Archive for November, 2008

WRC2008 Gearbox nominated for Powertrain Innovation of the Year

The newly designed Prodrive / Xtrac transmission that is used by the Subaru World Rally Team has been nominated for the Powertrain Innovation of the Year award. This is an award that is given out at the annual Professional Motorsport World Expo. For those readers who may not know, this expo is considered to be […]

Fuji Heavy Industries October 08 Production Results

FHI announced their October 08 production results yesterday. Global production totaled 53,595 vehicles (0.1% increase over 2007) Japan production totaled 45,787 vehicles (9.2% increase over 2007) Exports ex-Japan totaled 24,797 vehicles (16.2% increase over 2007) It also seems that Subaru’s new Forester has been driving both production and exports, making a strong presence in North […]

Fuji Heavy Industries Shares Rise

Nov. 25 (Bloomberg) — Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd., the maker of Subaru-brand cars, rose the most in three weeks in Tokyo after Barclays Capital rated the company “overweight” and Merrill Lynch & Co. upgraded it to “buy.” Tokyo-based Fuji Heavy rose 29 yen, or 10 percent, to 318 yen at the close of trading in […]

How to Make Your Subaru Feel Right at Home

We found this posted over at NASIOC and thought it was quite funny. Apparently forum member cameroncarnes was talking with a few of his buddies at his friend’s house, when one of them said “I bet a car would fit through those doors.” And sure enough, that’s what began to happen next. More pictures after […]

$7000 off 08 STI w/ 0% APR for 63-months!

Subaru has come out with their 2009 model STi. Although currently, there are still lots of brand new 08’s remaining. Therefore, Subaru is now offering a special promotion. Currently, you can get $7,000 off sticker price for an 08 STi with 0% APR financing for 63 months. As many have already stated, this is quite […]