The 2024 Subaru Crosstrek, debuting at the 2023 Chicago Auto Show, is a sign that the manufacturer is listening to its customers and critics. With improved interior design, standard EyeSight driver assistance, and a starting cost of $26,290, the Crosstrek competes with the Ford Bronco Sport, Kia Seltos, Hyundai Kona, and Toyota Corolla Cross.
The Subaru Crosstrek has always been a favorite among car enthusiasts, and the latest generation of this model is no exception. With a rugged styling and a high ride height, this car-based crossover is designed to be both stylish and adventurous. With the latest generation, Subaru has listened to its customers and critics, making improvements to this already popular car.
Dimensions and Space Requirements
The new Crosstrek has not changed much in terms of dimensions compared to its previous version, but there are still some differences that are worth mentioning. The wheelbase has changed slightly and the width is roughly the same, but the overall height is shorter for the new version. Despite these changes, the headroom for models with a moonroof has increased and the rear legroom remains the same. The cargo space has decreased slightly, but the rear liftgate has a low liftover height, making it easier to access.
The interior of the new Crosstrek has been improved in several ways, with a more supportive design for the front seats, improved sound dampening, and a more modern design. Standard features include dual-zone HVAC and Subaru’s EyeSight driver assistance features, which include pedestrian and bicycle detection, automated emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, and lane-departure warning. There are also optional features such as wireless phone charging and an all-weather package that includes heated seats, mirrors, and wipers.
The Cost of Entry
The new Crosstrek starts at $26,290, which is only $70 more than the previous version. The Premium trim starts at $27,440 and the Sport trim starts at $30,290. The Limited trim starts at $32,190, which is $1,470 more than the previous version. When compared to other models in the same segment, the Crosstrek is still a good value for its price.
The Subaru Crosstrek is an excellent car for those who are looking for something that is both stylish and adventurous. With improvements to the interior and a reasonable price tag, this model is sure to be a hit with car enthusiasts. Whether you’re looking for a car to take on long road trips or a car to take on a rugged off-road adventure, the Crosstrek is sure to meet your needs.