Loading indicator
News & Reviews
Last 7 Days
Subaru Logo

Subaru BRZ News Page 6

Subaru BRZ coming to Australia

  Subaru Australia will abandon its long-standing all-wheel-drive-only brand strategy and import the new rear-wheel-drive BRZ sports car in 2012. One of Subaru's biggest dealerships has told CarAdvice the BRZ will arrive in May in limited numbers – potentially pipping its well-publicised twin, the Toyota 86, to the local market...

Subaru BRZ confirmed for New Zealand

Subaru New Zealand has bitten the bullet, confirming it will add the rear-wheel drive BRZ sports coupe to its previously all-wheel drive line-up. Subaru NZ managing director Wallis Dumper told the New Zealand Herald the BRZ would hit showrooms in 2012. “It will be in New Zealand next year. It’s a good car,” Dumper said...

Toyota to take on Subaru BRZ GT300 with... a Prius?

When Subaru confirmed its all-new BRZ sports coupe would be competing in the Japanese Super GT race series, many assumed it was only a matter of time before Toyota responded with its own entrant. And here it is… Not quite what you were expecting, is it? According to Japanese publication Auto Sport Magazine, Toyota has overlooked the BRZ’s sister car – the 86 – and is instead preparing a GT300 version of its tree-hugging Prius hybrid...

Subaru BRZ: Will it come to Australia?

The Subaru BRZ sports car has been unveiled in production form at the 2011 Tokyo motor show, though the Japanese brand’s local subsidiary has still to decide whether it will import the coupe to Australia. Subaru’s new BRZ is part two of the so-called ‘Toyobaru’ compact sports car project shared with Toyota, and its reveal follows just a couple of days after the virtually identical Toyota 86 made its public debut at Japan’s Fuji Speedway...

Subaru BRZ revealed: part two of the “Toyobaru”

The 2012 Subaru BRZ has been revealed on the eve of its 2011 Tokyo motor show debut. Pictures of the new Subaru BRZ rear-wheel-drive sports car show the company’s joint venture project with Toyota is more than just a twin under the skin to the Toyota 86 unveiled on Sunday. The two coupes share virtually identical suspension - front struts and double-A-arm rear - and engine, a 2...

Subaru BRZ will race - It’s official

There’s nothing like the prospect of an all-new Subaru sports car to liven up the enthusiast market. You only have to look at the untold thousands of news articles on this very subject that have been published online over the last few weeks. While Subaru Australia is still trying to work out whether the numbers stack up for a rear-wheel drive sports car in Australia, Subaru Technica International Inc...

Subaru set to race the BRZ

Despite the lack of images and information on Subaru's Motorsport site, it appears that the carmaker has plans to race the yet to be released BRZ sports coupe in Japan’s popular Super GT series next year. Experience gained from campaigning the Legacy (Liberty) B4 in the GT300 class, should prove useful during the 2012 race season...

Subaru BRZ Concept-STI at Los Angeles Auto Show

The Subaru BRZ Concept–STI has been unveiled at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, revealing more pictures of a show car that hints at a potential future high-performance version of the new sports car. The unveiling comes two weeks ahead of the highly anticipated world premiere of the Subaru BRZ production car...

Subaru BRZ Concept - STI coming to 2011 LA Auto Show

Now this is more like it: the Subaru BRZ Concept – STI. Subaru has released digital images of the BRZ Concept – STI, a racier version of the Subaru BRZ sports coupe that will be unveiled at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show in exactly four weeks’ time...

Subaru BRZ Spy CGI Images

With a decision due in the coming months, Subaru Australia will decide whether to import the Subaru BRZ, an engineering and design collaboration with Toyota (to be named the FT-86). Fitted with a horizontally opposed Boxer engine, the rear-wheel-drive coupe uses a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine that is positioned 120mm lower to the ground and 240mm closer to the centre of the chassis in comparison to other Subaru vehicles...

Subaru Australia warming to BRZ

Subaru Australia continues to grapple with the philosophical dilemma of adding the rear-wheel drive Subaru BRZ sports car to its line-up, but may be warming to the idea. Subaru Australia managing director Nick Senior insists the local arm of the Japanese brand will make its decision public in December on whether or not we will get the BRZ...