2020 Subaru Forester Redesign, Hybrid & Release Date
A new member of Forester lineup is going to be released soon. That’s right, we will soon see the 2020 Subaru Forester. The question is, will it be different from its predecessor? If it will, what kind of difference does it have? If you are interested, read on. We will tell you what we know so far about the forthcoming Forester.
2020 Subaru Forester Redesign: Exterior
We will see 2020 Subaru Forester Facelift. The reason is that the upcoming Forester will use Subaru’s Global Platform, which is already used in the new Subaru Ascent. Since the 2020 Forester’s platform will be different from the predecessor, so will its design.
And thanks to the new platform, the upcoming Forester will provide a much better driving experience as well as less noise. Not only that, due to the new platform, it will have a larger size as well.
We can see the redesign from the exterior. The upcoming Forester seems to use some design cues from the Crosstrek and Ascent lineups in addition to its boxy, truck-like look. The front part will have a grille that is similar to the current ones but with some changes. The bumper will have a new design. So will the taillights.
What about the 2020 Subaru Forester interior? Currently, not much is known about the interior. We expect the new Forester to have a similar cabin as its predecessor, albeit with better quality materials and better technology. We also expect the cabin to more spacious and quieter due to the new platform. The safety features are likely to be better as well.
Performance & Hybrid Option
Will we get something new under the hood? While Subaru has not yet released details about the Upcoming Subaru Forester engine option, the chance of the upcoming Forester to get updates for engines is good.
As of now, we can be sure that the upcoming Forester to use the same engine as its predecessor, which is a 2.0-liter, flat-four turbocharged engine with an output of up to 250 horsepower with 258 lb-ft of torque. Also, it appears the standard system will be all-wheel-drive.
While the details about engine option have not been released yet, we do know that the 2020 Subaru Forester Model is going to use Subaru’s Global Platform. As such, there is a possibility of the upcoming Forester to be available in conventional, electric and hybrid engine options. So, don’t be surprised if you see the New Forester is available in an all-electric, a plug-in hybrid or hybrid engine in the future.
2020 Subaru Forester Release Date and Price
We don’t know the exact 2020 Subaru Forester release date and price. However, the forthcoming Forester is forecasted to enter the market at the end of this year. As for the price, we speculate it to be around $26,000 and up if additional features are included.
As you can see, the New Subaru Forester is going to have changes in many segments. From the exterior, interior to what is under the hood. With these changes, we expect the forthcoming Forester to have a much better driving experience than its predecessor.