The 2.5 engine will be offered after the scheduled updates.
In the new model year, the compact crossover Subaru Crosstrek, known as the XV will get a more powerful motor. It is reported by Automotive News citing the CEO of the North American office of “Subaru” Tom Doll.
At the dealer event in Las Vegas, the top Manager said that some customers complained about weak Crosstrek with two-liter engine. The solution to the problem he called the installation of the 2.5-liter engine.
Subaru XV Crosstrek and current generation was introduced in the spring of 2017 at the exhibitions in Geneva and new York. The twins got boosted from 150 to 156 HP petrol unit, upgraded the variator and all-wheel drive with a new X-Mode for off-road use. The first brand plug-in hybrid powertrain the same “oppozitnik” is configured to 139 HP, but the overall power is the same 150 HP
Specifications 2.5-liter motor for Crosstrek Subaru American boss not disclosed, but we hardly make the mistake of assuming that it will borrow from Forester, Legacy and Outback. These models aspirated produces 185 HP and 239 Nm. For a compact crossover with a powerful engine will be offered only in the higher trim levels, it is unknown – whether there will be similar option for the European XV.
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