Subaru’s people-first approach to car-making is supported by the people behind our manufacturing.Our engineers are proud of their unmatched skill and high level of teamwork, and they bring to each and every car they build an uncompromising focus on quality. All this is to ensure that as many customers as possible appreciate the value of a Subaru.This group of irreplaceable engineers is where Subaru’s car-making starts.
A legacy of skill
The people behind Subaru’s quality
Engineers who can see the big picture
When learning the fundamentals of manufacturing, each Subaru engineer goes through a fixed rotation to help them become multiskilled workers with a deep understanding of the entire production process.
Passing on expertise
At the Subaru Technical School, we give engineers the opportunity to study technology, special skills and feeling to create a generation of experts with an even higher level of skill and know-how.
At Subaru, we are nurturing engineers who are proud of their ability to identify a problem from a sound or vibration alone. Honing our engineers’ human intuition and sharpening the senses is how Subaru maintains the ultimate quality of its products.
Subaru technology, Subaru production
The things only Subaru can do
The Subaru Boxer
To achieve a horizontally opposed engine with a low center of gravity, components need to be as compact as possible, and a short, thin-walled crankshaft is essential. This is where Subaru’s world-renowned manufacturing skills, including extreme precision machining and advanced finishing technology, really shine.
With micro-precision machining, Subaru has created a transmission that takes efficiency, strength and noise/vibration reduction to entirely new levels. Carefully adjusted assembly maximizes the already impressive performance obtained from precision production. This is the essence of Subaru technology that only Subaru can manufacture.
The world’s highest standard of quality
The DNA of an aircraft maker
Our beginnings as an aircraft maker mean the pursuit of all-around safety and optimal performance, all in the most compact package possible, is in our DNA. This heritage of craftsmanship can be felt in every corner of Subaru’s manufacturing plants.
Making plans, planning to make
Collaboration between the manufacturing and design departments from the very start allows Subaru to achieve high-quality, high-performance mass production.
At Subaru, engines and transmissions are all tested thoroughly, because some things can’t be measured with figures on a page. Confirming the quality of each component by hand allows us to offer our cars with confidence.