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     1997 Subaru Forester

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Modification C/20, july 1997

 

GENERAL

Body typeSUV&Offroad
DriveFULL 4WD
Transmission5MT [ D/R ] (dual range 5 speed manual transmission)
Displacement, cc1994
FrameE-SF5
Price of new car, thousands yen (Tokyo area)1875 (~$15600)
 

SPECIFICATION (SPECS)

EXTERIOR

Exterior dimensions (LxWxH), mm4450 x 1735 x 1595
Interior dimensions (LxWxH), mm1745 x 1435 x 1245
Wheel base, mm2525
Treads (F/R), mm1475 / 1450
Ground clearance, mm200
Curb vehicle weight, kg1300
Gross vehicle weight, kg
Seating capacity, persons5
Doors number5
Min.turning radius, m5.4
Fuel tank capacity, l60
 

ENGINE

Displacement, cc1994
Engine modelEJ20
Max.power (Net), kw(PS)/rpm135 ps (99.29 kw) / 5600 rpm
Max.torque(Net), N*m(kg*m)/rpm18.5 kg*m (181.42 N*m) / 4000 rpm
Power density9.63
Engine typeHorizontal opposition 4 cylinder SOHC16 valve
Engine informationBOXER MASTER-4
Fuel systemEGI (electronic gasoline injection:Multiple point injection)
TurbochargerNo
Fuel typeUnleaded regular gasoline
LEV system (Low emission vehicle)No
Compression ratio9.7
Bore, mm92
Stroke, mm75
Final gear ratio
Fuel consumption at 10-15 modes, l/100km8
Fuel consumption at 60 km/h, l/100km
 

CHASSIS / TRANSMISSION

Power steeringYes
Tires size, front205/70R15
Tires size rear205/70R15
Braking system, frontVentilated disk
Braking system, rearDrum (leading/trailing)
Suspension system, frontStrut type independent suspension
Suspension system, rearStrut type independent suspension
 

EQUIPMENT

EXTERIOR EQUIPMENT

Sunroof / Moonroofo
Front fog lampo
Rear fog lampn
Xenon headlight (Discharge lamp)n
Projector headlightn
Rear wipery
Front spoilero
Rear or roof spoilero
ABS (Antilock brake system)y
TCS (Traction control system)n
LSD (Limited slip differential)y
Privacy glasso
UV cutting glassn
Aluminium wheeln
 

INTERIOR EQUIPMENT

Air conditionerFull automatic
Wood paneln
Cruise controln
Centralized door locky
Power windowy
Steering wheel telescopicn
Steering wheel tilty
Leather steering wheeln
Power front seatn
Power rear seatn
Leather seatn
Falling down type rear seatDivided type
Child seat fixed with seat beltn
Rear ELR3 point seat belt y
Front seat pretensioner seat beltn
Fourth limited front seat beltn
Side impact bary
Airbag (Driver)y
Airbag (Passenger)o
Airbag (Side)o
Audio deckn
CD-playern
Car navigation systemo

y - present n - not present o - option

Colors

Color spectrumColor
 flavone green metallic / slate metallic 2 tone
 Royal blue mica / royal blue mica monotone
 Light/write silver & metallic / slate metallic 2 tone
 Light/write silver & metallic / light/write silver & metallic monotone
 Wine red mica / slate metallic 2 tone
 Royal blue mica / slate metallic 2 tone







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