Subaru Forester in right gear with top 10 finish – Belfast Telegraph

By Jonathan Crouch

Published 27/04/2016

The Subaru Forester has been recognised in an independent poll by 50,000 UK car drivers and placed firmly in the Top 10 cars to own in the annual Driver Power survey.
The Subaru Forester has actually been recognised in an independent poll by 50,000 UK auto drivers and placed firmly in the Best 10 cars to own in the annual Driver Energy survey.

The Subaru Forester has actually been recognised in an independent poll by 50,000 UK auto drivers and placed firmly in the Best 10 cars to own in the annual Driver Energy survey.

The Forester was additionally on the podium winning a medal in the Off Road/SUV category in the very same highly influential survey.

Brian Walters, director, Research and Insights at Driver Energy commented: “In 2016, the Subaru Forester Mk4 carried out brilliantly, enhancing in 6 of the 10 Driver Energy judging categories. Owners of the Forester fee it highly for its reliability, practicality, ease of driving, and create quality.”

The Driver Energy study is voted for exclusively by auto owners in the UK, along with 49,702 respondents taking part. Every one of cars are rated across 10 judging categories, along with drivers rating 183 models across 32 car manufacturers. It is widely recognised as an independent and influential survey provided that the just opinions used are from real UK car buyers – the supreme real-globe test.

“We’re thrilled that our customers are so glad along with their Foresters they have actually voted for it in an independent survey, again,” said Neville Matthews, Subaru NI regulating director.

“Zero beats customer satisfaction, it’s our number one asset. It’s a honest truth that Subaru owners sustain their vehicles for 10 years plus, then opt for an additional Subaru. Nine from 10 Subarus built in the last 10 years are still on the UK’s roads, and in service day-to-day off-road too. They often pass through the family, so as soon as mum and dad renew, the kids incentive from the old Subaru. It’s customer loyalty taken to the harsh – and we’re delighted.”

The Forester is the Japanese manufacturer’s best-selling model in the UK, thanks to its versatile character, utmost capability on and off-road, create quality, and comfort. Every Forester is equipped along with Subaru’s famed Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system contributing to the car’s reduced centre of gravity, valuable to balance, road holding and handling. The Forester is fitted along with a range of highly effective ‘Boxer’ petrol and diesel four-cylinder engines in the UK and comes along with a five-year/100,000-mile warranty as standard.

For 2016, the Forester range has actually received a range of updates, including an upgraded interior, revised exterior styling, improved refinement, ride and handling, and brand-new technologies to increase convenience and convenience.

The Forester retains Every one of its class and excellent looks on the outside, however is a noticeably smoother and quieter car to drive and now rewards from Subaru’s say of the art Starlink “infotainment system”.

The upgraded 2016 Forester is now on sale from Subaru’s dealer network in Northern Ireland, Western Cars Enniskillen, Eastwood Motors Lisburn and Gormley Motors Dungannon. Prices begin from a fairly competitive £25,495 (on-the-road) delivered to NI and prepared to go. Subaru on the road prices contain PDI, plates, delivery and road tax, and there are currently a range of finance provides including 0% finance on the Forester range along with a manufacturer deposit contribution.