New Subaru Forester is available for purchase. Nevertheless, some fans will wait for next model. The 2019 Subaru Forester crossover is going to bring a redesign. Mid-cycle refreshment for 2018 season is not enough to revive this model.
Because of that, company chiefs decided to prepare new generation. SUV for the 2018 year is going to show some glimpses what we can expect from the new model. It will be the fifth generation. Development started a few years ago and now it is time to see what would vehicle for 2019 bring.
2019 Subaru Forester Redesign and Changes
After five years, the fourth generation of the Subaru crossover is going to history. Introduced in 2013 as a 2014 year model, the Forester didn’t achieve what was expected. However, interest for SUV is on a high level. This was a clear indicator to company chiefs to do something radical. The result is coming with 2019 Subaru Forester. Big changes will give the crossover a new look, while the drivetrain could remain the same.
New forester Spied!
The 2019 Forester is on the streets, but not as a production model. Spy photos are showing heavily covered crossover that reminds us of this model. However, Subaru is not planning new Outback or Crosstrek. Nevertheless, spy shots are unveiling some details, while major parts out of sight. It seems like this crossover is going to use some other concept for the entire architecture. Exterior updates will definitely add few more colors to current paint jobs.
2019 Subaru Forester Performance and Specs
The compact crossover is going to keep its dimensions. That means fans are not going to see a big displacement. Existing 2.5-l 4-cylinder engine is going to produce enough power. With 250 hp from the directly-injected 2.0-l alternative unit, 2019 Subaru Forester is going to be one of the best performers in the class. Base Boxer engine can deliver 200 hp on new SUV.
What year is Subaru Forester the best?
The 2019 Subaru Forester can’t find a match among its predecessors. It is more powerful and economical with a rating at 35 mpg highway. However, all first models in every new generation bring something special. That is with upcoming Forester. However, no one can guarantee that SUV will find its way to the hearts and pockets of buyers.
Where is Subaru Forester manufactured?
The Forester crossover production is currently set in its homeland. Nevertheless, the company is planning to move it to Lafayette, Indiana. From there Subaru is supplying US market with Outback and Tribeca. However, with 2019 Forester, some other vehicles could arrive in North America. Crosstrek and WRX are among others whose sales are rising in the major market.
How much Subaru Forester costs?
Besides it is an excellent performer, the price of the 2019 Subaru Forester is going to be very attractive. With a new generation on the way and many changes coming with it, the price rise is certain. However, the current base unit is under $23,000, and experts believe Subaru is going to launch entry-level versions in that region. Nevertheless, XT trim will go over $30,000. Also, some rumors are saying that new generation could bring a hybrid engine to the lineup. It is unlikely, but more information about plug-in model will be available after the release date of 2019 Forester.