The Efficient and Adventurous 2025 Subaru Solterra in Albuquerque, NM

Although the 2025 Subaru Solterra in Albuquerque, NM is an electric vehicle, it’s still a Subaru, meaning it brings what its siblings bring to the table: standard all-wheel drive and the capability for light off-roading duty. With generous cabin space and plenty of cargo volume, five adults and their stuff will fit comfortably for the ride. And, of course, since it’s a Subaru, the list of safety and driver-assist features that come standard is long. 

The Solterra is even more appealing in the increasingly competitive EV class, thanks to minor updates, A few highlights include faster charging times and upgraded safety technology, including the excellent EyeSight® Driver-Assist system, which now has hands-free driving at lower speeds!

Exterior and Interior Design

Like other Subaru autos on our lot, the Solterra has a rugged, outdoorsy design. It has more ground clearance than most other electric crossovers and comes with standard roof rails that can withstand up to 700 pounds when parked (perfect for those rooftop tents you’ve been seeing). You’ll also enjoy standard LED headlights to light your way, and improvements to the battery- warming system for better cold-weather starts. 

The all-electric Solterra has a comfortable, aesthetically pleasing cabin with a mix of attractive textures, including a soft-touch dashboard. The large windshield, door windows, and panoramic sunroof give the interior a spacious and airy feeling. A high-mounted digital instrument panel and large horizontal touchscreen take center stage, while an elevated center console with a rotary shift knob allows for extra storage beneath. 

Tech and Safety in the 2025 Subaru Solterra in Albuquerque, NM

You’ll be delighted with the innovative technology and safety features that make the Solterra shine. Keyless entry, push-button start, and automatic high-beams are standard on every model, as is wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto. The base Premium trim has an 8-inch infotainment display, while the middle Limited and top-tier Touring variants boast the upgraded 12.3-inch screen, a wireless charging pad, navigation, and a premium Harman-Kardon audio system.

Every Solterra model comes packed with Subaru’s advanced driver-assist and safety technology. Adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, emergency steering assist, forward collision warning, and front cross-traffic alert are standard. Subaru’s groundbreaking EyeSight® driver-assist technologies were updated to bring you hands-free driving assistance at 25 mph or less speeds. Limited and Touring trims are fitted with an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and for the first time, a 360-degree camera is available, as well as rear cross-traffic alert, and a semi-autonomous parking system. The Touring trim adds a digital rearview mirror for even more driving confidence. The inclusion of an app for your smartphone allows you to control the HVAC system remotely to get the inside cooled down before you get in, lock/unlock doors, and more. 

Power and Performance

The Solterra is graced with Subaru’s legendary Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, allowing drivers to go further while keeping the environment happy. It uses two electric motors and a 72.8-kWh battery pack to produce up to 215 horsepower and 249 lb-ft of torque. You can use this power differently depending on the drive mode selection, which includes Normal, Eco, Power, and X-mode. X-mode is used to help in slippery conditions or on uneven terrain by independently controlling the power distributed to each wheel. It also has paddles on the steering wheel to adjust the regenerative braking force. 

When fully charged, the 2025 Subaru Solterra in Albuquerque, NM gets an estimated 222-227 miles of all-electric range. A Level 2 charging station will recharge the battery in nine hours, but a 100kW DC fast charger will re-juice the Solterra to 80 percent in about 35 minutes. Its EPA fuel economy rating stands at 104 MPGe combined.

Stop by Today

Even though the 2025 models have yet to arrive, you can still check out and test drive a 2024 model of the Solterra. Stop by Fiesta Subaru, 7100 Lomas Blvd in Albuquerque, NM 87110, on your way home from work or whenever you choose to get an up close look at the Solterra and other fantastic Subaru vehicles.