2016 Subaru Forester SUV Review
The 2016 Subaru Forester has received several new technologies, features and updated specification. To know more about one of the Forester models, let’s see this information as follow.
One of the models of Subaru Forester is 2.5i which provides numerous exterior color options including Burnished Bronze Metallic, Crystal Black Silica, Dark Gray Metallic, Ice Silver Metallic, Jasmine Green Metallic and others. The exterior features 17×7 inch steel wheels with all season tires capability. Fixed liftgate window and rear liftgate door has been styled on this car. Safety features including 4-wheel ABS, traction control, daytime running lights and auto delay off headlamps are available as well.
2016 Subaru Forester 2.5i is powered by 2.5L DOHC engine which comes with 16-valve and 4-cylinder. It is able to produce 170 horsepower @ 5,800 rpm and power torque for 174 lb-ft @ 4,100 rpm. This engine is also standard on other models such as 2.5i Premium, 2.5i Touring and 2.5i Limited. For the 2.5i model, it uses 6-speed manual transmission with all-wheel-drive drivetrain type. Traction Control System and Vehicle Dynamics Control features have been added as well to enhance the car performance. 4-wheel independent suspension has been used here as well.
This car provides spacious interior room with total 5 seats. The interior features 4.3” color display with ambient temperature, fuel economy, journey time, clock and maintenance reminder. Analog speedometer, fuel gauges and tachometer are available as well. Comes in black and gray interior colors, it also features cruise control, electric power steering, rear view camera, front and rear cupholders and door pocket as standard convenience features. To keep you entertained, 4 total speakers, radio system and USB connection are provided.
2016 Subaru Forester 2.0XT
|VEHICLE LAYOUT||front-engine, 4-wheel-drive, 5-passenger, 5-door hatchback|
|ENGINE TYPE||turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 16-valve flat-4, aluminum block and heads, direct fuel injection|
|TRANSMISSION||continuously variable automatic with manual shifting mode|
|CURB WEIGHT||3691 lb|
|LENGTH x WIDTH x HEIGHT||180.9 x 70.7 x 68.2 in|
|CARGO VOLUME||32 cu ft|
|PASSENGER VOLUME||108 cu ft|
|0 – 60 MPH||6.3 sec|
|0 – 100 MPH||16.0 sec|
|0 – 130 MPH||36.3 sec|
|Standing ¼-mile||15.0 sec @ 97 mph|
|Braking, 70-0 mph||180 ft|
|Top speed||133 mph|
|FUEL ECONOMY||EPA city/highway driving: 23/28 mpg|