The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek is the most powerful Crosstrek ever made by Subaru. This fun adventurous car comes with an additional horsepower compared to the one it succeeds. It is also an off-road driving car.
The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Review
This upcoming 2021 Subaru Crosstrek comes with about 20% more horsepower. The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek possesses a recently available 2.5-ltr direct-injection Subaru Boxer engine. Which delivers enough torque which increases its output to 182 horsepower.
Though it is still reaching up to a combined 29 mpg(miles per gallon). This superb power it releases gives you an adventurous ride and even more off-road performance. The soon to be debuted Crosstrek comes with a redesigned front fascia that also includes a new bumper. And also a grille.
It has a standard Advanced Adaptive Cruise which is available on trims with CVT/eyesight. And as I said earlier, it has an available 2.5-liter engine on limited and Sports models. It will come with a starting price of only $22,245. This is only $100 from the 2020 model year.
All the trim levels available on Crosstrek comes with an equipped Subaru Symmetrical All-Wheel-Drive. And a standard Active Torque Vectoring. Compared to the other SUVs that offer an All-Wheel-Drive an extra-cost option.
2021 Subaru Crosstrek’s Power Level
The 2021 Crosstrek Sport also comes with the same 2.5-liter Subaru Boxer engine that releases 182 hp and 176 lb-ft. This is just like the Crosstrek Limited. They are both paired with Lineartronic® CVT(continuously variable transmission).
- With this combination, the limited and sport trim levels can be able to attain an EPA(Environmental Protection Agency)- estimated fuel economy of
- Highway: 34 Mpg(miles-per-gallon)
- City: 27 Mpg and a combined MPG of about 29.
The more powerful engine which is contained in the Crosstrek makes it the most powerful Crosstrek ever produced by Subaru.
Available Trim Levels
It has 4 specified Trim levels for buyers who are interested. It comes with the following Trim Levels: Limited, base, Sport, Premium for buyers to choose from.
The Previous Subaru Crosstrek and The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek
The Subaru Crosstrek compact crossover was released in 2018. Even though the overall exterior styling wasn’t totally different. The interior decor of the car received enough improvements than before.
Subaru fans and loyal customers although made their complaints known about the engine of the previous Subaru rosstrek. And maybe that was the reason why the improvement in the engine. As the newly announced 2021 engine boasts a more powerful engine.
More Stylish Exterior Even Though Familiar
The 2021 Crosstrek can be recognized instantly as there is no much difference between the exterior of the 2018 model. Despite some of its nice enhancement on the exterior.
However, the new Sport trim adds a higher dose of attitude all thanks to the wheels arch moldings. And also a gunmetal-colored grille and a 17-inch dark grey alloy wheels.
It has a total of seven exterior available colors. These colors include two new choices which include a Horizon Blue Pearl and a Plasma Yellow Pearl. Despite the different trim levels. All the four Trim levels come with standard 17-inch wheels(on the Limited version, 18-inches are limited) in roof rails. It also has a machined finish, a rear roof spoiler, and a black side cladding.
Height of the Ground Clearance
There is an 8.7 inches in a total of the ground clearance. Which is an awesome ideal height for both activities (on-road and off-road activities.
Interior Sport And Premium. Even though the console layout and the general dashboard remains unchanged from last year. Some unique elements are included in the new Sport Trim.
In addition to the interior content of the Trim, yellow stitching is used by Subaru to pin on the StarTex light upholstery. And also a steering wheel and a gear shifter that is covered by leather.
All four Trims come with a standard 6.5-inch Multimedia touchscreen system.
They will also feature an Apple car play and an Android Auto compatibility and USB ports. It also comes with a 60/40 split-folding rear seat, an automatic climate control, and an advanced keyless entry.
If you are in the mood to spend more they can equip the higher Trims with a moonroof, cargo tray. And also a retractable cargo cover, a push-button start, and also a power driver seat.
The New Engine and Additional Safety
The most important improvement that they made in this 2021 Subaru Crosstrek is the improvement of the engine of the SUV. As they powered it with a 2.5-ltr of boxer four-engine that boasts a total of 182 horsepower. Which is only available on Premium and Sport Trims.
And this is the same engine that is found in the outback and larger forester. It has some standard safety features which include the Subaru Eyesight Driver Assist Tech.
Which is available for all models that have CVT.
It has some safety suite which includes Auto start-stop, pre-collision brakes, departure throttle, pre-collision throttle, and other top safety features.
High Limited models have LED daytime running lights. And also a standard LED Steering Responsive Headlights with an automatic height adjustment.
For the past six years, the crosstalk remains an insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Pick.
This is why it should be in the mind of those looking for a safety car to buy.