Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:01:12 GMT
Subaru's first — and smallest — car just made history in Japan
- Digital Trends
The WRX, the Outback, and the Forester all trace their roots back to the 360
, a tiny rear-engined car manufactured in Japan well before Subaru
became a household name all around the world. Recognizing its importance, the Japan Society of Mechanical ...
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 04:47:45 GMT
Subaru 360 designated an engineering heritage item in Japan
The Subaru 360
has been named a “mechanical engineering heritage item” by the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers. The organisation has been designating items since 2007 in an effort to recognise and keep alive this part of the country's cultural ...
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:36:33 GMT
Why is Subaru's “Ladybug” Getting All the Attention?
- Torque News
first mass-produced minicar and it's been preserved by Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI) manufacturer of Subaru
vehicles. It's been designated by the Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers (JSME) as a Mechanical Engineering Heritage item ...
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 10:19:00 GMT
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Wed, 23 Dec 2015 18:50:46 GMT
More than curiosity: Small cars inspire dedicated collectors
- Arizona Daily Star
The Subaru 360
has an overall length of 117.9 inches (about 9 3/4 feet), bumper to bumper. That's shorter than the wheelbase - axle to axle - dimensions of some modern cars. The sedan version weighs a mere 925 pounds depending on whether the 6.6 ...
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 10:45:25 GMT
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 01:05:51 GMT
Experience A Rally Race With Subaru's 360-degree Video
As many of you guys probably know by now, YouTube supports 360
-degree videos. Why this is important is because it is one of the key aspects of virtual reality, in which 360
-degree videos allow users to see all around them and basically experience the ...
Sun, 01 Nov 2015 22:36:46 GMT
Fri, 10 Jul 2015 13:13:53 GMT
Top 5 Weirdest Subarus of All Time
Available from the late 1950s until the early 1970s, the Subaru 360
was a micro city car. This alone isn't overly strange, but many of the details on the 360 were. The passenger doors were rear hinged and there was a floor-mounted fuel lever that ...