Subaru Creates Second Electric Car Model

The Plug-in Stella Concept is also good for 50 mph, which is perfect for urban areas, provided that one doesn't venture onto a freeway.

Published: 01-Oct-2008

While Toyota is quickly becoming the world's go-to brand for hybrids, could Subaru be the brand to purchase pure electric-powered cars from? This could very well be the case, as the Japanese automaker best known for its all wheel drive cars and crossovers showed off its second electric-powered vehicle earlier this summer, the Plug-in Stella.

The Stella wasn't designed to accommodate electric car components, and yet Subaru has managed to adapt its R1e drivetrain to this kei car. (Photo: Subaru) Subaru be the brand to purchase pure electric-powered cars from?

The Stella wasn't designed to accommodate electric car components, and yet Subaru has managed to adapt its R1e drivetrain to this kei car.

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