Since 2013, the Subaru Crosstrek has wowed the automotive market as a compact, efficient family SUV. With a boxer engine, variable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the Crosstrek was designed for adventure and weekend excursions for all.
While many of the new additions for the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek are cosmetic, special technology features and engine upgrades take the now classic design and beef it up for weekend road-warriors.
2018 Subaru Crosstrek Upgrades Take You Where You Want to Go
The 2018 Subaru Crosstrek will be available in three trim models: 2.0i base, Premium and Limited. Which Crosstrek will take you to adventure?
The Crosstrek Is The Perfect Car For Your Summer
Redesigned with safety in mind, the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek uses the all new Global Platform to reinforce the integrity of the small SUV’s build. What does this mean for drivers? You’ll get 70 percent more reinforcement, which improves the overall stability, driving comfort, and ability to hug turns and corners.
Gain more control with a lower center of gravity and a wheelbase of 104.9-inches, a wider cabin, and a revised double-wishbone independent rear suspension mounting system. More space, quieter interior, and better handling are ideal for hauling all your favorite equipment to the beach.
Crosstrek Gains New Style to Turn Heads
On the exterior, the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek has updated their design to match the new frame. The newly-sculpted body just grooves better with sleeker, flowing lines, in-your-face wheel arches, and integrated rocker panels and roof rails.
Change Your Aesthetic with Interior Upgrades
The Subaru features a few interior design upgrades, most noticeably in the realm of technology. Every model comes standard with power windows, adjustable steering column, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, SUBARU STARLINK, and an engine immobilizer.
New to 2018 are a 6.5-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto – so you can get quick updates and infotainment while you drive. Upgrades on higher trims include leather-wrapped steering wheels, moonroof capabilities, heated exterior mirrors, driver assist technology, LED headlights, 18-inch wheels, an 8-inch screen booster, and much more.
Off-the-Charts Power and Safety
The Subaru’s standard boxer engine has been revised to a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with direct fuel injection. You’ll see an increase in horsepower from 148-HP to 152-HP. You’ll also get an available Lineartronic CVT and a 7-speed manual mode with steering wheel control in the Limited series. New improvements in safety design translate into 40 percent increase in crash energy absorption.
New Eyesight and other safety technologies include:
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Automatic Pre-Collision Braking
- Lane Departure Technology
- Sway Warning Assistance
- Steering Responsive Headlights
- High Beam Assist
- Reverse Automatic Braking
- 4-way Tire Pressure Monitoring System
- Available Blind Spot Detection
- Available Lane Keep Assist
- Available Rear Cross Traffic Alert
Where Can You Find the New Subaru Crosstrek? Parkway Subaru
Learn more about the 2018 Subaru Crosstrek when you visit Parkway Subaru in Wilmington, North Carolina. Our friendly staff will guide you through what to expect when the new Crosstrek is released. While you’re here, take a test-drive in your favorite Subaru, and see why when people want to drive to adventure, they drive a Subaru.
Call us at (877) 620-0792 today!