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Real world every day people having fun with stock cars - the Lowly Legacy wagon dominated the night.

To bad American's can't get over the Marketing spin that Wagon SUV's are some how superior to proper Wagons. LOL

 

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If I lived in the low lands where it doesn't snow, I would agree with you. However, I only bought a Subaru because they make some of the best AWD cars, and sometimes I have to go through a couple of feet of unplowed snow. The difference in ground clearance is very valuable on those occasions, and worth the penalty the rest of the time.

If I didn't NEED AWD, I would have bought a Toyota.
 

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If I lived in the low lands where it doesn't snow, I would agree with you. However, I only bought a Subaru because they make some of the best AWD cars, and sometimes I have to go through a couple of feet of unplowed snow. The difference in ground clearance is very valuable on those occasions, and worth the penalty the rest of the time.

If I didn't NEED AWD, I would have bought a Toyota.


Legacy in the type of snow we get. 11yrs of that never got the legacy stuck. I find that people who have never had a legacy havent a clue what it takes to get one stuck.
 

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Agree 100% that the lift kit and plastic cladding were a marketing ploy which proved essential to Subaru's survival in the US market in late 1990s, and beyond. It was a huge success from the get-go (so much so that people were overwhelmingly choosing the 2.5 phase-I JunkMotor over the super-reliable 2.2).
 

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While I agree Legacy wagons are awesome, a gen-4 GT isn't exactly lowly.

Are you really winning when the competition is a 12 year old truck, a horrible excuse for a Monte-Carlo, and a LT1 Camaro? :p
 
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