The locally-assembled Forester is expected to go on sale in the 2nd quarter of the year in Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. The Forester is Subaru’s globally-popular crossover SUV, developed with the goal to maximize its value as a true SUV. Featuring Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, the Forester delivers superior driving performance and safety as well as environmental friendliness. Its optimal blend of fun-to-use SUV capabilities and a stress-free, fun driving character has made the Forester one of the Subaru brand’s best-selling models worldwide.
Alongside the two focal models, Subaru is exhibiting the Japanese-version Outback, Levorg, WRX STI and BRZ at the Bangkok show. There’s also the Concept car, Subaru Viziv Future, for the Thai automotive enthusiasts, as well as the Outback cutaway.
The 2016 Bangkok Motor show which runs for the 37th time will carry a theme entitled “No Boundaries Mobility”. Leading car and motorcycle companies, as well as auto accessories companies are conjointly participating the show with their latest products on display and available for sale. The show this year is set up covering the exhibition space of more than 140,000 square meters in total, which said to be the biggest exhibition space in Asia at the Challenger Hall, IMPACT Muang Thong Thani.
The highlight of the event will be modernized in the new way of presenting the automotive innovation such as electric cars, plug-in hybrid vehicles, etc. as well as unveiling the concept car and premiering new right hand driving models from European makers for the very first time at the Bangkok International Motor Show. Additionally, automotive companies will have a variety of new model introduction such as Mercedes-Benz plug-in hybrid vehicle; BMW X1 sDrive 18d, 330e and M2 Coupé; Ford Fiesta Black Limited and EcoSport Black Edition; Mazda CX5; Ssangyong TIVOLI; Honda Accord premium and Civic 10th generation; and the new Porsche 911 Carrera.