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2020 Subaru Forester vs. Ford Escape: Which SUV’s Better?

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Two of the most popular small SUVs in America, the Subaru Forester and the Ford Escape, are in it to win it. They’re spacious. They’re off-road-ready. They’re great for families. But which one’s best for you?

To help you out, we've compared the 2020 Forster and Escape to help you determine which SUV to buy. Read onward, shopper.

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7 Spring Break Staycation Ideas Around Topeka, KS

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March is poking its cheerful head out, letting all you parents know that the kids need something to keep them occupied over spring break. Whatever shall you do? If you’re too busy or strapped for cash to plan an extravagant spring break out of town, you’ll have to settle for a staycation in Lawrence and Topeka.

What are we saying? Lawrence and Topeka are great places for a mini-vacation on spring break! Home to numerous museums (not the boring kind), zoos and parks, Douglas County and Shawnee County boil over with fun activities and things to do for…

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What’s the Best Subaru Model for Your Dog?

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As you research which new vehicle to buy, you’ll undoubtedly run through the “must have” checklist. Great fuel economy? Check. Heated seats? Check. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto? Check and check.

Wait—didn’t you forget someone else’s checklist? If you’re a new dog owner—rather, if you’re now owned by a dog—you have a whole different set of requirements for your next car or SUV. Is it spacious and easy to clean? Are there any safety features that protect him in the backseat? And there are tons of other factors to consider when deciding…

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2020 Subaru Legacy: Redesigned Yet Still a Stellar Value


It may be redesigned and all-new, but the 2020 Legacy undoubtedly shines with classic Subaru class. The extra refinement wasn’t necessarily warranted—everyone at our Lawrence Subaru dealership loved the 2019 Legacy—though we aren’t complaining.

And with just a 0.01% bump in base price over last year’s model, the all-new Legacy is still one of the best value buys in the segment. That practical MSRP jump is great for practical shoppers, as rival midsize sedans like the Honda Accord, Mazda6 and Toyota Camry are in a grind with Subaru’s Legacy for supremacy.
 
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Subaru EyeSight Overview: Driver-Assist Tech at its Finest

Offering what's perhaps the best peace of mind in the industry, Subaru vehicles with EyeSight systems have received the highest possible ratings for crash prevention. With nine models earning IIHS Top Safety Pick+ awards, Subaru has alerted the world that its EyeSight Driver Assist technology is here—and it's here to stay.

It's been proven to reduce the rate of rear-end collisions by up to 85%; but how exactly does this suite of innovative technology work? What better way to understand EyeSight than to set your eyes on some videos.

Like the Power Rangers, a series of…

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2020 Subaru Outback: Proof That Station Wagons Are Cool Again

Don’t call it a comeback. They’ve been here for years, rocking their peers, puttin’ suckers in fear. We’re obviously talking about station wagons, the once great champion of vacations. Having taken a backseat to SUVs and minivans for the better part of two decades, wagons like the beloved Subaru Outback are now all grown up, sleeker and sharper than their parents—and they’re seeking vengeance. (Hell hath no fury like a wagon scorned.)


Leading the nostalgic charge into the next era is the aforementioned Subaru Outback, the brand’s best-selling model. In its all-new 2020 form…

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10 Dealer Tips: How to Get the Best Deal on a New Car

There’s no magical cheat sheet to follow when buying a car, but there are certain -- *ahem* -- secrets to ensure you get the best deal on a new vehicle. What secrets, you ask? Allow the experts at McCarthy Subaru of Lawrence to dish the dirt. Here are 10 top-secret ways to guarantee your car-shopping experience goes smoothly – and concludes with more money in your pocket.

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10. Know Your Credit Score

Before you head to the car dealership – whether that’s our Lawrence Subaru dealership or another -- you’ll want to have an idea of what your credit looks like.

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