S ubaru might be late for the electrification recreation, however evidently he tries to make up for misplaced time. The automaker will debut with two electrified autos on the Geneva Motor Present subsequent month.
Subaru didn’t specify the fashions that may profit from the e-Boxer remedy. He additionally didn’t reveal whether or not the fashions can be typical hybrids or hybrid plug-ins. However we all know that Subaru tends to make electrified variations of its current autos reasonably than designing new fashions from scratch.
On its European web site, Subaru states, "Prepare for the all-new and omnipotent e-Boxer. "Hybrid, the Subaru methodology." Subaru will make the large announcement on March fifth in Geneva.
The Forester is a doable candidate. Subaru unveiled an STI-inspired Forester idea on the Tokyo Motor Present earlier this yr, that includes Subaru's "e-Boxer" configuration in Japan. As Autocar factors out, Subaru additionally alluded to the potential for a hybrid WRX STI. After all, nothing says whether or not the 2 e-Boxer fashions will or won’t go to the USA.
Right here in the USA, Subaru now affords a plug-in model of Crosstrek. This mannequin contains the two.Zero-liter engine of the traditional Crosstrek, plus two electrical motors and a Eight.Eight-kilowatt-hour battery.