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2013 Subaru BRZ - 2011 Tokyo Auto Show

For an automaker that has made its name building all-wheel-drive cars, Subaru has caused a lot of buzz at the 2011 Tokyo Auto Show with a rear-drive model. It helps that it's the long-awaited sports car jointly developed with Toyota, which will sell it as the Scion FR-S. Subaru claims credit for the engineering of the car, with each company doing its own fine tuning and, of course, exterior and interior design.
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2013 WRX and STI Update

We already know Subaru's next-generation WRX and WRX STI models due in 2013 will be getting a unique platform, hence they'll also be dropping the "Impreza" part of their titles, but now we have word that the cars will also be lighter and more powerful than the ones they replace.

Speaking with Car and Driver at this week's 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, Subaru officials confirmed that the next-generation WRX and WRX…

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New WRX Dropping Impreza Name, Getting Own Platform: Report

Subaru has major plans for the next iteration of its cult classic WRX and its more extreme WRX STI variant, and this time the cars won't be derived from any econo compact car platform according to the latest reports.

Earlier this year we reported that the next-gen WRX and WRX STI would be dropping the Impreza title from their names to further differentiate them from the regular family-oriented vehicle.

Now Automotive News (subscription required…
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Subaru Impreza XV Will Come to U.S. For 2013

For 2012, the Subaru Outback Sport model has been retired, replaced by a new Impreza Sport model that combines a specific set of options.

But MotorAuthority has learned that for 2013, the Subaru XV model unveiled two weeks ago at the Frankfurt Motor Show will come to the States--although not under that name.

In discussions last night with Michael McHale, director of corporate communications for Subaru of America, he revealed that the company will add…

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