Compact crossover. That transition model that tries to placate everyone, even if not always manage to reach the goal. The car on which it had bought those compact and need something bigger, but not an SUV "whole", and mid-range saloons are not fit. Compact crossovers have become real popular in Romania, many being purchased only for imposing body and high ground clearance, despite their front-wheel drive and an engine driven economy. Subaru had a model in this segment, named Impreza XV, which clearly outlines its purpose. Meanwhile, the Japanese launched the XV, which is the same, but much better. Here it can! Subaru XV "out" that can dynamically enough to shame some so compact, and some compact crossovers, without losing too much of the qualities desired in a compact SUV.
Subaru Outback facelift under the hood features a new 2.5-liter Boxer engine that will be able to deliver 175 hp and 236 Nm of torque. Compared with the current generation, we can talk about an increase of 3 HP and 5 Nm. The engine is mated to a six-speed manual gearbox or a CVT automatic improved.
For those wanting more power, will be available 3.6-liter boxer engine with 260 horsepower.