Eat Dust, Schmaltz With The 1990 Subaru Legacy

Here's a pair of Japanese-market ads for the same car, the first-gen Subaru Legacy. First we have an ad packed with screaming engines and spraying champagne, with Subaru doing some heavy boasting about three Legacies driving a collective 100,000 kilometers in 19 days at the FIA track in Arizona and competing in the… » 8/06/08 10:30am 8/06/08 10:30am

Subaru Legacy STI S402 Adds Power, Fender Vents

Rubbing our faces in the fact that we don't even get the Subaru Legacy STI, the folks at Subie are going out and adding a limited edition S402 to the Japanese lineup. Planned for — get this — only 402 units, the S402 features a slightly detuned version of the turbo'd 2.5 liter boxer good for 285 HP and 292 lb.ft. of… » 5/16/08 10:20am 5/16/08 10:20am

Wagon Battle! Subaru Legacy Vs. Mitsubishi Legnum

What would Maximum Wagon Day be without a wagon battle? And nobody does track battles better than Best Motoring. This classic clip showcases two JDM wagons for the Japanese family that's really on-the-go; a Subaru Legacy GT-B and Mitsubishi Legnum VR-4 circa 1996. It's too bad they didn't include a Nissan Stagea, but… » 2/20/08 5:20pm 2/20/08 5:20pm

Quadrazontal Success! Sexazontal Time! Flying Wing! Subaru in Detroit!

Subaru, flush with the success of a first-time 200,000-units-sold year in the United States, introduced the new "Flying Wing" front end design on the Legacy and Outback, a look which will eventually replace the unloved Flying Vagina grille across the line, we imagine. The Subies claim that that the new grille design… » 1/08/07 1:30pm 1/08/07 1:30pm

More STIs in the USA? Subaru Considers Performance Versions of…

With Subaru giving SEMA attendees an eyeful of what a Forester STI might look like, we're curious. Is the company just teasing, or are they planning something similar for production? Brace yourselves, Scoobieheads; according to AutoWeek it's the latter. AW reports Subaru is considering STI versions of both the… » 11/07/06 7:42am 11/07/06 7:42am