We are sure that you cannot wait to see how 2019 Subaru Forester and you will be more thrilled with this model after our review of this amazing model. According to the manufacturer, it should be three-row seven-seat SUV, at first glance classical, but with many novelties and changes than the current model. Some fans could recognize new Ascent, which we were able to see as a concept of new crossover SUV on last New York Auto Show. There are many similarities with this model, but not be fooled with them. New Forester is still a unique model made in Subaru.
2019 Subaru Forester is made on the same Subaru’s modular platform as new Ascent, Crosstrek and Impreza, shown on 2017 New York Auto Show. Despite largeness and extended wheelbase, it has many improvements in order to prevent noise and chock in the cabin on rough terrain. Although we could not be able to see now new model really looks like, as the manufacturer sent covered mule on first driving, spy photos showed many similarities with current Forester 2.0XT but with few changes in details. There should be offered several interesting trim versions, like Sporty, for example.
The cabin in 2019 Subaru Forester has been visible on spy photos, so we can confirm wideness and comfort in every detail, together with elegance. Although dashboard looks simple and maybe too old-fashioned, we should take in mind that this is still a prototype of the model that manufacturer will produce. We expect roominess as the car is longer, as well as modern technology there, too.
In spite of many changes in design and cabin equipment, 2019 Subaru Forester kept the same engine as on previous models and many other models under name Subaru. That will be 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 250 horsepower. That is the same model seen on current Forester 2.0XT. There is no information about another version of the engine in higher trims for now, but manufacturer announced that we should expect a hybrid version of the engine, too.
2019 Subaru Forester Release Date, Price and Competition
Although the manufacturer was made 2019 Subaru Forester by the tradition and design of Volkswagen Tiguan and Honda CR-V, the main competition will be cars like Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, Jeep Cherokee, Nissan Rogue and Toyota RAV4. As the model has grown from the last version, it could reach the success and popularity of the Crosstrek, another popular model from Subaru. However, expect this vehicle at the end of 2018, and maybe sooner than that on Auto Shows.