The current model Forester SUV has been on the market since 2012. The changes through which this model has passed are minimal. A complete redesign is expected with the 2019 Subaru Forester XT model. Although all these years Forester SUV lagging behind its competitors when it comes to exterior design, technologically this model is still a worthy representative of the Japanese car industry.
2019 Subaru Forester Design Changes
By the end of 2018, the new, redesigned 2019 Subaru Forester XT should be found on the market. More appealing sheet metal will be placed on a new Global Platform. New level of refinement and safety is what will represent a new generation Forester XT 2019. This new platform is present in the complete Subaru model lineup. The latest design language for all models is to some extent present. However, 2019 Subaru Forester XT will bring the most characteristic of Viziv 2 Concept.
This concept was introduced in 2014, and since then the road controversy, which model Subaru plans to dedicate a new futuristic design. It turns out that some elements already present. Some model from Subaru offers reminds me of Viziv 2, though most elements are expected just in the aforementioned 2019 Forester redesign.
Swoopy-looking sheet metal will make the vehicle look much more appealing. Hawkeye headlights and grille of the new look is only part of what we expected. Viziv 2 was full of sharp lines and futuristic appearance. Maybe not as much, but the Subaru Forester XT plans to keep this note. The vehicle is made of extremely lightweight materials. In this way will be reduced and his entire weight.
2019 Forester Specs and Price
Such a way redesigned and significantly easier, 2019 Subaru Forester XT, and can thank the new power unit. In fact it is expected that the improvement of existing ones. The first option is naturally-aspirated 2.5-liter unit that gives 170 horsepower and 174 pound-feet of torque. Other more powerful engine runs Forester 2.0 XT, a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine that punches out 250 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. It comes with a High-Torque CVT. The first engine is combined with a 6-speed manual transmission or the Lineartronic CVT automatic.
In the area where forced Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, which announces a version with three rows of seats, Subaru Forester must not disappoint with this redesign. It is assumed that the price of this model will not be lower than $ 23,500.