/C O R R E C T I O N From Source -- Subaru Canada Inc./

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Subaru reveals all-new 2014 Forester 
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Nov. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today released 
the first official photos of the all-new 2014 Forester, which will make its 
public debut in Japan on November 13, followed by its North American premiere 
at the Los Angeles auto show in late November and Canadian introduction at the 
Montreal auto show in January. The new Subaru Forester will maintain its true 
SUV characteristics with a bolder profile than before, while offering a 
roomier interior with increased rear-seat legroom and an enlarged cargo area 
with virtually the same dimensional footprint as the outgoing model. 
The all-new Subaru Forester is the fourth generation to feature Subaru's 
celebrated symmetrical full-time All-Wheel Drive system. Subaru's popular 
Forester will also continue to offer its 2.5-litre naturally aspirated SUBARU 
BOXER engine as well as a new 2.0-litre direct-injection turbocharged version, 
producing 250 horsepower. Fuel economy improves across the lineup with the 
introduction of a new six-speed manual transmission and available Lineartronic 
CVT (continuously variable transmission). 
The all-new five-passenger 2014 Subaru Forester preserves the optimal blend of 
capability and spirited handling that have made it one of Subaru's 
best-selling models for the past 15 years. Refined suspension delivers sharper 
handling as well as comfortable ride quality, helping the Forester out-handle 
ordinary SUVs. A generous 220 millimetres of ground clearance enhances 
off-pavement driving capability. 
Along with its exceptionally roomy interior, the 2014 Subaru Forester will 
include convenience and entertainment features including smartphone 
integration, navigation, rear-view camera and harman/kardon premium audio 
amplifier and speakers. 
Look for the 2014 Subaru Forester to be available in early 2013. 
Basic Vehicle Specifications 
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|Engine types and output|2.5-litre 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER, naturally |
|                       |aspirated                                    |
|                       |170 hp @ 5,800 rpm   174 lb.-ft. peak torque |
|                       |@ 4,100 rpm                                  |
|                       |2.0-litre 4-cylinder SUBARU BOXER, direct    |
|                       |fuel injection, turbocharged, intercooled    |
|                       |250 hp @ 5,600 rpm*   258 lb.-ft. peak torque|
|                       |@ 2,000-4,800 rpm                            |
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|Transmission           |2.5-litre naturally aspirated models: 6-speed|
|                       |manual or Lineartronic CVT                   |
|                       |2.0-litre turbocharged models: high-torque   |
|                       |CVT with 6-speed and 8-speed manual modes and|
|                       |Hill Descent Control                         |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Drivetrain             |Standard Subaru symmetrical full-time        |
|                       |All-Wheel Drive                              |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Wheelbase              |2640 mm                                      |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Vehicle length         |4595 mm                                      |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Vehicle height         |1735 mm (with roof rails)                    |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Vehicle width          |1795 mm                                      |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________|
|Wheels/tires           |2.5-litre naturally aspirated: 17 x 7 in.    |
|                       |steel wheels with P225/60 R17 all-season     |
|                       |tires                                        |
|                       |2.0-litre turbocharged: 18 x 7 in. aluminum  |
|                       |alloy with P225/55 R18 all-season tires      |
|_______________________|_____________________________________________| 
* With premium grade gasoline 
About Subaru Canada, Inc. 
Subaru Canada, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. 
of Japan. Headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, the company markets and 
distributes Subaru vehicles, parts and accessories through a network of over 
85 authorized dealers across Canada. For more information, please visit 
www.subaru.ca or www.pr.subaru.ca. 
Joe Felstein or Julie Lychak (905) 
568-4959 
Amyot Bachand Media Relations, Quebec Region (514) 691-9276 
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ST: Ontario
NI: AUT NP  
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