2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Consumer Review: Fun & Economical
ADVERTISEMENT

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek - Consumer Review

Average Consumer Rating

59 Total Reviews

All Models

ADVERTISEMENT
Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display
Performance
Comfort
Value
Fun-to-Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
5 of 8 people found this review helpful
Fun & Economical
By pete141 on

Vehicle

2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Premium 4dr SUV AWD (2.0L 4cyl CVT)

Review

Am new to the Subaru line - was intrigued by the looks of the Crosstrek. Didn't look like a station wagon or any of the other suv-ish crossovers out on the market today. Lots of pick-up when accelerating onto the highway & changing lanes-enough for my needs anyways. Highway ride is smooth. Have not had to fill the tank yet so can't comment on the gas mileage - although am hoping that it comes in around the advertised 25-28 range for mostly city driving. The AWD did well in the recent wintry mix of a few inches. Never lost traction and went up hills with no problems at all.

Favorite Features

The body styling. The all-weather mats are great! Heated seats on this work exceptionally fast also. Nice feature in a $23K vehicle that does not have leather seats and is not categorized as a luxury vehicle.

Suggested Improvements

The switch for the heated seats is in an awkward place. Would be better if it could be moved further up the console. Also the USB port is in an awkward place too. You have to turn yourself 180 degrees & backwards to see what you're doing.
Recommend (5) (3)
Report it
Comments (0) Post a Comment
ADVERTISEMENT
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

Nearby Inventory Zip Code UPDATE
 
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411