Archive for the ‘Subaru’ Category

Subaru WRX STI racer coming to Nurburgring 24

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: January 19th, 2015

Subaru is a Japanese company that’s very well known for its motor sport efforts, especially in terms of rallying. As far as more conventional racing is concerned things aren’t the same.

That may just change since it seems they’re interested in taking to the tarmac and sticking to it. Mind you, they don’t plan to change the car very soon.

2015 Subaru WRX STI racer

2015 Subaru WRX STI racer

The Japanese car maker has announced that it plans to give the WRX STI a proper shakedown at the 2015 Nurburging 24 hour endurance race.
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Subaru’s modesty accompanied by facts

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: August 28th, 2013

When Subaru announced that their modest plan for the new 2015 Legacy was to play it safe, many people were a little disappointed, some were angered, and many were surprised by this unseen move.

When we think Subaru, we think beauty and power, a creative design completed with a stiff suspension setup and enough power to satisfy even the most hardcore fan, and all together an aspect to be envied. At least in the latest years. And while it appears nice to the novice eye, it still has some strange traits such as far more aggressive front.

Subaru WRX Concept

Subaru WRX Concept

But all the modesty and safety was soon forgotten when Subaru WRX concept was announced and even more so when it was showcased. It was immediately surrounded by crowds of people who appeared awed by the incredible sight.

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Concept Subaru WRX

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: April 1st, 2013

The new concept of Subaru WRX was announced at the New York International Auto Show. Producers of Subaru Concept are showing us that they will have soon a new car in the stores.

They want to make a new generation WRX, with a unique body, dynamic characteristics and more powerful than the STi sibling. Unlike the Impreza, the WRX concept has a different design.

Subaru WRX

Subaru WRX

If there are details about the design, like: a prominent front grille, hood intake and hawk-eye headlights, about the engine, there are details like: turbocharged engine and intercooler, and these are the only words about the engine for now.

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Subaru WRX STI starts at £26,995 in the UK

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: August 26th, 2012

The British department of Subaru announced that the WRX STI gets a lower price in the UK. To be more precise, the Japanese model starts at £26,995 and is powered by a 2.5-liter turbocharged unit capable to offer 296 horsepower.

The UK buyers will also benefit from a new model named WRX STI 340R which will be offered as a performance pack.

2013 Subaru WRX STI

2013 Subaru WRX STI

Priced at £1,599, the kit in question is able to improve the total output of the 2.5-liter engine to 335 horsepower and 490Nm of torque.
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Subaru BRZ Coupe gets UK pricing

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: May 1st, 2012

Subaru has released official pricing figures for the new BRZ Coupe in the United Kingdom. The new Subaru BRZ Coupe is scheduled to enter the British market this summer with prices starting from £24,995.

Opting for the entry-level SE model you will get leather steering wheel, keyless Smart Entry system, a six-speaker audio system, iPod connectivity and also leather-wrapped gearshift lever.

Subaru BRZ Coupe

Subaru BRZ Coupe

The Japanese model is available with a 2.0-liter engine and a standard six-speed manual transmission.
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New Subaru BRZ priced at $25,495 in the US

Category: Subaru | Author: | Date: April 6th, 2012

Subaru released official pricing for the new BRZ in the United States. As you probably know, under the bonnet sits a 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit able to deliver 200 horsepower and 205 Nm of torque.

The entry-level Subaru BRZ is priced at $25,495 (excluding the $750 destination charge) and benefits from features such as aluminum pedals, heated seats and mirrors, HID headlights, Bluetooth connectivity and a navigation system.

2013 Subaru BRZ

2013 Subaru BRZ

If you want more comfort thanks to features such as dual-zone climate control and leather seats, there is the BRZ Limited model which is priced from $27,495.
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