2018 Subaru Forester Review, Release Date

The latest model 2018 Subaru Forester will not have significant changes when it comes to appearance. But this model, as well as all previous models, will be reliable, comfortable, high-quality and practical. New 2018 Forester will have a luxurious interior package and more modern interior.

Fuel economy and turbo engine will make the new model is one of the best SUVs in the coming year. New passenger compact SUV is a reliable car, with which is ride safe and comfortable.

This car, we primarily provide comfort and convenience. If that’s what you want, then consider the latest Forester 2018. However, if you’re looking for a modern and luxurious car, you better look at the new Ford Escape.

2018 Subaru Forester - front

2018 Subaru Forester – New Exterior and Interior Design

The exterior of the model will be redesigned. Not much, but some changes will be. Comparing the new model with its predecessor, the new SUV will have the new LED lights in the C-shaped and fog lights. Also, the hexagonal grille is new and modernised.

The lights are located at the rear of the car also have the C-shape. The possibility of functional upgrades will have new headlights. While adaptive lights provide excellent visibility during night driving. The 2018 Subaru Forester will have 18-inch wheels.


Since the model has large windows, there is no need to paint for visibility. In this 2018 Subaru Forester, it is guaranteed to you. The glass that is bigger thickness, windscreen and additional sound insulation influences that the new SUV is quiet during the drive. This model has five passenger seats, which are upholstered with quality materials. The interior of this model is very comfortable, and it has enough legroom and cargo space.

As standard equipment of the basic model is included door locks, power windows, cruise control, air conditioning, a multifunction steering wheel, 6.2-inch touch-screen audio, rearview camera, Bluetooth. Premium model in addition to this has alloy wheels and a panoramic sunroof.  The Limited models have automatic climate control and leather upholstery. Finally, the Touring models have a heated steering wheel, an audio upgrade, keyless ignition, and dual-zone climate control.

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2018 Subaru Forester – Engine Specs and Performance

The new Subaru Forester 2018 has two types of engines. Both engines are 4-cylinder “boxer” engines.

So, the first type of engine is 2.5-liter boxer-4. This engine can produce 170 hp and 174 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy of new 2018 Forester with this type of engine is 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway (manual), or 26 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway (automatic).

The second type of engine is 2.0-liter turbocharged boxer-4. This engine has the capacity to produce 250 hp and
258 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy model with this kind of engine is 23 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

Both engines are connected to the Lineartronic CVT automatic or a 6-speed manual transmission.

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2018 Subaru Forester – Excepted Price, Date of Release and Competition

The price of the basic model will be $23,500, while the best equipped Touring models cost $35,200. Still no official information about the day when this model will be presented to the public.

Competition of this 2018 Subaru Forester will be the following models: Ford Escape, Hyundai Santa Fe, Chevrolet Equinox and Honda CR-V.

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