Subaru will again play with a combination in the highly competitive middle class, bringing the Levorg at the start. He succeeds the Legacy, which is no longer marketed in Germany since the end of 2014. The somewhat unusual model designation Levorg is composed of the words Legacy, revolution and Touring. From September 2015, the 4.69 meter long wagon can be ordered.
It is powered by a new 1.6 - liter turbo gasoline engine. The boxer sends his 170 hp as standard on all-wheel drive Subaru ?? the force is transmitted from a continuously variable automatic transmission. Regardless of the equipment of cracks Levorg from 8.9 seconds, the Tempo 100 mark and is up to 210 km / h. The fuel thirst 100 kilometers estimated by the manufacturer with 6.9 liters for the base model, are in the higher trim levels 7.1 liters rushing through the nozzles. Other engines ( such as a key for Germany Diesel ) or transmission alternatives are not currently planned, Subaru told us on demand.
The trunk of the Subaru station wagon holds 522 liters, the total volume grows after folding down the rear seat backrests to 1,446 liters. Compared to the competition that is not outstanding: The BMW 3 Series Touring swallows 495-1500 liters, in the Ford Mondeo Turnier fit 525-1630 liters and the VW Passat can be 650-1780 liters stow.
For the Japanese expected points when purchasing. The price starts at 28,900 euros of Levorg for Ausstatttungslinie trend. You already comes with a dual zone climate control, a keyless entry system, a rearview camera, LED headlights and cruise control. For 31,400 euros gibts the line Comfort which is also delivered, among other things with a blind spot and cross-traffic assistant, aluminum pedals and sports seats. The top version is called " Sport " and costs 34,900 euros. If you can not get on top of fine features such as the navigation system and a leather interior. By comparison, a VW Passat 1.4 TSI with 150 hp, manual transmission and all-wheel drive 4Motion already alone has a base price of 33,600 euros . ( hd )