Mississauga, Ontario – Subaru Canada Inc. (SCI) has announced that the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek has been named as a finalist for the award of Best Small Utility Vehicle from the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC).
Experts evaluated more than 250 vehicles in the process to determine finalists in each category.
Despite the many challenges they faced throughout 2020, AJAC journalists rallied to test vehicles and produce evaluations for the 2021 Canadian Car of the Year program,” said Stephanie Wallcraft, president of AJAC.
“Our members are collectively the largest group of expert automotive journalists in the country with representatives from Vancouver to Halifax, and we present their unbiased recommendations to Canadian drivers with integrity and pride.”
SCI CEO Yasushi Enami praised his company for its ability to develop a vehicle well-suited to specifically Canadian drivers.
“We develop our vehicles for Canadian roads and climate, and with our customers’ safety as a top priority,” said Enami.
“We’re very proud to be considered by such a distinguished organization as AJAC.”
The award will be announced on February 20, 2021, in partnership with the Montreal Auto Show.