Tag Archives: Subaru

Report: 2022 Toyota 86 / Subaru BRZ to get 2.4L boxer-four with 180kW

The Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins have been around since 2014. In a car’s life cycle, this means a new model is due. But we have yet to see any prototype, not even a concept. Fortunately, some good news has come from a report by Japanese publication BestCarWeb, which …

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Next-gen 2022 Subaru WRX STI rendered

The next-generation Subaru WRX STI is still at least a year away, but the launch of the all-new Subaru Levorg last week offered an interesting preview of the brand’s next flagship performance icon. Since the first-generation model, the Levorg has always been (unofficially) the wagon version of the WRX. With …

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2021 Subaru Levorg brings self-driving tech, digital cluster

The second-generation Subaru Levorg has been officially unwrapped and, as expected, it looks nearly identical to the Levorg concept. The Japanese brand is not known for bringing concept design to reality, so this is a certainly a very good thing. Like its predecessor, the Levorg will continue to be a …

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Limited Edition Subaru WRX Club Spec confirmed for Australia

Subaru Australia has announced it will be importing 150 units of the Limited Edition Subaru WRX Club Spec into Australia as a farewell to the current-generation model before the new one lobs in. Based on the WRX, the Club Spec will sit atop the range with prices starting from $47,990 …

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Next-gen Subaru WRX STI may get 300kW

The next-generation Subaru WRX STI will reportedly get close to 300kW if fresh reports out of Japan is to be believed. According to Japanese publication, Car Sensor, the flagship STI will feature a turbocharged 2.4-litre boxer engine with no less than 300kW, representing a significant jump from the 221kW/407Nm of …

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2020 Subaru Impreza Hatch and Sedan Review

The Subaru Impreza has a special appeal in the saturated compact car segment, for it is the only one in class equipped with all-wheel drive as standard across all variants. Normally found only in some luxury cars, all-wheel drive offers greater traction on slippery surfaces for safer handling. Unlike luxury …

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2020 Subaru Forester Hybrid Review

Right from the start, the Subaru Forester has been known for its practicality, durability and go-anywhere versatility. It’s the no-nonsense mid-size SUV that you just get in and go to places. In Australia, it’s been popular among families and adventure seekers for generations. Now, for the first time ever, hybrid …

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Scooped: 2021 Subaru Levorg caught undisguised!

The upcoming Subaru Levorg has been caught testing in Japan, just a few months after the Subaru Levorg STI Sport prototype was unveiled to the world at the Tokyo Auto Salon in January. Snapped with barely a shred of camouflage, the first of the pre-production models (silver car) was spied …

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2020 Subaru XV Hybrid Review

We have been looking forward to this for a while. Subaru’s new ‘e-Boxer’ hybrid powertrain is here and it marks the Japanese brand’s first foray into the world of electrification. Offered in the XV compact crossover and the mid-size Forester SUV, the e-Boxer adds a lithium-ion battery and electric motor …

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Updated 2020 Subaru Impreza price and specification

A sporty fresh face for the 2020 Subaru Impreza, together with the addition of Subaru Intelligent (SI) Drive in every variant, adds extra spice to the brand’s updated compact model. Every Impreza has a re-profiled grille, front bumper and front fog light design, while for the first time dual mode …

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Subaru Levorg STI Sport inches closer to production

Subaru has been teasing us with the next-generation Levorg for awhile now, first at the last year’s Tokyo Motor Show and this week at the Tokyo Auto Salon. While it will take a fine eye to spot the differences between the two prototypes, the latest concept model does appear more …

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Subaru Forester and XV Hybrid e-Boxer AWD arriving Q1 2020

Subaru has confirmed its March 2020 launch into the hybrid arena, with its new Forester and XV Hybrid e-Boxer All-Wheel Drive (AWD) variants. Both the Forester and XV hybrid models feature identical petrol-electric engines that add a new dimension and choice to Subaru’s range. XV Hybrid offers over 14% improvement …

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Subaru WRX and WRX STI Series.White rumble in

It seems Subaru can’t get enough of fiddling with their performance duos. Well, at least their American subsidiary. Earlier in the year Subaru America introduced the WRX STI S209, an even hotter version of the rally icon. Today, the WRX STI and WRX Series.White make their global debut at the …

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2019 Subaru Outback Review – Is It Better Than an SUV?

If you’re in the market for an SUV – like pretty much every car buyer these days – chances are you scratching your head deciding which of the segment’s 15 or so models to pick. But there’s one car that often gets overlooked by SUV buyers and it’s not an …

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