Top of Its Class: The Subaru Ascent

Subaru has a well-established reputation for manufacturing outstanding vehicles. These include the Subaru Ascent. The Subaru Ascent at the top of its class and one the most popular three-row SUVs on the market today.

The features on the Subaru Ascent set this dynamic SUV apart from the competition. The Subaru Ascent comes complete with a powerful direct-injection and turbocharged Subaru BOXER® engine. The engine effectively combines the power of turbocharging together with the efficiency of direct injection. The features on the Ascent also include a spacious interior. 

 

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Bring Back the Excitement With the New Subaru WRX

If you’ve never experienced a car that packs a powerful punch with the handling to back it up, you owe it to yourself to check out the new Subaru WRX. No other car in its class can perform like the WRX, and no other car can look this good while doing it.

Behind the impressive handling are an array of innovations like Vehicle Dynamics Control with Active Torque Vectoring. It works to reduce understeering, making the car’s response to tight corners a breeze by making the wheel easier to manipulate. The handling gets even better with the 

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Better Fuel Economy and Responsible Driving - Things to Know

Lithia Subaru of Oregon City believes that an informed driver is a better driver. Getting the maximum fuel economy from your vehicle has multiple benefits. It will save you money, and it's more environmentally responsible. Here are a few tips that will encourage fuel efficiency.

You should stick to the routine maintenance schedule for your vehicle. Making sure your fluid levels are right and tending to tire maintenance will put less stress on your vehicle. A finely tuned car is an efficient car. You should also avoid 

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Off-Roading Adventures

Someone starting out in the off-roading hobby will be happy to hear that they can start to learn more about the hobby from those already involved in it. They can join an off-roading club in their local community, or they can go onto some of the forums available online on the topic. Those who have been doing this hobby for a while will be sure to share the skills that they have with those who are just starting out.

While listening to what others have to say, don't forget to look at some of the national parks and other…

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Big Features Available On the Subaru Crosstrek Revealed

If you want a compact crossover SUV that can act like a big SUV, then you will want to check out the Subaru Crosstrek. This little SUV is a popular choice that is designed to do more. Check out what the Crosstrek has to offer.

The Crosstrek offers an immense cargo capacity rating of 121.6 cubic feet. Compare that to the Honda CH-R, Nissan Rogue Sport and the Hyundai Kona. The competition can't offer more than 118.9 cubic square feet. That means the Crosstrek can help you carry more gear wherever you want. The Crosstrek offers a…

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How Extreme Hot & Cold Affect Your Car Battery

Today's average car battery is built to meet vehicle demands for roughly four to seven years. During that time, many things can compromise your car battery's health. Extreme hot and cold are the main culprits. According to the experienced team members of our Lithia Subaru of Oregon City service department, here's why.

All About Electrolytes

Electrolytes in your car battery create and store electricity. It's this stored electricity that helps your engine turn over. When extreme cold sets in, your car battery's electrolytes become 

 

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Dimming Lights

If there is an issue with your battery, you'll usually see signs of the problem before there is a complete loss of power. One of the first signs you might notice is slow starting. While this could also be associated with a starter that's going out, a failing battery is usually the least expensive place to start when you visit Lithia Subaru of Oregon City.

Your lights might dim at random intervals while you're driving at night. This usually occurs when there is simply not enough power from your battery to handle all of the electrical components…

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Getting Your Belts & Hoses Checked On Your Vehicle

With our vehicles, it's easy to focus on the larger parts that affect how it operates. But, there are smaller areas that are also important in keeping your vehicle in good shape. For instance, the belts and hoses need to be routinely inspected and change. Here are the reasons why.

Belts
As the belts in your vehicle get older, the material gets harder and has an increased chance to break. When this happens, there is a chance your vehicle can shut off and no longer run.

Hoses
?Hoses have the responsibility of carrying fluids that can be extremely hot…

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Top Features of the Subaru BRZ

If you've seen the Subaru BRZ on the road, it is hard to pass up the sleek features of this popular sports coupe. This car is designed well and gives you the design features made for people who love to drive and the handling that is ready to hug the road.

One of the best ways to stay comfortable while you drive the Subaru BRZ is Subaru Starlink Multimedia. Enjoy voice-activated navigation and access to Sirius XM, Andriod Auto, and Apple CarPlay. You can also see all the pertinent information on the display that includes lap time and a…

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Go Above And Beyond With the Subaru Ascent

Wintertime brings a lot of difficulties. Between bad weather, bad roads, and no lack of things to do, it can be tough to get around. At Lithia Subaru of Oregon City, we understand how hard things can be when roads get bad. That's why this year, we're recommending families investigate the Subaru Ascent.

The Ascent is a three-row model that really puts the "utility" in SUV. Besides offering an impressive 153.5 cubic feet of interior space, the Ascent also brings power and agility to the table. It stands out from the competition in that it has standard…

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