Japanese car manufacturer, Subaru, has introduced a new model from the SUV category. This is a 2015 Subaru Forester STi. It is a sports version of the popular Forester model. The presentation will be held on 25 November 2014. However, the audience had earlier been able to get acquainted with this model. In fact, during the Japanese motor sport festival at Suzuka, the company unveiled the Forester STi tS Concept.
2015 Subaru Forester STi – Sports Design
The production version of the vehicle is the same as the aforementioned concept. The vehicle is characterized by very attractive exterior. It is equipped with a powerful body kit, branded sports STi brakes, front spoiler and larger wheels. Also, the Forester STi, has a sports exhaust system and a sport tuned suspension. 2015 Subaru Forester STi is available in WR Blue Pearl exterior color. The interior is also in the spirit of sportsmanship. It has a number of aesthetic details in red. Red aesthetic details are visible on the exterior of the vehicle too.
2015 Subaru Forester STi – Engine Options
With a powerful sporty appearance of the vehicle, comes a powerful engine. It is not yet clear which engine will power the athlete. In the game are two powerful engines from the the company’s pallet. The first option is a turbocharged boxer engine from the Subaru WRX STi models. This four-cylinder engine with 2.5 liters, develops power of 305 hp and 393 Nm of torque. The second engine, which is referred to as a possibility, is 2.0 L turbocharged engine with 300 hp and 400 Nm of torque. This engine is paired with a CVT and AWD system. The second option is more likely, and many sources say, and the only one.
The company has announced that the 2015 Subaru Forester STi, initially, will only be sold in the domestic Japanese market. Forester is a very popular SUV model, in all world markets. A large part of the profits, the company realizes, thanks to this model. For this reason, one should expect that the sale, Forester STi models expand to other global markets.