Most of the users of the Crosstrek crossover from Subaru were disappointed with 2016 year model. It is mainly because that vehicle hasn’t brought too much changes and fixes of irritating bugs. However, that one is gone now, as we are preparing for the 2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek. There are many reasons why to wait for this model since last one got just minor changes. For upcoming SUV, be sure that many new updates are ready, as well as new features. Subaru is not going to disappoint their fans once again.
2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek redesign
The 2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek is a part of mid-cycle refreshment, since new generation of the SUV is not in plans yet. However, with large amount of fixes and modifications, crossover is being updated and it could lure interest from many fans, within or outside this segment. First of all, the cheapest changes could be made on lightning, so expect news exactly there. With that, on the front end, comes new grille and revisited bumper. Car has 17-inch aluminum wheels installed, and it is going to be available in few more color schemes. We have a sunroof, and when we get into cabin, we will feel comfort and sophisticated look. Metallic details and black dashboard, door trims and unique stitches are just some of many parts which boost impression about 2017 Crosstrek.
2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek engine
Since there are many changes on 2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek styling, we could expect more effort on drivetrain end. But, there were no many complains on powerplant options, company decided to continue to use same units for new crossover. So, 2017 Crosstrek SUV gets 1.6-l as its base unit. There are also two optional engines. First is bigger, 2.0-l DOHC petrol drivetrain, and third is turbo-diesel unit, with 2.0-l displacement. All options are paired with 6-speed automatic transmission, which sends power to all wheels.
2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek release date and price
We expect 2017 Subaru XV Crosstrek to be ready for market by the end of 2016. Premiere was scheduled for one of the upcoming big car shows. When it arrive, estimated price will be between $26,500 and $30,000.