In comparing the Subaru Crosstrek's and the Hyundai KONA's specifications and ratings, the Subaru Crosstrek has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and base engine power. The Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, reliability and overall quality score. Based on this comparison of the Subaru Crosstrek's and the Hyundai KONA's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai KONA is a better car than the Subaru Crosstrek.
Subaru Crosstrek vs. Hyundai KONA Pricing
A used 2024 Subaru Crosstrek ranges from $27,200 to $35,495 while a used 2024 Hyundai KONA is priced between $25,655 to $34,590. For a new model, the Subaru Crosstrek's price is between $27,386 and $35,912, with the Hyundai KONA priced between $26,053 and $34,990.
Subaru Crosstrek vs. Hyundai KONA Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Subaru Crosstrek loses 30.2 percent of its value and the Hyundai KONA loses 43.3 percent of its value. This means the Subaru Crosstrek retains 13.1 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Hyundai KONA.
Subaru Crosstrek vs. Hyundai KONA Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Subaru Crosstrek is 7.8 out of 10 while the Hyundai KONA's quality rating is 7.8 out of 10. This results in the Subaru Crosstrek being ranked 7 out of 20 Best Subcompact SUVs and the Hyundai KONA being ranked 5 out of 20. Out of 55 Best 5-seater SUVs, the Subaru Crosstrek is ranked 32 and the Hyundai KONA is ranked 30. The Subaru Crosstrek is also ranked 34 out of 66 Best Crossover SUVs while the Hyundai KONA is ranked 32 out of 66.
Subaru Crosstrek vs. Hyundai KONA Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Subaru Crosstrek is 5.6 out of 10. For the Hyundai KONA the reliability rating is 5.9 out of 10. This gives the Hyundai KONA a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Subaru Crosstrek.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Subaru Crosstrek’s base engine makes 152 horsepower, and the Hyundai KONA base engine makes 147 horsepower.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/subcompact SUVs, the Subaru Crosstrek has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front leg room and rear shoulder room. The Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of front head room, rear head room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The Subaru Crosstrek and Hyundai KONA are comparable in regards to front shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Subaru Crosstrek and the Hyundai KONA have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.