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15th March, 2006

Subaru has launched the special edition Forester X Weekender with more than $6,600 worth of added value, but costing only $1,800 more than the recommended retail price of the standard Forester X.

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    Stylish leather steering wheel and trim is added to the interior, and sporty alloy wheels (4), rear spoiler and tinted rear windows distinguish the exterior.

    A moulded cargo area hard mat provides protection and easy cleaning of the boot space.

    Available in both manual and automatic transmission the Forester X Weekender comes in white, silver and garnet red.

Only 500 are available, with a RRP from $33,790*.

Standard features include:

  • ABS brakes with EBD
  • Airbags - Dual front
  • Airbags - Dual side, head and torso
  • Air-conditioning
  • All-Wheel Drive full time
  • AM/FM radio/CD player
  • DataDots security system
  • Electronic throttle control system
  • Headlights auto off
  • Hill holder (manual only)
  • Immobiliser security system
  • Power steering, mirrors & windows
  • 3 Year/unlimited kilometre warranty

Nick Senior, Managing Director, Subaru Australia, said: “Forester is the original compact SUV and it continues to prove a very popular choice, regularly outselling its rivals."

“As with all Foresters, this special edition carries the fantastic five-star ANCAP crashworthiness rating for occupant safety and offers even more refined comfort which I am sure customers will appreciate.”

*Metallic paint is an extra $350.

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