Okay, folks - it appears we've got a problem. The Toyota GT86, Europe's counterpart to our own beloved Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S coupes, is apparently not selling too well. This, according to Toyota's European Vice President of Research...Show More Summary
Of course you remember the Scion FR-S. It and its Subaru BRZ twin were all we were talking about in 2012. Well, based on comments from Toyota people and the sales figures, seems like we might've forgotten. Read more...
(Credit: Antuan Goodwin/CNET) Yes, almost every Subaru model that you can buy today comes equipped standard with the automaker's Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive system (only the rear-driven BRZ does not). However, you may not know that not all Symmetrical AWD systems are created equal. Show More Summary
--> Note: Dodge Demon Concept Pictured Here. Chrysler’s SRT is an undeniably hot division within the Pentastar, but it seems the loyal fans are wanting more. Ralph Gilles, the brand’s CEO, let loose of some interesting information during a recent interview with AutoGuide. Show More Summary
The Subaru Legacy might not have been the hottest debut at the recent Chicago Auto Show, but for the Japanese automaker, it's hugely important. Much as we'd love to focus on Subaru's more engaging WRX, STI and BRZ models, the truth is,...Show More Summary
Another week coming to a close brings another rumor of a potential hotted-up version of the Subaru everyone wants to turbocharge, the BRZ. A fresh rumor out of the Car and Driver offices makes the claim that a new, special-edition BRZ model will be offered up within the next few months. Show More Summary
--> Subaru is playing with our hearts with its BRZ, as it continuously tells us that there is no turbocharged model in the works, while aftermarket companies continue to push the only RWD Suby to new heights. Well, now we have news of a new special edition BRZ that, once again, got our hopes up only to drop them like a hot potato. Show More Summary
I've got one reservation about the Toyobaru twins: they're not loud enough. Well, they don't have enough boxer engine warble. This owner seems to have solved that problem. Read more...
If there's a trend in the auto industry we can firmly get behind, it's the small, light and affordable rear-drive coupe. The positive critical reception to the Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ twins has encouraged other manufacturers to look at building their own rear drivers, and even a few to show actual concept cars based on the idea. Show More Summary
Upon seeing the Nissan IDx Nismo and IDx Freeflow concepts in person at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this week, I immediately thought they would be the perfect size for a Subaru BRZ fighter. The people at Nissan must think so too. It's gonna be real! Read more...
Looks like: A Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ rollin' on 20s in a quasi-Utopian society Defining characteristics: Low, muscular stance; "wrap-around sunglasses" greenhouse; and "shrink-wrapped" sheet metal Ridiculous features: Vertical, rhombus-shaped LED headlamps; pull-strap interior door handles; lack of a...
Sports car sales increased by 3900 units over 2012, largely on the back of the hugely successful Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ that notched up 6706 and 1411 sales respectively in their first full year on-sale. They helped mark 18 per cent growth for … Continue reading ? The post Sports car sales 2013: Toyota 86 claims victory in entertainment stakes appeared first on CarAdvice.
The Subaru BRZ is now available for purchase directly from dealerships for the first time since its Australian launch, though, its previous free servicing offer has been dropped. On sale in dealerships from January 1, 2014, the 147kW/205Nm...Show More Summary
Cars.com's 2013 Subaru BRZ long-term tester marked the first time we purchased the winner of our most prestigious annual award. Cars.com editors named the BRZ and Scion FR-S twins the Best of 2013 as leaders in value, innovation and quality...
We imagined unloading our mostly beloved 2013 Subaru BRZ long-term tester would be a breeze. Not only was the Cars.com tester a loaded Limited trim level with heated seats, high-intensity discharge headlights, navigation, Alcantara and leather interior, and more, but...
The Subaru WRX pre-order campaign has failed to reach the frenzied heights of that of the BRZ, with just seven customers submitting a deposit in the first 24 hours. Subaru Australia made the surprise announcement yesterday morning that the first … Continue reading ? The post Subaru WRX pre-order campaign fails to reach BRZ heights appeared first on CarAdvice.
2014 SUBARU WRX AUSTRALIA Subaru Australia has expanded its successful online ordering system to include its new 2014 WRX performance sedan. The system first launched in 2012 to help Subaru deal with its small supply of BRZ coupes, with 50 of the first 201 available cars flying out the (virtual) doors in the first 1.5 hours. Show More Summary
Posted on 11.21.2013 14:00 by Kirby Garlitos If you’re wondering why the Subaru BRZ suddenly morphed into an SUV, don’t worry, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. This is a completely different car from the popular sports coupe; actually,...Show More Summary
Posted on 11.21.2013 13:00 by Mark McNabb The Tokyo Motor Show has been full of excitement and interesting new designs, but one bit of bad news has surfaced: Subaru’s brand chief Yasuyuki Yoshinaga dismissed the idea of a convertible Subaru BRZ. Show More Summary
Change! Unlike last year, in which Car and Driver's 10Best list was populated with almost exactly the same vehicles as the year before - the only change between 2012 and 2013 was that the Scion FR-S/Subaru BRZ twins took the position previously occupied by the Cadillac CTS-V. Show More Summary