The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is a compact sport utility vehicle, which is manufactured by the Japanese automobile section of Fuji Heavy Industries, the Subaru. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid vehicle ranks 15 among the 27 reasonably priced compact sport utility vehicles. This rank is derived from the test drives of the SUV and the analysis of published reviews, in addition to dependability and safety information.
Though the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is designed with a small cargo space, it offers inspiring fuel economy, strong acceleration, and a calm interior. The present SUV is available with a four-cylinder engine and an electric motor, and the combination delivers quick acceleration.
The standard automatic transmission of the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid responds rapidly, and it features a manual mode, which is helpful when buyers drive the SUV in the snow. The SUV earns an EPA-predictable mileage of 30 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway that are some of the unsurpassed estimates in the class among both non-hybrid and hybrid compact sport utility vehicles. However, those estimates are only slightly better than the mileage of the gas-only models of the Subaru vehicles.
The current Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid has rather receptive steering and handling, but some buyers are of the opinion that its driving dynamics are not extremely engaging. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid's regenerative brakes are more reliable than those of some of its hybrid rivals.
The latest model of the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is designed with reasonably roomy seats in its front and in its back. The cabin of the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is tightly designed and it is equipped with a simple control layout. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is much better insulated, as well, against the road noise and the wind than the non-hybrid version of the Subaru XV Crosstrek. This is for the reason that the availability of the ample sound-deadening material.
Some of the standard features that the latest Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is equipped with include:
6.2-inch touch screen
Aha Smartphone app integration
Heated side mirrors
Some of the optional available interior features equipped in the current model XV Crosstrek Hybrid from Subaru include:
Seven-inch touch screen with voice-activated navigation
Two USB ports
Power moon roof
Most of the owners of the current Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid have a simple infotainment system and straightforward dashboard controls. However, some are of the opinion that the accessible navigation system in the current sport utility vehicle is complicated and its stereo has a deprived sound quality.
The present model of the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid is designed with the overall cargo room of 50.2 cubic feet, which is below the average for a vehicle in its class. However, some buyers feel that those rating are only less than those of the non-hybrid models of the Subaru XV Crosstrek to some extent. Test drivers who tested both the hybrid and non-hybrid model of the XV Crosstrek sport utility vehicle from Subaru appreciate the smooth load floor and under-floor storage cubicle of the vehicle.