Share This Article

SHANGHAI SURPRISE FROM SUBARU

This article is from our archives and has not been updated and integrated with our "new" site yet... Even so, it's still awesome - so keep reading!

Published on Wed, Apr 20, 2011

By: The LACar Editorial Staff

subaruxv-ap555
Subaru introduced the XV Concept at the Shanghai motor show (Str/AP)

SHANGHAI—Rod Stewart says Shanghai Lil never used the pill, but this one’s certainly not hard to swallow. The pill in question is called the XV Concept, and the folks at Subaru hope you consider it good medicine. They are showcasing the XV to test consumer reaction for a new crossover segment positioned below the Outback and Forester—both in terms of size and price.

xvfrontquarter

The XV Concept, which debuted at the Shanghai motor show today, features the company’s latest boxer engine and, of course, all-wheel drive.

xvrear

“Sub may consider other markets, including the United States, if the XV generates positive buzz.”

xvinterior

Well, Subaru aficionados, if you like the XV, start buzzing.

You Might Also Like These Articles:

toyota supra 3.0 premium grey car misty night

Car Review: 2021 GR Supra 3.0 Premium

quattro book group b rally car

Book Review: Quattro

917 restaurant waiter food burger

917 (K)afe

Porsche 356 made by Reutter

Book Review - Porsche 356: Made by Reutter

2022 GR 86

2022 GR 86