Good Priced Subaru Forester for Sale in Tanzania
The Subaru Forester is a compact crossover SUV it shares a platform with the Subaru Impreza. The Subaru Forester is one of the first crossover SUV’s offered in the marketplace, in India the Subaru Forester was being sold as Chevrolet. In 2008 the Subaru Forester was produced as a mountain rescue vehicle for the national ski patrol. The Subaru Forester has gained several awards throughout the years and most interesting in 2009 and 2014 it was named SUV of the year. In 2014 it was voted the best car to buy by car connection and in 2006 the turbocharged engine was named the international engine of the year. Due to the good reputation the Subaru Forester has gained internationally in several markets, it have won the hearts of many Tanzanians and widely available for sale in this country.
What to know when Buying Subaru Forester
There are few maintenance issues that one must know when buying a Subaru Forester so that you do not get caught by surprise, after 169.000 km the timing belt on the 2.5 L engine models needs to be replaced so that it does not break or stretch and reach the valve because it will indefinitely damage the engine and you will end up having to put in a whole new engine. Another thing to replace at the same time as the timing belt is the thermostat, the water pump, the idler pulley and the belt tensioner.
Performance and Specifications of Subaru Forester
- Subaru Forester First generation was released between the years 1997 and 2002.
- Subaru Forester Second generation was released between the years 2003 and 2008.
- Subaru Forester Third generation was released between the years 2008 and 2013.
- Subaru Forester Fourth generation was released between the years 2014 until present.
The Subaru Forester has been known for its great control and speed performance, it can go from 0-100 km/h in 10.7 seconds and on the turbocharged models it can go at the same speed in 8.4 seconds. It also has a 2 or 2.5 L engine capacity with timing belt driven camshafts. The Subaru Forester has been given a 5 star ANCAP (Australasian New Car Assessment Program) safety rating. The Subaru Forester can be purchased as a 4 speed automatic transmission car or a 5/6 speed manual transmission car depending on the generation. All new model Subaru Forester come with steel wheels. For its fourth generation the Subaru Forester added CVT and lowered the towing capacity.
How is the design of Subaru Forester
The Subaru Forester is assembled with great interior and exterior designs built with power windows, cruise control, air conditioning, ABS, a roof rack, power locks, tilting steering wheel, fog lights, dual vanity mirrors, leather wrapped steering wheel, airbags, keyless car entry, perforated rails, aluminum hood, hydroformed front sub-frame, sunroof ( luxury models), leather seats, Bluetooth, surround system ( third generation models), auxiliary audio jack for MP3, large leg room space for passenger and large boot space.
What are the distinctive features of Subaru Forester
The Subaru Forester added the Eyesight driver assist system in 2014 that includes a lane departure and sway warning, adaptive cruise control, pre-collision braking system and pre-collision throttle management. This distinctive feature can be engaged manually.
Used Subaru Forester for Sale in Tanzania
The Subaru Forester has grown in popularity in Tanzania and is widely available amongst private sellers and dealerships either in locally or foreign used version at affordable price. Subaru Forester SUV's for sale in Tanzania are available in all different year models and specifications.
What is the Best Subaru Forester year to Buy in Tanzania
- Subaru Forester 2005 is the first best model to buy in Tanzania
- Subaru Forester 2008 is the second best model to buy in Tanzania
- Subaru Forester 2003 is the third best model to buy in Tanzania
Subaru Forester Price in Tanzania
Pricing used Subaru Forester in Tanzania normally has to do with the year of manufacture and special features that comes along with the vehicle. Therefore you can buy Subaru Forester within the following price range;
- Subaru Forester 1999 - 2002 Subaru Forester: TSHS 11,000,000- TSHS 16,000,000
- Subaru Forester 2003 - 2008 Subaru Forester: TSHS 14,000,000- TSHS 25,000,000
Overall impression of Subaru Forester
The Subaru Forester has a great body style and its performance on the road is one to compete with. It also has moderate fuel consumption and with the fuel price in Tanzania lower it will not hurt your pockets if you own a Subaru Forester. Some of the competitors for the Subaru Forester include the Mitsubishi RVR and the Suzuki Grand Vitara.