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STI crowns Impreza range

Friday, 25 January 2008, 11:30 am | Subaru

Any suggestions the flagship model of the Impreza range might be compromised towards the small car main stream are quickly dispelled when you get behind the wheel, select Sport Sharp on the SI drive console and let out the clutch. More >>

Luxurious New 2008 Tribeca

Friday, 25 January 2008, 11:10 am | Subaru

Subaru’s new 2008 Tribeca seven seat luxury SUV has been launched with a torquey 3.6-litre engine to provide better mid-range performance, improved fuel consumption and strong styling. More >>

Subaru’s Five Star Safety Leadership

Wednesday, 19 December 2007, 5:18 pm | Subaru

Subaru has become the first automotive company in New Zealand to achieve maximum independent safety ratings for its entire range of local specification vehicles. More >>

Impreza wins Compact COTY

Thursday, 6 December 2007, 5:22 pm | Subaru

The new Subaru Impreza has won the AMI NZ Autocar Magazine Compact Car of the Year award. More >>

Forester Luxury Arrives

Wednesday, 28 November 2007, 9:47 am | Subaru

With full leather upholstery, 16 inch alloy wheels, tinted rear windows, sunroof, rear spoiler and a two shade body colour, the Forester Luxury will sell for $36,990 for the five speed manual gearbox version, which has dual range selection and a hill ... More >>

Gilmour To Contest Japanese WRC Round

Monday, 8 October 2007, 4:48 pm | Subaru

The Dunedin-based 27-year old has accepted an invitation to contest the event, which is a round of this year's World Rally Championship, for the Subaru Rally Team Japan, as team mate to current Japanese champion Noriyuki Katsuka. More >>

Legacy GT gets 2.5 litre motor

Monday, 1 October 2007, 9:12 am | Subaru

Subaru’s All-Wheel Drive Legacy GT B Spec receives a 2.5 litre turbocharged motor for the 2008 model year. The four cylinder “boxer” engine replaces the two litre motor which has been used in the model until now. More >>

More power for Outback and Legacy

Monday, 1 October 2007, 9:11 am | Subaru

Subaru’s All-Wheel Drive 2.5 litre Legacy and Outback ranges are refreshed with the addition of new engine technology, safety features and other equipment in the 2008 model year line-up. More >>

Boxer Diesel Debut Soon

Thursday, 13 September 2007, 11:07 am | Subaru

Subaru’s ground breaking Boxer Turbo Diesel motor will go on sale in Europe early next year. The engine is the first production Boxer Turbo Diesel engine in the history of the car industry. Details of the motor were released at the Frankfurt Motor Show, ... More >>

Wellington technician for Subaru world final

Thursday, 16 August 2007, 4:12 pm | Subaru

Rick Wheeler from Armstrong Subaru in Lower Hutt will represent New Zealand at the World Subaru Technician competition to be held in Japan in November. Wheeler won his place in the final after competing in regional competitions at Subaru Australia’s ... More >>

Ethanol suitability for Subarus

Friday, 10 August 2007, 2:45 pm | Subaru

Most Subarus purchased new in New Zealand since 1990 are capable of running on the ethanol blended fuel now being introduced to the local market. More >>

Image: Subaru’s next WRC breaks cover

Friday, 10 August 2007, 1:01 pm | Subaru

Subaru’s World Rally Car for 2008, based on the new generation Impreza will be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. The new Impreza hatch is due to go on sale in New Zealand in September, followed by the WRX STI version and sedan ... More >>

Subaru expands cycle sport support

Wednesday, 27 June 2007, 11:13 am | Subaru

Already involved with mountain biking, Subaru has expanded its support to include road and track cycling and BMX, through Bike NZ, which is the umbrella organisation for all competitive cycling sports in New Zealand. More >>

Datadoted Subarus Foil Thieves

Monday, 25 June 2007, 1:38 pm | Subaru

Subarus sold in New Zealand covered in microscopic DatDots are preventing the criminal community from successfully stealing the cars. More >>

All-new Impreza unveiled

Thursday, 5 April 2007, 11:40 am | Subaru

The all-new 2008 Impreza has been unveiled at the New York Motor Show, revealing a change of emphasis for Subaru’s iconic small car. More >>

Distributor achieves stunning drop in theft rate

Wednesday, 4 April 2007, 11:33 am | Subaru

One New Zealand vehicle distributor has managed to get theft of its models down to virtually zero at a time when car theft has jumped 15.5% to become the nation's second biggest crime. More >>

Subarus top US crash testing

Tuesday, 20 February 2007, 3:46 pm | Subaru

Subaru's Legacy and Outback have earned the highest possible five-star safety rating in front and offset crash testing in the United States. More >>

Boxer Diesel for Geneva Debut

Monday, 12 February 2007, 10:37 am | Subaru

The world's first horizontally opposed diesel engine will be displayed at next month's Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland by Subaru. More >>

Older Subarus Rate Highly In Quality

Monday, 5 February 2007, 10:46 am | Subaru

Subaru’s Forester and Legacy have ranked highly in a German survey of reliability and quality. More >>

Subaru's Green Award

Monday, 15 January 2007, 5:00 pm | Subaru

Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI), the maker of Subaru vehicles has been awarded the Minister of the Environment’s 2006 Commendation for Global Warming Prevention Activity for its development of the Subaru R1e electric vehicle in conjunction with Tokyo Electric ... More >>