Forester 2.5 Premium

Upgrade your fun.

Good old fashioned fun, is now more advanced than ever. The All-New Forester SUV is our most advanced Subaru yet, with a host of tech to optimise your drive. A Driver Monitoring System which uses facial recognition to identify and monitor you while you drive, along with our updated clever crash-avoidance technology EyeSight®, are all designed to keep you and your family safe. And naturally, because it’s a Subaru it comes with a grunty Boxer engine and AWD for optimal stability. It’s an SUV that’s for built for adventures with the family.

Subaru Forester. The next generation of fun.

*Recommended Retail Price + ORC
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The 2019 Forester's infotainment system continues the trend of Impreza and XV in offering the very latest in cabin convenience and entertainment. It includes Apple CarPlay™ and Google Android Auto™ connectivity.


  • Air-conditioning - dual zone climate control
  • Electric park brake
  • One touch folding rear seats
  • Powered rear gate
  • Reclining rear seat
  • Seat trim leather
  • 8-way powered seat - driver
  • Push button start


  • 18” alloy wheels
  • Electric sunroof
  • Front fog lights
  • LED Steering responsive headlights
  • Heated door mirrors with indicators
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Roof rails
  • 220mm ground clearance
2019 Forester SUV capability


  • Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive
  • Engine: 2.5-litre horizontally-opposed direct injection Boxer engine
  • Transmission: Lineartronic™ SLT 7-speed with manual mode
  • Maximum power output: 136kW @ 5800rpm
  • Maximum torque: 239Nm @ 4400rpm
  • Auto Stop Start
  • Subaru Intelligent Drive (SI-DRIVE)
  • X-Mode with deep snow/mud function
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  • Integrated infotainment system featuring:
    • Satellite navigation with Traffic
    • Single CD player
    • MP3/WMA/iPod/DIVX compatibility
    • 8” touch screen
    • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology
  • Rear view reverse camera
  • EyeSight® Driver Assist system
  • Auxiliary jack and USB connection
  • Rear USB ports 

A hue that's you

The colour you choose for your Subaru makes a bold statement about who you are. So we've made sure you've got lots of ways to express yourself - with a wide range of colours to make your Subaru more... you
  • Forester 2.5 Premium CrystalBlackSilica
    Crystal Black Silica
  • Forester 2.5 Premium CrystalWhitePearl
    Crystal White Pearl
  • Forester 2.5 Premium DarkGreyMetallic
    Magnetite Grey Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 Premium IceSilverMetallic
    Ice Silver Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 Premium JasmineGreenMetallic
    Jasper Green Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 Premium HorizonBluePearl
    Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Forester 2.5 Premium SepiaBronzeMetallic
    Sepia Bronze Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 Premium CrimsonRedPearl
    Crimson Red Pearl

Range & pricing

Forester 2.5 SportPLUS HorizonBluePearl

The Forester Sport Plus is the next generation of fun with serious SUV capability to match it's serious SUV styling.

Forester 2.5 Sport 2019 CrystalWhitePearl

The Subaru Forester Sport is the SUV that's built for families with 220mm ground clearance and a host of tech to optimise your drive. 

2019 Forester Premium_JasperGreenMetallic

Upgrade your fun in the all-new Forester 2.5 Premium. It's the SUV that's built for adventures with the family. 

Subaru Forester Sport Hybrid

Made for our environment, the Subaru Forester e-Boxer Hybrid has all the capability of a Subaru and a Hybrid engine to help you tread a little lighter in New Zealand.

Subaru Forester Premium Hybrid

Made for our environment, the Subaru Forester Premium e-Boxer Hybrid has all the capability of a Subaru and a Hybrid engine to help you tread a little lighter in New Zealand.