Skip to main content

Tokyo Preview: Subaru Hybrid Tourer looks ready to take flight

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Sep 30th, 2009 at 1:39AM

Subaru is adding a green tint to its renowned all-wheel drive technical know-how at the Tokyo Motor Show next month with the Hybrid Tourer Concept. Three separate power sources will share the duties of propelling this concept, depending on the specific set of circumstances. Naturally, a horizontally-opposed "Boxer" engine – in this case displacing two liters and boasting a turbocharger and direct injection – sits under the hood and sends power to the front wheels when necessary. A Lineartronic CVT transmission is used to promote maximum fuel efficiency. As is the case with... Read More

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle