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Text and photos by Ulysses Ang
Subaru announces sporty, new Forester GT Edition
MOTOR IMAGE, the absolute benefactor of Subaru cartage beyond eight countries including the Philippines, apparent the newest accession to its adventurous GT Edition models: the Forester GT Edition. Set for a academic bazaar addition in Taiwan abutting month, the Forester GT Edition will access in the Philippines by the aboriginal division of 2020.
Designed by above Subaru Chief Designer (Head of Global Advanced Architecture Studio), Masahiko “Jack” Kobayashi — the aforementioned man amenable for the accepted WRX STI, the Forester GT Edition adds a much-needed dosage of sportiness to the Forester bunched SUV. Like the GT Edition kit on the Subaru XV, the Forester’s GT Edition kit is bogus by Japanese engineering aggregation Giken alone for Motor Image.
“I am blessed to accompany Giken and Kobayashi-san aback for our additional bespoke GT Edition project. Some bodies feel that the Forester over the years has become a little sedate and mainstream. Now, it no best is. With its acicular architecture all around, we are absolute the adventurous and beautiful Forester GT Edition will angle out wherever it goes. I attending advanced to alive on the abutting GT Edition with them,” says Glenn Tan, agent administrator and managing administrator of Tan Chong International, the ancestor aggregation of Motor Image.
Likening the transformation from a approved Mercedes-Benz to a Mercedes-Benz AMG, Kobayashi alien new architecture elements to the Forester after compromising things like arena clearance. The appropriate GT Edition has four basic elements: a advanced bonanza extension, ancillary skirts, roof spoiler, and rear bonanza extension. These are again complemented by a set of five-spoke 18-inch admixture wheels.
Inside, the covering seats accept argent highlights — a nod to high-performance admirable tourers from Europe. Completing the accessories amalgamation for the Forester GT Edition is a new 8-inch Display Audio infotainment arrangement with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as able-bodied as a 360-degree camera.
Mr. Kobayashi says the architecture is tailored to bout Motor Image’s all-embracing compassionate of its markets.
Motor Image additionally affairs to extend its alms of GT Edition models to accommodate the Levorg sports tourer and the Impreza bunched sedan.
The Subaru Forester GT Edition will accomplish its aboriginal accessible actualization at the Taipei International Auto Show in December 2019, followed by the Singapore Motorshow in January 2020, the Bangkok International Motor Show in March 2020, and the Manila International Auto Show in April 2020. Pricing will be appear afterpiece to its Manila launch.
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