Subaru’s U.S. factory hits two million mark

Tue, 02/08/2011

The Subaru factory in the United States, which includes Australian-specification Tribecas among its products, has now made more than two million cars since 1989.

Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. (SIA), reached the cumulative two million milestone on July 29, 2011, 22 years since the start of production with the Legacy (Liberty).

SIA added production of the Outback in 1995 and Tribeca in 2005. It has been supplying those models mainly to customers in North American markets.

SIA achieved a record annual production volume of 158,022 units (+90.8 per cent year-on-year basis) in 2010.

SIA employs 3,600 people and is located at Lafayette, Indiana.


Every Subaru sold in Australia features Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive and a horizontally opposed Boxer engine, standard Vehicle Dynamics Control electronic stability program, and a five-star rating for occupant safety from the independent Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP). The result - driving confidence.