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All-new Subaru Forester coming in time for Christmas?

All-new Subaru Forester confirmed for South Africa Roomiest, most refined, Forester yet Safer with EyeSight driving assistance New X-Mode designed for deep mud JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The all-new, fifth-generation, Subaru Forester SUV has, its maker says, the most space, best off-road capability, advanced safety and other features in its 22-year history. The SUVs were launched… Continue reading All-new Subaru Forester coming in time for Christmas?

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

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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… Continue reading Special models on horizon for Subaru’s 50th

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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… Continue reading Subaru UK creates farewell WRX STI Final Edition

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

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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… Continue reading All-new Subaru Impreza for ’17 Frankfurt show launch

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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… Continue reading New super-safe Subaru Impreza launched in SA

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Subaru shows new Legacy at Chicago

Revised front and rear styling and lights Redesigned interior, more premium materials. Standard Apple CarPlay / Android Auto CHERRY HILL, New Jersey – Subaru America has announced that the 2017 Legacy will be the focus of its stand at the 2017 Chicago auto show when the media days open on February 9th. The car, due in US… Continue reading Subaru shows new Legacy at Chicago

2017 SUBARU BRZ: Whole new look. Image: Subaru / Newspress
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Subaru BRZ / Toyota 86 updated for 2017

‘The BRZ has enhanced sports-car appeal’ Full diode headlights, pedestal rear spoiler Better cabin materials, 10-spoked wheel rims SUBARU’S BRZ Sports Coupe – twin sister to the Toyota 86 which is available in South Africa – has been majorly updated ahead of a global re-launch in 2017. Both models are pure Subaru, right down to the… Continue reading Subaru BRZ / Toyota 86 updated for 2017