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Subaru rolls out 3 special “Proud Edition” models in Japan

Subaru just introduced special edition 2015 Forester, XV Crosstrek and Impreza models equipped with EyeSight. Why is Subaru so proud of the models?


Subaru Japan is proud of their new EyeSight safety system because it’s receiving the highest rating from the Japan New Car Assessment Program (JNCAP). Subaru just introduced three “Proud Edition” models for the Japan market. The Japanese automaker is releasing a “Proud Edition” 2015 Forester, XV Crosstrek and Impreza special specification models in Japan.

EyeSight is Subaru’s new safety system that is getting high marks for its preventative safety performance and the three new vehicles equipped with the system receive the highest ranking from JNCAP. The three special edition models achieved the Advanced Safety Vehicle plus (ASV +).

2015 Impreza 2.0i “Proud Edition”

In addition to being equipped with the safety system, the 2015 Impreza 1.6i and 2.0i “Proud Edition” gets special interior upgrades that comes with unique door handle plating, piano black tone decorative panel + shift boots, keyless access & push start, clear view pack (front wiper encounter Sir / heated outside mirrors / water-repellent front door glass), dark-colored glass, leather-wrapped steering whee and shift lever, 8-way power driver's and front passenger seat, 16-inch aluminum wheels (cutting bright) and HID low beam lamps.

Subaru XV "2.0i and Forester EyeSight “Proud Edition"

Subaru XV "2.0i EyeSight Proud Edition" and XV Hybrid 2.0i both come with clear view pack with front wiper encounter, heated door mirrors and water-repellent front door glass. Forrester "2.0iL EyeSight Proud Edition" gets upgrades that includes Ultra suede seats, Silver carbon style instrument panel decorative panel, synthetic leather door trim, synthetic leather console lid with silver stitching, chrome side cladding, chrome window sills, keyless access & push start and 8-way power driver's and front passenger seat.

While other automakers hope they get a good rating, Subaru expects to get the highest safety ratings with all their new models. It’s nothing new for Subaru who has been independently testing their vehicles since more.

Subaru says all models come with special pricing and the models will be available in the Japan market June 1, 2015. Look for Subaru to roll out more models around the globe with EyeSight as they have stated their goal is to be the number one automaker is overall vehicle safety on the planet.