Tokyo 2011: Subaru Advanced Tourer Concept [Live Photos]
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And don’t think they are just showing off, because the concept actually previews a production model to arrive on the market in 2013. This is their second attempt at a hybrid powertrain like this one, but with a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder direct-injection boxer gasoline engine mated to an in-house hybrid system, it promises to be much more economical than the old 2.0-liter 2008 concept.
The electric all-wheel drive system usually sends power to the front, which is more efficient, but under more severe road conditions, it gets shifted round all four wheels.
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