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Subaru debuts limited-edition WRX STI Type RA and BRX tS for 2018

Are the Subaru WRX and BRZ just not edgy enough for you? Some unique badging and styling elements, not to mention a handful of performance-enhancing equipment, gets you the ultra-edgy, super-special Type RA and tS variants of these racetrack-ready rides.

 

The limited-edition 2018 Subaru WRX STI Type RA includes all sorts of treats, like a retuned ECU, revised third gear ratio, a short-throw shifter, stronger pistons, a rear double-wishbone suspension, Bilstein® dampers, a Brembo® brake system, and Monoblock six-piston front calipers and dual-piston rear calipers. It's all

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Fury Road Crosstrek takes the Baja 500 by storm

You might know Subaru for its rally-car hobby. And you definitely know the brand for its ultra-modern, ultra-rugged Crosstrek crossover SUV. Well, Subaru is inspired by both to embark on different kind of off-road adventure.

 

Subaru partnered with Grabowski Brothers Racing and Crawford Performance join in the fun. Don't even bother trying to pick out the extensively modified Crosstrek in the lineup of Baja 500 participants. Thanks to Crawford Performance, it's nearly unrecognizable from its stock sibling -- all for the sake of weight savings and traction, of course. However, this

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Subaru adds sophistication to 2018 Forester with 2.5i Black Edition

As a Subaru dealer serving Branford, Dan Perkins Subaru stocks a wide variety of sedans and SUVs to meet the diverse needs of our clientele. Some drivers are looking for a straight-laced economy car, capable of handling whatever Connecticut weather throws its way. Others are looking for something that's as sophisticated as it is sporty -- and that's where the new Subaru Forester comes into play.

 

Subaru is broadening its Forester horizons with an all-new packages. The upcoming 2018 Forester welcomes a 2.5i Black Edition Package to the family, and it blacks out many of the Forester's…

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How the 2017 Impreza is fueling Subaru sales

Subaru has been on a roll lately. Actually, a roll is putting is lightly. Subaru has been on the top of its game, closing out April 2017 with the best April sales in the history of the company. This is largely thanks to the fully redesigned 2017 Subaru Impreza.

 

April sales clocked in at a total of 52,368, a four percent increase over the same month last year. This is the 38th consecutive month of over 40K in vehicles sales. Most notably, Impreza sales increased 66.2 percent over the same month in 2016. The 2017 Impreza represents an…

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How Subaru expands upon a great thing with the eight-seater Ascent SUV

Subaru can finally meet your three-row needs. You'll want to keep an eye on the new Subaru showroom here at Dan Perkins Subaru because the brand will soon debut an eight-passenger vehicle worthy of your family-hauling needs and your technology desires.

 

The premier 2018 Subaru Ascent is 17 feet long and the largest vehicle the brand has ever created. Standard all-wheel drive, a cavernous cabin, Subaru's spotless reputation for safety and reliability -- what's not to love? It's underpinned by the Subaru Global Platform, which debuted in the 2017 Impreza. With high-quality materials and

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How Subaru enhances ruggedness, refinement of the Outback for 2018

Simply put, there isn't another Sport Utility Wagon quite like the Outback. This SUV-alternative pioneered the niche segment roughly two decades ago, and it continues to reset the bar for the versatile, capable, and reliable family-adventure vehicle. If you're considering investing in the Subaru Outback in Milford, now is a great time to start your search, as the upcoming 2018 Outback is slated to hit dealerships like Dan Perkins Subaru this summer.

 

This soon-to-be Outback made its official debut at the recent 2017 New York International Auto Show, sporting revised styling, features

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What's new for the upcoming 2018 Subaru Crosstrek?

Looking for a good reason to invest in a Subaru Crosstrek in Milford? This compact crossover has long held top ranks in its class, but even the best can be improved. That's why Subaru is trying out something new on this family-friendly adventure vehicle -- the Subaru Global Platform.

 

This all-new architecture was rolled out on the 2017 Impreza. As you may know, the Crosstrek is based on the Impreza compact car, so we're not surprised to hear that the upcoming 2018 Crosstrek adopts this new foundation as well. It makes for a stiffer body and a 40 percent…

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2017 Subaru Impreza awarded for superior safety

Safety has long been a top priority for Subaru, and the brand maintains its reputation for superior safety with the 2017 Subaru Impreza.

 

When equipped with Subaru EyeSight®, the 2017 Impreza received a Superior rating in front crash prevention from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Add LED Steering Responsive Headlights, and the Impreza receives the top IIHS 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award. This is particularly significant as it's the only small car to earn these top ratings.

 

The Impreza stands out from the compact-car crowd for so many reasons, including its standard

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2018 Subaru Crosstrek unveiled with Subaru Global Platform

First, it was the Impreza. Now it's the Subaru Crosstrek's turn to sport the brand's all-new architecture.

 

It makes sense that the Crosstrek is next, as it's based on the Impreza compact car. The upcoming 2018 Crosstrek made its debut at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show. Built on the all-new Subaru Global Platform, the 2018 Crosstrek offers enhanced body and chassis rigidity and strength. Handling is returned for improves responsiveness, and the upcoming Crosstrek offer more ride comfort than the outgoing model. It also welcomes more innovative safety and collision avoidance

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Subaru wins big with Kelley Blue Book's 2017 Best Resale Value awards

Kelley Blue Book has long been a trusted resources for vehicle valuation and auto information. That's why the Kelley Blue Book "Best Resale Value" awards are such coveted accolades -- and why we're pleased to announce that Subaru earned several of these for 2017.

 

The 2017 Best Resale Value recipients include the 2017 Subaru Impreza among compact cars, the 2017 Subaru Legacy among midsize cars, and the 2017 Subaru WRX among sporty compact cars. The WRX even cracked the top 10 overall. These awards are determined using projected retained value from the Kelley Blue Book Official Residual

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