Subaru BRZ Production Version

November 29, 2011 at 10:07 am

The produciton version of the Subaru BRZ sports coupe has been unveiled for Tokyo Motor Show, showing a remarkably different car than the amazing STI concept. Apart from the looks though, the BRZ should be a very good sports car. The Horizontally-Opposed Boxer engine has inherent qualities of low center of gravity, lightweight, and compactness. These attributes are maximized by placing this engine even lower and closer to the center of the chassis. These factors contributed to BRZ’s low center of gravity -one of the lowest possible. The Subaru BRZ is a fun sports car that any driver can enjoy driving with peace of mind. Making full use of the design concept of the new-generation Boxer engine, the newly developed [...]

Subaru BRZ Details

November 17, 2011 at 5:51 pm

The wraps finally come off the Subaru BRZ as the car makes it debut at the Los Angeles Autoshow. And we have the first details of the car here. Based on an all-new rear-wheel drive (RWD) compact sports car developed from an ongoing joint-project between Subaru and Toyota Motor Corporation, the car utilizes a new boxer 2.0 liter engine that helps it achieve the lowest center of gravity. If you are wondering that’s the point of that, it will result in great handling, given the compact size of the car. Looks-wise, the car comes with a hexagonal lower front grille, hawk eye headlights and fin-shaped fog lamps make the front face instantly recognizable as Subaru. The STI-made lower front spoiler [...]