2023 Subaru Solterra EV video teaser shows more metal

The 2023 Subaru Solterra EV has been teased once more this time in a video that depicts it in the wilderness. It starts off showing a vibrant green valley before giving us a glimpse of the all-electric crossover in the middle of the forest partially hidden behind a leaf. We see more of the car’s […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2023 Subaru Solterra teased once again

Subaru has teased the 2023 Solterra once again, this time giving us a glimpse of the crossover’s rear end. The Japanese brand’s first battery-electric vehicle is one of the fruits of its collaboration with Toyota. That means the 2023 Subaru Solterra will be mechanically related to the production version of the Toyota bZ4X Concept revealed […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Subaru Solterra is the name of the brand’s first EV

Subaru has officially revealed the name of its first battery-electric vehicle: the Solterra. Codeveloped with Toyota as part of a joint venture, the Subaru Solterra’s name is derived from the Latin words for sun and earth, and represents the brand’s commitment to “delivering traditional SUV capabilities in an environmentally responsible package.” The Subaru Solterra will […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Ford and Mazda’s future electrified offerings take aim at the Subaru Outback and its dominance

It’s no secret that many automakers want to replicate Subaru’s success with the Outback. No other wagon sells in higher numbers and because it’s tall, rugged, and practical, it appeals to so many consumers. That includes enthusiasts, many of which turn their Outback’s into rugged outdoor utility vehicles to go just about anywhere they please. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
17 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles — PHEVs — for first time owners

Plug-in hybrid vehicles are a great way to get a taste of electrified motoring without the range anxiety. The ability to travel set distances strictly in EV mode lets you choose when to drive emissions-free while the gas engine retains a car’s long-distance driving capability. The thought of a new car that runs on gas […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Subaru confirms first EV model

Subaru has confirmed that it will launch its first all-electric vehicle in the first half of this decade. In terms of size, Subaru says that its EV will be an SUV with similar exterior dimensions to the Forester. The SUV will be built on a platform shared with Toyota dubbed e-TNGA. When this yet to be […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Making autonomous emergency braking (AEB) systems safer with night vision

Autonomous emergency braking (AEB) is becoming more and more standard as cars get newer. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety includes performance of AEB in their vehicle testing. The public is starting to look at this tech when they purchase a new vehicle. While many have settled on calling the technology AEB, there isn’t an […]

by Chad Kirchner