Subaru XV is an OzRoamer Winner

Subaru’s new generation All-Wheel Drive XV has been namedOzRoamer 2017 SUV under $45,000, by the specialist recreational magazine and website.

Subaru XV

XV 2.0i-S took the honours, a year after Outback 2.0D Premium was named AWD SUV $45,000-$60,000 in OzRoamer’s annual Car of the Year (COTY) awards.

Rob Fraser, Editor of OzRoamer and, said XV offers “a redesigned layout that focuses on the driver with a subtle sophistication beyond most others in the segment.

“The Subaru XV 2.0i-S is packed with features that you would normally associate with larger, more expensive vehicles.

“There are some big ticks for the new XV: plenty of room, sophisticated styling, packed with features and it’s comfortable for taller drivers.

“The new platform is a game changer for the segment. It is leaps and bounds ahead of most of the competition.

“It is a dramatic improvement on the previous generation model and is class-leading.

“The XV 2.0i S is designed for those that want an active lifestyle.”

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