As we all know, nowadays, it is pretty hard to attract some bigger amount of attention, but it seems that all-new 2015 Subaru Crosstrek doesn’t have that sort of a problem. Why is that? We can hear you wondering. Mainly because, it’s the only vehicle of this type that’s available as a gas-electric hybrid in addition to the standard gas-powered model as well as it has a superb general appearance, when being compared to the vast majority of its competitors. If you are, in a constant seeking, of a wonderfully designed small crossover, perhaps the Subaru Crosstrek 2015 presents for you a match made in heaven. In order to have a bit better insight into all this story, we suggest to read this review until its end.
This, simply, lovable, small crossover is available for purchase in five trim levels: 2.0i, 2.0i Premium, 2.0i Limited, Hybrid and Hybrid Touring. Naturally, of the opted trim level depends and the exact gear that follows.
2015 Subaru Crosstrek front view
So, if you, for example, choose to buy the base 2.0i trim level, you will get: 17-inch alloy wheels, rear privacy glass, cruise control, roof rails, air-conditioning, a 60/40-split-folding rear seat, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a rearview camera, which will be available paired with a four-speaker audio system and a 6.2-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth phone coupled with audio connectivity, a USB port and an auxiliary input jack and smartphone integration a CD player. While, slightly upgraded the 2.0i Premium includes also heated mirrors and front seats, a cargo cover coupled with a removable cargo tray, an adjustable center armrest and a six-speaker audio system.
2015 Subaru Crosstrek side view
But, if you opt to buy the 2.0i Limited, you will get the adds, like: ambient interior lighting, automatic headlights, slightly upgraded instrumentation, full leather upholstery, an automatic climate control, a rear seat fold-down armrest that will come along available with an upgraded infotainment system and slightly improved satellite radio, hands-free text messaging linked to a 7.0-inch touchscreen display and dual USB ports.
2015 Subaru Crosstrek interior front view
When it comes to hi-exclusive trim levels, such as the Hybrid and the Hybrid Touring, if you opt for these, you can expect to get the following gear: a pretty unique designed 17-inch wheels, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, keyless entry and ignition, an LCD display in the gauge cluster, an improved pedestrian alert system that emits a sound, while the vehicle is only using the electric motor to notify pedestrians of its presence, simply masterfully designed sunroof, and a hybrid-specific energy display atop the center stack.
Subaru Crosstrek 2015 Engine
Under the hood of each standard (non-hybrid) 2015 Subaru Crosstrek is equipped with a 2.0-liter horizontally opposed “boxer” four-cylinder engine that is powerful just enough to produce 148 horsepower and 145 pound-feet of torque.
2015 Subaru Crosstrek engine
This particular motor option is linked to five-speed manual transmission and adjusted on an all-wheel-drive mode with a 50/50 front/rear power distribution.
2015 Subaru Crosstrek Release Date & Prices
The 2015 Subaru Crosstrek is already available for purchase for the 30,000 USD as a starting price for a base model.