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Subaru VIZIV Future Concept

2015 Tokyo Motor Show: Next-generation Subaru Impreza Concept to make world debut

Fuji Heavy Industries will conduct a world premiere for the VIZIV Future Concept and the Impreza 5-Door Concept at the 44th Tokyo Motor Show 2015 to be held from October 30 to November 8.
Subaru Forester X-Break

2015 Tokyo Motor Show: Updated Subaru Forester gets the Adaptive Driving Beam headlights for the first time

Fuji Heavy Industries revealed the full model update of the Subaru Forester on its exclusive site on October 6, and officially announced that it will be exhibited at the Tokyo Motor Show Press Day on October 28, 2015.
Subaru XV Hybrid 2.0i-L EyeSight

2015 Tokyo Motor Show: Updated Subaru XV gets enhanced safety equipment

Subaru launched an exclusive website for the updated XV and the XV Hybrid on October 6. Subaru will officially unveil these updated models at the Tokyo Motor Show on October 28.
Subaru Impreza Sport 1.6i-S EyeSight

Subaru adds EyeSight to 1.6-liter Impreza Sport/G4

On October 14, Fuji Heavy Industries will release its updated Subaru Impreza Sport/G4.
Subaru Forester (US model)

Subaru sales up 27.8% to 53,000 units in the US for new monthly record

On October 1, Subaru of America announced its sales results of new cars in the US for September. Total sales exceeded its results from the previous year for the 46th consecutive month with a 27.8% increase year on year as Subaru set a new monthly record of 53,070 units.
Legacy and "relax" collaboration project

Subaru and Magazine House collaborate for a special edition of lifestyle magazine "relax"

Along with the unveiling of the new Legacy on October 1, Subaru has begun collaboration with publisher Magazine House for a project for a special issue of lifestyle magazine "relax."
Subaru Kids

Subaru to hold traffic safety lessons for children on Oct. 24

On October 24, Fuji Heavy Industries will be holding its Subaru Traffic Safety Classroom for kids at Subaru Active Life Square, an event that supports the interests and curiosity born through automobiles.
Subaru booth (image)

2015 Home Care & Rehabilitation Exhibition: Subaru to showcase Levorg & Outback welfare vehicles

For three days from October 7 to 9, Fuji Heavy Industries will be exhibiting their Levorg and Legacy Outback welfare vehicles equipped with wing seating (lift type) and automatic controls at the 42nd International Home Care & Rehabilitation Exhibition 2015.
Subaru Outback (North American model)

Fuji Heavy enjoys global production growth for 18 straight months in August, up 3.5% to 68,308 units

According to Fuji Heavy Industries' production, Japanese sales, and export results for August 2015, the global production volume is up 3.5% year-on-year to 68,308 units, enjoying an 18th consecutive month of year-on-year growth and a record high figures for the month of August.
Mutsuraboshi no Meishaten (Six Star Car Exhibition)

Photo Feature: Subaru’s 60-year history on display at 'Mutsuraboshi no Meishaten’

From September 17 to October 20, the 'Mutsuraboshi no Meishaten' (Six Star Car Exhibition) is being held at the showroom of Fuji Heavy Industries headquarters to showcase Subaru’s vehicles from different generations.
Subaru Levorg 1.6GT-S EyeSight

Subaru Levorg Review: "The yearly update gave it a suspension that offers a mellow performance" by Naoto Shimazaki

Subaru frequently uses the phrase, "yearly update" to its models. This phrase has been applied to the successive generations of the Legacy, and this time, the Levorg, introduced in April 2014, is the latest model that has the "yearly update" stamped on it.
On September 21, Subaru's American subsidiary Subaru of Indiana Automotive (SIA) announced that it will expand its Indiana production facility.

Subaru to expand Indiana plant and increase yearly production 100,000 units

On September 21, Subaru's American subsidiary Subaru of Indiana Automotive (SIA) announced that it will expand its Indiana production facility.
Subaru WRX S4 2.0GT-S EyeSight

Subaru WRX S4 Review: "Feels comfortable as it feels like you're entering round corners" by Naoto Shimazaki

This is the all-new WRX S4. Its 18-inch wheel that looks solid on the outside is an attractive option; when I first saw it, it really made me say, "Oh my god!" This impression, however, changed to "Oh, I see!" when I started driving it.
Subaru Legacy Outback

Subaru Legacy Outback/B4 to get Advanced Safety Package as standard feature

Fuji Heavy Industries has made minor changes to the Subaru Legacy Outback/B4 and the new model is set to go on sale October 1.
2016 Subaru BRZ

Subaru reduces price of 2016 BRZ by $300

In late August, Subaru of America launched its all-new BRZ in the US.
Scoop photos of the next Subaru XV prototype

Will the next generation Subaru XV be a plug-in hybrid type?

I took photos of the next generation prototype model of Subaru's crossover SUV, the XV Crosstrek (Japanese name: XV).
Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid 2.0i-S EyeSight

Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid Review: "Its riding feel is unexpectedly impressive" by Naoto Shimazaki

I test drove the Impreza Sport edition of the XV Hybrid. Surprisingly, this model made me discover something new in various ways.
All-new Subaru Levorg

Subaru Levorg Review: "The true value of the Levorg comes out with its all-new model" by Yoichi Moroboshi

The Levorg is becoming increasingly popular, and almost a year after it was launched, Subaru has updated this model. The updates made this time include changing the shock absorbers of the GT to improve its ride comfort. The sound deadening and acoustic insulation materials on the Levorg's rear-end have been improved to reduce wind and road noises.
Subaru BRZ

Subaru BRZ Review: "Its mellow and nearing perfection" by Yoichi Moroboshi

After undergoing its annual update, the Subaru BRZ now has its 2015 version. The main changes that were made were the optimization of the power steering and the improvement of the body rigidity. It can be said that the minor changes made for this car were extraordinary.
Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid

Subaru Impreza Sport Hybrid Review: "A quiet and strong hybrid" by Yoichi Moroboshi

The Impreza Sport Hybrid is the second hybrid model introduced by Subaru. It is the Impreza version of the XV Hybrid, but the components of its small parts itself are a little bit different.
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