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  • 2018 Subaru Crosstrek, 2017 Geneva auto show

    Need a small, lifted wagon but loathe the idea of stepping into the world of crossovers? The Subaru Crosstrek (nee XV) is the answer. A five-door Impreza body in platform shoes, the original Crosstrek proved its popularity with 95,000 of the Subaru brand's 615,000 sales last year. To maintain that momentum, the Japanese all-wheel-drive specialist is releasing a redesigned Crosstrek for 2018 based on the same global platform as the standard Impreza. It debuted in March at the 2017 Geneva auto show and now Subaru has released specifications for the United States. Adopting much of the look of...

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    New Subaru Crosstrek teased ahead of Geneva

    Subaru is teasing the "next XV" on Facebook, saying the small raised wagon will be shown at the Geneva auto show on March 7. The current model was known as the XV Crosstrek when it came out, but now it is just called the Crosstrek. Subaru is likely using the XV name in its teaser because that is...

  • Subaru XV concept, 2016 Geneva Motor Show
    Subaru's new XV concept hints at next-gen Crosstrek: Live photos and video

    Subaru took to the stage at this week's 2016 Geneva Motor Show with a new concept car that is, by all appearances, a thinly-veiled look at the next-generation Crosstrek five-door, all-wheel-drive crossover. The new model is likely to arrive next year, as a 2018 model. Following in the footsteps of...

  • Teaser for Subaru XV concept debuting at 2016 Geneva Motor Show
    New Concept To Preview 2018 Subaru Crosstrek

    Over the past several months we’ve seen Subaru roll out concepts previewing its next-generation Impreza—one for the hatchback and another for the sedan. At next month’s 2016 Geneva Motor Show, the Japanese automaker will roll out yet another concept, this time previewing its...

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    Subaru confirms Levorg and Crosstrek Hybrid STI concepts for 2016 Tokyo Auto Salon

    Subaru has confirmed plans to unveil two new concept cars developed with its official performance arm, Subaru Tecnica International, at next month’s 2016 Tokyo Auto Salon. Before you get too excited, note that STI concepts rarely go into production and even when they do they tend to be...

  • Subaru Viziv Future Concept, 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
    Subaru Viziv Future Concept Previews Next-Gen XV Crosstrek, Tech

    Subaru brought two concepts to this week’s 2015 Tokyo Motor Show that preview new production models from the firm. We’ve already detailed the Impreza 5-Door concept, which previews the all-new 2017 Impreza compact. Now we have details on the Viziv Future concept, which previews...

  • 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek, New York Auto Show, April 2012

    The 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek makes its North American debut at this week's New York Auto Show.

  • The 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek
    2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek Set For New York Auto Show Reveal

    Between a basketball phenom already in action and a postulating quarterback en route, the 2012 New York Auto Show should be a welcome diversion when it opens in the coming days. For those who would rather play than spectate, the 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek is the automaker’s answer. Having...

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    Subaru XV To Be Called XV Crosstrek In U.S.

    Subaru’s XV crossover that we saw at the recent at 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show will be called the XV Crosstrek when it goes on sale in the U.S. late next year. Subaru's Tom Doll confirmed in a presentation slide at this week's 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show that while European models will be called...

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    Subaru Impreza XV Will Come To U.S. For 2013: Exclusive

    For 2012, the Subaru Outback Sport model has been retired, replaced by a new Impreza Sport model that combines a specific set of options. But Motor Authority has learned that for 2013, the Subaru XV model unveiled two weeks ago at the Frankfurt Motor Show will come to the States--although not under...

  • 2012 Subaru XV live photos
    Subaru XV Live Photos: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

    At the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show back in April, Subaru unveiled the sporty XV Concept based on its latest-generation 2012 Subaru Impreza Hatchback. With a toughened exterior look courtesy of flared wheel arches, roof racks, and lower body protection, the Subaru XV Concept hinted at a possible...

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    Subaru XV Preview: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

    Revealed in concept form at this year's Shanghai Auto Show and teased in production trim last month, the Subaru XV crossover is on the floor of the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. American Subaru fans will note (very strong) similarities to what we call the Outback Sport, but Subaru is billing the XV as...

  • 2011 Subaru XV Concept

    Making its debut today at the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show is the all-new Subaru XV concept, a compact crossover based on the same underpinnings as the upcoming 2012 Subaru Impreza. You may recall that Subaru already sells an XV variant of the current Impreza in select markets and it looks as though a new generation is in the works. In the U.S. it will likely serve as the replacement for the current Outback Sport. The latest concept also gives us a good look as to how the styling of the new 2012 Subaru Impreza Hatchback will look. Key features of the high-riding XV concept include flared wheel...

  • Subaru 2010 Geneva Motor Show
    2010 Geneva Motor Show Preview: Subaru XV Crossover

    Subaru is going gangbusters in 2010, and did in 2009 as well, so it's hard to question their methods. But the production model announced today for the 2010 Geneva Motor Show, a crossover based on the Impreza called the XV, makes us wonder if we're the ones taking crazy pills. The Forester and...

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