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2020 Subaru Legacy Spotted

2020 Subaru Legacy Spotted

Washington DC July 14, 2018; The AIADA newsletter reported that Subaru, bucking moves by other automakers, remains committed to the midsize sedan, and now the next-generation Legacy has been spotted testing in metro Detroit, reports Automotive News. The Legacy, one of Subaru of America's oldest nameplates, will be the ... Continue reading

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2018 SUBARU IMPREZA REVIEW BY STEVE PURDY

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2018 SUBARU IMPREZA REVIEW BY STEVE PURDY

Our first slide into the driver’s seat triggered a little thrill when I realized we have the manual transmission. A five-speed manual is the starting point for the Impreza powertrain. A CVT is optional on the lower trim levels and standard on the top. Only one engine powers the Impreza, a tepid, 2.0-liter boxer that ... Continue reading

Autotrader Names 10 Hottest SUVs for Summer 2018

Autotrader Names 10 Hottest SUVs for Summer 2018

Autotrader editors put together its list of the 10 hottest SUVs for the summer of 2018. These fun, practical vehicles are the 10 most-searched new, used, and certified pre-owned utility vehicles on Autotrader. "Utility tops the must-have list for today's car shopper, which is why SUV sales continue to set records among ... Continue reading

Opinion, 8 Best Cars to Buy Now July 2018

Opinion, 8 Best Cars to Buy Now July 2018

U.S. News & World Report, today unveiled July's list of the Best Cars to Buy Now. To make U.S. News' monthly list, a car must meet three criteria: declining sales, strong manufacturer incentives and excellent scores in the U.S. News Best Cars rankings. ... Continue reading

2018 New Car Reviews And 2018 New Truck Reviews

2018 New Car Reviews And 2018 New Truck Reviews

2018 New Car Reviews and 2018 New Truck Reviews, Professional reviews only ... Continue reading

2019 Subaru Legacy And 2019 Subaru Outback Models Pricing and Details

2019 Subaru Legacy And 2019 Subaru Outback Models Pricing and Details

CAMDEN, N.J., July 9, 2018 -- EyeSight® Driver Assist Technology now standard on all models New 6.5-inch Multimedia system standard on base models Legacy 2.5i starts at $22,545 Outback 2.5i starts at $26,345 Subaru of America, Inc. today announced pricing for the 2019 Outback and Legacy lines. The company reported its ... Continue reading

2018 Subaru Crosstrek Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2018 Subaru Crosstrek Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

The new platform and uni-body structure is significantly stiffer which results not only in better driving dynamics but also reductions in noise, vibration and harshness. The exterior body is more sculpted than before and the Crosstrek has a new grille design as well as new headlights. A view towards the rear corner bri ... Continue reading

Japanese Car Cruise-In and Super Street Meet Petersen Museum LA July 22, 2018

Japanese Car Cruise-In and Super Street Meet Petersen Museum LA July 22, 2018

9am - 2pm | 3rd Floor Parking Structure Los Angeles July 6, 2018; Cruise over to the Petersen for one of the year’s largest and most inclusive gatherings of Japanese import cars in Southern California: our 5th Annual Japanese Car Cruise-In. Last year’s event brought out close to a thousand of SoCal’s finest stree ... Continue reading

2018 Subaru Crosstrek Review By Steve Purdy

2018 Subaru Crosstrek Review By Steve Purdy

Redesigned for 2018, Crosstrek is loosely based on the Impreza compact sedan but it is quite a different vehicle. It gets a tiny bit bigger than the outgoing model, the result of styling that follows modern trends for small crossovers. It is most certainly not flashy, eschewing excess sculpting, jewelry and aggressive ... Continue reading

AIADA: What Is An American Car?

AIADA: What Is An American Car?

Explore the map to learn more about the international nameplate vehicles, plants, and people that are contributing to our country's economic recovery. The Honda Ridgeline, Acura RDX, Honda Odyssey, and Honda Pilot are among the most American-made vehicles driven by U.S. consumers.* Vehicles like these demonstrate that ... Continue reading

Heatwave Continues for Subaru Canada with Record June 2018 Sales

Heatwave Continues for Subaru Canada with Record June 2018 Sales

Subaru Canada enregistre son meilleur mois de juin avec la vente de 5 348 unités, une hausse de 5,1 p. 100 par rapport au même mois l'an dernier. Les fabuleuses ventes se poursuivent avec 27 876 unités vendues au cours des six premiers mois de 2018. ... Continue reading

Subaru of America 2018 Best June Ever, Sets New Sales Record for the First Half of 2018

Subaru of America 2018 Best June Ever, Sets New Sales Record for the First Half of 2018

CAMDEN, N.J., July 3, 2018 -- Best June ever – monthly sales increase 15 percent over June 2017 79 consecutive months of yearly month-over-month growth Best June ever for Crosstrek and Outback 500,000th Crosstrek sold First ever Ascent SUV sold 52 consecutive months of more than 10,000 Outbacks sold 59 consecutive mo ... Continue reading

AIADA June 2018 US Sales Scoreboard

AIADA June 2018 US Sales Scoreboard

International auto sales slowed in June, a trend forecast by many analysts who see the industry reaching a plateau following a steady climb in recent years following the recession in 2008 and 2009. Despite the month’s smaller gains, international brands still finished the month in the lead, posting positive gains and ... Continue reading

US Car Tariffs Bad For Foreign Convertible Importers

US Car Tariffs Bad For Foreign Convertible Importers

In the years before he became president of the United States, Donald Trump owned luxury German cars. Now, pricey European convertibles are among the vehicles that could become rare on American roads if Trump’s proposal to slap tariffs on imported cars takes effect. ... Continue reading

Remember When 'Foreign Cars" Cost More - Well They May Again

Remember When 'Foreign Cars" Cost More - Well They May Again

Trump Tariffs May Cost Carmakers at Least 1 Million Annual Sales Says Industry Predictor Washington DC June 12, 2018; The NADA newsletter reported that if President Donald Trump slaps a 25 percent tariff on imported vehicles, it may cost the U.S. auto industry 1 million annual vehicle sales -- and that’s just the low ... Continue reading

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