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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-11-2013, 11:25 AM Thread Starter
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Waiting for the 2015 Forester to come out

Thought about Subaru vehicles for a while, but lost hope after the early 00's rally car look went away. The new Forester is moderate looking but has impressed me in overall looks, function and performance.

I can't wait to see what the 2015 Forester comes with.

I already have a list of "improvements/mods" and I have not even bought one yet. I basically want it to corner like a race car since it already had the performance of one.

When I purschase one this will be my first Japanese vehicle that I will own.
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-11-2013, 11:39 AM
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You may find this 2015 Forester discussion thread to be interesting.

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I would guess that since Subaru came out with 2 new engines and re-engineered the body to succesfully pass the new "small overlap frontal crash test" I wouldn't expect much body change (or engine change). CVT exists and XT will not have a manual.

Be careful what you wish for.
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Given the success of the '14 in its short life, I think only small tweaks will be implemented: probably down model offering of eyesight and xmode. If past is any indication, more substantial tweaks will come in 16-17, suspension changes, etc.

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I agree, I don't see anything significant changing for '15

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I agree, I don't see anything significant changing for '15
You know what they say, "If it ain't broke, don't fix it"...
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I've decided to wait for the 2015 Forester. Gives me something of interest while enduring this brutally cold Michigan Winter.
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