newcars.com®

2015 Scion xB vs. 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Scion xB than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid. The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Scion xB.

Convenience
The Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Scion xB, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Scion xB is clearly a better financial choice over the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Scion xB carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Dimensions
The Scion xB is a little narrower than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. The Scion xB is slightly shorter than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Scion xB transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Handling
The Scion xB has about the same turning radius as the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Scion xB is somewhat more powerful than the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Scion xB and the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Warranty
The Scion xB comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Watch Video

Compare the 2015 Scion xB and the 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid.

Get your best price before going to the dealer!

2015 Scion
xB

More Details & Photos New 2015 Scion xB
MSRP*: $17,120

2015 Subaru
XV Crosstrek Hybrid

More Details & Photos New 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid
MSRP*: $25,995 - $29,295
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 2.23%
City MPG: 22 30
Highway MPG: 28 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

Not Tested *****
Invoice*: $16,264 $24,735 - $27,804

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

Monthly Trend for:
2015 Scion xB

No Days On Lot Data

No Data

Monthly Trend for:
2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid

No Days On Lot Data

No Data

Car Chooser

Still Deciding?

Use Car Chooser from NewCars.com to narrow your new car search by body type, price, make, fuel economy and much more!

Compare your contenders side by side and review the details of each new car you've filtered down to. See available styles, options, rebates and incentives for the models you're looking at.

There's no other tool quite like it!

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.