Plug-In Hybrid Subaru Viziv 2 Concept Debuts in Geneva (w/video)
Subaru has revealed its plug-in hybrid Viziv 2 concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.
Viziv 2 is the third Viziv concept from Subura (Viziv and Viziv Evolution).
This latest Viziv brings us closer to a production plug-in from the Japanese automaker.
Here are some details on Viziv 2:
- 1.6-liter Boxer diesel
- CVT trans
- 3 electric motors (one up front paired with the diesel engine and two out back)
- Torque vectoring
- Lithium-ion battery
The Viziv 2 is only a concept, but it does foreshadow both Subaru’s design direction and its future plug-in hybrid powertain setup.
Below is a video put out by Subaru:
“A short clip starring the Subaru brand’s concept car “SUBARU VIZIV 2 CONCEPT” that made its debut at the Geneva MS. Watch the SUV surf effortlessly over waves frozen during an eclipse in this refreshing video.”