Subaru Teases New Images Of The Solterra All-Electric SUV In A New Video
Subaru Corporation revealed new images of the 2023 Solterra all-electric compact SUV in a new video released today. The first-ever Subaru EV gets contemporary exterior styling and will be about the same size as the 2022 Forester compact SUV. The front and rear have a new look, and the interior will feature modern styling with a new center tablet touchscreen.
The 2023 Subaru Solterra rides on the e-Subaru Global Platform, with standard all-wheel-drive and "state-of-the-art" safety technology. Subaru says its legendary all-wheel-drive engineering will give the new all-electric Solterra all-weather, all-road performance.
The Subaru Solterra will have extra ground clearance making it ready for outdoor adventures. Subaru Corporation says the EV will be the most technologically advanced Subaru yet. "Solterra is quiet, spacious, and comfortable, equipped with all the cabin technology you need for a modern SUV," Subaru said in the announcement in August.
Subaru and Toyota collaborated on the new EV SUV for its powertrain development. The new Solterra will get a wide stance, futuristic styling and will be distinctly Subaru. Subaru says its goal is to be better suited for developing new electric technology, software, and communications.
Recent reports say the new Solterra and Toyota bZ4X will be manufactured at the Toyota factory in Japan and not the Subaru Gunma, Japan plant. Subaru has not confirmed further model details, but initial reports say the Solterra will have an electric vehicle range of 300 miles.
Subaru announced new organizational changes last month that will further promote electrification. While Subaru is taking a slow approach, the 2023 Subaru Solterra EV SUV is the first step in developing an all-electric lineup.
Subaru says, "Packed with advanced safety technology, and the versatile and capable Solterra is built from Subaru SUV DNA, including legendary Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and plenty of ground clearance."
Check out the all-new Subaru Solterra EV video released today. The first-ever 2023 Subaru Solterra all-electric compact SUV is scheduled to go on sale in mid-2022. Stay tuned for new information.
You Might Also Like: 2023 Subaru Outback Preview - A Refresh And New Safety Tech Is Coming
Denis Flierl has invested over 30 years in the automotive industry in a consulting role working with every major car brand. He is an accredited member of the Rocky Mountain Automotive Press. Check out Subaru Report where he covers all of the Japanese automaker's models. More stories can be found on the Torque News Subaru page. Follow Denis on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Subaru Report - We’ve got you covered! Check back tomorrow for more unique, informative SUBARU news, reviews, and previews you can trust.
Leave your comments below, share the article with friends and tweet it out to your followers!
Photo credit: Subaru