Birthday Boxer: Subaru's Horizontally Opposed Engine Turns 40

Scoobieheads from Shinjuku to Birmingham to Tejas Noches will be clinking cider glasses today, celebrating the 40th birthday of their beloved boxer engine. It was back in '66 when Fuji Heavy rolled out the Subaru 1000, a pea-sized four door sedan with a single-liter, four cylinder boxer engine and front wheel drive.… »8/18/06 10:50am8/18/06 10:50am