Subaru is one of the known automakers and top-selling cars worldwide. They manufactured cars with high reliability, fuel efficiency, and top-quality. Added to its stylish appearance, spacious cabin, and several engine options, Subaru can certainly offer a pleasant driving experience. In this article, we will talk about the Top 8 Most Popular Subaru SUV Models in BE FORWARD.
8th: Legacy $3,500~
The Subaru Legacy is a mid-size car that was first produced in 1989 with now over seven generations. The Legacy comes with a four-door sedan, five-door wagon, and five-door crossover SUV that offers some notable standard features which include driver and passenger airbags, pre-collision system, power windows, power steering, air conditioning, anti-lock braking system, vehicle dynamic control, cruise control, and navigation. The Subaru Legacy is equipped with 2.5L FB25 H4 producing power of 175 PS (129 kW) at 5800 rpm and 3.6L EZ36 H6 producing power of 260 PS (191 kW) at 6000 rpm, mated either with a Lineartronic CVT, five-speed automatic, or six-speed manual transmission.
7th: Legacy Touring Wagon $2,530~
The Subaru Legacy Touring Wagon is a five-door wagon that was first produced in 1989 with a front-engine, front-wheel-drive / four-wheel-drive system. The Legacy Touring Wagon comes fitted with standard features which include airbags, air conditioning, keyless entry, power windows, pre-collision braking system, anti-lock braking system, sway warning system, a vehicle dynamics system, lane departure warning system, electronic stability control, and adaptive cruise control. The Subaru Legacy Touring Wagon is equipped with a 2.0L FA20 H4 turbo petrol engine producing power of 300 PS (221kW) at 5600 rpm and a 2.5L FB25 H4 petrol engine producing power of 173 PS (127 kW) at 5600 rpm, attached to a Lineartronic CVT or six-speed manual transmission.
6th: Exiga Crossover 7 $1,190~
The Subaru Exiga Crossover 7 is a five-door, seven-seater crossover SUV that was released in 2015. The Exiga Crossover 7 comes fitted with a variety of applications and features for the safety and convenience of the occupants. It includes SRS airbags, LED headlights, power seats, air conditioning, power windows, keyless entry, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, cruise control, vehicle dynamic control, navigation, and an anti-theft system. The Subaru Exiga Crossover 7 is powered by 2.5L horizontally opposed four-cylinder DOHC petrol engine producing power and torque of 173 PS (127 kW) at 5600 rpm, 24.0 kgm (235 Nm) at 4100 rpm mated to a Lineartronic Continuously Variable Transmission.
5th: XV $3,420~
The Subaru XV, also referred to as the Subaru Crosstrek, is a five-door subcompact crossover SUV produced in 2012 and is now in its second generation. The Subaru XV was available in a front-engine, all-wheel-drive system with impressive fuel economy and standard features including SRS airbags, air conditioning, power windows, keyless entry, power seat, an anti-lock braking system, electronic brake-force distribution, cruise control, and brake assist. The Subaru XV is equipped with a 1.6L FB16 H4 with a power of 115 PS (85 kW) at 6200 rpm and a 2.0L FB20B H4 petrol engine with a power of 154 PS (113 kW) at 6000 rpm, mated either with a CVT or five-speed manual transmission.
4th: Impreza XV Hybrid $5,390~
The Subaru Impreza XV Hybrid is a five-door compact crossover SUV that was released in 2013. The Impreza XV Hybrid offers standard features including airbags, side mirrors with signal repeaters, electric power steering, keyless ignition, chrome door handles, multi-functional display, air conditioning, navigation, and power windows. The Impreza XV Hybrid is equipped with an AC synchronous motor with a power of 10 kW (14 PS; 13 hp) and torque of 65 Nm (48 lb-ft) attached to a Nickel hydride batteries and Lineartronic CVT delivering a fuel economy of 28 miles per US gallon (8.4 L/100 km) with a combined city/highway to 31 miles per US gallon (7.6 L/100 km).
3rd: Impreza XV $3,860~
The Subaru Impreza XV is a five-door compact crossover SUV that was first introduced in 2010. The Impreza XV offers impressive numbers of standard features which include airbags, leather-wrapped and three-spoke steering wheel, audio system with Bluetooth, iPod and USB connections, 10-speaker in-dash six-CD system, climate-control system, keyless entry, fog lights, power steering, and power windows. The Subaru Impreza XV comes fitted with a 2.0L FB20 H4 petrol engine producing power and torque of 150 PS (110 kW) at 6200 rpm, 20.0 kgm (196 Nm) at 4200 rpm mated to a CVT or five-speed manual transmission.
2nd: Outback $2,000~
The Subaru Outback is a five-door crossover SUV that was first released in 1994 and equipped with an all-wheel-drive system. The Outback comes with standard features which include airbags, dual-zone climate control, navigation, Bluetooth, pre-collision braking system, lane departure warning, sway warning system, adaptive cruise control, electronic stability control, and traction control. The Subaru Outback is fitted with a 2.5L DOHC DAVCS FB25 H4 petrol engine producing power and torque of 175 PS (129 kW; 173 hp) at 5800 rpm, 235 Nm (173 lb-ft) at 4000 rpm; and a 3.6L EZ36 DOHC DAVCS H6 petrol engine producing power and torque of 260 PS (191 kW) at 6000 rpm, 34.2kgm (335 Nm) at 4400 rpm, attached to Lineartronic CVT.
1st: Forester $1,190~
The Subaru Forester is a five-door compact crossover SUV that was produced in 1997 with five successive generations. The Forester is available in a front-engine, four-wheel-drive layout offering standard features which include airbags, a pre-collision braking system, power windows, rear parking sensors, adaptive cruise control, keyless entry, lane departure warning, and sway warning system. The Subaru Forester is equipped with a 2.5L FB25 H4 producing power of 127 kW (172 PS) at 5800 rpm, a 2.0L FA20F H4 petrol engine producing power of 186 kW (253 PS) at 5600 rpm, and a 2.0L H4 turbo-diesel engine producing power 206 kW (280 PS) at 5700 rpm, paired to a six-speed manual and Lineartronic CVT.
Subaru models are now popular in the market nowadays. With their practicality, advanced features, and powerful engine, Subaru is certainly worth buying. You can visit the BE FORWARD store for more details and questions on how to purchase one now.
Written by: Esther Abranilla