Updated: 07/09/17 : 15:44:42
Subaru Europe, the European subsidiary of Subaru Corporation,
announced that it will exhibit the all-new Impreza as European premiere
at the 67th Frankfurt International Motor Show on 12 September (Press day: 12 -13 September; Open to the public from 14 to 24 September).
In addition, Subaru introduces first Forester with EyeSight Driver
Assist Technology and redesigned Levorg equipped with new safety
technologies. This makes now Subaru with 5 cars in the
line-up fitted with EyeSight. Subaruís sports sedan WRX STI will be
revealed with its refreshed updated looks. The new Subaru XV, unveiled
at Geneva and the first model shown in Europe on the new Subaru Global
Platform, will also be on display.
Subaruís press conference is scheduled at 9:30 AM (Central European Time) on 12 September.
The special site will open on 12 September after the press conference
and will feature information updates relating to the displayed models.
The newly redesigned inside out compact hatch offers Subaruís promise
of driving fun, all-around safety and above-average resilience. The new
Impreza features the new Subaru global platform. Significant
enhancement to the body and chassis rigidity, offering unprecedented
levels of driving pleasure, agility, crash protection and ride comfort.
Fitted with Subaruís BOXER engine, Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive (SAWD)
and EyeSight Driver Assist Technology system as standard equipment, the
new Impreza is offered in Europe with 2.0-litre 4-cylinder boxer engine
direct fuel injection and 1.6-litre 4-cylinder boxer engine*2. A lighter, improved Lineartronic transmission delivers better acceleration performance and sharper dynamic qualities.
The fun-to-drive Subaru XV combines a bold new design with a highly
capable chassis for versatility on and off the road. The new platform,
together with the Subaru BOXER engine, SAWD and EyeSight Driver Assist
Technology offer enhanced driving performance, safety, capability, and
The new Subaru XV will be available in the European markets with an
all-new version of the 2.0-litre 4-cylinder boxer engine direct fuel
injection and a 1.6-litre 4-cylinder boxer engine. A revised
Lineartronic transmission now comes standard with driver-selectable
X-Mode to provide even better wheel control on slippery surfaces and
The 2018 Forester is now available with Subaruís highly-rated
EyeSight Driver Assist Technology resulting in outstanding preventive
safety features. Forester adds to its increased safety package the Side
View Monitor, a camera mounted in the passenger side mirror helping the
driver to manoeuvre under various situations in poor visibility such as
when driving closer to objects.
The 2018 Levorg is equipped with Subaruís latest advanced safety
technologies: a Smart Rearview Mirror, Front and Rear View Monitors with
cameras projecting the vehicleís front and rear view increasing better
visibility to help prevent collisions. Additionally, Levorg is now
updated with LED lamps with steering responsive headlights, a feature
that lights up corners by automatically directing the headlights to the
side in response to steering.
It features a more stylish exterior and interior design. The Levorg
blends its unique and distinctive sports touring wagon image with the
practicality of a safe family car.
Revamped to enhance overall driving feeling, WRX STI features an
improved 6-speed manual transmission and revised Multi-Mode
Driver-Controlled Centre Differential (DCCD). The combination of the new
Brembo*3 high-performance brakes and cross-drilled rotors offers to the WRX STI a superior fade-resistance and braking performance.
The interior and exterior received a major makeover. The front face
was fixed with an updated front grill that increases the WRX STI sporty,
- *Models referring to Outback, Levorg, Forester, new Subaru XV, new Impreza
(2) *models may differ according to market
(3) *is a registered trademark of Brembo S.p.A.
About Subaru Europe NV/SA
Subaru Europe NV/SA is a
fully-owned subsidiary of Subaru Corporation, the manufacturer of
Subaru vehicles in Japan. Headquartered in Zaventem, Belgium, Subaru
Europe acts as a local hub for all Subaru importers in Europe. It
supports the distribution network via a number of functions. These
include product and service training, trading, brand marketing, product
marketing, market research and public relations as well as the
development, testing and distribution of Subaru genuine parts and
To find out more about Subaruís range, visit www.subaru.ie.