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  • The 2015 Subaru Outback just makes total sense
    The 2015 Subaru Outback just makes total sense
    When you glance at a 2015 Subaru Outback, the word ‘showy’ does not come to mind, or the word bling. Speed demon? Nah! Instead, adjectives like reliable, attractive, sensible, comfortable, spacious and solid are actually better...
  • Scion FR-S an 'affordable' sports car
    Scion FR-S an 'affordable' sports car
    “A camel looks like a horse that was designed by a committee.”Car designer Sir Alex Issigonis, who came up with the original Mini, is credited with that wry observation, which is often modified to “A camel is a horse designed by...
  • Puppy Bowl XI had it all
    Puppy Bowl XI had it all
    Animal lovers of all types most likely tuned in yesterday for Puppy Bowl XI. It took place yesterday, February 1st at 3:00 p.m.; right before the big game, the Super Bowl, kicked off at 5:30 p.m. CST.In addition to adorable puppies of various...
  • From a cardboard box to commercials: this pup finds good life on 'Suzi Street'
    From a cardboard box to commercials: this pup finds good life on 'Suzi Street'
    Clichés are tired and useless language devices. When we hear them or use them, often any meaning behind them gets disregarded.But for one Sacramento-area pup, it’s hard not to assign two rather famous clichés. One indicates her past and one...
  • Celebrate with rocker Sarah Blacker at her Birthday Show at Club Passim Jan 17
    Celebrate with rocker Sarah Blacker at her Birthday Show at Club Passim Jan 17
    The Boston Singer Project, a music virtuoso who appeared on Broadway as Carl Perkins in ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ Dan Mills, nationally touring singer-songwriter Meg Hutchinson, and ‘An Extraordinary Afternoon of Guitars’...
  • Subaru WRX STI
    2015 Subaru WRX STI: Strictly for kicks
    There's that moment when you realize you're probably just getting old. You get sleepy on a night out on the town with your crew, at like 10 pm. You hear rap or hard rock music blasting from a speaker and you get the urge to yell, "...
  • Sierra-at-Tahoe spins Subaru Winter Fest
    Sierra-at-Tahoe spins Subaru Winter Fest
    The second annual Subaru Winter Fest will launch tomorrow, January 3, at Sierra-at-Tahoe. Thea Hardy, Communications Manager at the resort, said that the Fest will start at 9:00 a.m.The event is free and includes a sweet Freeride Skill Course,...
  • Japanese automakers find it is cheaper to produce cars at home than in US
    Japanese automakers find it is cheaper to produce cars at home than in US
    The weakening yen (which is currently trading at 120 per dollar) has persuaded, Fuji Heavy Industries, to bring production for its new Subaru XV Crosstrek back to Japan instead of building them at their plant in Lafayette, Indiana. It also cited ...
  • Subaru's 2015 Legacy AWD sedan is a compellingly attractive midsize
    Subaru's 2015 Legacy AWD sedan is a compellingly attractive midsize
    While Subaru’s AWD Outback crossover has been setting sales records this year, their Legacy AWD sedan also deserves a look for those who don’t need the utility of an AWD wagon.For 2015, Subaru’s Legacy 2.5i Limited we tested is...
  • Subaru enhances its Legacy and upgrades its Outback for 2015
    Subaru enhances its Legacy and upgrades its Outback for 2015
    TechnoFile.comLove 'em or hate 'em, Subarus have earned a loyal following for their tradition of offering all wheel drive vehicles that can take you virtually anywhere at any time. And for 2015, two of the company's top models have...
  • Outback delivers fun in a wagon
    Outback delivers fun in a wagon
    For two decades now, the Subaru Outback has offered consumers seeking something a little more adventurous in its choice of a vehicle for family transportation.Part it no doubt is its name that conjures up images of the Australian wilds popularized...
  • Driven: 2015 Subaru Outback
    Driven: 2015 Subaru Outback shines when you take it out back
    When you live in the desert outback, what better a vehicle to test in it than the 2015 Subaru Ouback? Thus, when handed the keys we took the new Subaru out to the desert for some back-road driving and adventure seeking.This year the quintessential...
  • 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid
    2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid
    It’s hard to believe but some umpteen years after Prius landed on Plymouth Rock there are still automakers just now coming into the hybrid vehicle arena. Subaru is one such nameplate, recently launching its first hybrid gasoline/electric,...
  • Subaru vs FCA - Legacy vs 200 AWD
    Subaru mellows while Chrysler (FCA) rises in the Rockies
    For several years, Subaru has maintained a huge presence in the Rocky Mountain region. Sales-wise, this is one of their biggest markets, not only for consumer sales, but for consumer recognition. Seeing Subarus bounding through snow packed back...
  • A hybrid SUV doesn’t have to be boring
    A hybrid SUV doesn’t have to be boring
    Leave it to Subaru to turn the fun-killing combination of a hybrid power plant and a continuously variable transmission (CVT) into a vehicle that won’t have you pounding the steering wheel in frustration after tagging the gas pedal and...