TC Subaru Sdn Bhd has added a new variant of the latest Subaru Forester to its range. The Forester 2.0 STI Performance, available from today, sports a new exterior and interior and has a pricetag starting from RM135,288 (without insurance).
The Forester 2.0 STI Performance is differentiated and enhanced with a bold front design, giving a more rugged appearance. The SUV comes with exclusive accessories, including the STI Front and Rear Under Spoilers, a STI Flexible Tower Bar, Front Grille, Cargo Step Panel, STI Brake Pads and STI Air Filter.
Inside the spacious cabin, enhancements include leather seats with premium carpet mats, a STI shift knob wrapped in leather and side sill plates to protect the bodywork.
As with other Subaru models, this variant incorporates the brand’s Four Core Technologies, enhancing power, handling, comfort and safety for the driver and passengers alike. Under the bonnet is the same engine used in the Forester 2.0i-P variant. This is the proven FB20 2-litre 4-cylinder 16-Valve, Horizontally-Opposed Boxer Engine which produces up to 150 ps/198 Nm.
Safety is prioritised in the Forester 2.0 STI Performance with important driver-assistance systems such as X-MODE, Hill Descent Control, Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive as well as Vehicle Dynamics Control. Additionally, the SUV has 7 airbags for extra protection at the front and sides during accidents.