of exterior colors. We can also expect revised fog lights and front bumper.

2016 Subaru Forester front

Interior design and equipment

Inside, 2016 Subaru Forester will also be slightly modified by adding some new features and materials.  We can expect new upholstery and more comfortable and spacious cabin. Seats will be most likely heated. There will be a plenty of space for the luggage too. The steering wheel with controls will be adjustable. Large display will be placed on the center of the dash.  We will also find many tech features. Some of them are dual zone climate control, navigation system, audio system, Bluetooth and other devices.

2016 Subaru Forester interior

Engines and performances

The new 2016 Subaru Forester should be powered with few engines. The base engine is a 2.5-liter Boxer engine which can produce 170 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque. The other option is a 2.0-liter four cylinder turbocharged engine. It can deliver up 250 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. It will be mated to a six-speed manual gearbox or CVT which will depend on a model. The power will be sent to all wheels.

2016 Subaru Forester rear

Release date and price

When it comes to release date of 2016 Subaru Forester, nothing is yet officially announced. However, if the rumors are true, it should appear sometime in late 2015 or in early 2016. As for the price, we assume that it will be around $35,000.

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