Japanese automaker Subaru has updated the crossover version of its popular hatchback. So far, the facelift has just got to the overseas Subaru Crosstrek, but a year later the same change will affect sold in Russia Subaru XV different from “American” only by name.
The most significant innovation was the emergence of a 2.5-liter “of oppozitnik” family Boxer, which was first introduced in the last Forester. Motor larger output 182 “horses” and 238 Nm. The engine works in tandem with the already familiar to “the Pleiades” variator Lineartronic CVT. The claimed consumption of engine 8.1 l/ 100 km.
Entry-level Subaru XV will continue to equip the 2.0-liter boxer engine with 152 HP and a torque of 196 Nm. In this case, couple the motor can be not only a CVT, but a 6-speed manual transmission. Regardless of the type of power unit, the all-new Subaru XV will get symmetrical all-wheel drive system and an active thrust vector.
Also, the new crossover model will first be released in version Sport with unique exterior trim elements such as mouldings on the wheel arches, exclusive 17-inch wheels, a dark gray grille and side mirrors. Of differences on the technical side the Subaru XV Sport, it is worth noting the help system during the descent and preset modes AWD snow/dirt and deep snow/ soil.
In the cabin Subaru XV Sport, you will find the seat trim StarTex special in fabric, trimmed in leather steering wheel and transmission selector, leather arm rest and visor dashboard trim carbon and floor mats with logos. The advantage to this package is the led headlight of the increased power.
From dorestaylingovyh version Subaru XV only 2021 has modified bumpers and a revised grille. But the crossover has received the advanced adaptive cruise control and aligned with the center of the lane (only in versions with a CVT).