Subaru Unveils the 2024 Crosstrek: The third generation Subaru Crosstrek has been revealed with evolutionary styling and an interior that is a near carbon-copy of the Impreza, WRX, Legacy, and Outback. The only other models left in the Subaru lineup that do not have this interior design formula are the Atlas and BRZ. The latter will likely never receive it, but I digress. This … [Read more...] about Subaru Unveils the 2024 Crosstrek
Auto Buyers Guide Podcast Powered by Alex on Autos Welcome to the inaugural episode of the Auto Buyers Guide Podcast by Alex on Autos! This episode is EV-intensive. Alex and Tim Masso cover the all-new Subaru Solterra and Toyota's EV plan, as well as the intriguing Cox Automotive EV survey. Also, what long game is Tesla playing as established brands develop their electric … [Read more...] about Auto Buyers Guide Podcast: Volume 1, Episode 1 | Can An EV Ever Be A Classic Car?
Sometimes a car can be more than the sub of it’s specifications and the 2023 Solterra is certainly that kind of car. Let’s be honest, on paper the Solterra doesn’t look great: xxx miles of range, “just” 218 horsepower, no funk, and slow charging made it the newest EV I was least interested in driving… But then I drove it and I’m glad I did. https://youtu.be/XWpMH4qrFmg It’s A … [Read more...] about Subaru’s First EV Is Much Better in Person Than On “Paper” – 2023 Subaru Solterra First Drive Review
Let's be honest, with just over 220 miles of range and 218 hp, the 2023 Subarus Solterra doesn't look great on a spec sheet. In the real world, however, 0-60 mph happens in 6.2 seconds, it gets more like 222-228 miles of range, and its actual ground clearance create a fantastic combination. DC charging is on the slow side (100 kW), but the payback is likely increased battery … [Read more...] about The 2023 Subaru Solterra Is Much Better Than You Think
News Desk Subaru WRX STI not to return as an ICE vehicle. Late last Friday, Subaru dropped a bombshell press release announcing, ultimately, the death of the WRX STI in its current form. This has shocked the entire industry because up until this news, all signs were pointing towards an imminent STI debut based on the new WRX. Subaru themselves even hinted at its … [Read more...] about News Desk [March 14th, 2022]
The next Wilderness model in Subaru's lineup is here with the 2022 refresh of their popular Forester crossover. While it doesn't get the 2.4L turbo from the Outback Wilderness, it is considerably less expensive while offering fairly similar off-road ability. The exterior gets a chunkier look with knobby tires, more black cladding, and more capable roof rails. This is what all … [Read more...] about The Most Rugged Forester Ever | 2022 Subaru Forester Wilderness
Toyota co-developing hydrogen V8 engine with Yamaha. Hydrogen fuel cell technology has not exactly seen the rapid development that all-electric has, with only three automakers really putting any effort into making them work. Toyota, being one of them, has been selling the Mirai in California only since 2015. Hyundai and Honda have or currently offer hydrogen fuel cell … [Read more...] about News Desk [February 18th, 2022]
Dodge Hornet leaks for the first time. In 2006, Dodge introduced the world to this funky little hatchback concept called Hornet. Ever since then there have been rumors of a production model, but due to the 2008-2010 financial crisis it never happened in this form. Fast forward to 2021, serious rumors about the production Hornet finally resurfaced, claiming it would be … [Read more...] about News Desk [February 17th, 2022]
If you're in the market for a midsize, five-seat crossover, chances are you have both the 2021 Subaru Outback and 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe on your test-drive list. Both vehicles are among the most popular in their respective class and offer a nice blend of practicality, space, and drivability. The 2021 Subaru Outback and 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe couldn't be more different in terms … [Read more...] about 2021 Subaru Outback vs 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid: Which One is the Best?
Most of this week's news comes from Japan where a new generation of an iconic sports sedan has been teased again along with a plug-in hybrid crossover. Out of Germany. and the U.S, we have more news of electrified models as two giants push for a fully electrified future. The 2022 Subaru WRX has been teased once more kicking up dust. We get some more glimpses of the newest … [Read more...] about Weekly News in Review: July 25 to July 31