The Tribeca franchise of Subaru was first introduced in 2005, debuting as a 2006 model. However, since its inception, this franchise has not been able to rise up as per Subaru’s standards. It was unable to attract a huge number of customers, as the company would have wanted it to. Still, after 9 years, Subaru is yet again coming up with 2016 Subaru Tribeca, for marking the celebration of its 9th anniversary. With this new 2016 model, Tribeca wishes to overcome the most prolific shortcomings that this franchise has faced over the years. In addition to that, cabin space as well as the fuel economy of its power train options will also undergo a serious redesign in order to accommodate a better vehicle.
2016 Subaru Tribeca – Exterior and Interior Design
Various interior as well as interior specs have been redesigned in order to attract more customers for this Tribeca model. According to some reports, a complete facelift has been performed as far as its exterior fascia is concerned. New LED technology has been implemented in the form of innovated headlights as well as rear tail lights. A slightly improved grille has been introduced for these new headlamps. In addition to that, 18 inch alloy wheels ensure stability and good handling on rough terrains. As far as interior specs of this 2016 Subaru Tribeca are concerned, a comfortable cabin design has been introduced. The dashboard configuration has changed with new connectivity specs, a large LCD display unit and modern infotainment module.
2016 Subaru Tribeca – Engine and Performance
There have been several rumors about the engine configuration of this model. However, at this point of the time nothing certain can be said. A couple of possible engine options have been decided to feature in this lineup. In addition to that, another hybrid model is also on the cards. Now, let’s check out the possible engine choices in 2016 Subaru Tribeca: A 3.6 LITER V6 cylinder gasoline unit will be present. This will be a new model will serve as the base engine for this 2016 version. More information will be available during later stages of production. Another 2.5 LITER inline 4 cylinder configuration might be present as well. This might serve as the hybrid powertrain, with an additional electric battery. Both these power train options will be coupled with a 5 speed CVT variable automatic gearbox. As far as drive train configuration is concerned, it will feature an all-wheel drive mode. Now, there have been a lot of circulating rumors regarding the involvement of a new engine for this 2016 model of Tribeca. Still, nothing can be said for certain. This new 2016 Tribeca model will come up on a brand new platform design. This will provide a very improved interface for this car. Now, let’s check out the various specs that are associated with this 2016 model of Tribeca.
2016 Subaru Tribeca – Price and Release Date
This model is just starting production. So its actual pricing details are not known yet. However, some sources convey that it would likely be in between $32000 and $35000. This 2016 Subaru Tribeca will become available by late 2016.