2022 Subaru Crosstrek Trims and Packages

The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek is a vehicle designed to stand out in the hatchback pack. It combines a sleek body, a smooth ride, a well equipped interior and a bold attitude. It is packed with advanced features, a great cargo area, a fold flat back seat for extra room, a turbocharged engine and four distinct trim levels that offer great value. The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek offers much more than most people realize. It includes two engine options and a plug-in hybrid Crosstrek.

The Exterior

The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek has low swooping front end, sleek looking grill and automatic LED headlights, LED fog lights and body-color mirror featuring integrated turn signals, and front and rear bumpers with black cladding and rugged elements. As do the roof rails with its black finish. Its plastic body cladding, 8.7 inch ground clearance on its raised suspension and 17-inch alloy wheels shout "active lifestyle". Even though it weighs 3,188 pounds, the 2022 Subaru Crosstrek looks, feels and handles more like a hatchback when it hits the streets.

A Utilitarian Interior

The Crosstrek has a roomy, well trimmed, comfortable cabin with quality materials. It has cushy supportive seating for 5, 60/40 split-folding rear seats with carbon fiber trims and orange stitching. Higher trims have leather upholstery, leather-wrapped steering wheel and a leather wrapped shifter handle. The Crosstrek has 100.9 cubic feet of passenger volume and 55.3 cubic feet of cargo volume. It also has a 6.5 inch touchscreen with Starlink multimedia with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration, HD Radio, Satellite Radio and a 6.3-inch color multifunction display on its well laid out dashboard. Plus, there's automatic climate control.

Under The Hood

The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek has three different engines. One is a 2.0 liter, inline 4, 152 horsepower engine that produces 145 pound-feet of torque. The next one is a more powerful 2.5 liter, 182 horsepower, Flat-4 engine that delivers 176 pound-feet of torque. The third option is a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder gas hybrid engine. It uses a 118 horsepower electric motor in combination with a 2.0 liter 148 horsepower Flat-4 engine the generates 149 pound-feet of torque. It works with a Continuously Variable Transmission and All-Wheel-Drive is standard. The 2.0 liter engine works with a 6-speed manual transmission. The 2.5 liter has the 6-speed manual transmission as standard and the CVT as an available option. On all models, symmetrical all-wheel-drive is standard.

Four Subaru Crosstrek Trim Levels

The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek is available in four trim levels. They are the Base, the Premium, the Sport and the Limited. All-Wheel-Drive comes standard on all of the trims.

Base Trim

The Base trim is powered by a 2.0 liter, 152 horsepower 4-cylinder engine that produces 145 pound-feet of torque. Its mated with a six-speed manual transmission or an optional CVT automatic. It has 17-inch wheels, fog lights and roof rails. Inside has a 6.6 inch infotainment touchscreen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, four-speaker stereo, a USB port and automatic climate control. Add the CVT, you get Subaru's Eyesight driver aid system with Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Keep System, Hill Descent Control and Subaru's X-Mode, its off-roading drive setting.

Premium Trim

The Premium trim adds heated side mirrors, rear cargo cover, leather wrapped steering wheel, a six-speaker stereo, a second USB port and heated front seats. Opt for the CVT automatic transmission and get Subaru's Eyesight System, a sunroof, Blind-Spot Monitor and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert.

Sport Trim

The Sport trim has a 2.5 liter, 182 horsepower 4-cylinder engine that delivers 176 pound-feet of torque. It works with a 6-speed manual transmission or a Continuously Variable Transmission. With the CVT you get keyless entry, push-button start, Subaru's StarTex simulated leather upholstery and yellow interior stitching. It has an available option package with an 8-inch infotainment screen, a sunroof, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Blind Spot Monitor.

Limited Trim

The limited trim has the same engine as the Sport trim, plus it has 18-inch wheels, adaptive LED headlights and LED fog lights. Inside, there's an 8-inch infotainment interface, leather upholstery and a power-adjustable driver's seat. Safety features include Blind-Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Rear Automatic Braking. Options include an 8-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, integrated navigation system and a sunroof.


The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek has several packages that make the vehicle look, feel and function in ways each buyer prefers. Some of the packages are:

STARLINK 8.0-Inch Multimedia Navigation

This includes a Harman Kardon® audio system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Pandora, AHA smartphone integration, 585 Starlink, a heated steering wheel and the Subaru 8-inch Starlink Multimedia Navigation system.

EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology

This includes Blind-Spot Detection, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Keyless Access, Push-Button Start, Power Adjustable Driver's Seat, Power Tilt/Sliding Moonroof and a Lineartronic® CVT.

All-Weather Package

StarTex® water-repellent upholstery, heated front seats, Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter handle


The 2022 Subaru Crosstrek has excellent safety features. The NHTSA gave it 5 stars for overall safety. The IIHS rated it's safety features as 'good' overall. Plus, its front crash prevention system gets a high rating. All Crosstrek models also have the Subaru Eyesight driver-assist technology. Some of the Crosstrek's other safety features include active cruise control, pre-collision braking, rear cross-traffic alert, lane keep assist, blind spot detection, sway and lane departure warning, pre-collision throttle management, reverse automatic braking and the Starlink Safety and security. Plus, it has traction modes and hill descent control.


Among its class most off-road capable crossovers, the Crosstrek has excellent steering, great handling and a balanced ride. Cornering in it is a joy and it's firm suspension helps it navigate bad roads and flatten out bumps. The cabin has quality materials and comfortable accommodations. Its dashboard controls are easily accessible. The new plug-in hybrid is faster to 60 than all the other models thanks to its electric motor's instant power. The Crosstrek is pleasant to drive, has good ground clearance and its AWD's impressive traction, easy maneuverability and acceleration makes you want to go off-roading every weekend.