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Open Road
Subaru XV concept: Just more wishful thinking?

Will this new XV concept make it pretty much intact as a production car?

Subaru has shown it can design great concepts that haven't translated well once in the showroom. Is this about to change?

Teased
Subaru bringing new XV concept to Geneva

Subaru is set to present its third new Impreza concept at the Geneva Motor Show next month in the form of the XV Concept, previewed for the first time in this teaser rendering.

Official
Subaru is bringing a trio of STI concepts to the Tokyo Auto Salon

Subaru Tecnica International is preparing to unveil performance-tuned concepts based on the XV Crosstrek Hybrid and Levorg wagons at the Tokyo Auto Salon.

Official
Subaru breaks all-time sales record well before year end

With a month to spare, Subaru has already bested its annual sales record of 513,693 vehicles, marking its seventh record-breaking year in a row.

Recalls
Subaru recalling 72k EyeSight-equipped sedans and CUVs

Subaru is recalling 72,000 of its EyeSight-equipped crossovers and sedans over fears that the automatic braking system may not work properly.

Detroit
2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Special Edition shows its shining face to the Detroit crowd

With its bright Sunrise Yellow paint, the 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Special Edition is an easy model to spot on the floor of the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Beyond the exclusive color, Subie's crossover gets a seven-inch touchscreen, all-weather package and a power moonroof. Get an order in quick though, because Subaru is only making 1,000 of these limited models with deliveries starting in the spring.

Official
Subaru XV Crosstrek gets special edition model, retina-searing paint

After record-setting sales in 2014, Subaru is ringing in the new year with its 2015 XV Crosstrek Special Edition. Limited to 1,000 units, these rare compact crossovers get exclusive Sunrise Yellow paint and some interior upgrades, and deliveries start in the spring.

Report
Subaru nixes plans for US-built XV Crosstrek

Subaru had plans to build the Crosstrek here in the US, but Reuters reports that the company has changed its mind and will build the little crossover Scooby in Japan, in the same Gunma Prefecture factory where the Impreza, BRZ and Levorg are built.

Consumer Reports Most and Least Reliable Small Crossovers

Here are the top three most-reliable small crossovers and the top three least-reliable small crossovers sold in America in 2014, according to Consumer Reports.

Official
Subaru prices 2015 XV Crosstrek from $21,595*

Less than a month ago, Subaru announced a series of minor revisions for its ruggedized Impreza, the XV Crosstrek. And now it's revealed US pricing for that updated model.

Official
2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek gets more infotainment, safety tech

A couple of months ago, Subaru rolled out a series of minor enhancements for the Impreza, and now it's performed a similar upgrade to its more rugged counterpart, the XV Crosstrek. For 2015, the XV benefits from available EyeSight driver assistance suite, steering-responsive fog lights and a new 6.2-inch touchsc

Report
Subaru mulls motorsports return, nixes small CUV plans

The Subaru WRX STI breaking the automotive lap record at the Isle of Man might be just the beginning of the headlines trumpeting a Subaru racecar. According to the latest rumors, the Japanese brand is looking at taking motorsports more seriously in the future. That could possibly even mean en

Report
Subaru facing class-action suit over excess oil use

A recently filed lawsuit in federal court against Subaru of America and its parent Fuji Heavy Industries claims that several recent models burn an excessive amount of oil. The case, which is seeking class-action status, covers examples of the 2011-2014 Forester, 2013 Legacy and 2013 Outback<

Study
Subaru is America's third most off-roaded brand

29.5 Percent Of Owners Take Their Wheels Off The Beaten Path

When you think of iconic off-road brands, where does Subaru fall on your radar? Somewhere in the middle? Perhaps near the bottom? Don't worry, you're not alone. Until recently spending some time in Bend, OR, where we drove the all-new 2015 Subaru Outback, we never really pegged the Japanese automaker to be a highly lauded brand among off-road enthusiasts, despite many of the company's products a

Video
Subaru XV runs over dog in Russian ad, but in a funny way

In case you're wondering, no, the woman didn't actually hit the dog. This is just a commercial, and a fairly clever one after you get over the perceived canicide, that's meant to show off the desirability of Subaru's lifted Impreza wagon, the XV Crosstrek.

First Drive
2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid [w/video]

Trekking Where No Hybrid Has Gone Before

The butler announcing arriving guests to the hybrid party has just called Subaru's name, at long last. The XV Crosstrek wasn't even supposed to come to the US, but the 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid endows it with a suit tailored for our regulatory dress code, adding all that weighty battery goodness to the Jonathon Ramsey

Official
2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid priced from $25,995* [w/video]

Subaru revealed its 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid at the New York Auto Show earlier this year, and with the high-riding hybrid hatchback arriving at dealers by the end of this year, pricing has finally been set. Starting at $25,995 (*not including at least $825 for destination charges, which may vary in certain states), t

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