The outgoing 2013 has pleased motorists with many interesting, economical, powerful 2013 crossovers, which we will discuss in this article, dividing them into several categories for convenience. And let's start with the ranking of crossovers 2013, which are low cost.
Cheap crossovers 2013
In the first place in this category, you can put the Renault Duster crossover, which costs 479 thousand rubles. The basic version is equipped with a five-speed "mechanics", a gasoline engine, which has a capacity of 102 horsepower, a more powerful gasoline unit and a diesel are available.
The second place is occupied by the UAZ, the minimum cost of which is 430 thousand rubles. The model can be called quite successful, but there is a possibility that it will not be able to hold out on the market for too long because there is a Mercedes Gelendwagen, the price of which is not that high, especially if you take a used car.
Chinese Geely MK Cross ranks third. Its cost starts from 389 thousand rubles. The car has a 94-strong gasoline engine and a five-speed manual transmission. True, the car is more like a hatchback with an impressive ground clearance than a full-fledged crossover.
The main novelties among the 2013 crossovers
To begin, consider the Mercedes GLA, produced on the platform of the Mercedes A-Class. True, the new model is longer by 125 millimeters (total length is 4417 millimeters), the boot volume is 421 liters, and with the rear row folded down it reaches 836 liters.
The fourth generation of the Toyota RAV4 has changed greatly in appearance compared to its predecessor - its front styling has become similar to the Toyota Avensis. The lanterns at the rear were larger, but the fifth door was too massive and visually heavy, it lacks any beautiful line for perfection. The cost of this car can reach up to one and a half million rubles, which is surprising, since the car is clearly far from the premium class.Recommended article: Clutch drive: types and causes of faults.
Mitsubishi ASX compared with Outlander received a more recent appearance, an extended list of options and technical improvements. She modified the suspension, the behavior of the car was comfortable, improved handling. This 2013 crossover is available on the market in front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configuration. The top version of the car has a power of 150 horsepower. And the youngest is only ten less.
The most economical crossovers of 2013
And again it is worth mentioning the Toyota RAV4 2013, in which efforts are noticeable, aimed at the developers on fuel efficiency due to improved aerodynamics, as well as a new six-speed automatic transmission. Auto consumes 7.6 liters of fuel per hundred kilometers.
The BMW X1 2013 is the smallest BMW crossover, but it has a high enough ground clearance. Despite this, the model provides traditional comfort and control, combined with good economy. Auto consumes 6.9 liters per hundred kilometers.
2013 Buick Encore was released specifically for young urban drivers, and therefore - has a daring appearance, like many other brands of American cars. He has an excellent result on the test of efficiency - 7.1 liters per hundred kilometers.
2013 Mazda CX-5 - the demand for this car grew steadily throughout the year. And the main factor by which he earned the trust of customers is low fuel consumption - 6.7 liters per hundred kilometers.
This concludes the review of the best crossovers of the year. And we will be happy if you can add something of your own to this list.
By the way, we recommend to watch another video review on the choice of the 2013 crossover. It also makes some comparison of the 2013 crossovers.Recommended article: SEAT Leon X-Perience with crossover characteristics