The Subaru Crosstrek is one of the Japanese automaker’s top vehicles in the US due to its large interior, off-road capabilities and an affordable price. For 2021 the Crosstrek was updated in its appearance with a bigger 2.5-liter boxer-four engine derived from Legacy and Forester.
Subaru has been celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Crosstrek in Japan and in the US, where it is sold under the name of Subaru XV and comes with a brand new special edition. The model is dubbed”the Advance Style Edition, the commemorative XV is distinguished with its front grille and front bumper guard mirrors for the door, and a rear spoiler that is painted in a contrast grey metallic.
Wheel specs and other details about Subaru XV Advance Style Edition
It rides on unique 18-inch aluminum wheels that are painted with dark gun metal. The seats inside are covered with grey faux leather, with yellow contrast stitching. Likewise, the steering wheel has genuine leather and contrast stitching in yellow.
Subaru XV Advance Style Edition features
In Japan, there is a Subaru XV Advance Style Edition powered by the 2.0-liter E-boxer engine, which produces the equivalent of 143 horsepower and 138 pounds of torque. The power is distributed to the four wheels. As a standard, the Subaru XV Advance Style comes with Subaru’s EyeSight Safety Plus package of safety aids, which include rear-view vehicle detection as well as the front and side view monitors. In Japan the limited version of the Subaru XV will retail for 2,915,000 yen ($25,538).
Additionally to this, it’s also worth noting that the Subaru XV now includes heated seats in the front as standard, and a brand new blue sapphire paint option is available on the 1.6-liter version in Japan.
When will the Subaru Crosstrek Edition arrive in US
We’ll need to wait and check to see the outcome of this test to determine if Subaru plans to release an edition-only version that’s based on the Crosstrek to America to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the subcompact; however, nothing has been confirmed yet.
Pricing and Availability
In the US 2022 Subaru Crosstrek is available with either the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 150 horsepower or the 2.5-liter boxer engine rated with 182 horsepower. The hybrid version blends with the 2.0-liter boxer engine and two electric motors, resulting in a total 148 hp. Prices in 2022 for the Subaru Crosstrek starts at $22,445.