You can expect the same go-anywhere capability and rugged reliability that Subaru SUVs are renowned for – with the added benefits of battery based power. And all without the need to plug in to recharge.
It's Ireland, it's cloudy, it's windy, it's lashing rain, stuff that the Forester eats for breakfast.
The New Forester e-BOXER is an interesting evolution for the Subaru brand and the brand’s perpetuation of the BOXER engine technology translates to one of the most unique behaving cars on the road.
With a very high spec - including heated wipers - and a starter price of €45,545, the Forester certainly makes the short list.
It’s quite a spacious car and gives that big car feel. Thanks to the styling, it has Subarus go anywhere, no nonsense approach, which is reflected in the interior.
I drove over some extremely poorly surfaced roads in County Monaghan and the ride was surprisingly good...
It is set to rival many of the premium SUV brands; certainly it comes out on top re value for money.
Our test on wet country roads outside Monaghan town was ideal to test the superb suspension and 50/50 weight distribution and the comfortable, reassuring ride over the undulating drumlins Paddy Kavanagh loved to write about was a pleasure.
With a very high spec - including heated wipers - and a starter price of €45,545 the Forester certainly makes the short list.
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