An previously variation of this tale referred to the Foundation and High quality trims currently being driven by an inline-boxer motor.
CHICAGO — When it comes in U.S. showrooms this yr, the redesigned 2024 Subaru Crosstrek will activity a selection of new systems, some enhanced driving dynamics, unique styling and, at the very least for some designs, a VIN indicating it was crafted in the U.S.
The Crosstrek was Subaru’s top-selling nameplate in the U.S. in 2022, with 155,142 autos, a 22 % enhance above the earlier yr. The 3rd-technology subcompact crossover, producing its U.S. debut at this week’s Chicago Auto Show, seeks to strengthen on the styling and managing that manufactured it well known. It ups the ante with a typical driver-help package deal, an readily available 11.six-inch infotainment monitor and a starting up price tag which is the similar as the 2023 Crosstrek with the similar computerized transmission.
The 2024 Crosstrek will arrive in 4 trims: Foundation, High quality, Activity and Constrained, each and every outfitted with all-wheel push and a constantly variable transmission. The Foundation and High quality trims are driven by a two.-liter boxer motor offering 152 hp and 145 pound-toes of torque, though the Activity and Constrained trims obtain a two.five-liter boxer motor rated at 182 hp and 178 pound-toes of torque.
For the to start with time due to the fact the vehicle’s introduction far more than a 10 years back, some variations of the Crosstrek — the Activity and Constrained trims — will be crafted at the Subaru of Indiana Automotive manufacturing facility in Lafayette, Ind., though the remainder will be imported from Japan. The U.S.-manufactured variations are anticipated to start out arriving at dealerships this summer season.
To strengthen managing, the redesigned Crosstrek will be outfitted with a variation of the Subaru WRX’s twin-pinion digital electrical power steering rack, and improved torsional rigidity.
Inside of the cabin, Subaru set up far more supportive entrance seats to limit tiredness and enhance consolation, and it states it targeted on lowering sound. Rear darkish-tint privateness glass is a typical element.
The Crosstrek will obtain the most current up to date variation of the brand’s Vision driver-help technological know-how, which contains a new electrical brake booster to help in halting. Subaru states the process “can detect bicycles and pedestrians at intersections faster and, when required, alerts the driver and applies braking to stay away from collisions.” Reverse computerized braking and blind-place detection with lane-modify aid are optional, as is rear cross-website traffic notify.
Twin-zone weather command will come typical on the Crosstrek, which will now have its HVAC process concentrate on occupied seats rather of the entire cabin to strengthen effectiveness, the brand name states.
Subaru’s Starlink infotainment process will arrive typical with twin seven-inch contact screens or an optional one 11.six-inch contact monitor that is outfitted with wi-fi Apple CarPlay and Android Car.
Pricing for the 2024 Subaru Crosstrek will start out at $26,290, which include delivery, the brand name stated.