2017 Subaru Forester airbags and safety features

The 2017 Subaru forester is one car whose manufacturers have not left anything to chance. They offer the best safety features and high technological gadgets built exclusively for your safety and comforts. It has an impressive safety reputation which makes this the ideal car to pursue your passion. This car ensures total safety and security to the owner. Read on to know more about all of the Safety features of this car.

How many air bags in the 2017 Subaru Forester?


2017 Subaru forester airbags

The 2017 Subaru Forester is well equipped to give passenger protection. For this, the manufacturers have provided for this car seven standard air bags. They have also provided the driver with an added knee air bag to give the driver of this car extra protection in case of a collision. This car also features a special protection for everyone in the car in the form of a strong ring shaped reinforcement frame.

Subaru Starlink safety and security connected services:

2017 Subaru forester starlink

Subaru provides its Starlink safety and security connected services even in the most challenging of circumstances. You get to have instant access to their help and services and what’s more, all of their services are available 24 hours a day, and for 365 days in a year.


The Eyesight feature is an extraordinary one and it acts as an extra set of eyes for the driver of the car. The eyesight feature provides extra awareness of the surroundings while the driver of the car drives it. It is in built with special eyesight driver assist technology and it has the potential of warning the driver of the car before hand of any dangers and it is also so built so as to apply the brakes by itself before the danger occurs. This feature gives you comfort and peace to drive your Subaru Forester without worries and tensions.

Pre – collision throttle management:

The Pre – collision Throttle management is great for detecting objects which are in the front of the vehicle and it reduces the acceleration of the vehicle to an extent. This feature reduces the output of the engine so as to reduce the impact and force of a damage or injury to the vehicle and the passengers of the car. The eyesight will recognize the object directly in front of the car.

The adaptive cruise control:

This amazing feature works to reduce the speed of the car and help the driver of the car to maintain a safe distance from the objects that surround the car. This way it helps in preventing any damage and injuries to both the car and the driver as well. In order to do this, it makes use of the radar which has sensors and these sensors are high in sensitivity. It detects and identifies the speed and distance of the objects and vehicles in front of it.

Lane Departure and Sway warning:

This feature is excellent in monitoring the position of the vehicle. When the car and the driver sways the car towards the wrong lanes, a warning is immediately given to the driver. It also gives warnings when the car moves out of the lane and onto a one way road.

Pre collision braking:

The sensors of the eyesight have an inbuilt Pre – collision braking system. This system automatically applies the brakes to the vehicle in time to prevent a head on collision with another object or vehicle. This feature reduces the severity of the collision and it is also capable of bringing the vehicle to a complete halt. It prevents the car from the collision when the driver is negligent or reckless or is distracted when driving on the road. In order to enable this feature to work at the right moment, the eyesight sensors continually sense and scans the object and vehicles around it.

The 2017 Subaru Forester is equipped to give you better eyesight with its all powerful LED steering responsive headlights. These lights have the capacity to turn and make the driving much easier as you turn around the corners. It is also equipped with high beam assist which has the potential to automatically activate or dim the lights of the car as per your requirement. The manufacturers have made driving and reversing of the car all the easier with the rear view cameras which provide a clear view of the surroundings when backing up the car and to be more aware of your surroundings.

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