Production Subaru XV crossover teased ahead of Frankfurt debut

Subaru XV Teaser

Subaru has released a teaser of a new model that it will show at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show. Known as the Subaru XV, the model is a new crossover based on the XV Concept the brand unveiled at the 2011 Shanghai Motor Show earlier this year.

“The SUBARU XV defines a new generation of Subaru crossover vehicles,” Subaru said in a statement. “It is the production version of the design concept “SUBARU XV CONCEPT” displayed last April at Shanghai motor show. The concept was favourably received globally thanks to its distinctive and trendy design which blend a crossover-like commanding silhouette and an urban friendly image into one harmonious and elegant package.”

The 5-passenger Subaru XV Concept is powered by a 2.0L 4-cylinder Horizontally-Opposed DOHC engine mated to a Lineartronic CVT transmission. Technical details of the production Subaru XV will be announced in Frankfurt. Stay tuned.

Subaru XV Concept:


– By: Omar Rana