Jump to content


Leaked: 2014 Subaru Forester

2014 Subaru Forester Leak

William Maley
Staff Writer - CheersandGears.com
September 25, 2012

A few images of what appears to be the new Subaru Forester have made their way onto the web. The images are reportedly from the Forester's Japanese market brochure.

The Forester's exterior is now in line with the rest of the Subaru lineup thanks to a new front end , sleeker taillights, and a new sculpted hatch. The interior is lifted form the new Impreza.

Under the new skin lies a new platform from the new Impreza. Dimension wise, the Forester has grown in most areas, while retaining a 103 in. wheelbase.

Power for the Japanese market Forester will come in the form of 2.0L boxer-four producing 146 HP and a 2.0L turbo boxer-four producing 276 HP. As for the North American market, the engine could be the 2.5L boxer-four producing 173 HP.

The new Forester is expected to be revealed sometime later this year, with sales beginning sometime in 2013.

Source: CarScoop

William Maley is a staff writer for Cheers & Gears. He can be reached at william.maley@cheersandgears.com or you can follow him on twitter at @realmudmonster.


Probably the best looking version of the forester from these pictures. Still a station wagon and still seems small to me.

The Subaru crowd will like it though.
    • 0
  • Quote
impreza with a stretched wheelbase and raised roof. the dash is the same.
    • 0
  • Quote
I like it. It's a huge improvement over the existing Forester, and not as choppy looking as the Impreza.
    • 0
  • Quote

or Sign In



Review: 2015 Kia Sedona SXL

Something Different Comes This Way In the Minivan Class

The Brief: 2015 Chrysler 300S and Dodge Durango R/T AWD

What Are Two of Chrysler's Vehicles Like When Equipped With A V8?

Review: 2015 Lexus NX 300h AWD

So Close To Getting It Right, But Some Problems Prevent It


About Us

Founded - 2001
We Cars

Contact and Info

Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Phone: (412) 879-0455
Email: admin@cheersandgears.com