Subaru has officially revealed the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek, as the Subaru XV is known in the US. The updated Crosstrek now comes with a more powerful 2.5-litre, 184 PS and 239 Nm engine.
New Powertrain- 30 PS and 42 Nm more than the current 2.0-litre engine
While the base and Premium trims retain the same 2.0-litre engine as the 2020 model, the Sport and Limited trims will be getting a new 2.5-litre four-cylinder 184 PS and 239 Nm boxer engine borrowed from the current outgoing Forester and Outback.
All trims comes with an optional six-speed manual or CVT.
Exterior- Front bumper, wheel arch moldings and 17-inch wheels
For the Crosstrek Sport, it gets an updated design featuring a more prominent wheel arch moldings, dark grey 17-inch alloy wheels and a polished gunmetal finish on the grille.
Interior - StarTex Synthetic upholstery, yellow furniture and faux- carbon fibre accents
The Sport trim gets refurbished with StarTex Synthetic upholstery, yellow stitching, and faux-carbon fibre accents throughout the cockpit.
The current Subaru XV is sold in Malaysia starting from RM 117,788 with only the 2.0 litre engine avaliable.