2018 Subaru Forester Airbags, Safety Features, Safety Score
Forester has been the best selling vehicles in Subaru since 2014 when it was launched for the first time. The 2018 forester is also expected to grab the market with all the latest features. Its spacious airy cabin and good fuel economy has been the talk of automotive industry. The new generation forester is equipped with Subaru’s continuously variable auto transmission which has improved the fuel efficiency magnificently. The adventurers are also eagerly waiting for the new forester as it comes with powerful optional turbocharged engine with all wheel drive and extra ground clearance to provide for the smoothest possible adventure ride.
2018 Subaru Forester Safety Features :
The all new Subaru Forester comes with Enhanced EyeSight Safety System which is a highly rated Driver Assist Technology. There are colour cameras that provide a wider longer field of vision. The Lane Departure Intervention gently guides the vehicle back to the centre of its lane if any sway is detected. The Blind Spot Monitoring System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert warns the driver of any potential danger from a vehicle approaching the driver’s blind spot or approaching from behind during reverse movement. There is Steering Responsive Headlight which improves illumination around curves.
2018 Subaru Forester Airbags and Safety Score:
How many airbags in 2018 Subaru Forester
The Advanced Airbag System improves safety standards and includes front and rear head curtain airbags; front seat mounted torso airbag and driver knee air bag. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has given a good ranking in Moderate Overlap Front Test, Small Overlap Front Test, Side Impact Test, Rear Crash Protection Test and Roof Strength Test. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has given an overall ranking of 5 star, with 4 star in Frontal Crash test, 5 star in Side Crash test and 4 star in Rollover test results.
2018 Subaru Forester Engine :
The 2018 Subaru forester is available in 6 trims: 2.5i, 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Limited, 2.5i Touring, 2.0 XT Premium and 2.0 XT Touring. The 2.5i trims are powered by 2.5 Liter engine producing 170 hp, 174 pound-feet with 6 speed manual or a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The 2.0 XT is powered by the turbocharged 2.0 Liter engine. The all -wheel drive a standard in all trims of 2017 Subaru forester.
2018 Subaru Forester Exteriors :
The 2018 Forester’s exteriors have been improved with large windows that allows better visibility. There is additional noise insulation, new headlights and tail lights, afresh grille and front end to make the exteriors stand more impressive. The 17 inches Steel wheels are standard and alloy wheels come optional. There is panoramic sunroof to suit the demands of adventurers.
2018 Subaru Forester Interiors :
The interiors have been designed with modernity, inducing new saddle brown leather look. There is extravagant space for both passengers and cargo. The steering response is quicker and the driver information display has been improved with 6.2 inches touch screen available in the base model and 4 to 6 speaker sound system. The power driver seat and reclining rear seat backs have added for more comfort to the passengers’ seating.
2018 Subaru Forester Pricing and Release Date :
The 2018 Forester is expected to launch in the Summers of 2018 with a starting price of $22,795.