Tag: Subaru

The 2018 Subaru Outback rewards you with 8 sterling attributes… but there’s also a shortcoming to consider

Midsize crossover SUVs are plentiful these days, and to the untrained eye, it can be hard to separate one from the next. These models all have a similar mission, after all: They’re designed to provide comfortable, family-friendly transportation for you and your loved ones as you navigate city streets and […]

AJAC 2009 Canadian Car and Utility Vehicles finalists

The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) has wrapped up its 2009 Canadian Car and Utility Vehicle of the Year testing session, known as TestFest. Held in Niagara on the Lake, the event culminated on October 24, 2008 with the naming of 14 segment winners who will now go onto […]

Subaru 2.5-litre Turbo Boxer Engine wins 2006 Engine of the Year

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Subaru’s turbo-charged 2.5-litre, horizontally opposed boxer engine has won the International Engine of the Year award in the 2- to 2.5-litre engine class.  The announcement award ceremony took place recently at the Engine Expo in Stuttgart, Germany. “Subaru’s mighty-mite of a turbo flat-four is as much fun […]

Subaru Forester

The Forester is a genuinely useful crossover with room, a view, and—most important—utility. A 170-hp 2.5-liter flat-four is standard, with a six-speed manual or continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT); XT models get a zippier 250-hp 2.0-liter turbo flat-four and a CVT. A 6.2-inch or optional 7.0-inch touchscreen gives phone and […]