Subaru Forester GT Edition Launched, RM178k
TC Subaru Sdn Bhd, the exclusive distributor of Subaru vehicles in Malaysia today launched the new Subaru Forester GT Edition.
Priced at RM177,788, the Forester 2.0i-S EyeSight GT Edition is based on the 2.0i-S ES variant which comes with a 2.0-litre naturally aspirated 4-cylinder boxer petrol engine that kicks out 156 PS and 196 Nm of torque. Mated to the engine is a CVT gearbox and Subaru’s Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system.
The special edition Forester is the second GT Edition model in Malaysia after the XV GT Edition – created in close collaboration with engineering company Giken Co. Ltd and Masahiko “Jack” Kobayashi.
Kobayashi is the former Chief Designer (Head of Global Advanced Design Studio) at Subaru Corporation and was responsible for the exterior design of more than 12 Subaru production models, including the legendary WRX STI.
The Forester GT Edition’s aero kit comprises:
- Front bumper lip extension
- Side skirts
- Roof spoiler
- Rear bumper lip extension
These are complemented by a set of 18-inch bespoke alloy wheels. It also boasts its own seat-leather design. Completing the equipment package of the Forester GT Edition is a new 8-inch Display Audio System with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, and a Superview Around Recognition 360 System (360° around-view monitor system), which enables drivers to park and manoeuvre with ease.
The Subaru Forester GT Edition is offered in seven colours – Crystal White Pearl, Ice Silver Metallic, Jasper Green Metallic, Horizon Blue Pearl, Sepia Bronze Metallic, Dark Grey Metallic and Crystal Black Silica.
View the Subaru Forester GT Edition today at all Subaru showrooms nationwide.
In line with Subaru’s focus on safety, the company has implemented stringent protocols at all its facilities for the health, safety and peace of mind of customers when they visit.