Tag: Subaru

Subaru And Toyota Officially Affiliated After Latter Increases Stake In Partner

The ties between Toyota and Subaru are deepening as the former has increased their stake in their Japanese partner. While Toyota has long been considered Subaru’s principal shareholder, the company increased their stake from 16.8% to 20.0% on February 6th. This means the two automakers are now officially “affiliated.” While the two companies now have […]

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Bummer: New MR2 Is “Not A Priority”, Says Toyota Chief, New GR 86 Is

Toyota’s sports car lineup includes two different models: the new Supra and the aging GT 86, which has been around with very few updates and still no turbocharged engine for the past eight years. Rumors were circulating about a possible revival of the MR2 close to the middle of the decade, yet they have been […]

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Cars And Coffee Goers Tease Dodge Owners With Pool Noodle Splitter Guards

A handful of attendees at a recent Cars & Coffee event in Charlotte, North Carolina put yellow pool noodles on their cars to troll Dodge owners who keep their controversial splitter guards on. There were at least two Ford Mustangs, a Subaru WRX STI, and a Dodge Charger that featured yellow pool noodles on their […]

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Subaru’s UK Lineup Hit With Massive Price Increases, BRZ Now £4,160 More Expensive

The European Union’s tougher CO2 emission norms will put some automakers in serious trouble in the region, especially those lacking electrified models to help lower their CO2 fleet average. Subaru is one of those companies and the Japanese carmaker seems to have decided to shift to the consumer the cost of the penalties it will […]

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Subaru Goes Big on Electrification in New Plan, Even As CEO Admits EVs Are a Tough Sell

<img data-attachment-id="1611480" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2018/02/subaru-gets-backup-electrification-initiative/xvh/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923.jpg" data-orig-size="2443,1498" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"5.6","credit":"","camera":"IQ160","caption":"XVH","created_timestamp":"1429264975","copyright":"","focal_length":"50","iso":"50","shutter_speed":"3.9999722753611","title":"XVH","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Crosstrek Hybrid" data-image-description=" Image: Subaru ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-450×276.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-610×374.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1611480 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-610×374.jpg” alt=”Crosstrek Hybrid” width=”610″ height=”374″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-610×374.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-75×46.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-450×276.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-768×471.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/1._2016_Crosstrek_Hybrid-e1517847291923-120×74.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Like it or not, Subaru plans to make up for lost time by delving deep into the world […]

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Subaru Gives Us First Look At Electric Crossover Co-Developed With Toyota

On Monday, Subaru announced plans to electrify its entire lineup by 2035 and during a technology briefing in Japan, displayed the first design study of a new electric vehicle it’s working on. The all-electric crossover pictured is being co-developed with Toyota and will hit the market before 2025. It appears as though the full-sized mockup […]

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Subaru’s First EV To Arrive By 2025, Entire Range To Be Electrified By Mid-2030s

Subaru might be lagging behind its bigger rivals in terms of electrification but they want to make up for the lost ground with a new plan that aims to electrify its entire lineup by 2035. In a technology briefing held by the Japanese automaker, Subaru announced its new long-term technology goals as the partnership with […]

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Auto Shows Might Be Dying But The 2020 Tokyo Auto Salon Didn’t Disappoint

The Tokyo Auto Salon is often billed as Japan’s version of SEMA, but it might be even better as it’s open to the public and hasn’t been taken over by automakers who try to ram a dozen similarity styled concepts down our throat. That being said, major automakers still have a presence at the show […]

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Potty-mouthed Overseas Subaru Earns Domestic Rebuke

<img data-attachment-id="956866" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/12/subaru-america-applies-new-hq-site-new-jersey/subaru-badge/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Subaru-badge-e1463059735529.jpg" data-orig-size="610,407" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"4.5","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1383688108","copyright":"2601","focal_length":"105","iso":"320","shutter_speed":"0.0015625","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="Subaru badge" data-image-description=" Subaru badge ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Subaru-badge-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Subaru-badge-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-956866 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Subaru-badge-610×407.jpg” alt=”Subaru badge” width=”610″ height=”407″> Late Friday, just before news of a resurrected Hummer broke, we regaled you with the story of the Subaru Forester Ultimate Customized Kit Special edition— a flashy Forester with […]

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