Subaru News

Posted Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 10:06pm

The History-and future-of hitting the road

Scott writes: Do you ever think about roads? Most of us climb into our cars every day and drive without really thinking about it. We go from point A to point B and really don’t consider what’s underneath us unless we hit a pothole or it’s snowing, or the surface underneath us for whatever reason is just nasty. I ran across this article today while reading and found it to be extremely interesting. It covers… Read More →

Posted Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 9:01pm

Japan’s Subaru to suspend production in Indiana on chip shortage

Japanese automaker Subaru Corp (7270.T) said on Tuesday that it was suspending production at its plant in Indiana through the end of April due to a global shortage of semiconductors. Automakers from Ford Motor (F.N) to Nissan Motor (7201.T) have cut production due to the shortage of chips, used extensively in new cars for automatic windows, parking assistance and entertainment systems. Read More →

Posted Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 9:00pm

2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness Gets Price That Isn’t Out There

The 2022 Subaru Outback Wildnerness promises to go where only the courageous dare to explore. Aimed at outdoor enthusiasts wanting more out of their wagon, the Outback Wilderness, a trim above Onyx XT, and positioned just below the Limited XT and Touring XT, is set to arrive this spring. It is the most rugged and capable Outback to date. Read More →

Posted Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 8:58pm

Toyota Electric SUV Shows Its Face Ahead Of April 19 Debut

Subaru is involved in the EV’s development. Toyota and Subaru originally announced plans to collaborate on a dedicated platform for electric vehicles back in June 2019. The first fruit of their labor is a week away from being officially unveiled as the Auto Shanghai show in China will see the world premiere of a fully electric SUV. We’re going to discover Toyota’s version first, with a Subaru equivalent reportedly called “Evoltis” likely not far behind. Read More →

Posted Monday, April 19, 2021 at 9:51pm

Someone Just Spent $312,555 on a 1998 Subaru Impreza 22B STI With 25K Miles

The Subaru Impreza 22B STI is without question the seven-star marque’s most iconic model. Built in a series of 400 cars to commemorate its third straight manufacturers’ title in the World Rally Championship, the 22B is emblematic of Subaru’s golden era of Colin McRae at the wheel and triumph over rival Mitsubishi. Today, they’re consistently the most valuable Subarus on the market, as demonstrated once again by a 22B imported to the United States that… Read More →

Posted Monday, April 19, 2021 at 8:53pm

2022 Subaru Legacy, Outback Priced; Outback Wilderness Is $38,120

Subaru has announced a full price list for the 2022 Legacy and Outback, which are getting a few new features with prices that remain the same or have increased by $100 or less, depending on trim level. In 2021, Subaru added steering-responsive LED headlights, and this year it also gives every Outback standard LED fog lights. On the Legacy, it makes 17-inch black-finished aluminum wheels standard on the base model. In 2021, they were a… Read More →

Posted Friday, April 16, 2021 at 10:46pm

Subaru STI VS Mitsubishi Evolution: Here’s Who Won The Battle

When it comes to classic names in rally racing, despite the decades-old history of the sport, only two manufacturers tend to come to mind. Those of course are Subaru and its bitter rivals at Mitsubishi. With their Lancer Evolution and Impreza STI respectively, these two rally titans put on a spectacle, unlike anything the world of motor racing had ever seen before. Read More →

Posted Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 10:44pm

‘In a moment of white-hot clarity my brain calculated McRae would be apexing precisely where we were standing’

Aside from the rare pleasure of driving a 22B for issue 282’s cover story, getting back behind the wheel of a late-’90s Subaru stirred some very welcome memories. Securing an exclusive UK first drive of the 22B for the very first issue of this magazine back in 1998 was a highlight for obvious reasons. However, it’s a memory from the year before – when spectating on the 1997 RAC Rally with a mate – that’s… Read More →

Posted Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 10:50pm

10 Facts About The Grueling Rebelle Rally

Rebelle Rally is one of the most unique motorsports events. In essence, it is a 10 day, 1.600-mile navigational rally. America’s first all-woman rally raid takes place in the unforgiving and gruesome Nevada and California deserts, where the temperature changes are extreme, the terrain is terrifying, navigation is hard and driving conditions are unfavorable to put it kindly. 376 women endured the terrain, conditions, and overcame the difficulties since the rally’s inaugural race in 2016.… Read More →