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Subaru Tribeca recalled in Australia for bonnet latch fix

A recall notice has been issued in Australia this week for the now retired Subaru Tribeca SUV, over concerns that its bonnet could open while driving. Affecting 9208 facelifted examples sold between 2007 and 2014, the fault centres on the bonnet latch, which may have suffered from corrosion or lubricant congealing...

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2016 Subaru WRX Review: Sandown Raceway weekender
Rating: 910 /10
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2016 Subaru WRX Review: Sandown Raceway weekender

Teaming accessible performance with real-world practicality, Dave heads to Sandown Raceway in the 2016 Subaru WRX for the latest weekend warrior track test...

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2016 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2016 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review

A range of changes have been made to the Subaru XV for the 2016 model year, but have they been worthwhile...

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2016 Subaru XV pricing and specifications: Styling and equipment enhancements
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2016 Subaru XV pricing and specifications: Styling and equipment enhancements

The 2016 Subaru XV is on sale now, bringing with it a number of changes over the already enhanced 2015 version. The 2016 Subaru XV small SUV gains new alloy wheel designs, a new front bumper with chrome-edged highlights, a new-look grille and revised headlight inlays and fresh LED rear light clusters...


2016 Subaru WRX Review
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2016 Subaru WRX Review

Back in the late 90’s there was one car that could do it all, and everyone, including me, wanted one. The Subaru WRX – it was an affordable, turbo charged, all-wheel-drive, road-going rally weapon then and you know what, it still is...


Sydney to Berry day trip : Driving the Subaru WRX Premium

Sydney to Berry day trip : Driving the Subaru WRX Premium

There are many fantastic roads around Sydney, you just need to battle your way out of the city first. Once you're free of the snarl, a day trip is well worth the effort, and I'll take any excuse to get away from the hustle and bustle to soak up the amazing scenery and explore more of the many towns that lie within a few hours of home...


2016 Subaru New Cars
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2016 Subaru New Cars

Details of the new and updated Subaru models launching in Australia in 2016.   Subaru Levorg - mid 2016 Subaru’s all-new Levorg wagon will come to Australia in mid-2016, arriving as a companion to the small Impreza and WRX models. The Levorg first debuted in late 2013 as a thinly-veiled concept, marching quickly to a Japan-market launch...


Subaru Levorg STI, XV STI concepts to debut at Tokyo auto salon
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Subaru Levorg STI, XV STI concepts to debut at Tokyo auto salon

Subaru tuning house STI will use January’s 2016 Tokyo Auto Salon to unveil two fresh concepts, based on the new Levorg wagon and the ageing XV crossover. Opening on January 15, the aftermarket tuning and styling event will play host to Subaru Tecnica International’s view of how the already WRX-related Levorg and its less edgy XV stablemate could look - and go - with a more sporting approach...


2016 Subaru Levorg surfaces in Australia ahead of local launch
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2016 Subaru Levorg surfaces in Australia ahead of local launch

The all-new 2016 Subaru Levorg wagon has been spied in Australia this week, in the lead-up to its local market launch next year. Spied by CarAdvice reader Josh on the New South Wales stretch of the Hume Highway over the weekend, this Levorg is likely a factory-owned Australian-market model in final evaluation...


2016 Subaru WRX Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2016 Subaru WRX Review

The Subaru WRX is back with a vengeance. The entry level variant offers improved styling both inside and out with punchy performance.

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2016 Subaru Impreza Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2016 Subaru Impreza Review

With it price cut now making it more affordable, does the Impreza still make sense?

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Subaru Impreza sedan concept unveiled at Los Angeles auto show
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Subaru Impreza sedan concept unveiled at Los Angeles auto show

The hatchback came first, and now there's a new-generation Subaru Impreza Concept sedan foll0wing the show car's unveiling at the 2015 Los Angeles auto show. Following on from the unveiling of the stylish Subaru Impreza hatch concept car at the 2015 Tokyo motor show in October, the sedan model has been shown in the US as that's the more popular bodystyle in the North American market...


2015 Subaru WRX STI Premium Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2015 Subaru WRX STI Premium Review

It's been updated for 2015 and the styling has matured too. The WRX STi has always been a fan favourite thanks to its potency at an affordable price point. Is this new model as potent as the previous versions?


Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept teased ahead of debut in LA
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Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept teased ahead of debut in LA

A new Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept will make its debut at the Los Angeles auto show on November 19, Australian time, and is said to preview the next-generation four-door sedan. The new Impreza Sedan Concept follows hot on the heels of the Impreza 5-Door Concept, which was unveiled last month at the Tokyo motor show...


2016 Subaru Impreza sedan spy photos: Sleek Tokyo concept transformed
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2016 Subaru Impreza sedan spy photos: Sleek Tokyo concept transformed

The all-new 2016 Subaru Impreza, only recently previewed as a sleek hatch concept at the Tokyo motor show, has been spied testing in sedan form this week. That recent concept hasn’t been our only preview of Subaru’s new small car, however, with earlier spy photos revealing a few clues of the hatch model’s final shape...


Subaru Impreza 5-Door Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
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Subaru Impreza 5-Door Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Read the article here. The all-new Subaru Impreza has been previewed in concept form at the Tokyo motor show. Though recent history would suggest the concept’s sharp lines will be softened dramatically in the transition to production, Subaru is adamant that the styling of 5-Door is faithful to the next-generation small car and that the design will also translate to sedan form...


New Subaru Impreza sedan, hatch confirmed for 2017: "Fun, sporty" design promised
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New Subaru Impreza sedan, hatch confirmed for 2017: "Fun, sporty" design promised

Subaru is adamant that the styling of Tokyo’s Impreza 5-Door Concept is faithful to the next-generation small car and that the design will also translate to sedan form. When asked if the markedly more stylish design direction of this week's new concept is indicative of future production form, Subaru's design and advanced product planning manager Manoru Ishii replied with an emphatic “yes”...


Subaru's new seven-seat SUV is "no chance" for Australia
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Subaru's new seven-seat SUV is "no chance" for Australia

The official word from Subaru is that the company has no future plans to offer a seven-seat SUV in Australia, despite developing a yet-to-be-revealed larger and more family-friendly alternative to Forester for the USA market...


Subaru Viziv Future Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show
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Subaru Viziv Future Concept Walkaround : 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Read the article here. The Subaru Viziv Future concept made its international debut at the 2015 Tokyo motor show, taking centre stage on the Japanese brand’s large display. The mid-sized SUV concept is the latest in Subaru’s ongoing Viziv family of design concepts, and is believed to give us our best look yet at the brand’s vision for its next-generation Forester...


Subaru WRX STI S207 limited edition unveiled in Tokyo
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Subaru WRX STI S207 limited edition unveiled in Tokyo

The Subaru WRX STI S207 limited edition has just been unveiled at the 2015 Tokyo motor show. STI's boffins have coaxed more performance out of the 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder boxer engine used in the WRX STI. For the S207, power has been increased from 227kW to 241kW, while torque has been raised from 422Nm to 431Nm...