The 2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek is coming as redesigned model with many changes comparing to current vehicle. New tech specification is being prepared and this crossover should lure attention from most fans and enthusiasts. It has been already spotted in street testing, so we suppose development is in advanced phase, but if the vehicle doesn’t perform well, this process could be restored. New XV Crosstrek is very similar to its competition, but it has advantages and tricks which could be liked by buyers.
2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek redesign
Interior of the 2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek is very elegant, with 7-inch LCD display dominating the dashboard. Audio will be also improved with probably 8-speaker system. Many options for connectivity are installed, including USB port and Bluetooth. Safety inside the cabin is improved and new hardware is installed. Seats are wider and more comfortable, wrapped by leather. Leather is on steering wheel. Exterior will also get some refresh, with grille, headlights and bumper getting a new look, and it is possible that hood and roof could be redesigned.
2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek performance
The 2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek will get total of three engine options. All will have 2.0-l displacement, with base unit being petrol unit. Other two are diesel and DOHC 16 gasoline. All powertrains are mated to a 6-speed auto transmission, which transfers power to all-wheels. Better performance is boosted with new air suspension system. That is shown on fuel economy which will be closer to 30 mpg combined. Mileage is among the best in luxury crossover class, and lighter parts of the body are another reason.
2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek release date and price
New Subaru 2018 Subaru XV Crosstrek will be out during 2017, probably first at some big car show. Start of selling in dealership salons won’t happen before 2018. Base models should be available from $30,000, and price will rise with higher trims. Top of the range models will be valued around $50,000. Hybrid model is not confirmed yet, but could arrive since last XV Crosstrek had two vehicles Hybrid and Hybrid Touring offered. This one and Limited should be the most expensive examples of the SUV.