Car reviews - Subaru - Forester - GT 5-dr wagon
24 Aug 2001
By BRUCE NEWTON
THE Forester GT offers the same five-seat accommodation as the rest of the Forester range - bucket front seats and a three-person bench in the rear. However, dual front airbags and seat-mounted side airbags are fitted as standard on the GT model. All four outside seating positions have height adjustable seatbelts, while the centre rear seat position has a lap/sash belt that retracts into the roof over the luggage compartment when not in use. There are four cupholders: one in the dash, one in the centre console storage bin - accessed through a sliding section in the bin lid, with a folding arm to hold the drink - and two in the rear of the centre console. The glovebox and above dash storage bin are both flock lined. Front and rear door armrests contain "secret" storage compartments.
Did you know?Subaru says the Forester was designed to combine the strong points of a sports utility vehicle (SUV) and a passenger car
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