Subaru is doing something very interesting with the BRZ at the New York Auto Show, as a clandestine photo from the yet-to-open show floor makes clear. Continue reading Racey Subaru BRZ spied on New York Auto Show floor Racey Subaru BRZ spied on New York Auto Show floor originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:20:00 EST. Show More Summary
The 2015 Mazda MX-5 will undercut the starting price of both the Subaru BRZ and Toyota 86 in the US, it has been announced. This week, Mazda’s US arm announced an opening gambit on the fourth-generation MX-5 of US$24,915, about $1000 more than the predecessor model. This figure, nevertheless, still undercuts the Scion FR-S at [...]
Subaru's Series.Blue BRZ adds limited edition exclusivity and STI style to the sporty simple coupe.
Now that the hype surrounding the BRZ has died down, we're left with a very pure, but pricey, sports coupe.
About a year ago I leased a Subaru BRZ; I thought it would be awesome. Now I'm annoyed by the lack of power and could really use something with more space. How would I go about getting out of the lease? Should I suck it up and pay the penalty, or stick it out and wait until the lease is over? Read more...
The GT86, along with its two brothers, the BRZ and FR-S, hit the production line in 2012 as a joint venture between two of Japan’s best automakers: Toyota and Subaru. Since their debuts there have been cries and screams for a convertible...Show More Summary
Toyota announced a redesigned version of the GT86 (which we in the states know as the Scion FR-S or Subaru BRZ) with a great-looking new front end that I think gives it the classic look of an old 240Z or an E-Type. It's called the Cb, which I'm told stands for "Cool Beauty." I'm also told it's "for women." Come on, really? Read more...
Japanese tuner Jun Auto has placed a 2.4-liter V8 based on two engines from a Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R motorcycle into the engine bay of a Subaru BRZ. The mill makes 362 horsepower and revs past 10,000 rpm to sound absolutely wonderful....Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - Subaru revealed recently the new BRZ GT300 race car, which is going to compete i... [...]
Subaru introduced a pair of racers at the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon, unveiling its challengers for both the Nürburgring 24 and the Japanese Super GT Series. Continue reading Subaru shows racing versions of STI and BRZ Subaru shows racing versions of STI and BRZ originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 09 Jan 2015 14:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
There have already been eleventy zillion reviews of the Toyobaru twins, all saying that it's the second coming of the affordable lightweight sports coupe. We know how it does on the track, and in the hands of a Jalopnik editor for a day trip, but what's it like to live with this car every day? How does it work in the real world? Read more...
Subaru had plans to build the Crosstrek here in the US, but Reuters reports that the company has changed its mind and will build the little crossover Scooby in Japan, in the same Gunma Prefecture factory where the Impreza, BRZ and Levorg are built. Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - This Subaru BRZ commercial is one of the top ten car ads we've ever seen. The ad... [...]
Through the first ten months of 2014, Subaru has sold 19,969 copies of their Impreza-based WRX and STi, 996 more than the number of Toyobaru sports cars sold in America this year. WRX/STi sales are up 35% through the end of October 2014,...Show More Summary
The upcoming Mazda MX-5 will have to be keener on pricing to better compete with the Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ twins, according to the boss of Mazda Australia. Speaking to CarAdvice at last week’s Los Angeles auto show, the man in charge of Mazda Australia, Martin Benders, admitted there’s opportunity for sharper pricing on [...]
There are two things I wouldn’t normally do for a review. One is write from the perspective of the first person, the other is rack up more than 1000km driving the test vehicle in question. It’s not my fault though. Blame the 2015 Subaru BRZ… Writing about the Subaru BRZ – or its Toyota 86 twin – [...]
Ever since Toyota and Subaru released the sports car alternatively known as the GT86, 86, BRZ and Scion FR-S a couple of years ago, rumors have circulated that even more exciting variants could be in store. But at least as far as Scion...Show More Summary
Subaru’s Forester has received a new STI-enhanced variant, but like the STI-enhanced BRZ the new hot Forester is being offered exclusively in Japan. We’re not talking a fully-fledged STI model like the Impreza WRX STI, but rather a run-of-the-mill Subaru that's been upgraded with some off-the-shelf STI parts. Subaru likes to call them...
Ever wonder what it would look like if Subaru made a big brother to the BRZ, maybe to take on the Nissan GT-R or Japan's Super GT series? (Well, the BRZ already competes in the GT300 class, but we're talking about the GT500 major leagues here.) Wonder no more, car fans, because it'd probably look something like this. Show More Summary
Subaru has finally joined the club and unveiled its Vision Gran Turismo concept for Gran Turismo 6. Dubbed the Viziv GT, it's like a BRZ on steroids. Actually, Subaru says the Viziv GT is based on the same styling theme as the Viziv 2 plug-in hybrid concept that debuted at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year, although it's hard to believe this...