The 2017 Subaru Crosstrek is going to bring a lot of changes in the present model when it is launched in the summer of 2016 next year. Automakers have confirmed that this crossover models will have new exterior designs besides enhancing a lot of interior features. Many more additional features will be available for secondary uses. Previous complains about shortage of cabin space is expected to solved with the launch of this new SUV. Engineers are confident that fans would love every part of this car and would love to have their first drive as soon as possible. Engine is quite powerful along with new safety features which is are comforting news from a fan’s point of view.
2017 Subaru Crosstrek: New Design and Infotainment
The 2017 Subaru Crosstrek has a lot of gasping new designs on its body. New exquisite moon roof along with metallic body paint will enhance the look of this SUV to another level. Bumper is sleeker than those in previous models along with new sharp edges headlights with LED technology adding to its charisma. Grille contains the Subaru logo in horizontal bar along with honeycomb chrome protecting the engine below it.
Bumper colors would vary at different trim levels. Fog lights have been placed on both ends of the bumper at front. Both headlight and tail lights are equipped with LED technology. Door handles are also redesigned and quoted with glossy paints. Wheels are wider than previous and approximately about 19 inches of width. Durable friction resistant tires have also been installed.
The 2017 Subaru Crosstrek has been provide with a new infotainment system with wider 8.2 inches LED touchscreen which contains many new and useful apps. Google maps are also available which will help riders to opt for the shortest route. This in turn will prevent excess of fuel consumption. Along with these features new Climate controlling system will be available with 3 knobs controls.
For safety purpose Rear view camera, traffic alerts and lane control indicators would be available. Many airbags have been fitted in specific areas especially in the leg space. For entertainment purpose MP3 slots along with Bluetooth connectivity and Wi-Fi services will be available. Uninterrupted steaming services will ensure no moments of glam while driving. To juice up these items, new 8 speaker sound system has been installed.
The 2017 Crosstrek is designed with premium quality leather seats. Cabin space is more than adequate and will comfortably fit in 8 adults. Beside each seats many other controls will be available to site their needs like MP3/IPOD slot, and many more.
2017 Subaru Crosstrek: Engine and Fuel Economy
This car is going to be powered by a 2.0-liter four cylinder engine. It is expected to generate 150 HP and obtain 160 lb.-ft. torque. Acceleration will be quite fast and engineers have suggested that this car would reach a maximum of 190 Km/h. new hybrid powertrain in also expected to be added to this existing engine that will produce 170 HP and acquire 230 Nm torque. This unit will accelerate from 0 to 65 miles in just 8 seconds. The new crossover will be more fuel efficient than its forerunners. Carbon emission has been checked which will bring down pollution rates considerably.
Price and Arrival
The 2017 Subaru Crosstrek is priced within an optimum range in between $30,000-$35,000. It is expected to be launched in the market in the summer of 2016 or early 2017.