Forester 2.5 Sport Plus

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.

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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
  • Leather steering wheel/gear shift
  • One touch folding rear seats
  • Paddle gear shift
  • Powered rear gate
  • Rain sensing windscreen wipers
  • Premium cloth upholstery
  • 8-way power seat - driver and front passenger
  • Electric park brake
  • Auto Vehicle Hold


  • 18” alloy wheels
  • Front fog lights
  • Steering responsive headlights
  • Heated door mirrors with indicators
  • Rain sensing front windscreen wipers
  • Powered rear tailgate
  • Rear spoiler
  • Roof rails 
  • 220mm ground clearance
The 2019 Forester balances easy handling with a spacious interior, and user-friendly features, including two rear fast-charging USB charge ports for passengers in the back seat.


  • Integrated Infotainment system featuring:
    • Satellite navigation system with Traffic
    • MP3/WMA/iPod/ compatibility
    • 6 speakers
    • 8” touch screen
    • Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™
  • Auxiliary jack and USB connection
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology
  • Rear view reverse camera
  • EyeSight® Driver Assist system
Forester All Wheel Drive Drivetrain


  • 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 

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 SportPLUS CrystalBlackSilica
    Crystal Black Silica
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS CrystalWhitePearl
    Crystal White Pearl
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS DarkGreyMetallic
    Magnetite Grey Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS IceSilverMetallic
    Ice Silver Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS JasmineGreenMetallic
    Jasper Green Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS HorizonBluePearl
    Horizon Blue Pearl
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS SepiaBronzeMetallic
    Sepia Bronze Metallic
  • Forester 2.5 SportPLUS 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.