Tag: Subaru

  • 2023 Subaru WRX Long-Term Update: Double the joy with two Christmases!

    2023 Subaru WRX Long-Term Update: Double the joy with two Christmases!

    Upon making the move from the Mid-Atlantic to the Midwest in 2016, I encountered a new reality that I was unfamiliar with: a real winter. While my previous hometown had seen some significant snowstorms, they were not common occurrences and were newsworthy when they did happen. Our winters were so mild that the local press…

  • Hidden Treasure: 1987 Subaru GL 4WD Wagon with 324k Miles in Junkyard

    Hidden Treasure: 1987 Subaru GL 4WD Wagon with 324k Miles in Junkyard

    When I’m walking the rows of a car graveyard in search of historically significant subjects for this series, a Toyota or Honda needs at least 400,000 miles showing on the odometer for me to consider photographing it based on final mileage alone; discarded Accords and Previas with better than 300k miles are a dime a…

  • Subaru BRZ Cup Car Basic: Factory Race Car with Roll Cage Ready to Race

    Subaru BRZ Cup Car Basic: Factory Race Car with Roll Cage Ready to Race

    Subaru has unveiled its latest BRZ designed specifically for racing. Known as the BRZ Cup Car Basic, it was created for the GR86/BRZ Cup, a grassroots motorsport series held in Japan featuring Toyota GR86 and Subaru BRZ sports cars. Similar to the Toyota GR86 Cup Car Basic, the BRZ Cup Car Basic comes equipped with…

  • Hidden Treasure: 2003 Subaru Baja in the Junkyard

    Hidden Treasure: 2003 Subaru Baja in the Junkyard

    When writing about the 2003 Baja, our reviewer asked, “Remember the Subaru BRAT?” Yes, from the 1978 through 1987 model years, Subaru sold a version of the Leone with a pickup bed in the United States. Memories of the BRAT remained fond even after all the lawsuits over injuries suffered by passengers riding in the…

  • Preview of the 2025 Subaru Forester: Familiar but with significant improvements

    Preview of the 2025 Subaru Forester: Familiar but with significant improvements

    When it comes to the 2025 Subaru Forester, it may be labeled as “all-new,” but it doesn’t quite fit that description. This generation shares the same Subaru Global Platform and 2.5-liter boxer-four engine as its predecessor. The dimensions are also very similar, with only slight increases in length and width. Despite this, there have been…