1987 Subaru Justy

Welcome to Down On The Street » 11/27/08 9:00am 11/27/08 9:00am, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. I've been looking for a DOTS-worthy Subaru for a long time, but it seems that most of the 70s and 80s examples were crushed long ago. While I'd prefer a BRAT, we'll have to…

Trusty Justy!

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition » 10/07/08 1:20pm 10/07/08 1:20pm, where we check out interesting street-parked cars located in places other than the . I've been going back and forth on the DOTSworthiness of a Subaru Justy I keep seeing in Alameda (and on 80s Subarus in general, for that matter, though I'll probably go ahead and include a few …

The 1988 Subarus: Really, They're Made In Japan!

A low-budget ad like this one- which seems to have been filmed on a budget that even Cal Worthington » 9/11/08 11:00am 9/11/08 11:00am would have found unacceptably restrictive- makes the '88 Subarus seem somehow , especially when compared to the we get nowadays. Of course, it's hard to beat the ads of '69 in the cheapness department, but you need…

Justy + One-Legged Driver: Beats Excel! Beats Tercel!

Back in 1990, when you lined up for a drag race against the likes of the Toyota Tercel and Hyundai Excel, you needed something serious. Like f'rexample, a Subaru Justy, equipped with continuously variable tranny action! And if that hot tranny action ain't enough for you, sport, the orange-suited thugs from the…

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