Subaru has planned to surprise all its fans with all-new 2017 Subaru Crosstrek. The current model debuted as XV concept in 2011. This model was unveiled at the New York International Auto Show in 2012. With the change in its plan to offer greater convenience to all its buyers, it is expected to become more comfortable to fascinate all its buyers.
The automaker has cleared its vision with this new Subaru Crosstrek 2017. It is expected to get an improvement in its engine performance and fuel economy as well. The current models are incorporated with 2 liters BOXER engine that can produce 148 hp. It is mated to either 5-speed manual transmission or Lineartronic (second-generation) CVT system.
2017 Subaru Crosstrek – Interior and Exterior Design
According to car experts, this new 2017 Crosstrek has already joined the production lineup. But the manufacturer has not confirmed the same. It has been expected to feature redesigned front grille along with the headlights and foglights. The front bumper is also expected to get a change in its shape. With the availability of new 17-inch aluminum wheels, it will offer great performance. The suspension system is also expected to modify. With the thought of reduction of materials to optimize the body weight, the manufacturer will also work on its aerodynamics.
Headlights will likely to get angular position beside its hood. The front grille will come with a revised mesh design. At the bottom, its front bumper is also likely to get a mesh design for greater air intakes. With the signature style of design and finish, it is expected to combine muscularity in performance. The 2017 Subaru Crosstrek will feature attractive amenities in the interior. It is expected to get new styling and better materials for its upholstery. So far, the current model has named as Subaru XV Crosstrek will soon become Subaru Crosstrek.
With the installation of the new infotainment system, it will come with a 7-inch touchscreen. Spectators can see plenty of metallic touch within the cabin space along with a black-colored dashboard. For the betterment and safety of all its passengers, it is expected to come with high beam assist, lane keeps assist, rearview mirror SRS side airbags and SRS curtain airbags.
2017 Subaru Crosstrek – Powerful Engine and Performance
This 2017 Subaru Crosstrek is likely to equip an upgraded 2.0-liter turbodiesel engine beside its 1.6-liter gasoline engine. If this engine gets a chance, then it will be mated to a 6-speed transmission system besides its 5-speed manual transmission.
At present, hybrid Subaru XV Crosstrek is available in the market. The manufacturer does not confirm whether the production team is working on a hybrid version of new Subaru Crosstrek or not. But it is clear that if Crosstrek will come in hybrid, this will become a great rival to all its competitors.
2017 Subaru Crosstrek – Expected MSRP and Availability
In conclusion, at this stage, the price of this model is expected to reach $26,500 for its base model. It will be better to wait till the manufacturer put some lights on it. Finally, if someone wants to know about the actual release date, then 2017 Subaru Crosstrek might get its release at the beginning of 2017.