Automotive News 

Subaru Updates 2017 BRZ, Inside and Out

Subaru has updated the 2017 BRZ to have better performance, enhanced styling, and more features- creating an even more enthusiast-centric sports car for every driver’s pleasure. Already known for its performance handling, ultra-low center of gravity, and sports car sensitivity, the 2017 Subaru BRZ will offer improved updated coil springs and dampers, larger rear-stabilizing bar, chassis reinforcement from strut tower braces, cross-member plate at the transmission, and rear wheel housing for increased rigidity. The BRZ’s 2.0L Subaru Boxer engine will also be updated with a new camshaft, cylinder heads, valves,…

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2017 Subaru WRX STI Limited Automotive News 

2017 Subaru WRX STI Wins Go-Anywhere Performance Car

There’s something special about being able to get behind the wheel of a car that is killing it in international races like the Canadian Rally Championship, Japan Rally Series, Red Bull Global Rallycross, Australia Rally Championship, Nurburgring 24-hour race and Rally America. This would be the 2017 Subaru WRX STI that keeps diehard fans of the Subaru brand coming back year after year. Why do superfans of the car continue to happily purchase the “Go-Anywhere Performance Car” that finishes off so successfully on the race track and handles superbly on…

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Automotive News 

20 Manufacturers Have Committed to Standard Automatic Emergency Braking

Today’s cars are much safer than they were even ten years ago. As infotainment technology has progressed so too has the technology that keeps us alive in the event of an accident. Well, now safety on the road will improve even more than before as 20 automakers have committed to standard automatic emergency braking (AEB) in their vehicles. Automatic or autonomous emergency braking is a system that helps prevent crashes before they even occur by sensing an impending collision and taking control of the brakes to initiate stopping. Whether the…

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2017 Subaru Impreza Automotive News 

2016 NYIAS: 2017 Subaru Impreza Will Be Built in the United States

At a glance: The new 2017 Subaru Impreza Sedan and Hatchback debut on the new Subaru Global Platform which significantly enhances safety, ride comfort, and stability. This will be the first Subaru Impreza to be built in the United States. There is a new and more powerful 2.0 liter 4-cylinder Boxer engine. Sales start in late 2016.   Meet the all-new 2017 Subaru Impreza Sedan and Hatchback – the very first Impreza models that will be built right here in the United States. Built on Subaru’s new global platform, the…

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5 Manufacturers with Top IIHS Safety Ratings

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is an independent organization that tests vehicles and gives them safety ratings based on their scientific crash prevention research. They create ratings based on how human impairment, fatigue, or lack of experience impact drivers and how the roads, road hazards, and other environmental factors impact highway safety. One of their major duties is also to research vehicle crash worthiness and crash avoidance systems.  Their Top Safety Pick award winners must earn a basic rating for front crash prevention and a good rating in…

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