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08-23-2011, 01:02 AM
Filed under: Concept Cars (http://www.autoblog.com/category/conceptcars/), Frankfurt Motor Show (http://www.autoblog.com/category/frankfurt-auto-show/), Coupe (http://www.autoblog.com/category/coupes/), Subaru (http://www.autoblog.com/category/subaru/)

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WRX (http://www.autoblog.com/subaru/wrx/) drivers won't like hearing it, but Subaru (http://www.autoblog.com/subaru/) has got some catching up to do with Toyota (http://www.autoblog.com/toyota). While the latter has unveiled several concepts to preview its version of the rear-drive coupe the two are developing together, the former has yet to show us anything more than a frame (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/03/01/geneva-2011-subarus-rwd-sports-car-getting-2-0-liter-non-turbo/). But that's about to change.

At the rapidly approaching Frankfurt Motor Show (http://www.autoblog.com/frankfurt-auto-show/), Subaru will be unveiling a "technology concept" for its version of the sports car. And in announcing its plans, Fuji Heavy's automotive unit has revealed the car's name: BRZ.

The letters stand for Boxer Rear-drive Zenith, and will be worn on the concept called the BRZ Prologue. We're not quite sure what to expect, exactly, of a "technology concept," but hopefully, it'll give us a better idea of what we're looking at than what we've seen so far. Follow the jump (http://www.thesubaruforum.com/2011/08/22/subaru-names-its-coupe-brz-as-concept-heads-for-frankfurt/#continued) for the press release and follow the link (http://www.subaru-global.com/11frankfurt/teaser/) to the teaser site for more.Continue reading Subaru names its coupe BRZ as concept heads for Frankfurt (http://www.autoblog.com/2011/08/23/subaru-names-its-coupe-brz-as-concept-heads-for-frankfurt/)

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