2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Videos: Performance
Our 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid performance video review highlights engine options and critic sentiment regarding driving dynamics such as acceleration, handling and braking.
2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Video Transcript
Automotive journalists praised the 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid for its quiet cabin and generous standard features, but how do they feel about the way it drives? Hi! I'm Jim Sharifi, Senior Editor with U.S. News Best Cars. In this video we'll look at the XV Crosstrek Hybrid's performance.
The XV Crosstrek Hybrid is equipped with a 2 Liter 4 cylinder engine and an electric motor, which generate 160 HP combined, it comes standard with all-wheel drive and a continuously variable transmission or CVT.
The XV Crosstrek hybrid earns an EPA estimated 29 miles per gallon in the city and 33 on the highway, which is only slightly better than the gas only model, but still excellent for the class.
Test driver say the XV Crosstrek Hybrid offers plenty of power for highway passing and urban driving. They like the capable all-wheel drive system and the CVTs manual mode which are both helpful in bad weather. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid also earns praise for its nimble handling and responsive steering.
To learn more about the 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid, check out our videos on its interior and other important features and consider competing vehicles like the Ford Escape and the Nissan Rogue.Read more
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