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Our view: 2017 Subaru Outback

By Joe Bruzek on Wed Sep 21 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016


The verdict: Whether you consider the 2017 Subaru Outback a wagon or an SUV, it's a home run for families and well-rounded enough to appeal to a large crowd. Versus the competition: Though the Outback doesn’t have the sheer capabilities… Read More

Our view: 2017 Subaru Outback

By Joe Bruzek on Wed Sep 21 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

The verdict: Whether you consider the 2017 Subaru Outback a wagon or an SUV, it's a home run for families and well-rounded enough to appeal to a large crowd. Versus the competition: Though the Outback doesn’t have the sheer capabilities… Read More

KansasCity.com's view

Fri Apr 10 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2009

Pontiac is jumping on the small-car bandwagon with its own version of the Chevrolet Aveo, the G3 five-door hatchback. Prices start at $14,995 with AM/FM stereo, air conditioning, four airbags and OnStar. Daewoo, GM's Korean subsidiary, builds the G3. Major… Read More

Los Angeles Times's view

Wed Feb 06 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2008

Wolfgang Schreiber is smart like you wouldn't believe. Scary smart. I-vill-crush-you-like-bugs smart. Best known as the technical director of the Bugatti Veyron program, Schreiber is one of Volkswagen Group's most prolific engineers (ultra-exotic Bugatti is owned by VW). It is… Read More

KansasCity.com's view

Fri Jan 04 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2008

Volkswagen's R32 is the ultimate Golf. This two-door hatchback has a 250-horsepower V-6, all-wheel drive and VW's slick Direct Shift Gearbox that lets the driver zip through the gears like a Formula One driver with paddles on the steering wheel.… Read More

Boston.com's view

Sun Oct 28 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2007

The basics Base price/as tested: $32,990/$35,430 Fuel economy: 19.1 miles per gallon in Globe testing, premium fuel Annual fuel cost: $2,036 (at $2.99 per gallon, premium, 13,000 miles per year) The early line May portend a more feisty future for… Read More

Orlando Sentinel's view

Sat Oct 27 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2007

For the 2004 model year, Volkswagen built 5,000 copies of the R32, a special limited-edition hot rod version of the Golf. Now that Volkswagen has transitioned customers from the Golf to the Rabbit, apparently the company thought it was a… Read More

Boston.com's view

Sat May 29 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2004

2004 Volkswagen R32 With new VW, the point is fun These have not been the easiest of months for purveyors of The Peoples' Car. Volkswagen sales were down more than 10 percent last year, and in fact Hyundai, with sales… Read More

The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view

Sun Feb 29 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2004

This car is a wake-up call to all baby boomers. You know who you are. You were born sometime between 1946 and 1964; you've been buying SUVs like they are going out of style. And you probably wonder why they… Read More

washingtonpost.com's view

Thu Oct 09 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2003

Quality and Fun -- for all Ages 2004 Scion xA Among the silliest marketing practices is the worship of "youth" as a monolithic, chronological state of being. It's a delusional ritual that eschews national, regional, ethnic and other cultural differences.… Read More

The Detroit News's view

Wed Sep 24 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2003

When we drove the quirky little Scion xB a few months ago, we both fell in love with it and gave it high marks. One of the first offerings of Toyota's new youth brand, the xB was fresh and easy-to-use… Read More