Subaru Crosstrek

Price $23,795 – $42,595
Fuel consumption 6.6 – 10.5 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 86%(view ratings)
A popular vehicle among Canadian drivers due to its right-sized package and trusted all-wheel drive system included as standard equipment, the Subaru Crosstrek arrives for 2021 with a new available engine in Outdoor and Limited trim. We’re talking about a 2.5-litre flat-four unit that serves up 182 horsepower. Convenience, Touring and Sport models continue to rely on a 2.0-litre engine rated at 152 horsepower.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 86%
Fuel economy 7/10
Reliability 8/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 9/10
Overall 9/10

What's new in 2021

New Outdoor trim with 2.5L engine, also added to the Limited trim. Heated steering wheel (Touring and Sport), grille and redesigned wheels.


  • Good behavior on the road
  • Unbeatable winter skills
  • Build quality and reliability
  • Very good resale value


  • Expensive PHEV version + low electric range
  • Higher fuel consumption with manual transmission
  • Power a little tight (2 liters)