2016 Subaru Tribeca

Wednesday, November 12th 2014. | Subaru

2016 Subaru TribecaSubaru Tribeca is a mid size crossover SUV manufactured since 2005. the name derives from the TriBeCa neighborhood of New York City. Over the years, the Tribeca struggled with slow sales and it was finally discontinued in late 2013, left Subaru with the Forester as the currently largest model in its lineup, while the demand for a mid-size three-row crossover has been increasing rapidly. According to some reports, the Japanese automaker is actively working on a potential replacement for the discontinued Tribeca, and an all-new model might hit the market as a 2016 Subaru Tribeca. In an interview with Automotive News, the president of Subaru’s owner, Fuji Heavy Industries, Yasayuki Yoshinaga, said, “The next seven-seat passenger vehicle project is completely different. You won’t see the new vehicle coming out immediately when Tribeca production ends.”

2016 Subaru Tribeca Concept and Redesign

2016 Subaru Tribeca will build on new concept. This will probably be the last attempt to breathe new air to this model. It is expected the Tribeca’s replacement will move away from the current model’s SUV format, and fit into a different class size. A preview of the vehicle, the Crossover 7 concept, will be shown at next week’s Tokyo motor show. Crossover 7 will be shorter, narrower and taller than the current Tribeca. The security system will be raised to a higher level, and in addition to plenty of standard equipment be-available and plenty of accessories. All with the goal of this model eventually take place in the market where it belongs.

2016 Subaru Tribeca Concept2016 Subaru Tribeca Specs

New 2016 Subaru Tribeca to be powered by a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine teamed with a continuously variable transmission an all-wheel-drive system. The current Tribeca comes with a 3.6-litre V6, often criticised for its poor fuel economy. Subaru also will introduce a plug-in hybrid for North America to meet U.S. regulations taking effect in 2018. That model will be based on Toyota’s hybrid technology. Toyota owns 17 percent of Fuji Heavy. Subaru also will upgrade all gasoline engines to direct injection, starting in 2016. To meet more stringent emissions standards, Subaru will overhaul its powertrain technology, adding cylinder deactivation and combustion cycles by 2020.

2016 Subaru Tribeca Release Date and Price

There are possibilities that it might be released three years from now. Just like the release date, its price remains unclear. The price is still not known, but is speculated to be around $36,000 for base model 2016 Subaru Tribeca.

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