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This week, Subaru Canada announced the release of the 2016 Crosstrek, this model comes with new updates and a completely refreshed exterior design. This rugged vehicle was made for city slickers, adventurers and everyone in between. It now stands out from the rest with an additional vibrant Hyper Blue exterior which complements a contrasting orange stitching in the interior. Priced at an excellent value this vehicle is now available at dealerships across Canada. 

Environmental Impact

The Crosstrek is engineered with minimal environmental impact; it was built in a zero-landfill facility and includes Subaru’s standard Partial Zero Emission Vehicle (PZEV) engine. The vehicle has been engineered for maximum capability, features that enhance include; 17-inch wheels, a front fascia build, and 220mm of ground clearance.


The vehicle is excellently priced, the traditional model starts at $24,995 whereas the Crosstrek Hybrid is priced from $30,495. The Crosstrek is one of North America’s most fuel-efficient all-wheel-drive crossover utility vehicle. And it’s value doesn’t stop there, when you consider that the vehicle comes with with Subaru’s symmetrical full-time AWD, and holds the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick and when equipped with EyeSight, Top Safety Pick +.

Exterior and Interior Features

The sporty Crosstrek features a bold five-door design, with new headlight and taillight designs, new front and rear fascia and a new wheel design. A new orange stitching lines the seating and door trim, and the vehicle holds impressive cargo space with a maximum cargo volume of 1,470 L. The vehicle doesn’t short on passenger space, with a roomy space to fit five people comfortably.

A 7-inch infotainment system enhances the limited package and features capabilities including;Apple iPhone siri, SiriusXM Audio, SiriusXM Traffic,Travel Link and SUBARU Map Update Program.
Feature breakdown:

  • 148 horsepower 2.0 litre Subaru Boxer engine 
  • Standard PZEV equipment 
  • 9.1 L/100 km city and 7.0 L / 100 km highway
  • 7.9 L / 100 km city and 6.9 L / 100 km highway Hybrid model
  • Hybrid model include electric motor linked to a hybrid CVT transmission 
  • 1,470 L maximum cargo volume 
  • 200mm of ground clearance, 17-inch wheels
  • Priced from $24,995 | Hybrid priced at $30,495