One of the biggest criticisms of the current Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ are their lack of power, since 200 horsepower isn't too exciting. There have been countless rumors about more powerful versions, but nothing has come to fruition. Now we have a new rumor that states that the Toyota is working a more powerful GT86/ Scion FR-S with a turbocharged engine that sends its power to all four wheels.
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VW and Volvo have boasted several times about their new platforms that will underpin most of their respective lineups and now Subaru is about to follow suit. It's being reported that the next-generation of Subaru's lineup will all use a single platform.
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Subaru has released two new versions of the WRX in Japan, the WRX S4 and WRX STI Type S. The WRX S4 is powered by a 296-hp 2.0L turbocharged, while the WRX STI Type S has 305-hp and 311 lb-ft. of torque.
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Last month there were rumors that the Subaru BRZ would only be around for one generation due to the growing relationship between BMW and Toyota. According to remarks from Toyota's chief engineer, Australia's Drive reported that Subaru may not be involved in the creation of the next generation coupe.
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The fate of the Subaru BRZ may be in jeopardy since Toyota is currently mulling plans to end its current partnership with Subaru as it further deepens its ties with BMW. The Subaru BRZ was the result of Toyota's 20 percent stake in Subaru's parent company, Fuji Heavy Industries, which lead to the creation of both the BRZ and GT 86/ Scion FR-S.
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Subaru has announced the pricing for the 2015 Subaru Outback, which is getting a significant starting price increase from the outgoing model, at $24,895.
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Subaru has unveiled the 2015 BRZ Series.Blue Special Edition, which is a very limited BRZ that gets an STI body kit, black-painted STI 17-inch wheels and unique blue accented interior trim.
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Subaru has announced the pricing for the 2015 Subaru Legacy, which starts at $21,695 for the Legacy 2.5i.
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Despite rumors that Subaru was reportedly reconsidering plans for a hatchback version of the new WRX and STI models, Subaru has gone on the record again by stating that it is isn't going to happen.
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Subaru just unveiled the 2015 Subaru Outback at the New York Auto Show ahead of its arrival this summer. The all-new Outback is now the fifth-generation of the popular wagon and this time it now has the roomiest interior ever and a 33 mpg highway rating.
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Subaru WRX fans, we've got some good news for you. If you've been disappointed in the fact that Subaru hasn't unveiled a new WRX hatchback, there's still a chance that it could happen.
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Subaru has released a teaser of the 2015 Outback ahead of its world debut on April 17 at the New York Auto Show. Subaru hasn't released any significant details about the new Outback other than stating that the Outback is its flagship crossover that "blends Car-like handling and SUV capability."
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Subaru has announced the pricing for the 2015 Subaru WRX and WRX STI models. The 2015 WRX starts at $26,295, while the WRX STI keeps the same starting price as the outgoing model at $34,495.
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Last week Subaru took the wraps off the all-new 2015 Subaru Legacy sedan at the Chicago Auto Show. When the 2015 Legacy arrives in showrooms buyers can choose between a 2.5L four-cylinder or 3.6L six-cylinder engine, but a new report says that a turbocharged Legacy Sport is in the works.
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Last week Subaru unveiled the all-new 2015 Legacy at the Chicago Auto Show and now it's being reported that the 2015 Outback is going to be unveiled at the New York Auto Show in April.
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Subaru has officially unveiled the 2015 Subaru Legacy today at the Chicago Auto Show and one thing is clear - it bares little resemblance to the Legacy Concept. Once you get past that sad point, the 2015 Legacy does look better than the outgoing model and is more fuel efficient with a slightly roomier interior.
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The all-new 2015 Subaru Legacy is set to debut in two days at the Chicago Auto Show, but the first batch of photos have already leaked online. Unfortunately as we predicted, the 2015 Legacy bares little resemblance to the Legacy Concept that Subaru unveiled late last year.
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The 2014 Chicago Auto Show kicks off next week and Subaru has revealed that the 2015 Legacy will take the stage in the "Windy City." Subaru previewed the 2015 Legacy with the Legacy concept back in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show, but compared to past Subaru concepts, no one really believed that the production version would look like the stylish concept. Fortunately based on this single teaser photo it looks like the 2015 Legacy is going to stop that trend with a side profile that retains the sleek "coupe-like" profile of the concept.
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Subaru has unveiled the 2015 WRX STI at the Detroit Auto Show. Based on the 2015 WRX that we saw debut in LA, the WRX STI is powered by a 305-horsepower 2.5-liter turbocharged boxer engine and gets several aerodynamic additions including the iconic large rear wing.
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Subaru has unveiled the new WRX STI race car, which is based on the 2015 WRX STI that we will see for the first time in Detroit next week. The new WRX STI race car will be Subaru's entry in the 24 Hours Nürburgring endurance race in 2014.
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The first batch of official photos of the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX STI have leaked online ahead of its debut at the Detroit Auto Show next week. These photos, which come to us from Autos.Terra show the WRX STI wearing the traditional Subaru blue paint with gold wheels.
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Subaru has announced that the 2015 Subaru WRX STI will debut this month at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. Following the debut of the 2015 WRX this past November, the 2015 WRX STI will get more aggressive styling and most importantly, more power under the hood.
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Subaru has unveiled the all-new 2015 WRX at the Los Angeles Auto Show. While we've all been fans of the past WRX models, the new one may disappoint some of you. First it doesn't look anything like the WRX concept that was unveiled earlier this year and second it's reportedly a bit slower than the last one.
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Over the last week the news about the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX has been all over the internet. Subaru confirmed that the 2015 WRX is going to debut next week at the LA Auto Show, but what about the more potent WRX STI? It's being reported that the 2015 WRX STI will debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January.
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Subaru is giving the world a preview of the 2015 Legacy with the debut of the Legacy Concept, which is going to debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show this month. Subaru also says that the concept celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Legacy.
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Well that didn't take long! This morning Subaru announced that the 2015 WRX is going to debut this month at the LA Auto Show. Subaru also released a teaser photo of the front end, which raised some concerns based on how close it is to the Impreza and not the WRX concept. Well it looks like WRX fans can now start crying! The first photo of the 2015 WRX has leaked online and it is really disappointing...
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Subaru has announced that the all-new 2015 WRX will have its world debut later this month at the LA Auto Show. In addition to the announcement, Subaru also released this teaser photo of the new WRX.
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Subaru has released a few teaser photos of its new Levorg concept, which is going to debut next month at the Tokyo Motor Show. The name "Levorg" comes from a combination of the words Legacy, Revolution and Touring.
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Motor Trend announced today that the Subaru Forester won Motor Trend Sport/Utility of the Year for 2014. Subaru is the only automaker to win this title three times, the most wins in the Sport/Utility category. In the past six years of competition, Subaru has had three winners - the 2014 Forester, 2010 Outback, and the 2009 Forester.
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Subaru has released the pricing for the 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid, which is its first ever hybrid model. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid arrives later this year and starts at $25,995. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid is powered by a 2.0L boxer engine with a 13 horsepower electric motor integrated into the CVT transmission.
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Subaru is expecting that its sales in the U.S. will reach 500,000 units by 2015, which will largely be due to the arrival of new models and additional production capacity. Sales this year will be between 410,000 to 420,000 units, but according to Dean Evans, chief marketing officer of Subaru of America, Subaru could easily sell up to an additional 20,000 units if it had more production capacity.
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Earlier this year Subaru gave us a preview of the next-generation WRX/ STI with the WRX concept at the New York Auto Show. It's now being reported that Subaru will unveil the production version in November at the LA Auto.
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Subaru has announced the pricing for the 2014 Subaru BRZ, which starts at $25,595. The 2014 BRZ isn't getting any significant changes and sales continue to rise, with sales up 41 percent in June and up 200 percent year-to-date.
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While we wait patiently for the next WRX and WRX STI, Subaru has released the pricing for the unchanged 2014 models, which start at $25,995 for the WRX and $34,495 for the WRX STI. The WRX is powered by a 2.5L turbocharged four-cylinder BOXER engine with 265-horsepower and 244 lb.-ft. of torque, while the WRX STI packs 305 horsepower.
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Subaru has released teaser photos of the high-performance version of the BRZ, the BRZ STI. The details are scarce, but it is expected that the BRZ STI will debut sometime later this year, most likely at the LA Auto Show.
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Subaru has announced the pricing for the 2014 Legacy and Outback models, with most versions having no increase over the 2013 models. The 2014 Subaru Legacy starts at $20,295 and the 2014 Subaru Outback starts at $23,495.
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The all-new 2014 Subaru Forester has received a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The Forester is the only one of two vehicles out of 13 small SUVs to earn an overall rating of good in the test. The other model to earn the rating was the 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport.
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Subaru is hoping for a fifth year in a row of record sales in the U.S. and part of its plan to meet the increasing demand is to expand production at its Indiana plant. Subaru is going to invest $400 million to expand capacity at the plant by a third and to add production of the Impreza.
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In addition to the Subaru WRX Concept, Subaru has also unveiled its first ever hybrid at the New York Auto Show, the 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid. Based on the popular XV Crosstrek crossover introduced for 2013, the 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid model arrives in Subaru dealerships fourth quarter of 2013. When the XV Crosstrek Hybrid goes on sale it will be the most fuel-efficient and lowest-emissions AWD hybrid crossover in America.
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Subaru gave the world a preview of the next-generation WRX today with the debut of the WRX Concept at the New York Auto Show. The next-generation WRX is going to move further away from the Impreza in Subaru's lineup and the bold and muscular design of the concept proves it.
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