Debuting revised styling, new driver assist technologies, more interior comfort and a better fuel economy, the Forester has a starting price of $22,595.
The exterior of the 2017 Forester receives several updates including a refined front bumper cover and a new hexagonal grille.
The redesigned headlights have a sleeker look with Subaru's signature C-shaped motif and a black inner bezel, while the rear combination lights also feature a prominent C-Shape with LED illumination.
Also new for 2017 is a quicker steering ratio for an improved feel. Additional enhancements include added soundproofing, thicker door glass and restructured door seals to reduce wind noise, underfloor insulation and an acoustic windshield which creates a quieter, more refined interior.
The 2017 Forester 2.5i is available in Standard, Premium, Limited and Touring trims and is powered by a 170-hp 2.5 litre 4-Cylinder BOXER Engine.
A 6-Speed manual transmission is standard for the 2.5i and 2.5i Premium, with the CVT available as an optional extra.
For 2017, Forester received an update to Subaru's highly rated Eyesight Driver Assist Technology, incorporating colour camera's that provide a wider, longer field of vision. The revised system now included Lane Keep Assist, which can gently guide the vehicle back to the centre of it's lane is sway is detected.
Limited Trim levels upgrade with silver metallic and gloss black finish centre dash panel trim, body colour exterior mirrors with integrated turn signals and a leather wrapped steering wheel.
Blind Spot Detection and Rear Cross traffic Alert also come as standard on the Limited Trim level. Eyesight-Equipped models include High Beam Assist, Reverse Auto Braking and Steering Responsive LED Headlamps, the Forester 2.5i Limited models start at $29,195.
The Top-of-the-line Touring models offer a new exclusive Sepia bronze Metallic exterior colour. Inside the revised Forester Touring offers an all-new Saddle Brown perforated leather trimmed upholstery option with contrasting stitching. This choice also brings matching brown leather trim to the door panels, centre console storage box lid and other interior details.
All Foretser trim lines feature SUBARU STARLINK Multimedia systems that provide hands free connectivity and entertainment services.
|2017 SUBARU FORESTER|
|Model/Trim||Transmission||Applicable Option Code||MSRP||MSRP + destination and delivery|
|2.5i PZEV||CVT||01, 02||$23,595||$24,470|
|2.5i Premium PZEV||6MT||11||$25,495||$26,370|
|2.5i Premium PZEV||CVT||12,13,14,15||$25,995||$26,870|
|2.5i Limited PZEV||CVT||21, 22, 23||$29,195||$30,070|
|2.5i Touring PZEV||CVT||31, 32, 33, 34||$31,295||$32,170|
|2.0XT Touring||CVT||31, 32, 33, 34||$34,295||$35,170|
|2017 SUBARU FORESTER OPTION PACKAGES|
|CODE 01 Standard Model 2.5i||N/A|
|CODE 02 Alloy Wheel Package||$600|
|CODE 11 Standard Model 2.5i Premium 6MT||N/A|
|CODE 12 Standard Model 2.5i Premium CVT||N/A|
|Code 13 All Weather Package||$500|
|CODE 14 All Weather Package + EyeSight + Blind Spot Detection/Rear Cross Traffic Alert||$1,695|
|CODE 15 All Weather Package + EyeSight + Blind Spot Detection/Rear Cross Traffic Alert + Power Rear Gate||$2,145|
|CODE 16 Standard Model 2.0XT Premium||N/A|
|CODE 21 Standard Model 2.5i Limited||N/A|
|CODE 22 Navigation + Audio w/ Harman/Kardon® Amplifier and Speakers||$1,300|
|CODE 23 Navigation + Audio w/ Harman/Kardon® Amplifier and Speakers + EyeSight||$2,945|
|CODE 31 Standard Model 2.5i Touring and 2.0XT Touring (Black interior)||N/A|
|CODE 32 Standard Model 2.5i Touring and 2.0XT Touring (Saddle Brown interior)||N/A|
|CODE 33 EyeSight + Navigation (Black interior)||$1,595|
|CODE 34 EyeSight + Navigation (Saddle Brown interior)||N/A|