Subaru has introduced the Forester tS in Japan where the model will be priced from 4, 350, 000 yen, or the equivalent of 36,900 USD.
The Subaru Forester tS is a limited edition version of the model which will become available in just 300 units, each one costing 4,350,000 yen, or 36,900 USD, at the current exchange rates. The model in question is looking more aggressive than the standard one and it has received the front and rear spoilers, the tailgate mounted spoiler, the STI branded front grille, the black accents, 19-inch forged aluminum wheels, sport suspension system lowering the ride height by 15 mm and several other tweaks.
The same styling has been continued in the cabin too, where there are Ultrasuede / leather sport seats with embossed STI logos and red contrast stitching, carbon fiber trim, leather wrapped sport steering wheel, push button ignition, piano black accents, STI branded speedometer, additional sound deadening material and so on. Power to the model is being provided by a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine, equipped with an optimized ECU. This is capable of producing 280 HP (206 kW) and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque, connected to a Lineatronic CVT.