The 2017 Subaru Forester is a beast, both on and off the road. It resembles a wagon contains all-wheel drive features of a crossover model. Security levels of Forester have always been top notch, and this time round its exceptional. The new all-weather security feature, as well as smooth controlling, will make passengers feel safer than that in previous rides and drivers will feel more comfortable than ever before.There is the variety of driving modes that will allow Forester to plunge through terrains, and cover new height that no other SUVs have ever achieved. The powerful turbocharged drivetrain is the key to Forester’s groundbreaking performance.
2017 Subaru Forester – Best among its segment
The 2017 Subaru Forester manufacturers have captured the imagination of the fans with relative ease. Often many SUVs makers find it hard to live up to the expectation of their fans. They fail to understand the basic need of evolving. Many companies include flashy designs with underperforming engines and release economically poor vehicles. Thus the hype surrounding those SUVs disappears faster than the number of cars the company gets to sell. Forester design is refreshing, the engineers have got the basics right, and they haven’t tried to make any bold changes which would carry the chances of backfiring. The visuals of new Subaru Forester look amazing. Minor tweaks have been made in the front section, which includes updated grille and headlight designs.
For regular SUV drivers, there are no chances that 2017 Forester control setup would cause any problem. Even for the beginners, this is one of the easiest controllable cars. There is no need to go through the user manual before having the first ride. The 2017 Subaru Forester has got a classy metallic trim finish. In the past few years, Subaru makers have put more attention on passenger’s comfort rather than solely adding crisp to the engine. Soft-touch surfaces are brilliantly crafted along with improved noise suppression. Keeping in mind the youth, the sound reduction has been given special attention. This new Forester 2017 has got thicker glass doors with the acoustic windshield as well as restricted seals on doors. Rear seat cabin space is quite comfortable for passengers of any height, though the front row passengers might have minor issues, cargo space is quite adequate.
Two drivetrains of 2017 Subaru Forester
- 2.5-liter units flat 4 with 170 hp
- 2.0XT trim with 2.0-liter flat four, turbocharged unit with 250 hp.
- Gearbox is 6-speed manual in the base models with CVT powered turbo 2.0XT models having the option of variable transmission.
- EyeSight camera is excellent, it sports road hazards and prevents accidents
- High beam automatic Assist is a new feature that indicates the turns
- Reverse automatic brakes are quite handy.
IIHS has given Subaru Forester 2017 TOP SAFETY PICK+ designation because of its positive consistent ratings during all crash tests.
2017 Subaru Forester – Price and Availability
The Subaru Forester 2017 basic trim is priced at $23,000 while the 2.0XT trim will have a range between $26,000-$35,000. It is expected that this model will go on for sale in the latter half of 2016.