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Subaru celebrates 50 years in the US with a gaggle of special editions

Subaru debuts 50th Anniversary Edition models for its entire lineup at the Chicago Auto Show.

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2018 marks Subaru's 50th year of being in the US.

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To celebrate, Subaru is releasing 50th Anniversary Edition versions of all of its models. 

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Subaru debuted the new limited-edition lineup at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show.

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A special Heritage Blue paint job is included on all of the limited-edition vehicles.

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For the interior, a special 50th anniversary log is embroidered into the seat backs. 

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Most models will have a limited production run of 1,050 units. 

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All of the 50th Anniversary Edition models are available now at Subaru dealers.

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Most 50th Anniversary Edition models will feature special wheel finishes with the exception of the BRZ.

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Satin chrome trim and 50th anniversary emblems will also be featured on the exterior.  

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Cabins also feature silver accent stitching and silver seatbelts.  

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To celebrate 50 years in the US, Subaru will release limited edition models of each vehicle in its 2018 lineup.

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The 50th Anniversary Edition models will feature exclusive exterior and interior touches.

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A new Heritage Blue paint color will cover each car.

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All models but the BRZ will ride on unique wheels.

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Production of Impreza, Legacy, Crosstrek, Forester and Outback will be limited to 1,050 units. 

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The 50th Anniversary Edition are based on high-trim levels of each model.

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A total of 1,050 units will be split between the WRX, WRX STI and BRZ.

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Subaru's new limited edition models are available in dealers now.

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