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Reasons Why Subaru Is Unique and Loved

The common brand name'Subaru ' is the Japanese name for the Pleiades star cluster or the "Seven Sisters" (one of whom tradition says is invisible – hence only six stars in the Subaru logo), which in turn inspires the logo and alludes to the companies that merged to create Fuji Heavy Industries.

In the logo, the big star represents Fuji Heavy Industries, whilst the other five smaller stars represent five companies, that merged to create and form the famous Fuji Heavy Industry.

The commonly known Subaru brand models are Forester, Outback, Legacy and Impreza. day, Subaru is best known as the automaker that builds popular models, like the Forester and Outback crossover SUVs, along with cars like the Legacy and Impreza.

Special aspect about the Subaru, is that is was the predecessor of a movement. Early on, it developed the AWD which is almost standard for SUVs at the moment. It produced competitive rally cars, which led to the creation of the explosive WRX.

What makes Subaru unique is that, it's the only automaker in the world to have a boxer engine, featuring in every one of its magnificent vehicles.

It's designed boxer engine, allows Subaru flat engine into Chassis, thus facilitating a lower center of gravity(COG).

It's famous unique sound which stands out, is an attribution to the Subaru boxer, which is an horizontally-opposed flat by design. Hence the part that promotes production of that sound. The 2.5 litre capacity makes use of what's known as unequal length header, thus sounds exactly like that. The header piping from cylinders one and three are of a different length than those from two and four.

Touring trim, the Ascent three-row SUV is the most expensive Subaru followed by the WRX STI.

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