There is no better time for the 2016 Subaru Crosstrek to launch. It is expected that this crossover SUV is going to get huge improvements as compared to its predecessor. Although the car has not been launched but there are a lots of anticipations made beforehand. It is expected that this SUV, 2016 Subaru Crosstrek will come with overwhelming features that will make the drive more fun.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The car has been redesigned and touched. It has been heard that the redesigning is done on the basis of the feedback provided by customers. This car will come with enhanced visibility. The driver will not just have to rely on the rear view camera, there is plenty of more fascinating things in the car that will improve the drive. This car is also going to be available in a variety of colors starting from blue, black, gray, red, silver and white. It is expected that an advanced entertainment system will be installed in the car with improved safety features.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek is the 4th generation car with mechanical updates and some facelifting. It is also called the Big Minor Change. The suspension, headlights, taillights, fog lights and the front bumper has been revised. Further changes include aggressive hatch spoiler at the rear, STi shift knobs and STi branded wheels. 17 inch alloy wheels will be added too. Moving on to the interior, leather seats will be added and other equipment that might be seen include moon roof, access function, parking assist, LCD, and more modern instruments. The headroom and the legroom has been improved so the SUV can easily adjust 7 passengers. Enhanced safety features are there to provide ease to the driver.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek: Engine and Fuel Economy
Moving on to the powertrain, the 2016 Subaru Crosstrek is going to have 2 liter 4-cylinder boxer engine. This engine will be capable of producing 148 hp and it will run on gasoline. The car and its machinery has been built using light weight material so it is going to be fuel efficient as well. From rumors, it has also been heard that it might come in hybrid form. The fuel efficiency is going to be the best. The fuel consumption in the city is 27 mpg while that on the highway is 36 mpg. The engine will come in 5 speed manual transmission.
The automaker has been working on improving the mileage of the car with the existing powertrain. If the hybrid version is out, then it will come in the continuously variable auto transmission. The performance on highway will be 34 mpg while on city will be 30 mpg.
2016 Subaru Crosstrek: Release Date and Price
Typically, Subaru has always made small increments in the prices but if there is inflation, then price might be a bit higher than the usual increment. It is heard that the 2016 Subaru Crosstrek will be available for sale in 2015. The expected base price is $ 26 500 but it might increase because of the engine chosen. For more information on the car, fans will have to wait till the company itself makes any announcement.