I’ve been a somewhat silent fan of the Crosstrek (previously XV Crosstrek) since they showed up stateside a few years ago. With the 2018 model, Subaru has finally addressed many of the issues I had with the outgoing model. Continue reading
The XV is the non-US version of the Crosstrek; which debuted as the XV Crosstrek in the US in 2012 as a 2013 model. Subaru will officially debut the new US spec Crosstrek next month at the New York International Auto Show.
As the last few body on frame SUVs hold on for dear life, we must embrace the fact that we’re going to need different ways of classifying utility vehicles – the lines between SUVs, crossovers, wagons, hatchbacks and even vans have forever been blurred.