Subaru US goes big: Ascent’s accent on three-row space

Only for US for now – but SA possible Subaru goes bigger for American families Includes Subaru’s excellent all-wheel drive TOKYO, Japan – Subaru has debuted a three-row SUV for the North American market (though Subaru SA says it might import RHD if made) at the 2017 Los Angeles auto show. It’s badged Subaru Ascent…

Special models on horizon for Subaru’s 50th

CHERRY HILL, New Jersey – Subaru America has confirmed limited-edition models to commemorate the brand’s 2018 50th anniversary with each vehicle in the Subaru range being topped by an anniversary edition. The cars will share a new colour and be fitted with high-level trim and 50th badging. Subaru America was founded on February 15th,1968, and…

Subaru UK creates farewell WRX STI Final Edition

End of the line for iconic Subaru STI Only 150 commemorative cars to build ‘Final Edition’ will remember the car LONDON, England – The Subaru WRX STI is the iconic Subaru – a modern incarnation, according to its builder, of yesteryear’s Impreza, conjuring images of special-stage success and rally legends pushing to the limit. Now…

All-new Subaru XV brings X-Mode and EyeSight safety tech

XV Crossover now on Subaru ‘global platform’ EyeSight driver assistance system available X-Mode debut: for XV’s off-road ability and safety THE SECOND generation of Subaru’s XV all-wheel drive small crossover with its two-litre Boxer engine is now in the brand’s showrooms across southern Africa. It comes with a new X-Mode, a push-button system said to…

All-new Subaru Impreza for ’17 Frankfurt show launch

Second Euro model for new global platform Fully redesigned; new Eyesight across range Expect full report, images on September 12 LONDON, England – Subaru says its latest  and “all new”Impreza will be unveiled at the 67th Frankfurt International Motor Show on the September 12 The automaker says the Impreza has been built to be safe and secure “with a…

New super-safe Subaru Impreza launched in SA

New generation of Subarus on the brand’s global platform Award-winning safety, smart technologies Impreza as 2016/17 Japanese Car of the Year JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The first Subaru Impreza. complete with a then awesome all-wheel drive and a two-litre Boxer engine, reached South Africa in the same year as did the brand – 1992 Now, a quarter-century later, comes…

Toyota 86: Five years old, so it’s time for a makeover

Revised body styling, especially at the front Sticking to ‘purest pleasures of driving’ New thin-spoked gunmetal alloy wheel rims DURBAN, South Africa – While the definition of a sports car is not a precise one, what is fact is that since the very first automobile made its debut engineers, designers and creators have constantly been…