Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid unveiled at New York International Auto Show
Fuji Heavy Industries the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, unveiled the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid today at the New York International Auto Show. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is the Subaru’s first hybrid vehicle and like all Subaru models embodies Enjoyment and Peace of Mind driving experience realized through the Subaru brand. In addition to the XV Crosstrek’s original attributes: superb driveability, All-Wheel drive (AWD) capability and versatile utility, Subaru’s original hybrid system has been integrated into the model, furthering its sporty, fun to drive character and environmental friendliness.
In addition to the XV Crosstrek’s original superb driveability, rough-road capability and versatile utility, the simple and practical hybrid system has been integrated into the Subaru Symmetrical AWD system. The motor assist function of the electric motor delivers increased torque, responsive power and environmental friendliness. While its weight balance remains the same as the gasoline XV Crosstrek, the chassis performance has been refined exclusively for the hybrid model. The Hybrid chassis delivers a sporty yet stable drive. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid will be introduced to the US market late fall this year.