Tag "Subaru"

Sweet Dream | Subaru WRX STi 23B

Subaru deserve credit for creating its WRX STI NR4 road-racer, but we’re still not quite satisfied. Call us greedy, but we’re keen to see a recreation of arguably the greatest Subaru of all, the limited-edition 22B. Made in 1998 to

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CLA 45 AMG v Lancer Evo X MR v Subaru WRX STI

Uncork Mercedes-Benz’s CLA 45 AMG and it takes 30 seconds to suspect and an hour to confirm that Germany has stolen what was, just a few years ago, exclusively Japan’s – the giant-killing, all-wheel turbo four-banger crown. This story was

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Subaru WRX & BRZ Hyper edition coming

Like Ferrari and red, blue has been an icon of sorts for Subaru. And now for Australia, it’s poised to go hyper. Subaru Australia has announced it will paint 300 cars in limited edition Hyper Blue paint before they arrive

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How to drive a Subaru WRX

There’s a theory that no one knows who the best driver on earth is, because it’s possible that that person has never had the opportunity to sit behind the wheel. Likewise, amateur motorsport is littered with exceptionally talented drivers who

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World's craziest Subaru wins Goodwood hillclimb

We realise “world’s craziest Subaru” is a bold claim, but we also dare you to prove us wrong. Gobstopper II is the work of Roger Clark Motorsport in the UK. Roger Clark was one of Britain’s finest rally drivers, and

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Subaru WRX Celebration: 1st Generation

A news snippet in a weekend motoring section brought the WRX to Jim’s attention back in 1993. “I thought, ‘this is going to be a good little car’, so I went up to my local dealership and said, ‘When are

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Subaru WRX STI long-term update

Having made their name in rallying, Subarus aren’t afraid of a bit of dirt. I’d wanted to vist the remote Victorian town of Woods Point for a while, as I’d heard that the road leading there was worth a visit.

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Gallery: Subaru WRX STI long-termer road trip

There’s a lot to see in this big country of ours, and few better ways to see than by car. A long road trip consisting mostly of highway driving might not have played to the Subaru WRX STI’s strengths –

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Subaru WRX STI

Subaru’s WRX STI has long been a favourite with the track day crowd. To see if the latest model can still cut the mustard, we took our long-term test car to one of Winton’s weekly ‘Test and Tune’ days. To see

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PCOTY 6th – Subaru WRX STI

If all you did was look at the spec sheet, you could be forgiven for wondering if the Subaru STI is a new model at all. Check it out: 2.5 litres, max power of 221kW at 6000rpm and a torque

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