2018 Subaru Levorg Pricing And Specs: 1.6 Model Cuts Entry Cost, Sti Sport Debuts

2018 Subaru Levorg pricing and specs: 1.6 model cuts entry cost, STI Sport debuts

Australian pricing and specifications for the updated 2018 Subaru Levorg range has been announced this week, bringing a new engine option, a much sharper price of entry, and lightly revised looks.

But, there’s a catch: while the arrival of the 1.6 model opens the Levorg range up to more buyers, the company has at the same time significantly increased the price you’ll pay to step into a 2.0-litre model. More on that, further below.

Subaru Content With Levorg Sales, But Range Growth Is Key

Subaru content with Levorg sales, but range growth is key

Subaru Australia says it is happy with the sales figures of its mid-sized Levorg wagon, despite owning only a small corner of the local market.

On the smaller side of medium, the Levorg sits alongside Subaru’s big Liberty sedan as one of the brand’s two offerings. With no Liberty wagon in the current line-up – dropped locally in favour of the jacked-up but mostly identical Outback – the Levorg fills the ‘conventional wagon’ role.

Subaru Levorg Becomes Safer With Standard Eyesight Across The Range

Subaru Levorg Becomes Safer With Standard EyeSight Across The RangeSubaru's advanced collision avoidance technology has been added to every Levorg ordered in the United Kingdom from now on, at no extra cost.
By combining the Pre-Collision Braking, Pre-Collision Throttle Management, Pre-collision Steering Assist, Lead Vehicle Start Alert, Lane Departure Warning & Sway Warning, and Adaptive Cruise Control, the system, known as EyeSight functions "purely optically" as the automaker explains, having two camera lenses mounted on both sides of the rearview mirror which create a stereoscopic image.

2017 Subaru Levorg Pricing And Specifications In Australia

2017 Subaru Levorg pricing and specifications in AustraliaThe all-new 2017 Subaru Levorg has launched in Australia with a starting price of $42,990 (before on-road costs) for the base GT model, and $52,890 (before on-road costs) for the top of the range GT-S Spec B.

All three Subaru Levorg variants are powered by the same engine and drivetrain as the current WRX – a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine that delivers 197kW of power and 350Nm of torque coupled to a continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT).

Subaru Levorg Sti Wagon Heading To Production

Subaru Levorg STi Wagon Heading To ProductionSubaru is prepping a hot STi version of their Levorg wagon, with the announcement being made through a teaser video.
Showing the car's front with LED headlamps and an "STi" badge set on the grille, the teaser also reveals a summer launch for the high-performance Levorg in Japan, with no mention of availability in other markets. An official presentation could me made over the next few weeks.

Imagined : 2018 Subaru Levorg Wagon For North American Consumption

Imagined : 2018 Subaru Levorg Wagon For North American ConsumptionSome things can be absolutely head-scratching in life; cue Florida man, the political rise of Donald Trump and Subaru’s insistence of shunning the North American performance wagon market. The latter, in particular, is somewhat disheartening to those enthusiasts wanting WRX thrills, with the interior practicality of an Outback.

Subaru Levorg New Photos

Subaru Levorg New PhotosAfter a successful launch in Japan, Subaru decided that it was time for the Levorg sports tourer to take its chances in Europe as well.
The Levorg became available at the end of September last year, when it officially replaced the 5th generation Legacy on the old continent (though not the Outback).

Subaru Levorg Is Not For North America Yet

Subaru Brings Euro-Spec Levorg to GenevaFor Subaristas, the Levorg needs no introduction. Fans of the marque have been begging Subaru of America (SOA) to bring it over here from the moment it was first introduced. First introduced in Japan a year or so ago, and now making its way across the globe, it is one delicious wagon that SOA refuses to let Americans taste.

2016 Subaru Levorg Spied In Australia

2016 Subaru Levorg Spied in AustraliaThe all-new 2016 Subaru Levorg wagon has been spied in Australia this week, in the lead-up to its local market launch next year.
Spied on the New South Wales stretch of the Hume Highway over the weekend, this Levorg is likely a factory-owned Australian-market model in final evaluation.

Subaru Levorg Priced From £27,495 In The Uk

Subaru Levorg performance wagon decision due by March 2015Subaru has announced UK pricing for the all-new Levorg estate, which goes on sale at the end of September. The model will be offered in a single GT trim level with “generous standard specification” (including AWD) for a base price of £27,495 (approximately $42,850).