The month of June 2021 will not be easily forgotten by Subaru. The Japanese company has in fact reached the production milestone of 20 million vehicles four-wheel drive: it was 1972 when the first example of the Subaru Leone 4WD Estate Van rolled off the production lines: in 49 years, the Japanese brand assembled tens of millions of four-wheel drive vehicles, to reach 20 million last month . An important milestone for Subaru, whose sales are 98% represented by AWD models.
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All Subaru vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive are equipped with the system Subaru Symmetrical AWD, which is distinguished by the combination of the symmetrical transmission and the Boxer engine mounted longitudinally and positioned in line. The combination of the low center of gravity provided by the Boxer engine and the exceptional weight balance offered by the symmetrical transmission maximizes the stability and traction inherent in AWD, delivering superior driving performance in a variety of weather and road conditions. And this is not the only technological advantage: thanks to its specifications, this four-wheel drive system is capable of giving more fun and tranquility who is in the car. Also because, over the last half century, Subaru has never stopped updating, improving and evolving this technology before mounting it on its vehicles.
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Also in view of the future, the role of the four-wheel drive developed by the Japanese company will be fundamental. In particular, it will be sui upcoming electrified models branded Subaru, including the 100% electric Solterra SUV that will debut in 2022 and the new hybrid vehicles scheduled to launch by 2025, which will rely on the e-Boxer electric motor, which combines electric technology with sportiness and performance. “Subaru will continue to improve the” Subaru Difference “by further refining its existing original core technologies and also implementing the future generation technologies, in order to provide “Enjoyment and Peace of Mind” to customers all over the world “, explains the company.