Automotive News 

Top Picks from Run to the Sun

Automotive journalists from around the Northwest gather to test out performance or sunny-day vehicles at the Northwest Automotive Press Association’s Run to the Sun gathering. This year, 24 vehicles were assembled and tested in a day and a half of driving around Mt. Hood. There was a wide array of vehicles including: an Acura NSX, a BMW M4 with the Competition Package, a Buick Cascada, Kia Cadenza, a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and a Viper GTC, the Fiat 124 / Mazda MX-5 and the Subaru BRZ / Toyota 86 twin…

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Pricing Announced for 2017 Subaru BRZ

The newly improved 2017 Subaru BRZ pricing has been announced and it may make you want to upgrade come September! After a comprehensive update, the Subaru BRZ has returned with better performance, more style, and improved handling, along with a slew of other features. The new improvements continue Subaru’s mission of offering car enthusiasts a pure sports car and an unmatched driving experience. The 2017 Subaru BRZ will start at $25,395*. The 2017 Subaru BRZ offers a low center of gravity and a ton of sporty parts. Updated coil springs, rear…

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Head to Head: 2016 Honda Accord Coupe vs. 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

In the world of fun to drive, yet practical family coupes, there are many contenders. Two of these are the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and the 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Many contenders offer low entry costs in return for high amounts of driving enjoyment, both in looks, refinements, and performance. Competitors for the 2016 Honda Accord Coupe and 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe include the Scion FR-S or Toyota 86, Subaru BRZ, Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro, Nissan 370Z, and the BMW 2-Series. However, we’re going to stick with comparing the 2016 Honda…

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2016 Subaru BRZ Automotive News 

2016 Subaru BRZ gets standard multimedia system, rear-view camera

The 2016 Subaru BRZ is headed to dealerships later this fall with a slightly smaller price tag and new standard features. The 2016 model year of the rear-wheel-drive Subaru BRZ will start at $25,395, which is around $300 less than the outgoing model (Note: Pricing may vary based on destination, dealer fees, options and other fees). For the 2016 model year, the Subaru BRZ gets the Subaru Starlink 6.2-inch Multimedia System which includes AM/FM stereo with HD Radio, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Radio Data Broadcast System, single-disc CD player, Bluetooth hands-free phone…

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2016 Subaru BRZ / WRX STI Series Hyper Blue Automotive News 

2016 Subaru BRZ and STI get Series Hyper Blue limited edition models

Subaru is looking to add some special touches to its BRZ and WRX STI models. The brand has announced that the 2016 model year of the Subaru BRZ and WRX STI will be available in Series Hyper Blue limited editions. “As a follow up to the 2015 Series.Blue BRZ, the 2016 Series.HyperBlue cars feature exterior paint in Subaru’s exclusive Hyper Blue with matching interior trim,” Subaru said in a statement. “Production will be limited to 700 WRX STI and 500 BRZ cars for the United States. Vehicles will go on…

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