Recent recognition of Subaru vehicles:
- The 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX STI, Impreza 2.5i, and Forester 2.5X were named Best Bets by Cars.com.
- Subaru Impreza (non-turbo) and Forester were selected as suitable vehicles for young motorists by ConsumerReports.org®.
- Subaru Forester was named one of the Best Family Cars for 2009 by Parents magazine and Edmunds.com.
- The Kiplingers Personal Finance 2009 Car Buyers Guide chose the 2009 Subaru Forester as Best New Crossover in the Small Crossovers category.
- Truck Trend magazine selected the 2009 Subaru Forester as its SUV of the Year.
- The 2009 Forester also won the Best Small Utility Drivers Choice Award from the weekly television automotive magazine MotorWeek.