Subaru ForesterThu, 01 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0700
Subaru has confirmed that the its new Forester SUV will be making its debut at the 2012 Los Angeles auto show later this month.
The fourth-generation five-seater Forester, which is 4,595 mm long, 1,795 mm wide, 1,695 mm high sitting on a wheelbase of 2,640 mm, was developed to highlight its handling and stopping capabilities, enhanced safety and environmental performance. A ground clearance of 221 mm also emphasizes its ability to navigate all road conditions.
At the front, a relatively small grille sits on top of a matte black air insert that is likely to frame additional air inlets. The C-shaped openings that surround the fog lamps contain more air inlets while the headlamps taper into the side. The matte black thick rocker runs underneath while two feature lines that create the car's shoulder flow back into the rear lamps.
Inside, Subaru has worked on increasing the spaciousness and have increased rear seat legroom as well as enlarging the cargo area. The carmaker has confirmed that infotainment features such as smartphone integration, navigation, rear view camera, and Harman/Kardon sound systems will feature.