Used 2005 Subaru Baja Review

An interesting car-and-pickup blend that comes up a bit short in outright functionality.

what's new

New features this year include a 12-volt power outlet in the console, a net pocket on the rear seat back and pre-wiring for roof-mounted rally lights. The leather package now includes a hard bed cover.

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