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Recent authored articles

Subaru’s ‘road trips’ reach outdoorsy shoppers at REI

Subaru of America partnered with outdoor gear retailer REI this summer on weekend road trips to showcase the new Ascent.

Subaru's three-row crossover has three rows. Got that? Three.

Subaru is not going to let people forget that its new Ascent has three rows of seating.

New Subaru Ascent ad campaign focuses on family, size and safety

Subaru of America launched its national ad campaign for the 2019 Ascent, giving the three-row crossover emotional TV spots that follow the footsteps of other models.

Concesionario Subaru de Texas encuentra ganancias en estar más 'verde'

Austin Subaru, en el bullicioso mercado universitario de Texas, ha emprendido iniciativas ecológicas.

SUBARU: A hot August yields a record month

A strong month by one of Subaru of America's non-crossover nameplates, combined with the new Ascent three-row crossover, led the automaker to its best sales month to date.

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe: More solid footing all around

The Hyundai Santa Fe, redesigned for the 2019 model year, is the former Santa Fe Sport. The nameplate is expected to play a major role in Hyundai's lineup as the automaker focuses more on crossovers. Two engines are offered initially: a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine rated at 185 hp or a 2.0-liter turbo four-cylinder engine rated at 235 hp. Here are samples of Santa Fe reviews from the automotive

Texas Subaru dealer finds green in the green

Austin Subaru, in the bustling Texas college market, has taken on environmentally friendly initiatives.

New transmission stars in Santa Fe redesign

While the redesigned 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe's muscular exterior might be the attention grabber of the latest generation, the automaker focused significantly on something a consumer can't see: the transmission.

Japan's little 3 lean on partnerships

These are exciting times for Japan's little three. Mazda and Subaru are preparing to launch electrified vehicles in the U.S. — including their first plug-ins — and take advantage of their partnerships with Toyota, while Mitsubishi is moving ahead with the backing of Renault-Nissan.

Subaru adds models to global platform

Now that the Subaru's long awaited Ascent three-row crossover has been launched, the automaker now turns its attention to the Forester, a PHEV and two important additions to its global platform.

Souped-up Subarus star at Boxerfest

The daylong event outside Washington kicks off a season of festivals that allow fans of Subarus to share their passion for the brand and its quirky vehicles.

Hyundai's Santa Fe strategy

The redesigned 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe gets several changes, starting with the name.

Hyundai touches up, adds safety gear to '19 Elantra

Hyundai is freshening the Elantra compact sedan, the brand's best-selling U.S. nameplate, for the 2019 model year, giving it slightly sharper styling and more standard safety features.

Subaru ups price of redesigned, bigger Forester by $700

UPDATED: 08/17/18 12:06 pm ET -- Adds comment, shipping

The redesigned Subaru Forester, which moves to the brand's global platform, comes with a slight price increase to go along with its bigger size and additional safety technology on most trim levels. It starts at $29,720.

Subaru prices redesigned, bigger Forester from $25,270

The redesigned Subaru Forester, which moves to the brand's global platform, comes with a slight price increase to go along with its bigger size and added standard safety technology.

GM drops hint of Corvair to come

General Motors registers the Corvair name on Aug. 6, 1959. The Corvair, built between 1959 and 1969, was a small, rear-engine, rear-wheel-drive compact car that would live on in infamy with the publication of a book by consumer and safety advocate Ralph Nader.

McLaren design boss' mantra was born on the track

McLaren Automotive design director Rob Melville is in the midst of a product blitz through 2022.

Rightware morphs from video games to Mustang displays

Finnish software supplier Rightware is making a transition from the video game industry to digital instrument clusters.

Topre rides ultra-high-strength steel wave

Topre America Corp. -- a Japanese supplier of large, high-strength steel parts -- is on a hot streak in the U.S.

SUBARU: New Ascent keeps streak alive

Subaru's Ascent and Crosstrek crossovers led the automaker to a record July for U.S. sales.

HONDA: A year-high drop in car volume

American Honda's U.S. car sales plunged 19 percent in July, the largest monthly decline so far this year.

For Hagerty, it's old cars, young people

Hagerty, which started in the 1980s as an insurance agency for classic boats and cars, has morphed into a bigger business and must attract new and young talent to keep it rolling.

Collectors expert McKeel Hagerty says it's a 'golden age of muscle'

You don't have to go into too many old barns to find the collector cars of tomorrow, says one of the collectible trade's leading authorities, Hagerty CEO McKeel Hagerty.

Subaru's redesigned '20 Legacy spotted

The redesigned 2020 Subaru Legacy is poised to be the next model designed and engineered off the brand's new global platform.

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