Subaru just unveiled the brand-new Subaru Forester STi sport version in Japan. This shows that Subaru hasn’t given up on sporty cars even after the production of the performance-oriented WRX STI was stopped. TheForester STI Sport Edition debuts with a host of contemporary technological improvements, updated appearance, and reworked suspension, making this crossover more thrilling. Major mechanical upgrades for the New Forester STI also include the installation of STI-tuned dampers. The new 18-inch wheels with a dark grey finish and all-season tires are another feature of this new Subaru crossover.

2023 Subaru forester STI Exterior

On the exterior, the new tweaked exterior is accompanied y a couple of exciting features. This starts from a black accent for the fog light surrounds, both rear and front bumpers and side skirts. An STI badging is also available on the grille as well as the rear on the rear lift gate. In terms of colours, buyers have a couple of body colour options to choose from. This includes crystal white pearl, magnetite grey metallic, ice silver metallic and crystal black silica.

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2023 Subaru forester STI Interior

When inside, the 2023 Subaru STI has two-tone Nappa leather upholstery in Bordeaux red and black. The interior of the vehicle has red contrast stitching, and the headrest of each seat is adorned with an STI insignia. Both instrument gauges have a red accent option, in addition to the STI logo on the tachometer.

Engine, power, Transmission

Under the bonnet, the Subaru forester STI Sport packs a 1.8-litre turbocharged boxer four-cylinder engine. The boxer engine produces 175 horsepower and 300 Nm of torque which is delivered to all four wheels via a CVT  system. For this special edition, the Continous Variable Transmission is the only available gearbox.

2023 subaru forester sti


Unfortunately, the carmaker hasn’t yet revealed the special edition Subaru forester STI pricing. However, the forester STI sport is set to go on sale in Japan later this summer.




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