The Subaru Crosstrek Is The Most Recommended Model According to Consumer Reports

September 28th, 2023 by

Consumer Reports has recently recommended the 2023 Subaru Crosstrek as a reliable and high-performing vehicle. As for the all-new 2024 Crosstrek, it is unclear whether it will receive the same recommendation. However, based on Subaru’s reputation for producing durable and dependable cars, it is likely that the 2024 Crosstrek will also earn a recommendation from Consumer Reports.


Subaru Crosstrek

Consumer Reports, a trusted source for unbiased product ratings and reviews, has recently declared the 2023 Subaru Crosstrek the best subcompact SUV on the market today(2023) based on its rigorous evaluation standards. The evaluation process involves the experienced Auto Test Center team of CR, who subject each model to over 50 tests every year to assess driving performance, safety, comfort, and ease of use. The 2023 Subaru Crosstrek emerged as the clear winner, earning an exceptional road test score of 88/100, based on a composite score of over 50 evaluations and tests conducted at CR’s sprawling 327-acre test facility in Colchester, Connecticut.


 These assessments cover a wide range of factors, including emergency handling, braking capabilities, fuel economy, ride, seat comfort, headlights, and controls, among others, making it a well-rounded SUV that meets the highest standards of quality and performance. Subaru Crosstrek owners can now take pride in owning a vehicle that has been thoroughly vetted and recognized for its exceptional performance and reliability by one of the most credible authorities in the automotive industry.


Based on its reliability rating, the Crosstrek has achieved a commendable score of 4 out of 5. In addition, its owner satisfaction rating also stands at 4 out of 5. Consumer Reports leverages its survey data and technical expertise to gauge owner satisfaction with new and revamped models, and this rating considers all trims of the model. With an impressive overall score of 84, the Crosstrek is currently the top-ranked subcompact SUV.


The 2024 Crosstrek is undergoing rigorous testing to ensure its reliability and performance. Although the 2023 and 2024 models share some similarities, the Crosstrek has been completely redesigned for its third generation. The new Wilderness version of the Crosstrek, introduced this year by Subaru, boasts a lifted suspension with a ground clearance of 9.3 inches, a more rugged exterior design, and all-terrain tires that provide better traction and stability on rough terrains.


The 2024 Crosstrek comes with a standard 152-hp 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers a smooth and efficient performance. For those who want more power, the Sport, Wilderness, and Limited trims are equipped with an 182-hp 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that provides a more thrilling driving experience. In addition, the Crosstrek Wilderness triml features unique design elements such as a front grille with the word “Subaru” spelled out in bold letters, black side mirrors, and black alloy wheels.


The Crosstrek is an excellent choice for those who prioritize fuel efficiency. According to the EPA, the Crosstrek can achieve up to 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway, depending on the configuration. With its spacious and comfortable interior, impressive safety features, and versatile cargo space, the 2024 Crosstrek is a practical and reliable SUV that can handle any adventure.


Kenny Ross Subaru

At Kenny Ross Subaru, we welcome you to discover the exceptional Subaru Crosstrek – a vehicle that seamlessly combines style, comfort, and outstanding performance. Our team of experts invites you to experience the Crosstrek firsthand by taking it for a test drive. We are eager to assist you in exploring all the features and benefits of this remarkable vehicle.

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