2021 Subaru Crosstrek with a parachute and two people ready to fly
Hybrids & Electrics

Getting a Manual 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Means Settling for Less

For some everyday drivers, there’s something extra special about shifting a manual transmission. Those who prefer the stick shift suggest a performance enhancement and describe feeling empowered behind the wheel. But most consumers have transitioned to choose automatic transmission configurations.  And the automakers have phased out many of their manual transmission options because fewer folks out there want …

The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek debuts with refreshed design, suspension and an available 2.5 Liter engine.

Why Is the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Worth Waiting For?

The Subaru Crosstrek is one of the most popular crossovers in 2020. With the Crosstrek, you get a gentle ride that’s enjoyable, safe, and reliable. While the 2020 Crosstrek is a great compact SUV to have on your shopping list, the 2021 Crosstrek will be even better.  Subaru claims the 2021 Crosstrek is the safest …

A blue 2019 Honda HR-V Sport parked outside a store front.

The Honda HR-V Isn’t Aging Well

It really seems like today’s crossover SUVs  are either a total hit, or a complete miss. One lackluster example in today’s market is the 2020 Honda HR-V. The second-generation HR-V was introduced back in 2015 with lots of fan-fare. Now in 2020, the HR-V is practically a complete snore. What’s up with the 2020 HR-V? …

White Ford Expedition Platinum Edition

Consumer Reports: Best 2020 SUVs

Take it or leave it, Consumer Reports is a typically well-trusted source in terms of buying a new car. It compiles consumer reviews as well as road tests. Vehicles are then rated on several different aspects such as efficiency and driving experience to give cars realistic overall scores and reliability ratings. Naturally, CR made a …

2019 Subaru Crosstrekdriving on curvy country roads
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Is the Subaru Crosstrek Worth Buying?

The Subaru Crosstrek competes in the subcompact crossover segment against some worthy competitors like the Honda HR-V and Kia Seltos. And while others in its class have proven to be great values, they conform to typical SUV look while the Crosstrek brings unique styling, a host of safety features, and standard all-wheel drive to the …

A red 2020 Subaru Outback driving on the countryside.
Crossover & Midsize

Subaru Recalls You Need To Know About

Subaru has an excellent reputation as a reliable, long-lasting family car. Plus, who can resist the tear-jerking commercials about keeping children safe as they grow up? Heck, Subaru even has dog commercials. How can a vehicle have a bad reputation if it’s dog-approved?  Too bad, you shouldn’t choose a vehicle based on its commercials alone. …