Review: Refreshed Subaru Outback shows why the wagon on stilts is still thriving

Review: Refreshed Subaru Outback shows why the wagon on stilts is still thriving

The Outback has received a mid-cycle refresh for 2023 and will start at $32,695 for the basic trim.Jeremy Sinek/The Globe and Mail When Subaru first launched the Outback in the mid-1990s, it could have been described as a stopgap. At the time, the SUV revolution was gaining momentum, and Subaru had nothing to offer. By … Read more

Toyota offers to buy back recalled bZ4X fully electric SUV from customers

Toyota offers to buy back recalled bZ4X fully electric SUV from customers

The 2023 Toyota bZ4X in San Diego, Calif.Petrina Gentile/The Globe and Mail Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. is offering full refunds and incentives for the bZ4X, the automakers first all-electric vehicle, because of concerns over the wheels falling off. In June, Toyota recalled all the bZ4X that had been delivered worldwide – about 2,700 vehicles … Read more

The Average Electric Car Now Costs $54,000

The Average Electric Car Now Costs ,000

Photo: Christopher Furlong (Getty Images) The average cost of buying an electric car is now $10,000 more than purchasing a gas-powered vehicle, Japanese lawmakers want to cut targets for zero-emission vehicles, and the Hyundai Ioniq 5. All that and more in The Morning Shift for June 27, 2022. 1st Gear: The Average Cost of EVs … Read more