The most famous model of the company – Impreza WRX STI
All producing model Subaru – wheel drive vehicles.
Forester (a crossover SUV)
Impreza WRX STi
Legacy / Liberty
Pleo (a Keicar)
R1 (a Keicar)
R2 (a Keicar)
Sambar (a Keicar)
Stella (a Keicar)
In February 1954 the company FHI was introduced to the world their prototype of the car, called the P-1, has received the following year the name of the Subaru 1500. Thus began the history of the car Subaru. Subaru («pointing the way” or “gather together”) – is the name of the cluster of stars in the constellation Taurus. Six stars can be seen in the night sky with the naked eye, but still an order of 250 – if you use a telescope. It is worth noting that the company FHI was formed by the merger of six companies it. Name of the map business philosophy. Philosophy of business in Japan as a whole.
Subaru 1500 showed excellent driving dynamics and stable handling thanks to its independent front suspension with curved transverse beams in combination with coil spring and oil damped double action, and the dependent suspension rear axle in combination trehlistovoy springs and double acting shock absorber oil. This car has great significance in the further development of models Subaru 360 and Subaru 1000.
In 1958, Subaru introduced to the market its 360-th model, which consisted, like most Japanese cars that were released at that time, a small-sized car. However, he stood out for its modern design: Subaru used when creating the car plastic and aluminum, as well as provided him with an independent rear suspension.
In 1966 was started the mass production of vehicle models “1000”, which became the first all-wheel drive Japanese cars.
Subaru Leone was born in June 1971, and followed her, in September 1972, there was a four-wheel drive version – Subaru Leone 4WD Station Wagon. Up to this point, fans of all-wheel drive is limited only to a large selection of off-road vehicle. Subaru also broke the stereotype by introducing a mass-wheel-drive model of the conventional car.
The chronology of the model modification can be represented as follows:
1972 – Release of models “Rex 550” and “1600”.
1983 – At the Tokyo Motor Show brought to small-sized wheel-drive model “Rex 4X4” and the small car class “Justy”.
1987 – Model “J u sty” the world’s first equipped with automatic mechanical V-belt drive with electronic control.
1989 – The launch of a family of four-wheel drive vehicles “Legacy”.
1991 – The emergence of the sports all-wheel compartment “SVX”.
1992 – Launch of the families “Vivio” and “Impreza”.
1993 – The launch of the second generation of “Legacy”.
1997 – Release of an SUV “Forester”.
2000 – Presentation of the SUV “Forester” model in 2000
In 2001, the Impreza has received the prestigious “Car of the Year” in Japan.
At the end of January 2005 under Detroit Motor Show was a new model Subaru: crossover luxury TRIBECA.
Subaru Impreza WRX
Subaru Impreza WRX – turbo Subaru Impreza, AWD. Available in variants of the sedan and station wagon. Good dynamics and control at a relatively low price made the WRX is very popular among car enthusiasts.
Subaru WRX sales began in 1992 in Japan, but very soon the model began to sell in Australia, North America and Europe. Compared with the base model Impreza, WRX to establish wider low-profile tires, improved brakes and a reinforced suspension. The main difference between WRX and STI from cheaper versions – the presence of turbocharging, and their external difference – the air intake on the bonnet.