Subaru takes slow lane for self-driving cars

While major automakers race to develop driverless cars, Subaru is taking a slower approach, saying its vehicles may be less advanced than its rivals' by 2020 as autonomous features remain costly for the buyers of Japan's smallest carmaker.

UPDATED: 6/2/17 12:22 am ET - adds details

Subaru may electrify its existing nameplates

Subaru is considering installing electric powertrains in current nameplates rather than designing an all-new electric vehicle, CEO Yasuyuki Yoshinaga said.

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