Hello everyone. I've been browsing the forum for about 3 weeks now and figured I'd make my first post. For the past 18 years I've been driving a 1991 Toyota 4x4. After over 330,000 kms I decided it was time for something new. I would have bought another Toyota in a heartbeat, but they just don't make anything I want. I don't like the looks of the 2005 and up trucks, and I couldn't find a 2003-2004 with low mileage. I knew that if I were to buy a car, it would have to be a hatchback for the dog and occasional camping trips etc. After looking at brand new Imprezas and Mazda 3's I still couldn't make up my mind. Then.....one day I saw a 2008 WRX advertised on used vic.com (local classified site). I knew instantly that this was to be my first Subaru and 2 days later, it was. Now I have alot of reading to do to learn how to best take care of and improve my car. I sure am happy I got this wrx instead of the impreza. Thanks to all of you for taking the time to post about your own experiences, as it is an invaluable resource for us newbies.
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