2023 Nissan Kicks vs. 2024 Subaru Crosstrek | NewCars.com

2023 Nissan Kicks vs. 2024 Subaru Crosstrek Review

Picture of the 2023 Nissan Kicks

2023 Nissan

MSRP*: $20,590 to $23,150
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Picture of the 2024 Subaru Crosstrek

2024 Subaru

MSRP*: $24,995 to $31,995
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MPG - City 31 MPG 26 - 27 MPG
MPG - Hwy 36 MPG 33 - 34 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 32.3 ft3 54.7 - 54.9 ft3
  • 122-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 152-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 182-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 122 hp 152 - 182 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 1,500 - 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 169.1 in 176.4 in
Exterior Width 69.3 in 70.9 - 71.7 in
Leg Room Front 43.7 in
Rear 33.5 in
Front 42.9 in
Rear 36.5 in
Head Room Front 40.4 in
Rear 38.5 in
Front 39.8 in
Rear 38.0 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Subaru Crosstrek than in the Nissan Kicks, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Kicks offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Subaru Crosstrek, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

With the Subaru Crosstrek, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Nissan Kicks, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Clearly, the Nissan Kicks is a better financial choice over the Subaru Crosstrek, when considering MSRP.

Since the Nissan Kicks is much slimmer than the Subaru Crosstrek, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Nissan Kicks is slightly shorter than the Subaru Crosstrek, which may make it easier to park.

The Nissan Kicks has a smaller turning radius than the Subaru Crosstrek, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Kicks has a lot less horsepower than the Subaru Crosstrek.

The Nissan Kicks has much lower torque than the Subaru Crosstrek, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Nissan Kicks and the Subaru Crosstrek. The Nissan Kicks has significantly less cargo capacity than the Subaru Crosstrek.