Subaru Celebrates 50th With Special Editions
Subaru is marking its 50th anniversary in the U.S. market by offering limited edition versions of each model in its lineup. In addition to the restricted numbers, the commemorative trim includes an exclusive Heritage Blue paint scheme, satin chrome trim, a 50th anniversary emblem, unique alloy wheels on all except for the BRA, black upholstery with silver stitching and silver seatbelts. All the models will have the 50th anniversary logo embroidered on the front headrests and floor mats. All models except BRZ, WRX and STI will also get satin chrome caps on their outside rearview mirrors.
The rarest models will be the BRZ. Only 250 models will be built and it will be priced at $30,800. A total of 1,050 Crosstrek in 2.0i Limited trim will be built and it has an MSRP of $30,955. In the Forester lineup, there will be 800 2.5i Touring models priced at $34,305 and 250 2.0 XT Touring units at $37,305 each. Impreza will be more evenly split with 500 2.0i Limited sedans at $29,200 and 550 2.0i Limited hatchbacks at $29,700 each.
The midsize Legacy will be offered in 50th anniversary trim on 2.5i Limited and 3.6R Limited models with 800 of the former priced at $32,350 each and 250 of the latter at $34,700. Outback will have 800 of the 2.5i Limited trim at $32,350 and 250 of the higher line 3.6R Limited at $38,195. Finally, in the WRX, there will be 600 limited models at $36,355 and 200 of the WRX STI Limited at $42,055. All prices include destination charged.