TC Subaru at the moment launched the brand new Subaru XV GT Version, which is a novel model of the crossover based mostly on the present 2.0i-P variant. Priced at RM130,788 on-the-road with out insurance coverage (features a five-year/100,000 km guarantee), the mannequin comes with a number of aesthetic enhancements to make sure it stands out from an everyday XV on the highway.
This features a full exterior bundle that consists of a entrance and rear bumper lip extensions, aspect skirts and a sportier roof spoiler. A few of these add-ons function silver accents on them, offering a little bit of distinction to the remainder of the bodywork.
You’ll additionally get a set of 17-inch two-tone alloy wheels in fan blade design, that are coupled with 225/55 tyres and devoted centre caps. Eagle-eyed readers will even discover the rear diffuser space of the GT Version is now completed in black moderately than following the physique color.
Inside, the GT Version comes with particular two-tone leather-based seats (with gray and orange distinction stitching) and ground mats. One other function that you simply solely get with the GT Version is a aspect view monitor system, with cameras situated on the decrease half of the aspect mirrors to provide you a greater view of what’s beside the car.
No modifications underneath the bonnet, because the GT Version retains the acquainted FB20 2.zero litre direct-injected NA four-cylinder boxer petrol engine. The mill gives 156 PS at 6,000 rpm and 196 Nm at four,000 rpm, with drive going to the highway by way of a Lineartronic CVT (seven digital ratios) and Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system (with X-Mode).
Commonplace gear on the GT Version largely mimics the two.0i-P, together with automated LED headlamps (with Steering Responsive Headlights function), dual-zone local weather management, a dash-mounted 6.Three-inch multi-function show, eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system, four.2-inch TFT LCD instrument cluster show, power-adjustable driver’s seat, paddle shifters and a rear-view digicam.
As for security gear, you’ll nonetheless get seven airbags (entrance, entrance aspect, entrance/rear curtain and knee). ABS with EBD and brake help, Car Dynamic Management (VDC) and rear Isofix little one seat anchors.
The GT Version is the results of a collaboration with Giken Co Restricted and Masahiko Kobayashi, the latter being the previous chief designer (head of world superior design studio) at Subaru Company.
The submit Subaru XV GT Version launched in M’sia – RM130,788 Auto Reviews & New Cars on Paul Tan’s Automotive Information.