The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek is the smallest crossover available from the automaker and related to the Impreza hatchback.
The Crosstrek uses similar hardware as other small cars from Subaru but hikes up its hip waders for a taller ride height, adds more body cladding, and new for this year, it adds a can-do attitude with an available new engine.
The biggest change to the small crossover for 2021 is a more powerful engine that addresses a long-running complaint of ours. A 182-horsepower flat-4 borrowed from the Forester is standard in Crosstrek Sport and Crosstrek Limited models.
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The 2021 Crosstrek goes on sale in summer but Subaru hasn’t yet said how much it will cost. It will be available in base, Premium, Sport, and Limited trim levels, all equipped with standard all-wheel drive.
Style and performance
The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek doesn’t stray…