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The Crosstrek, which began life as a lifted Impreza hatchback in 2012, has turned into a sales workhorse for Subaru of America.
Subaru of America plans a plug-in hybrid version of the hot-selling Crosstrek subcompact crossover.
North America, long the earnings engine for Subaru, suddenly turned into a drag on global profits amid spiraling incentives due to increased crossover competition.
Subaru profits declined in the latest quarter amid steeper competition in the United States and falling sales at home where the company was engulfed in a faulty vehicle inspection scandal.
Production of the 2019 Subaru Ascent, Subaru of America's long-awaited three-row crossover, commenced Monday at the automaker's Indiana plant.
Front-crash prevention systems, better headlights and SUV design improvements are ways automakers can contribute to reducing pedestrian deaths, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said.
Subaru says it needs to reform its corporate culture "from the ground up" after admitting it faked fuel economy and emissions data on vehicles in Japan for at least five years.
The Subaru Crosstrek was the only model to post a sales gain for Subaru of America in what still was a record April for the automaker.
Subaru of America employees have begun moving into a new United States headquarters, with the majority of them set to start there on May 7.
The longtime director of corporate communications at Subaru of America, one of the hottest brands in the United States, has abruptly left the company.
March was Subaru of America's best monthly effort so far in 2018 thanks to the one-two punch Outback and Crosstrek.
How did Subaru approach the redesign of one of its key components in the Forester? By not being afraid.
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