2019 SUBARU FORESTER
The Forester is among the best selling cars that Subaru has ever produced, that too for all the right reasons. Forester is a amazing SUV with great looks and efficient features. The car has been around for quite some time now, it is currently in its fourth generation and it was due time for a update.
If rumors are to be believed the fifth generation 2019 Subaru Forester is going to be very impressive. The Japanese car makers are all set up to bring the latest model in the market with all the necessary updates installed. With better fuel economy and increased cargo space it is going to attract a lot of customers. The 2019 Subaru Foster is going to make its debut at the 2018 New York Auto Show. The latest model is going to make its way into the market later this year.
2019 SUBARU FORESTER EXTERIOR
From the outside the car looks much like its predecessor. The makers have decided to play safe and other then certain shapes and lines everything else remains the same. The biggest change is going to take place underneath, as the new model is going to be based on a new platform. It is going to make a switch to the latest Subaru Global Platform. It has been confirmed that the chassis of the 2019 model is going to be similar to the one on the new Impreza. The high strength steel is going to cut down the weight of the car by a considerable margin. The lower center of gravity on the model is going to make the driving experience much better. Although it has not been made official but rumors state that the safety level of the car are also going to be increased. The wheelbase is going to be increased by 1.2 inches. The makers have stated that not only the leg room but the head and shoulder room is also going to receive a boost. The size of the cargo door is going to be increased by 5.3 inches which is going to make getting stuff in and out easier.
The all wheel drive on the car remains standard and the ground clearance is of 8.7 inches, which seems decent.
2019 SUBARU FORESTER INTERIOR
Subaru has stated that its engineers have done some work to reduce the noise that gets through to the cabin. Less vibration and a more comfortable ride is going to be offered inside the cabin. The cabin of the 2019 Subaru Forester is definitely going to share a lot of styling features with the Impreza. The new model is definitely going to get a much more sleek and modern look. Better material is expected to be used than before. Although it is not confirmed but rumors suggested that a six seater version might also be introduced.
2019 SUBARU FORESTER ENGINE
As of now it seems that the engine is going to receive a boost in comparison to its predecessor.
The car will probably come with a 1.6 litre engine with the capability to deliver a horsepower of 170 and a torque of 180 lb-ft. The new engine is going to give a similar power output with better fuel efficiency.
The higher range of the car is going to get a 2.0 liter turbocharged engine. It is going to be capable of delivering a torque of 250 lb-ft with a horsepower of 250 as well. Rumors suggest that the CVT gearbox is going to discontinued.
2019 SUBARU RELEASE DATE AND PRICE
As the test mules were spotted for the first time just a few weeks ago, it is expected that the 2019 Subaru Forester is going to make its way into the market in the late 2018. The price isn’t going to be much different than the current model. The lower trim of the car is expected to cost around $26000 while the top trim will cost a bit lower that $40000.
With just the right changes to the 2018 Subaru Forester, the upcoming model seems quite promising. If you are planning to buy a SUV then this car is definitely worth the wait. Subaru has done a more than satisfactory job. The increased fuel efficiency will definitely help in boosting the sales of the car.
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