2018 Subaru Crosstrek News – Bringing on board style and power is yet another crossover from Subaru. The New Subaru Crosstrek will be as remarkable as its preceding models with a few changes here and there to give it a modern and sporty look.
New Subaru Crosstrek Exterior, Interior
To attract a wider audience, the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek will feature a classy look with luxurious inclusions. The interior will feature a dark finish spelling class and sophistication. The leather seats add a touch of class to the overall look whereas the high tech infotainment inclusions will keep all in the cabin entertained. Among these features will include a multi-touch and gesture-sensitive radio, voice control options, climate control, USB and Bluetooth connectivity and a whole new audio system. For display the dashboard will feature a 7-inch touch screen. The seats are designed in such a way to allow enough leg and neck room for free passenger movement. For safety and ease of control, this crosstrek will feature stolen vehicle recovery, automatic collision notifications and remote control to mention but a few.
Several changes will be made to the exterior as well with the shape being the most obvious change. The 2018 Subaru Crosstrek will be slimmer in appearance compared to the previous models. This will achieve agility and at the same time improve its appeal. Both the front and rear ends of the car will receive some changes with the front grille, bumper and headlights expected to receive the most evident changes featuring LED lighting. A panoramic moon roof will complete the look of elegance.
2018 Subaru Crosstrek Engine
There will be several engine options to power the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek. The conventional engine will be the 2.0liter 4-cylinder engine that has enough power to produce 148hp and 145lb-ft of torque under continuously variable automatic transmission. With a consumption standing at 25/33/28 miles per gallon and acceleration to 62mph in as little as 9.9seconds, the performance will be quite commendable. The North American version will be powered by 2.0lite Boxer engine matched with a five-speed manual transmission to give 148hp. The European version will be powered by either a 1.6-liter petrol engine with the same transmission as the American version or a 2.0liter diesel engine paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. A hybrid version will also be on offer powered by a 2.0liter 4-cylinder engine together with an electric motor giving 221hp and 221lb-ft of torque.
2018 Subaru Crosstrek Release date and price
The 2018 Subaru Crosstrek is expected to hit the dealerships in December 2017 and latest early 2018. The base model will be sold at around $21,000 while the hybrid will be sold as from $30,000.