Safety is more than a duty for us — it ’ s a passion . That ’ s why every Crosstrek is built on the Subaru Global Platform with a strong Ring-shaped Reinforcement Frame . To help improve driver visibility , available LED Steering Responsive Headlights 1 can help you see around corners , and High Beam Assist can automatically dim and activate your high beams as needed 1 .
Using radar sensors , Blind-Spot Detection warns you with a visual indicator on your exterior mirror if it senses a vehicle in your blind spot . Another feature of this system , Lane Change Assist , alerts you with a flashing indicator on your exterior mirror if it senses a vehicle approaching at a higher speed in a neighbouring lane and you signal for a lane change 1,2 .
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
Rear Cross-Traffic Alert uses radar sensors to help warn you of traffic approaching from the side as you are backing up , utilizing a flashing visual indicator on your exterior mirror and Rearview Camera display as well as an audible warning 1,2 .
1 Availability varies by trim level . See your retailer for details . 2 Blind-Spot Detection , Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert are systems designed to assist the driver by monitoring the rear and side areas of the vehicle during a lane change or reversing and are not a substitute for safe and attentive driving . 3 The Reverse Automatic Braking System is not a substitute for safe and attentive driving . System effectiveness depends on many factors , such as vehicle maintenance , weather and road conditions . Always exercise caution and use vehicle mirrors and the Rearview Camera when backing up . See Owner ’ s Manual for complete details on system operation and limitations . 4 Activation with subscription required .