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TC Subaru has introduced a brand new variant of the Subaru Forester in Malaysia – the Forester 2.zero STI Efficiency. The brand new variant sees the SUV get sporty exterior and inside add-ons, and a few STI badges, in fact. The Forester 2.zero STI Efficiency sports activities a darkish grille with honeycomb mesh and an STI underneath spoiler in entrance; the latter is matched on the again with a rear underneath spoiler, which sits beneath a cargo step panel. There’s additionally an “STI Efficiency” badge beneath the rear Forester 2.0i-P emblem – that’s the variant this automotive is predicated on. The STI Efficiency additionally comes with an STI versatile tower bar underneath the hood, STI brake pads and an STI air filter; all of that are extra excessive efficiency than inventory gadgets. Inside, the improved Forester will get leather-based seats with “premium carpet mats,” an STI leather-based shift knob and facet sill plates. TC Subaru doesn’t elaborate, however we will spot crimson sides, crimson stitching and a suede-like center part on the black leather-based seats. The ground mats have crimson piping and Forester logos, whereas the facet sill plates learn “Subaru”. That’s so far as the STI enhancements go. The Forester 2.zero STI Efficiency is powered by the identical 2.zero litre naturally aspirated boxer engine as the two.0i-P, making 150 PS and 198 Nm at four,200 rpm. The FB20 is paired with a Lineartronic CVT computerized and the model’s signature symmetrical all-wheel-drive system with X-Mode and hill descent management. Seven airbags are commonplace. The locally-assembled Subaru Forester 2.zero STI Efficiency begins from RM135,288 on-the-road with out insurance coverage. The brand new variant might be in any respect Subaru showrooms this weekend, September 22-23.