With some major improvements, Subaru is back on the crossover market with new Forester. This company is known for their rally vehicles, and now they extend off-road segment. Part of future lineup is 2018 Subaru Forester. According to current information, difference between its predecessor and upcoming SUV are radical. Finally vehicle is going to suffer big redesign. Part of the changes will be modifications under the hood. If Subaru wants to succeed on SUV market, they must offer something new and breathtaking. Forester could be it.
2018 Subaru Forester engine
So far, we have two possibilities for crossover’s drivetrain. One of them is tuning existing engine. Finally it is 2.5-l 4-cylinder unit, capable of producing 170 hp. However, these numbers will go up to 200 hp for 2018 Subaru Forester. Other drivetrain could be turbocharged 2.0-l diesel engine. Mid-size crossover can make over 250 horses, and pound-feet of torque as well. However, both units could be in the 2018 Forester lineup. Base models are going to have 6-speed manual transmission box. Nevertheless, buyers can pick a CVT gearbox. Finally, hybrid is not likely for upcoming redesign of the SUV.
2018 Subaru Forester styling
According to our sources, 2018 Subaru Forester is coming redesigned. Finally changes are all around the crossover. First of all, new Forster is built on VIZIV 2 concept. Introduce of this platform happened in 2014. Lighter curb weight and bigger dimensions are highlights of new model. Furthermore, HID lamps are used for lightning. Grille and bumper are making crossover more muscular. New lines and curves, with 18-inch alloy wheels put Subaru’s SUV among best designed vehicles. Interior is updated. New technologies and features are installed in cabin. Most attention was on safety, so expect very secure product. Finally dashboard is futuristic, with all elements on it. Steering wheel is covered by leather and has heating. With this kind of progress, Subaru could have one of the most impressing models in 2018 season.
2018 Subaru Forester arrival and price
This crossover is going to be launched during 2017 as 2018 year model. Unfortunately, we can’t predict price. There are many unknown parts of the 2018 Subaru Forester, so value is going to be unveiled as premiere day is approaching.