Luxury Subaru Legacy VIP Concept Revealed at 2009 SEMA Show (photos)

6 11 2009

Very elegant tuned Subaru Legacy 2.5GT VIP Concept car was revealed at the 2009 SEMA Show. Some of body parts from the Japanese domestic market (JDM), and custom-made / SPT accessories, the Legacy VIP is one of those creations that can create a lively conversation over its looks on the net.

Subaru Legacy GT VIP Concept at 2009 SEMA Show img_2 | AutoWorld

The interior of the Legacy 2.5GT VIP trimmed with red leather that not only covers the vehicle’s interior but also makes an appearance in the engine bay and the luggage compartment; the wall porthole curtains that would look very cosy at your aunt Thelma’s kitchen or the chromed outer mirrors.

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New 2011 Subaru Coupe 216A: First Details and Speculative Renderings Appear (photos)

28 10 2009

After collaborating of two Japanese automakers on building a new sports vehicle, Toyota unveiled the FT-86 Concept car at the 2009 Tokyo Motor Show, but Subaru‘s interpretation is still under wraps.

2011 Subaru Coupe renderings img_2 | AutoWorld

The engine which was previously speculated to be a 2.0-litre turbo warrior making about 118kW (160hp). Indeed it is the revised 2.0-litre turbo from moreover the Impreza 2.0 GT or the WRX STI. However, energy is rumoured to be around 184kW (250hp) with a probable STI type making 227kW (308hp).

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New Toyota FT-86 Concept Previewed ahead of Tokyo Motor Show (details and photos)

14 10 2009

Toyota and Subaru have been collaborating on a jointly developed sport coupe model. Previously, we have seen some renderings and first information of this sports car and now, we get a preview of the FT-86 Concept, which will be debut at the 2009  Tokyo Motor Show.

Toyota FT-86 Concept img_1 | AutoWorld

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The sport vehicle’s dimensions are honestly compact with a length of 4,16 meters and a height of 1,26 m (width and wheelbase are 1,76 and 2,57 meters, respectively) and a low midpoint of gravity. The FT-86 was formed by Toyota’s Europe Design Development and it’s objective was to alter a car with a “functional function” target theme.

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New Subaru Legacy Touring Wagon Officially Unveiled in Japan (details and photos)

20 05 2009

After the new Legacy Sedan and Outback were revealed at the New York Auto Show, Subaru today performed the world unveiling of the new 2010 Legacy Touring Wagon. The Touring Wagon is the same car as the Outback, minus the amplified trip height, roof rails and SUV-like body cladding. Between the North American and Japanese market Legacy there is only few difference a few inferior minutiae like the prolonged air intakes at the corners of the front mega and the redesigned exterior mirrors.

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For Japan, power comes from a variety of engines including two 2.5-liter units. The first is a naturally aspirated flat four-cylinder with 170hp (125kW) and 170 lb-ft (230Nm) of torque, the second is a turbocharged version with 265hp (195kW) and 258 lb-ft (350Nm) of torque. Sitting at the top of range is a flat 3.6-liter six-cylinder engine which produces 256hp (188kW) and 247 lb-ft (335Nm) of torque. The European bazaar typical that will be unveiled along with the sedan and Outback at the Frankfurt Show in September should get a 2.0-liter wrestler gasoline division as well as Subaru‘s new four-pot diesel.

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All-new 2010 Subaru Legacy Revealed: Official photos and Details

31 03 2009

The all-new 2010 Subaru Legacy sedan has revealed ahead its world debut at the 2009 New York International Auto Show. The production story of the Legacy Concept that was exposed in Detroit ahead this year comes with new looks inside and out, a revised engine line-up that includes a new 3.6-liter 6-cylinder wrestler and improved liberty for passengers and their luggage alike.

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Subaru‘s designers toned down the Legacy Concept‘s outdoor styling with the production develop looking much excluding aggressive. The 2010 Legacy is built on a new, bigger platform that promises to bargain amplifying space and comfort while preserving the prior develop’s major dynamics. The new Legacy is 3.2-in. Elevated, 1.4-in. Longer and 3.6-in. Wider than the prior form while the wheelbase grows to 108.3-in. a 3.2-in. Snowball over the prior kind. According to Subaru, the new Legacy provides almost four inches of additional rear legroom for passengers while the body volume has developed from 11.4 to 14.7 cu.ft.

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New Subaru Legacy Concept shows its face at the Detroit Auto Show 2009

13 01 2009

Subaru has unveiled the new Legacy Concept car at the 2009 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. It shows very much what the next-gen Legacy is ready to look like.

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The new Legacy viewed is integral with a 3.6-litre fighter engine that drives all four wheels gratitude to Subaru’s patented AWD system. Its lED headlights enhanced appearance, a bold fascia and bolder shape. The car is painted in a high comment Ultimate Silver paint colour. Subaru has finished more expensive with the Legacy and solitary a lot of the traditional Japanese outline in favour of cleaner, more European object cues.

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Wow, Colin McRae tribute parade from nearly 1,100 Subaru Imprezas (photo)

2 09 2008

Unbelievable, a convoy of an estimated 1100 Subaru Imprezas cars stretching 30 miles troop in formation from McRae’s home on Saturday August 30, 2008, in honor of the late Colin McRae. Nine hours and 30 miles later, the party inwards at Prodrive’s headquarters in Banbury, having been cheered along the way by thousands of fans who stood on every unfilled motorway conduit on direct.

“Literally every link had people waving and kindly us along with the execution the Saltire from the railings.” Said Grant Hendry, who led the McRae Gathering party. “It bowed what was an already memorable happening into an indeed amazing and emotional instance.”

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New 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX and WRX STI with 265 Hp engine

31 07 2008

The Subaru Impreza 2009 organize will get a good picked up for 2009, with the 2009 Subaru WRX getting a projected STI-like bump in state to 265 HP and 244 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, it’ll get a totality pile of new suspension tweaks and tunes, an upgraded aero and managing embalm. An additional Impreza’s being added to the bill — it’s the Subaru 2.5 GT and in fairness, it seems more like the 2.5 GT name is being practical to the tide WRX, with the new WRX being the frank “new” car in the cast. That makes the new ‘Rex more or excluding the usual between the old one and the WRX STI. Our crack wisdom and the extensive reporters delivery below the leap.

The suspension has been revised to compose stiffer springs, uprated dampers, greater girder mounts cribbed from the STI and superior opposing-sway bars fore and aft. The Aero wrap is no longer a choice – it’s standard – and includes a STI-inspired framework on both the vehicle and formulate, while the five-door receives the STI’s rear spoiler and underbody diffuser.

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New Subaru Legacy STI S402 Limited Edition (photo)

16 05 2008

Subaru is the provocation of us again with another limited-edition model that we probably never see State Side. The legacy TSI S402 is limited (correctly) 402 units in two saloon cars and its seal, with the MTS-Star 2.5-liter turbo engine flatbed four. Unlike some other “special” Subies, S402, the legacy business.

To begin, before the wings were extended by 20 mm, the key was to 13:1 and Bilstein shocks on all four corners, and 18-inch BBS wheels wrapped in Bridgestone Potenza RE050A rubber. The brakes have been updated units with six-piston Brembo Bremszangen at the front and two iron pot on the back of the attacks improved rotors. In addition to all badgeage, Subaru set up new measuring devices in the IP, MOMO steering wheel with a stud and the gear made of aluminum.

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Toyota feat Subaru Officially Announced New Sports Car

11 04 2008

New Toyota + Subaru FT-HS Concept…
Toyota’s board of directors announced that in July 2007, they set up a special committee dedicated to the creation of interesting cars. Of course, a committee, this goal in mind, it is bound to arouse all kinds of legends, and the word from Toyota said today, a car is so interesting.

Toyota (or Subaru), did not mention specific, except in the press release, this will be based on a new platform from Fuji Heavy horizontal – opposed Boxer engine and rear-wheel drive, and should arrive in dealer Up to the end of 2011.

New compact sports sedan will be described as both Toyota and Fuji Heavy will be built in the Subaru, but the upcoming construction of the Gunma plant. In return for the construction of Toyota’s’ fun to drive ‘compact car, Subaru will be small cars on the OEM (original equipment manufacturer) basis, from Toyota and micro-car (sub-660 cc engine) on the basis of OEM, Daihatsu, a subsidiary of Toyota.

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