Compare The Subaru CrosstrekCrosstrek SUV For Sale Near Berkeley, Oakland, and San Francisco

Do you need more capability and space in your next vehicle? In the Bay Area you want to drive a vehicle that's fun, fuel friendly and easily maneuverable. The new Subaru Crosstrek is designed to provide you with greater versatility without sacrificing the smooth, easy riding performance of a car, only in a compact crossover SUV build. With legendary Subaru capability, you can take on any adventure around California with confidence and ease. Enjoy state of the art technology and safety features in every model.

With an affordable price tag to boot, the new Crosstrek is a great option for anyone that wants to get more out of their next vehicle for less. To help you better understand how the new Crosstrek can fit your specific needs, we're going to compare it to other vehicles in its class, including the Honda HR-V, Ford Escape and Chevrolet Equinox, providing you with the perspective you need to see why the Crosstrek is an optimal option for you.

Honda HR-V

  • Every new Subaru Crosstrek model comes equipped with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, providing you with the capability to take your adventures anywhere off the beaten path while enjoying the utmost traction and control. The Honda HR-V comes equipped with standard front-wheel drive, with all-wheel drive equipped models offered at a higher price.
  • Under the hood, the new Crosstrek offers a standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder Boxer engine that produces 152-horsepower. The HR-V, in comparison, comes equipped with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 141-horsepower.
  • The Crosstrek comes with a Starlink multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility on a standard 6.5-inch touchscreen display. The HR-V comes with a standard infotainment system on a 5-inch touchscreen display, but Apple CarPlay and Android Auto don't come standard.

Ford Escape

  • If you live an active outdoor lifestyle, standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive on every Crosstrek model will be very helpful in your adventures. The Escape, however, comes with standard front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive models will end up costing extra.
  • The new Crosstrek starts at just over $22,000 while the Ford Escape starts at just under $25,000, allowing you to either save choosing the Crosstrek or upgrade trim levels for a comparable price as the base Escape.
  • The Crosstrek provides you with a more commanding view or the road ahead with 8.7-inches of ground clearance. The Escape falls short with 7.3-inches of ground clearance.

Chevrolet Equinox

  • All Subaru Crosstrek models come with standard Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive, providing you with optimal traction and control on any surface, while also working to eliminate under and oversteer. The Equinox comes with standard front-wheel drive, and while all-wheel drive models are available, they will cost more.
  • The Equinox offers slightly higher estimated fuel economy, but with 16.8 gallons of fuel capacity in the Crosstrek and 14.9 gallons in the Equinox, you can travel further on a single tank in the Crosstrek.
  • If you're a tall driver, the Crosstrek makes it easier to stretch out with 43.1 inches of front leg room, compared to 40.9 inches in the Equinox.

Test Drive a New Subaru Crosstrek SUV at Albany Subaru

With a variety of trim levels available throughout the new Crosstrek lineup, the best way to find out which model is the best fit for you is to join us at Albany Subaru to test drive a model of your choice. We're here to work with you on financing and Subaru lease options to help you figure out the plan that works best with your budget and lifestyle. Drive home in a new Subaru Crosstrek SUV for sale near Berkeley, El Cerrito, Richmond, Oakland, and San Francisco today!

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