Subaru, the four-wheel specialist automaker, entered the battery electric vehicle market (BEV). Although the company has entered late the electric vehicle market, the carmakers whose vehicles are powered by boxer 4WD power trains have entered a collaboration with Toyota for the manufacturing of Subaru Solterra, the first battery Subaru electric vehicle as the brand is trying to keep pace with the rest of the players in the market. The name Solterra is derived from the two words. “Sol” means “sun” and “terra” means “earth”. More about the brand is in the brief write-up that follows. Subaru electric car 2022 The Solterra will be made available in the United States, China, Japan, and Europe by mi-2022 aside from Toyota’s bZ4X. As far as the features are concerned, check the following- \tTwo grades will be available as of now, and these include front-driven cars at the entry level. \tIt is equipped with a motor creating 195 lb-ft and 201 hp of torque. \tA 0-62 mph of 8.4 seconds. \tSolterra is the twin motor flagship that uses four-wheel drive technology and is developed by Subaru. \tThis can lift power up to 215 hp, has to torque up to 248 lb-ft, and splits its 0-62mph time to 7.7 seconds. \tThe front-wheel-drive Subaru electric car version boasts a cruising range of 330 miles. \tThe all-wheel-drive version can ride a distance of 285 miles with just single charging; however, the so-called real-world figure would be 290 and 250 respectively. In a statement released in 2020, related to Subaru’s future lineup, it said it has plans to offer plug-in hybrids, EVs, and just hybrids that would constitute 40% of the sales across the globe by 2030 and by 100% by 2035. What are the advantages of investing in an electric vehicle (EV)? You do not have to invest in fuel with a Subaru electric car. As such, you can be relieved that you are using an eco-friendly car thereby making your bit of contribution to the green environment. Electric vehicles provide instant torque so the performance of these vehicles is further accentuated. Also, you do not have to worry about filling gasoline at the gas stations. The cost of maintenance is low, and as there are no engine vibrations, there is less noise as well. What kind of charger will Solterra Subaru electric car require? You can charge the Solterra Subaru electric car at home with the help of a Level 1 120V charger. Alternatively, you can also use a Level 2 240V charger. By purchasing an electric vehicle, you also get to enjoy a federal tax credit incentive of up to $7,500. Depending on your location and location, you can enjoy add-on discounts, tax credits, and incentives. Further Reading \t Electric Vehicle Advantages - Know more about the finer aspects \t Will Electric Vehicles take over the World? \t Are Electric Cars Better for the Environment?