Subaru Solterra is the name for the brand’s first electric SUV. The Solterra model was developed together with Toyota and will be launched in 2022.
Subaru Solterra is the name of the first full-electric model in the range of the Japanese manufacturer. The electric SUV was developed together with Toyota and will be launched next year. Subaru Solterra and Toyota bZ4x use the same platform.
Subaru Solterra – the first electric SUV of the Japanese brand
At Toyota, the model will have similar dimensions to the current RAV4, and the production version will be launched in the middle of next year. The particle “bz” in the name refers to the phrase Beyond Zero, the name given to the electrification strategy of Japanese brands.
The name of the Subaru model is derived from the words sol and terra, which in Latin mean sun and earth. The compact electric SUV uses the e-Subaru Global Platform. Subaru did not give technical details about its future electric model, but specified that it will have all-wheel drive, so an electric motor for each axle.