Subaru Canada, Inc.

Subaru Canada, Inc.

June 22, 2007 15:22 ET

2008 Subaru Tribeca: Great New Model at No Increase in Price

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 22, 2007) - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today announced that it will not increase pricing for the 2008 Tribeca flagship crossover utility vehicle, even though Tribeca has undergone dramatic changes that will broaden its appeal.

The extra features add great value to the new Tribeca which will make the new model more competitive in the automotive marketplace. Here is just some of what's new for 2008:

- Completely new exterior styling

- New 3.6-litre engine that delivers 23% more low to mid range torque, improved fuel economy and is designed to run on regular gas

- New 5-speed automatic transmission that is smoother, faster shifting and more responsive

- Improved visibility thanks to its larger side-view mirrors and rear quarter window design

- Improved rear suspension system that improves ride comfort and driving stability

- Xenon High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights on all models

- Roof rails that strengthen Tribeca's SUV look and provide added functionality and versatility

- Tribeca with Premier Package now includes:

-- Improved access to the 3rd row seats

-- Standard XM satellite radio

Pricing for the 2008 Tribeca starts as follows:

Tribeca 5-passenger $41,995
Tribeca Limited Package $45,195
Tribeca 7-passenger Premier Package w/Navigation and
DVD entertainment $52,495

To make the new model even more attractive to prospective customers, all 2008 Tribecas will come with an outstanding 36-month/60,000 km no-charge scheduled maintenance plan.

The 2008 Tribeca goes on sale today in Canada.

Contact Information

  • Subaru Canada, Inc.
    Elaine Griffin
    (905) 568-4959