Subaru will launch its first plug-in hybrid later this year. The company is finally making good on its 2013 promise of a hybrid vehicle. Though Subaru has not yet announced which of its models will utilize a hybrid system, it has stated that the PHEV will employ the same system found in Toyota’s Prius Prime.
Beyond PHEVs, Subaru looks to release its first all electric vehicle by 2021. As it takes steps to do so, the company has joined a new electric vehicle technology development venture alongside Toyota. Read more.