Subaru has long been known for manufacturing quirky vehicles that seem to create their own class—and has had relative success doing so. For the 2013 model year, the Japanese automaker continued this trend with the unveiling of a new compact crossover it dubbed the XV Crosstrek.The 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek comes in a pair of... Read more »
Subaru XV Crosstrek
The Subaru of compact crossovers, the XV Crosstrek comes off as rather edgy for this family-oriented class. In addition to its adventurous styling, you get light off-road capability and even a manual transmission if you want it. Although it can do everything you expect of a crossover, the XV Crosstrek seems more at home hauling bicycles and dogs rather than kids and groceries.