Used Subaru Crosstrek Towing Capacity

May 26th, 2023 by
2020 Subaru Crosstrek Rear

For those on a budget and considering a pre-owned SUV for your driving needs around Provo, a used Subaru Crosstrek can offer much. In fact year after year, we get a lot of questions about Crosstrek configurations at Prestman Auto.

 

 

Whether it’s “How much can a Subaru Crosstrek tow?” or “What can a Subaru Crosstrek tow?,” we’ve had both come in over time. So what features and options make the Crosstrek ideal for West Valley City roadways? With the Subaru Crosstrek towing capacity being 1,500 pounds and much more than that, a pre-owned compact SUV might be the best choice! Read on to learn more!

Subaru Crosstrek Towing Capacity

So how much can a Subaru Crosstrek tow around West Jordan? Thanks to its high-performance towing capacity, there’s much to consider. Yet, let’s see how it breaks down across various Subaru Crosstrek engine options:

  • 1,500 Pounds Maximum Towing Capacity: Standard 2.0-liter DOHC four-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine with 152 hp and 145 lb-ft of torque.
  • 1,000 Pounds Towing Capacity: Available hybrid 2.0-liter DOHC four-cylinder SUBARU BOXER® engine with 137 hp and 134 lb-ft of torque.

Even when seeking a pre-owned Subaru Crosstrek, consider selecting the Trailer Hitch and Ball Mount accessories (200 lbs Tongue Weight). You might also want to add on the Trailer Hitch Cap for keeping your towing kit clean and out of the way when it’s not needed.

Pre-Owned Subaru Crosstrek Towing Features

At the same time, beyond what can a pre-owned Subaru Crosstrek tow, there’s the question of safety and available tech. You’ll be happy to know that pre-owned Subaru Crosstrek SUVs have much to assist you on West Jordan roadways:

  • High-Strength Steel Body Structure: Offering rigidity, durability, and vibration resistance.
  • Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive: Providing maximum traction and stability for improved handling and quicker responses.
  • Brake Assist: If an emergency braking action is detected, maximum brake pressure can then be immediately applied.
  • Vehicle Dynamics Control: Sensors constantly monitor vehicle behavior. If any drifting is detected, braking power, or torque reduction, will be used to help correct the vehicle.
  • Available X-MODE®: Optimizes the Crosstrek engine, transmission, and more for superior traction in slippery road conditions.
  • Available Hill Descent Control: The feature includes X-MODE® and maintains consistent control when going down steep descents.

Additional Crosstrek Cargo Solutions

For those Subaru Crosstrek owners who are maxed out on their existing towing capacity, there’s still plenty of storage space:

  • Cargo Space – Rear Seats Up: 20.8 cubic feet of cargo space (15.9 cubic feet in the Hybrid trim)
  • Cargo Space – Rear Seats Down: 55.3 cubic feet of cargo space (43.1 cubic feet in Hybrid trim)

At the same time, the standard raised roof rails make it far easier to load up to the top of your vehicle. If you have more questions, consider browsing our parts center for Subaru rooftop carriers, mounts, or whatever is needed to haul what you need to.

Upgrade Your Subaru Crosstrek Towing Capacity at Prestman Auto

If you want to experience the Subaru Crosstrek towing capacity in person, stop by Prestman Auto in Salt Lake City. Consider browsing our pre-owned vehicle specials and see if you can save more money on a Crosstrek. For those with questions about financing or credit, consider reading one of our multiple posts about these topics. Find the best pre-owned Subaru Crosstrek SUVS with us at Prestman Auto See you shortly!

 

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