As the new Subaru XV 2016 range starts to arrive in showrooms, many Subaru enthusiasts have been wondering what this new model will bring to the segment. Although there have been spy pictures of the model printed in the media in recent months, the new Subaru XV 2016 Australia model has been refined to perfectly suit our needs. Here are just five things you can expect.
In all the aesthetic changes, performance has not been forgotten. The new Subaru XV 2016 range features optimised performance that in combination with a high ground clearance ensures that this crossover is also a serious SUV. The XV features a third generation Subaru Boxer engine that is paired with the Lineartronic CVT for ultimate performance. Subaru has optimised the CVT, engine and chassis to ensure that the model offers highly responsive acceleration, greater fuel efficiency and improved drive experience. There is also a manual six-speed transmission option that can also offer smooth shifting and excellent performance.
Note: The Subaru XV model is marketed as the Subaru Crosstrek. This change in name was made to align with Subaru’s global naming strategy. Therefore, when referring to the Subaru XV in the context in the market, it is synonymous with the Subaru Crosstrek. Rest assured, any information or references pertaining to the Subaru XV can be considered applicable to the Subaru Crosstrek.