Subaru XV Crosstrek wins Best Retained Value for a Compact Car

December 02 2019

The Canadian Black Book (CBB) is a generally respected, trusted and unbiased source that provides a service related to vehicle values for the automotive industry. It includes the distribution of information in a variety of formats to manufacturers, dealers, as well as benefiting leasing, finance and insurance sources and various wholesale sectors. It is also a valuable source of information for consumers, giving them the opportunity to reap the benefits offered by experts by way of the CBB website.

The value in a vehicle is in these days of fluctuating economies and financial restrictions, an important part of any purchase. The 2017 Best Retained Value Award to the Subaru Crosstrek compact is therefore considered a particular and crucial category. The CBB 2017 program held to account the 2013 model year vehicles. The stringent scrutiny of automotive experts in their respective fields determines and acknowledges vehicles in 20 separate categories that retain the highest percentage of their original MSRP after four years. In other words, the CBB gives recognition to those vehicles that hold their market value with the least depreciation.

Subaru Value Award Winner

The Subaru Crosstrek compact crossover being recognized as a Canadian Black Book Best Retained Value Award winner provides substantiated proof of its brand quality, durability, and its intrinsic value. It is an award of special importance to consumers in all segments, with vehicle depreciation being regarded as the greatest cost factor related to vehicle ownership! From 2013, this highly contested award involves the tracking of vehicles over the four-year period. Values of the respective contesting vehicles are expertly tracked and assessed, a task that involves literally hundreds of thousands of sales transactions and various other data points. These include live and online auctions, dealership and other proprietary sources.

The category winning 2017 Subaru Crosstrek can be regarded by many as the ideal vehicle for motorists within or outside city limits. Apart from its retained value, it also offers feature-value. It’s a vehicle that gives you all the recognized and desired true crossover benefits. With ample ground clearance and cargo space, as well as versatile excellence, it offers the advantages of driving a sports hatch that gives you fast, clean responses with superb handling ability and impressive fuel efficiency. This has been rated at; 9.1 L/100 km in the city; 7.0 L/100 km highway driving, with an average of 8.8 L/100 km.

From 2013 to 2017, and onwards, Subaru continue their mission of providing excellent quality vehicles, that is economic, safe and especially innovative!