Subaru XV prices announced

* Subaru XV SUV now on sale * With 1.6 petrol or 2.0 diesel engines * From 21,295...

Subaru XV prices announced

Prices for the new Subaru XV have been announced.

The all-new XV is a rival for compact SUVs like the Nissan Qashqai and VW Tiguan; prices start at 21,295.

All XV models come with permanent four-wheel drive. There a three engines to choose from; a 113bhp 1.6-litre petrol, a 148bhp 2.0-litre petrol and a 145bhp 2.0-litre diesel.

A five- or six-speed manual gearbox is standard. A Lineartronic CVT automatic gearbox is available for both petrol engines.

The entry-level 1.6i S model costs 21,295. Standard equipment includes 17-inch alloy wheels, climate control, heated front seats and 17-inch alloy wheels.

Extras on SE trim include cruise control, a rear-view camera, dual-zone air-conditioning, privacy glass, Bluetooth and USB/iPod connectivity.

Top-of-the-range SE Lux Premium versions have a sunroof, keyless entry, electric drivers seat adjustment, push-button start, leather upholstery and sat-nav.


1.6i S 21,295
1.6i S Lineartronic 22,715
1.6i SE 23,295
1.6i SE Lineartronic24,715
2.0i SE 24,295
2.0i SE Lineartronic 25,495
2.0i SE Lux Premium 27,795
2.0i SE Lux Premium Lineartronic 29,283
2.0D S 23,995
2.0D SE 25,995
2.0D SE Lux Premium 29,795

Leo Wilkinson