A range topper of the Subaru e-Boxer was just introduced in Japan. It is a hybrid variant for the XV also known as XV Advance.
With the revelation of the hybrid variant, the Subaru XV e-Boxer 2019 is impressive in its fuel consumption figures which feature the ability to travel 19.2 km per liter in the JC08 testing cycle while in the World Harmonized Light-duty Vehicle Test Cycle (WLTC) the number is 15 km per litter.
The newly-introduced Subaru XV e-Boxer 2019 is also known as the XV Advance
Speaking of its powertrain, the hybrid XV e-Boxer takes the same unit that generates the Forester e-Boxer being on sale in its homeland, the FB20 2L naturally-aspirated, direct-injected flat-4 petrol engine. With this engine, the Advance model cranks out 145 PS @ 6000 rpm and 188 Nm @ 4000 rpm.
This engine works in conjunction with a Lineartronic CVT equipped inside with an electric motor that provides 13.6 PS/65 Nm. Power is sent to all 4 wheels thanks to Subaru renowned system Symmetrical AWD.
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Its electric motor receives power from under the boot floor where a 4.8 Ah Li-ion battery is located. By this, the fuel tank is now sprunk down from 63L to only 48L.
The hybrid variant of the Subaru XV e-Boxer 2019’s arrival means the heaviest XV in the line-up with its weight of 1,825 kg.
The FB20 2L naturally-aspirated, direct-injected flat-4 petrol engine works in conjunction with a Lineartronic CVT
Its engine and electric motor work together to provide optimal drives on roads. The electric motor can work independently when the XV travels at low speed. At higher speeds, the car will consider pulling the engine to work while at the highest speeds, only the engine is responsible for power to handle the drives.
For the Japanese market, the XV Advance will come in the paint of Lagoon Blue Pearl color. Some its interior’s elements are also scattered with blue theme. The carmaker also offers darker shades of interior choices while customers can change the whole coat outside.
Besides the unique Lagoon Blue Pearl, there are color options for customers
According to latest car news, the Subaru XV e-Boxer 2019 or XV Advance has kicked off its pre-offer since September 11.
Stay tuned with Philkotse.com for further details of it that will be revealed soon in October.