Even though Subaru has been a prominent name in the SUV market, but still it tries to come up with new products. This is the reason as to why customers are quite satisfied with services that this company has to provide. This latest 2016 Subaru Forester is not actually an entirely different model than its previous versions, but customers will be really satisfied with this model as well, since this 2016 model features additional innovations that were missing in its earlier ones. The current version of Subaru Forester is on the market, so nothing can be said as to when this 2016 model will finally come out. However, this 2016 model will bring forward plenty of refreshed changes that will improve their market share, and appease more customers towards their products. Now, let’s have a look at what features this latest 2016 model will bring to the table.
2016 Subaru Forester – Exterior and Interior Design
The most significant design change that can be seen in this new 2016 model of Subaru Forester is an entire facelift to the interiors of this car. Having said that, a new cabin design has been added to this model. Moreover, interior space has been improved so as to make sure that cargo space has increased. Passenger spacing will also improve in this 2016 Subaru Forester so that passengers can get abundant head and leg room. Entertainment features have been modified to include latest technological advancements. The dashboard configuration has changed to include a lightweight steering wheel and innovated paddle shifter. Exterior specs have also improved to include a better lighting technology. LED headlights are integrated in a much better way, so that its grille design can be upgraded into a slimmer one. The front fascia remains same otherwise, even though the rear end has some minor changes, starting with a revised back bumper design. Alloy wheels present, along with an electronic tailgate component as well as improved exhaust pipes.
2016 Subaru Forester – Engine and Performance
In terms of engine design and manufacturing, several sources confirm that this 2016 Forester model will follow Subaru Levorg in terms of the power train variant. So, a similar engine will be seen in this upcoming Forester model. It will likely turn out to be a 1.6 LITER Turbocharged flat 4 cylinder unit, which is capable of producing around 168 HP of max power, as well as around 184 lbs. feet of torque. This engine configuration will certainly improve 2016 Subaru Forester and its specification list. With an improved 11:1 compression ratio and turbo performance, a much improved acceleration will be achieved. In addition to that, fuel economy will also improve, since this particular engine model runs on common 87 Octane fuel, and not premium mixture fuel. So, a customer can definitely save some fuel over this engine.
2016 Subaru Forester – Price and Release
Since its current model is still in sales, there has been no definite release date for this 2016 Subaru Forester. However, chances are that it will release by August, 2016 and will cost a bit higher than what it used to – something between $25,000 and $29,000.