Subaru is another Japanese automotive brand that’s gained icon status over the decades. This innovative automaker traces its roots back to 1915 when it started life as the Aircraft Research Laboratory. Subaru is also well-known for making most of its products in Japan.
Popular Subaru models include the Forester and the Outback. In addition to Subaru’s standard AWD, the two vehicles offer reliability and amenities galore. Neither the Forester nor the Outback spends much time sitting on dealer lots.