Archive for the ‘Concepts’ Category

Subaru to produce STi version of the 086A?

An insider at the Toyota R&D center has finally revealed that the upcoming Subaru-Toyota compact sports car (codenamed 086A) will feature a body similar to that of the Lexus LF-A prototype, which was recently seen at the Nürburgring 24-hour endurance race. Apparently there will be one body style of the car, with only slightly variations between the […]

New STi Concept Renderings Emerge

One of my readers recently tipped me off about some 3D rendered drawings they found on one of the forums. A user by the name of Grid has come up with several 3D renderings of what he thinks the new STi should look like. And guess what? I agree with him. The car’s stance is […]

Toyobaru still on track for 2012, Direct Injection

It appears that the joint effort between Toyota and Subaru is still up and running. Their latest concept, codenamed “086A” is the creation of a FR (front engine, rear wheel drive) sports coupe. The car is set to feature a rear wheel drive conversion, powered by Subaru’s infamous 2.0 liter turbocharged boxer engine. Many speculations have […]

Subaru Announces the Impreza WRX STi A-Line

Subaru has introduced the new Impreza WRX STI A-Line edition and, like an old friend who checks in with you from time to time, it’s always nice to hear from Subaru, isn’t it? The A-Line is a more accessible, comfy version of the WRX STI meant to attract more distinguishing and less dedicated customers to […]

Toyota-Subaru RWD Sports Coupe Delayed Until 2012

Well folks, it seems that Toyota has made the decision to halt production of the Subieota, a possible RWD sports car that was going to be built through a partnership between Subaru and Toyota. No official reason was given on the decision, although we suspect the downturn in the US automotive economy certainly has something […]