Compare 2021 Subaru Crosstrek vs 2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Subaru Crosstrek
2021 Hyundai Kona

2021 Subaru Crosstrek


2021 Hyundai Kona

2.0L 4cyl


2.0L 4 cyl
152 HP


147 HP
28 city / 33 hwy*

Fuel Economy

27 city / 33 hwy*

Serving Duluth, GA

The 2021 Subaru Crosstrek is ranked as one of the top vehicles in its class. The Subaru is here for you to explore at Subaru of Gwinnett, where you can browse the new Subaru inventory through our website and book an online test drive for a trim that you're thinking of buying. The Subaru Crosstrek at Subaru of Gwinnett checks all the boxes for performance, interior design, and some of the top safety technology in the industry. There are some new changes to note for the Crosstrek this year, including the addition of a new 2.5L engine that gives the Crosstrek a boost in power. Your Crosstrek will come with more standard safety technology if you select an automatic transmission, and all Crosstrek trims have a new grille and front bumper design. The Subaru Crosstrek provides more power than the 2021 Hyundai Kona, which is one of its rivals, and it also has a more spacious and well-equipped cabin.


The Subaru Crosstrek at Subaru of Gwinnett stands out for its exceptional performance and handling capabilities. The 2021 Crosstrek is available with two engines, as is the Hyundai Kona. However, the Subaru's base engine and higher-end engine both provide more power than the two engines available on the Hyundai. With a Subaru Crosstrek online test drive you can compare the performance and handling capacities that come with both engines if you want to see the difference, and you'll be able to see how the Subaru's power exceeds the Hyundai's. If you choose the base engine for the Subaru Crosstrek you will get a power output of 152 HP. Two higher-end trim levels, which are the Sport and Limited, get their own engine with a greater power output of 182 HP. The first engine can be paired with a manual or automatic transmission, and the top engine comes with an automatic transmission. The Hyundai Kona has a base power output of 147 HP, and its maximum power output is below what you'll get with the Subaru at a total of just 175 HP.

Interior Layout

When you contact Subaru of Gwinnett for a Subaru Crosstrek online test drive, you'll have the chance to try out all the features of the latest Crosstrek that make it so appealing, including its functional and high-quality interior. The Subaru Crosstrek has a cabin that's laid out to equally accommodate people and cargo. The Crosstrek is filled with handy storage areas to stow your personal belongings, and there is more than sufficient space for five people to sit comfortably. The Hyundai Kona has a smaller cabin than the Subaru, which can lead to occupants feeling crowded, especially in the back row. The Subaru also has more storage room in the cargo area and in the cabin compared to the Kona. Overall, the Crosstrek's interior has a more upscale and solid design than the Kona’s, which has fewer high end materials, especially on the lower trims.

Technology and Safety

An online test drive is the perfect way to discover all the safety and technology features that make the Subaru Crosstrek a top choice in 2021. Safety, which has historically been a strength of the Subaru Crosstrek, is improved even more this year. The Crosstrek gets Subaru's advanced EyeSight driver assist safety package even at the base level. The Hyundai Kona, in contrast to the Subaru Crosstrek, only has two standard advanced safety aids. Those who want additional safety technology must upgrade to a different trim level or tack on more safety aids through packages. The Subaru also has a few more standard tech features than the Hyundai Kona, including a USB charging port, which is not a standard item on the Kona.

With many new updates for 2021, the latest Subaru Crosstrek is a car that you'll want to try. Contact Subaru of Gwinnett today to schedule your Subaru online test drive.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.