In today’s utterly been fierce compact crossover class of vehicles, it is pretty hard to attract attention, but it seems that upgraded 2016 Subaru Crosstrek variant goes, quite easily, by hand. According our estimations that’s the case for one&only reason. It’s the one&only vehicle, available in today’s global car markets, which goes to a gas-electric hybrid motor option in addition to the standard gas-powered model. Looking from all the other aspects, it is quite similar to ordinary compact crossover from its class, but in order to be quite honest and fair, perhaps slightly upgraded Crosstrek feels more carlike than most rivals. Let’s have a bit better insight into all this matter, shall we?
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Interior, Exterior & Appearance
First and foremost, we’d like to stress out, the once the Crosstrek comes available, it should debut in the following five trim levels: 2.0i, 2.0i Premium, 2.0i Limited, Hybrid and the most exclusive in its class will be known under the name the Hybrid Touring. Naturally, of the exact opted trim level will depend and the exact equipment.
However, no matter of the exact opted trim level, all the Crosstreks, in the terms of the interior design, will be equipped with the latest high quality materials from Subaru. Such as: fully upholstered seats in the finest dark leather, newly designed main dashboard which central spot should be occupied with 4.3 or 7 inches full colored touch screen display coupled with some stunningly crafted technological buttons, knobs and variously hi-technological gadgets. These hi-technological gadgets will be: USB connectivity, really strong and pretty reliable Bluetooth connectivity and audio systems, voice controls, multi touch gestures and various climate control options are only some of the numerous.
In the terms of exterior of the Subaru Crosstrek 2016, it is imagined to be, at least half as spectacular as its inner part. Newly produced model should be somehow slimmer than the current one, more agile and should come along available with much improved general aerodynamics. The 2016 Subaru Crosstrek should suffer some minor refreshments and modifications to its rear end as well on its front end.
One of the most changes visible modifications, on its front end will be: slightly redesigned front grille, totally restyled headlights and newly crafted front bumper. Thanks to these refreshments, the vast majority of people will find upgraded Crosstrek highly desirable, a bit sporty-oriented as well as highly aggressive, when been coupled with utterly been attractive- LED technology lightning.
Subaru Crosstrek 2016 Engine
As for the engine range concerns, absolutely everything is possible. The only sure thing is that all-new 2016 Subaru Crosstrek should come along powered by a several different powerplant options, which will fit all the level trims. This newly designed variant will most certainly feature a 2.0l horizontally opposed 4-cylinder engine option that will be just enough capable of making around 148 hp and 145 pounds of torque.
It should be available adjusted to an AWD drive mode system and paired with a 5-speed manual transmission. The hybrid variant of this spectacular compact crossover will feature the same engine running through the Continuous Variable Transmission, but, with the help of the certain adds that will be added to an electric motor, will make it just enough capable to produce up to 160 horsepower and 163 pounds of torque.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek Release Date & Prices
The starting price for the brand new 2016 Subaru Crosstrek will come in a range between $21,195 and $26,395 for a base model and it should hit the global car markets until the end on this very year.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek
Engine: 2.0-liter SUBARU BOXER® 4-cylinder
Overall NHTSA safety rating: 5 star
Towing capacity: 1,500 lbs
Horsepower: 148 HP